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Trainee Land Management Projects Officer
  • Employer: Hertfordshire County Council
  • Reference: HCC16226
  • Published: Tue 30/03/2021, 16:52 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 18/04/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £20,000 - £29,999
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Countywide, Hertfordshire

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Trainee Land Management Projects Officer

Job Title: Trainee Land Management Projects Officer
Location: Countywide
Salary Range: £20,903 progressing to £25,481 per annum
Hours: 37 per week
Contract: Fixed term until 31/03/2023 

Job Duties:

An exciting opportunity has become available for a recent environmental graduate to join our successful Countryside Management Team. By joining us you will gain valuable experience, working in an interesting and varied role and will receive support to develop your portfolio of skills and experience in a dynamic, supportive environment.

About you:

  • Graduate calibre candidate looking to develop expertise and competence in land management
  • Able to demonstrate a commitment to a career in countryside management, greenspace development or delivery of green infrastructure
  • Able to work in an organised and professional manner, assimilate information from more experienced colleagues and develop skills quickly to make a meaningful contribution
  • Excellent IT literacy skills
  • Access to a vehicle and ability to travel across the county is essential

About us:

We work in partnership with landowners, communities and other local authorities to develop projects that enhance the environment for people and wildlife and to manage our access network. Our current project portfolio includes a considerable range of work across a number of key sites and habitats including: woodland management at a range of scales, heathland restoration in Hertfordshire’s only NNR, chalk river restoration and developing old railway lines as non-motorised transport routes. We also provide opportunities for informal recreation through leading events and guided walks, promoting routes linking towns and the countryside and devising site-based leaflets and interpretation.

To find out more or discuss this stimulating, varied and worthwhile challenge, please visit our:

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Apply now online at quoting reference HCC

Closing Date: 18th April 2021
Interview Date: W/C 3rd May 2021

For an informal discussion and more information please contact: Andrew Taylor on 01992 556063.

Benefits of Working for HCC:

  • Flexible Working Arrangements (depending on the role)
  • Excellent Career Development
  • Salary Exchange for Additional Benefits
  • Excellent Pension Scheme with Employer Contributions
  • Shopping Discounts
  • Support Groups & Wellbeing Schemes