Handyman - Newport Wetlands

Posted:
Wednesday 2 January 2008
Vacancy type:
Practical conservation
Location:
Newport Wetlands Env'l Education & Visitor Centre

What we're looking for

Newport Wetlands Visitor Centre needs to be maintained to the highest standards. We need someone with practical experience in D.I.Y to assist us with day to day light maintenance.

The skills you need

Enthusiasm and an interest in conservation are essential. A good level of fitness is essential and DIY skills to help carry out minor repairs and maintenence. You will need an up-to-date tetanus injection and to enjoy working in a team.

Your time

Minimum:
Flexible - but 1 day per week desirable
Duration:
Ongoing
Period:
All year round

What's in it for you?

To work as part of the reserve team and learn more about the reserve. The opportunity to build up skills. This is an excellent chance to make a genuine contribution to wildlife conservation. You will gain a valuable insight into the workings of Europe's largest conservation charity.

How to apply

Contact

Steve Jones, Newport Wetlands Env'l Education & Visitor Centre
Tel: 01633 636363
Email: Steve.Jones1@rspb.org.uk

Notes

Appropriate training will be provided and expenses will be re-imbursed where necessary. The RSPB is the UK charity working to secure a healthy environment for birds and wildlife, helping to create a better world for all of us. We belong to BirdLife International, the global partnership of bird conservation organisations. Your time and skills could make a real difference to the work of the RSPB and it would be great if you could join us.

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