Carpenter - RSPB Dungeness nature reserve

Do you know your way around a bit of timber? We are looking for someone to help us with some carpentry work on reserve to keep it looking great from sign frames to viewing hides

Wednesday 25 November 2020
Vacancy type:
Office and administration, Practical conservation

What we're looking for

SPB Dungeness nature reserve is a wonderful setting to volunteer, set back from the sea, boasting mile after mile of open shingle, fresh water pits, wet grassland and stunning wildflower meadows. Volunteers are an essential part of our overall workforce who directly contribute to the vital conservation work at Dungeness. We're looking for a volunteer with knowledge and experience of timber to help with the ongoing maintenance of key visitor infrastructure and signage on the reserve.

The skills you need

Knowledge and experience of working with a variety of timber and a eye for detail to ensure everything is as good as it can be.

Your time

1 day per week
All year round

What's in it for you?

An opportunity to put your skills to use and make a real difference to the smooth running of Dungeness nature reserve, along with meeting new people, staff and volunteers alike. The RSPB is an active and exciting conservation charity, the largest in Europe!

How to apply


Craig Edwards, Dungeness
Tel: 01797 320588


Appropriate training will be provided and out of pocket travel expenses will be reimbursed. 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.

Reference number 9278