Carneddau Environmental Conservation Apprenticeship

Location
Carneddau Landscape Partnerships Snowdonia National Park Authority, National Park Offices Penrhyndeudraeth LL48 6LF
Salary
National minimum wage
Posted
14 Apr 2021
Closes
23 Apr 2021
Ref
1120
Specialism
Other
Sector
Unspecified
Start Date
Ongoing
Duration
Undisclosed
About the apprenticeship

Duties

Assist members of the department with their work including the management and maintenance of the woodland estate owned or managed by the Snowdonia National Park Authority.
The post holder's key tasks will include:
Assist in forest and woodland management
Establish and protect woodland vegetations, hedgerows, and farmland vegetation.
Invasive Species Control and vegetation management.
Manage vegetation by coppicing, cutting, felling, spraying and thinning.
Working with children and young people during environmental activities
Prepare and operate power tools and attachments.
Help ensure that all equipment and vehicles are properly maintained
Constructing, maintaining and repairing fencing, hedging, walling and signs/way markers
Carry out habitat management for woodlands and grasslands.
Manage vegetation

Additional information

Ability to communicate in Welsh and English. Applicants with a moderate understanding of Welsh language are encouraged to apply provided they have a willingness to improve their Welsh language skills.

Requirements

Skills

Enthusiastic and self-motivated individual willing to learn
Ability to work individually and as part of a team
Good communication and people management skills

Valid driving licence
Reasonable level of fitness consummate with the role's duties and responsibilities

Willing to work outdoors in extreme weather and ground conditions

Qualifications

Pass grades in GCSE Maths and English

Language

Welsh Spoken Skills: No Welsh Written Skills: No

Course details

Training provider:
Coleg Cambria

Qualification:
City and Guilds Level 2 Certificate in Work-Based Environmental Conservation

About the employer

Carneddau Landscape Partnerships Snowdonia National Park Authority, National Park Offices

Penrhyndeudraeth
LL48 6LF

Disability confident

No

Please note that all apprenticeships are open to everyone. However, some organisations have worked to achieve Disability Confident accreditation. You should always apply for the apprenticeship you feel best suited to.

Interview arrangements

Send your CV and two page personal statement to carneddau@eryri.llyw.cymru

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