Horticulturist – Projects Job at Chester Zoo – in Chester
The ideal candidate will have:
Arboriculture experience – CS 38 tree climbing and aerial rescue CS 39, and CS31
A minimum of NVQ Level 2 in Horticulture is desirable, and proven practical horticultural experience
Experience operating a wide range of horticultural machinery and equipment efficiently and safely
Excellent communications skills to engage with our visitors
Full driving licence valid in the UK
PA1 and PA6 spraying certificates
An understanding of environmental and conservation issues and a passion for wildlife
Hours of work are 40 hours per week, worked 10 days out of 14, including weekends and Bank holidays as rostered.
The salary is £21,934.33 per annum and in addition we offer a range of amazing benefits which can be found at http://www.chesterzoo.org/footer/careers/working-at-chester-zoo.
To apply for this position, please go to http://www.chesterzoo.org/careers and click apply now to provide your current CV and complete the application form highlighting your skills and experience including why you believe you should be considered for our Horticulturist role.
Company: Chester Zoo –
Company Location: Chester