Maintenance, Countryman Job

Location South East England, UK
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Handyperson
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £35,000-£40,000 GPA
Job Number  49403
Created 13 August 2018

Maintenance, Countryman Job



A fully staffed Private Estate in Oxfordshire is looking for a well-presented Countryman who has a full clean driving licence and is a knowledgeable Handyman.


The ideal candidate must have experience in game shooting, general maintenance and enthusiasm for cars and motor vehicles.


Previous experience in similar roles and knowledge of the countryside is a must. This role may suit someone with an ex-military background.


Duties to include but not limited to.


  • Driving the Principals and guests

  • Maintaining vehicles including bikes and quads 

  • Loading on shooting days

  • General day to day maintenance of the grounds and property

  • Cleaning and care of swimming pool.



Shoot Season

Shoot Season at the Estate runs from October to February, during which the Principal hosts approximately 8 couples per week from Sunday – Tuesday afternoon. An experienced Head Keeper leads each day. The role will be to support the family’s usual requirements at the beginning and end of each shoot day. You will also work off-site on shoot days and be expected to travel and work with flexibility



Candidate Experience

Candidates will require previous experience of a similar role.

  • Candidates should have a neat and polished appearance.

  • Must exercise discretion and maintain confidentiality at all times.

  • Must have a valid driver’s license with clean driving record.

  • Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK

  • Shotgun & Firearms License preferred


Start date - ASAP

Accommodation is not provided (this position is live out)

Salary £35-40k

Job Reference number - 49403

Responsible consultant Laura Reeves

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