Live Out or Live In Estate Hand/Groundsman Job

Location UK, South East England, Surrey
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Estate / Property Manager
Job Type Permanent
Employment Type Full-time
Salary £30,000. - £35,000. GPA
Job Number  100599
Created 10 May 2022

Live Out or Live In Estate Hand / Groundsman Job near Farnham , Surrey

A large 180-acre Equestrian Estate near Farnham in Surrey, are looking for an experienced Estate Hand / Groundsman to join their team.

You will be responsible for managing the following:

  • Manage fields and woodland on the Estate
  • Carrying out general outdoor maintenance (with scope to take on broader responsibility for coordination of maintenance activity on the Estate)
  • Manage and maintain paddocks/fields, fences, hedges and woodland 
  • Manage meadows for production of hay etc
  • General (light) maintenance on the estate including fencing, drains, pathways/roadways, outbuildings, stables etc
  • Coordination of external contractors for larger tasks

Qualifications:

  • Proficient and qualified in operating light agricultural machinery - tractor, mowing, rolling, harrowing, hedge cutting, trailer towing, clearing of muck heap etc 
  • Qualified in use of a chain saw for light woodland management
  • Agricultural qualifications e.g. in pesticide use etc. an advantage

It is essential you hold a full, clean, driving license - as you may be called upon to do some occasional driving duties 

Accommodation: Two bed cottage on the Estate      

Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 GPA

Start date: ASAP

Working Week – Monday to Friday 

Vacancy Number: 100599

Consultant to Contact: Aaron Lebon aaron@greycoatlumleys.co.uk

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