Please note: We are not currently recruiting for this role.

What age is this suitable for?

  • Suitable for age 18 and over


  • To cross cut timber with a chainsaw (additional responsibility)
  • Operate log splitter
  • Store logs
  • Produce kindling
  • Bag logs
  • Deliver logs

You will need to show

  • Willingness to follow instructions
  • Ability to work well as part of a group
  • Compliance with health and safety procedures
  • Lots of enthusiasm

What’s in it for you?

  • Opportunity to gain new skills, experience and knowledge
  • Enhance your CV
  • Chance to meet new people and make new friends
  • Chance to use existing skills and knowledge

We will provide

  • Any Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) required
  • Safety information and equipment as required
  • On the job training from Gary Mason
  • Opportunities to gain new skills and experience
  • Refreshments

Training (Optional)

  • Drive NPT vehicles
  • Log splitter (In house or Lantra training)
  • Chainsaw (Lantra)
  • First Aid

 You will need to wear

  • Appropriate clothing & Personal Protective Equipment (including steel toe cap boots)

Who would the role suit?

  • People who enjoy practical outdoor work and working as part of a team
  • People able to commit regularly and over the medium term


Thursday either half day AM or PM

Next step

If you have previous or current experience of using a chainsaw and/or existing or expired certificates, please let us know. Please also let us know if you have a current First Aid certificate.

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