We are delighted to announce that, thanks to grants from the Prince's Countryside Fund and Scottish Forestry, we are setting up a sawmill at Tiroran Community Forest, and are recruiting for a forestry worker to operate it!
We are looking for someone with relevant forestry and/or sawmill experience, and a strong community focus.
Initially the post is for two days a week and on a one-year contract. However, it is hoped that, with the success of the sawmill, more hours and a permanent contract could be offered in time. Starting salary of £24,960 per annum pro rata, (£9,984 0.4 FTE). It is very likely that some additional hours will be available carrying out a range of tasks within the forest.
If you think you have the skills, experience and drive to make a success of this post, SWMID would welcome the opportunity to hear from you!
You can download the job description by clicking the link below.
If you wish to apply, please fill in the online application form by clicking the link.
If you would prefer to fill in a Word version of the form or have any other queries relating to the position, please contact our Community Forester, Philip Yielder, using the link!
The closing date for applications is midnight on Sunday 2nd October.