Salhouse Broad Blog
We are pleased to announce that we are currently recruiting for a Seasonal Ranger for the 2022 season.
The job description is as follows...
• To assist the Head Ranger with the operation of all activities in the Broad
• This includes, but is not limited to:
o Collecting mooring fees
o Hiring canoes and kayaks, including giving safety briefs, fitting buoyancy aids, launching canoes, cleaning canoes and filling out paperwork
o Using an online booking system to check people in for canoes / kayaks / campsite.
o Monitoring the campsite, including selling firewood and keeping the facilities clean.
o Collecting mooring fees (using a boat to collect the river mooring fees)
o Operating the rescue boat for canoes and kayaks (Powerboat Level 2 an advantage, otherwise training will be given).
o Taking payments, issuing receipts and handling money
• General maintenance of the Broad, including
o Minor repairs
o Keeping paths clear of vegetation
o Collecting litter, emptying bins and dog waste bins
o Keeping the whole site clean and tidy, including cleaning toilets
o Ensuring all health and safety standards are met, by being aware of:
Trip / slip hazards
Tree and water hazards
• Abiding by all health and safety policies, and Salhouse Broad policies
o Being aware of Risk Assessments, Lone Worker Policies, Emergency Plans, and any other documentation regarding health and safety
o Acting as a Buddy to Lone Workers
o Keep records of daily and weekly checks, and record any incidents
• Assisting in conservation and supervising volunteers when necessary
• Take bookings and answer inquiries over the phone
• Any other jobs given you by the Ranger on Duty / Manager
The applicant must be a great team worker, but be happy working alone and on own initiative. Experience a plus, but a keen interest and desire to learn is enough. Must be available April to end of October, able to work weekends and available for 3 -4 days per week (more so at the beginning and end of the season). The position meets national minimum wage.
If you are interested, please e-mail your CV and covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org