Grounds Assistant – Full-time

We are offering an exciting opportunity for a full-time Grounds Assistant to join the Birdworld Team.

Set within 26 acres of beautiful landscaped gardens, Birdworld is one of the largest bird parks in the country and is home to a diverse collection of species.

Supporting the Grounds Team Leader, the Grounds Assistant will be responsible for all aspects of grounds maintenance and upkeep. The successful applicant would need to be very practical, hardworking, and enjoy working in a public environment. Experience with garden machinery is beneficial.

This wide ranging and very hands-on role will work as part of a small team which oversees all areas of the Birdworld grounds and facilities. The role is involved with the following tasks and duties.

– Mowing and strimming
– Hedge cutting
– Car parking
– Paths, bins, litter and general tidiness
– Fencing
– Waste management and recycling streams
– Other general maintenance duties
– Cleaning of visitor facilities

(This job description outlines the main duties of the role and within reason is not exhaustive.)

This vacancy is a full-time position.

Please email any questions on this role to

Please apply as soon as possible, we reserve the right to close recruitment once we have found the right candidate.