DUNECHT ESTATES - EDINGLASSIE ESTATE – BEAT KEEPER
Beat Keeper required for consistently successful driven grouse moor on a 15,000 acre estate on Donside, Aberdeenshire.
Enthusiastic experienced beat keeper required to join team of four. This is an exciting opportunity and applicants should have experience in grouse moor management, strong self-motivation and a modern, professional approach.
Applications with CV to Emily Telford, Estates Office, Dunecht, Westhill AB32 7AW or by email to email@example.com
For job description contact Emily Telford on 01330 860223 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Fasque Estate - Pheasant Keepers
Fasque Estate, Fettercairn are looking for 2 Full time Experienced Pheasant Keepers to join our team, must have a minimum of 5-6 years experience.
We are offering a very good package for the right candidate.
Please forward CV’s to email@example.com alternatively call The Head Keeper on 07714409121
GROUSE BEAT KEEPER REQUIRED - PITMAIN ESTATE
Pitmain Estate, Kingussie is looking for an experienced full time beat keeper.
The successful applicant will be a key member of the team. A minimum of 3 years’ experience in the management of grouse is essential with deer experience advantageous.
Good career prospects, salary package and house available for the right candidate. Driving license and shotgun/rifle licenses essential.
Please apply in writing with references to:
Alix Whitaker, Savills, Earn House, Broxden Business Park, Perth, PH1 1RA, Tel: 01738 477 507, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Invercauld Home Beat-Woodland Stalker/Grouse Beat Keeper
We are wishing to fill an exciting new position on the Home and Corndavon Beats of Invercauld Estate which are managed for the sustainable production of grouse and red and roe deer stalking.
The role is for an individual who will be involved in managing a woodland deer population for sport and protection of young woodland and also for looking after a beat of the grouse moor. The individual will be required to be flexible, working in all aspects of keepering, and willing to work as part of a team but also capable of working on their own.
Applicants for the position must be able to demonstrate considerable expertise in stalking both red and roe deer in both woodland and hill environments. Experience in trapping and snaring is also essential along with a good understanding of grouse moor management.
An excellent package will be provided including a competitive salary, accommodation, use of a suitable 4x4 vehicle and dog and heating allowances.
Apply in writing or e-mail including CV to:
The Estate Manager, Invercauld Estate Office, Braemar, Ballater AB35 5TW
STRATHMORE ESTATES - BEAT KEEPER REQUIRED
Strathmore Estates, Glamis is looking for an experienced, energetic and highly skilled gamekeeper to work as part of the team delivering world class sport and environmental management.
The job will involve running a beat keeper on a low ground shoot, vermin control, deer management, working as part of a team and contributing widely to the Estate.
The position will be available from March 2018 in time for the 2018 season.
The package includes: excellent remuneration, a house, pension scheme and extras.
A full job specification is available on request. Please forward your application – to include a CV and a covering letter – by post or email to: William Inglis MRICS, Strathmore Estates, Glamis, Angus DD8 1RJ or email email@example.com
Closing date for applications is 28th February 2018.
Experienced Single handed Pheasant keeper – Flichity Estates, Farr
The shooting estate is spread over approximately 1’500 acres with a mixture of woodland, grazing fields, and rough hill ground.
Outline of Key Responsibilities
To cover all game keeping aspects of running a successful pheasant shoot and producing quality shoot days for private and letting purposes.
To help with other estate matters as and when required or instructed.
Maintain a high quality of cleanliness and good housekeeping in all areas of the estate and shoot.
To assist with the transport of family members and guests e.g. airport runs etc.
To help from time to time with the care of family pets, when required.
To occasionally accompany/load/pick-up for any members of the family as and when needed.
You may also be required to undertake additional tasks or duties from time to time as necessary to meet the needs of the business
The successful candidate will possess the following skills:
Possess a high standard of game keeping skills with good track records of employment
Excellent timekeeping, flexibility and attention to detail
Must work well as part of a team and be able to liaise well with other estate staff and others on the estate
The ability to communicate well with the owners and Estate Manager
Ability to work unsupervised and on own initiative
Excellent levels of health and fitness and a positive disposition
Take pride in their work
Discretion at all times and a respectful attitude towards the Principals and their property
Clean driving licence
Candidates should also be experienced in using and maintaining a range of machinery.
Accommodation: Live-in 2 bedroom detached cottage with Kennels and outbuilding and garden
Please apply in writing with a C.V accompanied to Ben Linington firstname.lastname@example.org
BEAT/UNDER KEEPER - DOUGARIE ESTATE, ISLE OF ARRAN
We require a Beat/Under Keeper to start in the Spring of 2018 to assist the current team on a traditional sporting estate covering 25,000 acres of the North-West corner of the Isle of Arran. A dynamic, ambitious applicant is required, with plenty of drive, energy and a passion for field sports to aid with the continued development of the game shooting department. Applicants should have experience of the management of pheasant/partridge/grouse and deer (DMQ1 required). A minimum of 3 years experience in a similar role is mandatory post college qualification. A competitive package will be offered including accommodation, the use of an estate vehicle and dog/heating allowances.
Please apply in writing with references to: The Estate Office at email@example.com
Seasonal or Temporary Estate Work - Position Wanted
Available for estate, keepering, caretaking or lodge work - 61 year old Englishman with experience of eight stag seasons and one hind season on five different highland estates as ponyman, walking ghillie, Argo/quad/Hagglunds driver. Some grouse and shepherding experience. Full driving licence (& 7.5 ton & trailer), DSC1, FAC, shotgun, LANTRA Argo ticket, RYA Powerboat 2, Food Safety 2, Emergency First Aid at Work. Also, maintenance, lodge, kitchen, housekeeping and bar work experience. Excellent communication and customer facing skills. Any employment in the highlands with self-contained accommodation considered. For a full CV, references and/or further information please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Experienced Stalker/Pest Controller/Shepherd - Position Wanted
For more information or CV please contact SGA Office