Maintenance Volunteer

At WWT we shape unforgettable experiences. Castle Espie has an amazing living collection, grounds and reserve. It has a lot of infrastructure which requires regular maintenance. By volunteering your time with this small group you will be helping to ensure that Castle Espies grounds are maintained to the highest standards for our visitors. We use resources creatively to maximum effect which is why we need enthusiastic and hardworking people to help with these projects.

What will you be doing?

  • Assisting with construction and maintenance work, as well as carrying out simple tasks unsupervised following suitable training.
  • Maintaining hides.
  • Repairing fences and paths.
  • Cleaning windows
  • Carrying out minor horticultural work.
  • Carrying out Health & Safety checks.
  • Painting and treating timber fences, picnic benches, seats, hides etc.

Who are we looking for?

  • Practical DIY experience is essential.
  • A reasonable level of fitness is necessary.
  • Willing to work in all weathers.
  • Ability to work as part of a team or alone as required.

How to Apply

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Key Information






Part Time


Entry Level


Biodiversity, Biology, Climate Change, Conservation, Countryside & Land Management, Ecology, Education, Environment, Nature & Wildlife, Sustainability, Workshop & Practical Skills


Castle Espie, United Kingdom

Application Deadline:

Not specified, apply soon.

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