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Logistics Assistant

Pay: £17,000 pro-rata
Job Type: Activity staff/Resort Rep, Care work/social work,....
Location: Northampton Northampton United Kingdom
Category: Gap/Temp And Parttime/Holiday
Available from: Apr 2019
Finishes on: Oct 2019
Type of work: Full Time, Outdoor , Evening Work, Daytime Work
Job reference: E02759731
Adventure, Childcare/Care Work, Education, Entertainment, Transport/Logistics, Travel/Tourism 2019-01-14 2019-05-31

Job Description

An Important Part of The Bushcraft Company’s Operations Team is the Estate Logistical Operation Teams. Within these teams we have our Logistics Assistants which we are looking to recruit for our 2019 Season. Our Logistics Assistants provide a crucial support link between the Estate Managers and the Camp Teams.

A large part of the role involves driving a variety of vehicles on and off the road, so a full driving licence is a must and held for a minimum of 1 years experience as well as previous experience driving vans and towing is desired but not essential.

Some responsibilities include:

  • Movement of inbound and outbound food, equipment and customer luggage

  • Light maintenance of company vehicles as well as routine checks

  • Customer Transfers between pre-determined locations

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who enjoys working outdoors, driving vehicles on and off road, has a keen eye for detail and who is able to work off their own initiative when required.

It is important that the applicant is eager to learn new skills as full training in off road driving, towing trailers off road and first aid is provided. A multitude of other inhouse training courses are available such as; safeguarding, manual handling, COSHH and more.

A free camping pitch will be provided at one of our UK Woodland Locations for the term of your employment.

The Bushcraft Company are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and other third parties to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment background checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.

Rates of Pay: £17,000 pro-rata

Positions available at:

Blenheim Palace, Boughton Woods, Castle Howard, Cholmondeley Castle, Cornbury Park, Cuffley Camp, Knebworth House, Penshurst Place and West Dean College

Closing date: 11.04.19

Training Date: 22nd - 25th April

Available Start Date: 28th April

Selection & Appointment Process: Candidates will be required to complete The Bushcraft Company pre-camp training programme. All appointments are subject to satisfactory training attendance, references and enhanced DBS Status.


  • Full training is provided for all of our roles, no bushcraft experience is required.
    Full UK drivers licence with a minimum of 1 years experience

  • You must be eligible to work in the UK
  • You must have a UK driving licence
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