Careers

We are always delighted to hear from exceptional candidates that would like to work with us.  If you would like to contact us, please email Gill Hastings gill.hastings@elveden.com


Vacancies on the Estate

Hedging Nursery Production Assistant

Elveden Instant Hedging are looking for someone with commercial horticultural experience to join our experienced team here on the Elveden Estate.  You would report to our Nursery Manager.

Requirements

  • Well motivated, hardworking and prepared to work in all weathers
  • Experienced in pesticide application – (PA1 and PA6 are minimum requirements)
  • A good understanding of horticulture and plant care
  • A basic understanding of horticultural irrigation systems
  • A clean driving licence
  • Experience working with tractors and telehandlers advantageous but not essential

Key duties

  • Nursery maintenance
  • Planting and maintaining our hedging
  • Pesticide and fertilizer applications
  • Lifting and loading hedges for delivery

This is a full-time permanent position working 40 hours per week, predominantly Monday to Friday. However, due to the nature of the business you will need to be flexible and able to work weekends and bank holiday as required. We offer an attractive package with remuneration in line with experience.

 

To apply for this role please send you CV to Guy Warren by email guy.warren@elveden.com

 

 

Forestry Worker

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and self-motivated person to join our forestry department

Requirements

  • Well motivated, hardworking and prepared to work in all weathers
  • Experienced chainsaw operator (CS30,31,32 are minimum requirements)
  • Willingness to work unsociable hours including weekends when required
  • Prepared to work away from home
  • Experienced in pesticide application – (PA1 and PA6 are minimum requirements)
  • Experience with agri-based forwarders advantageous but not essential
  • Basic tree survey and inspection training desirable but not essential

Key duties

  • Thinning, firewood, planting and spraying
  • Estate maintenance
  • Involvement with display and retail Christmas tree harvesting and supply

This is a full-time permanent position working 40 hours per week, predominantly Monday to Friday. However, due to the nature of the business you will need to be flexible and able to work weekends and bank holiday as required. We offer an attractive package with remuneration in line with experience.

 

To apply for this role please send you CV to Tim Handford by email tim.handford@elveden.com

 

 

Vacancies at the Elveden Inn

The Elveden Inn is seeking experienced Front of House team members – with the WOW factor! Duties will include all aspects of customer service – table waiting, drinks and bar service, greeting and seating and anything that is required to ensure our guests have the excellent and fun experience they expect. Previous experience is advantageous but full training will be given to the right candidates. Essential qualities include personality, flexibility, team player, reliability and a genuine desire to work hard, have fun and take advantage of what is a great long term career opportunities. Only those with passion for people and exceptional service need apply! Immediate start available – exceeds national minimum wage.

Email a letter of application and CV to Nick Maitland, General Manager: nick.maitland@elvedeninn.com

 

Kitchen Porter

Exceptionally high standard of work required for this very busy country Inn, keen attention to detail is a must.

This is a very diverse position that is integral to the running of the business.

You will be working as part of the kitchen team.

Hours 30-40 5 days per week.

Dedication to be the best you can be is a fundamental requirement of this position.

-Ensure basic cleaning jobs are carried out as quickly as possible.

-Collect and wash up pots and pans.

-Clean food preparation areas and equipment, in addition to crockery and cutlery.

-Unload food and equipment deliveries.

-Keep the storeroom organised.

-Keep work surfaces, walls and floors clean and sanitised.

Email a letter of application and CV to Nick Maitland, General Manager: nick.maitland@elvedeninn.com

 

Vacancies at The Courtyard