Part-time Vacancy: Town Ranger

Buckfastleigh Town Council Town Ranger – A local person helping with local problems

Job Advertisement

An exciting opportunity to provide a part-time service for Buckfastleigh to tackle all those annoying little jobs that never seem to get done such as cleaning street signs, removing graffiti, cutting back overgrown vegetation on public land, carrying out litter picks and clearing the leaves and debris from drains. The Town Ranger will also be a key member of the Volunteer Emergency Response Team and assist with community events such as the Christmas Fair.

The Town Ranger with be provided with training as and when required, protective clothing and a variety of equipment so that a wide range of minor works can be carried out effectively and efficiently that will complement the responsibilities of other statutory authorities.

The Town Ranger will be expected to act as an ambassador to the town and the Council and will be required to work outdoors in all seasons, be self-motivated with a positive “can do” attitude, be friendly and approachable, enjoy meeting and working with the public and have a good level of practical skills.

Rate of pay – £10.00 per hour

No of hours – 10 per week with occasional and weekend work as required

Holiday entitlement – 42 hours paid leave plus Bank Holidays

Pension – voluntary contribution to a workplace pension

Please send an up to date CV with a covering letter to Judith Hart, the Town Clerk at Buckfastleigh Town Council, Town Hall, Bossell Road, Buckfastleigh, TQ11 0DD, email For further details and a job description contact Judith on 07904033616 or email: Closing date 4.00pm Friday 22nd January 2021. Appointment will be subject to a full driving licence.