Full Time Airfield Wildlife Operative – RAF Coningsby

RAF Coningsby Airfield
48 hours per week

Established for nearly 30 years NBC Environment is one of the UK’s leading wildlife management companies. We are trusted by leading brands often selected to undertake more challenging and sensitive projects or projects with significant consequences. NBC has worked in some of the most diverse and challenging environments, including offshore, nuclear, rail, hospitals, housing associations and utilities to mention just a few. Our expertise is so recognised that we have worked on research and conservation projects with the likes of Bird Strike, Natural England, OPRED and the Scottish Natural Heritage.

We have a fantastic opportunity for an Airfield Wildlife Control Operator to join our excellent AWC. Operating from the fast jet RAF Coningsby airfield the successful candidate will provide 4 x 12 hour shifts per week protecting aircraft from bird strike hazards. As this airfield provides the nations quick response jets it operates 24/7 so applicants should expect weekend and night time working.

What you'll be doing:

Your primary duty will be to patrol the airfield and surrounding infrastructure in order to deter wildlife from the active surfaces and airspace.

What we offer:

A unique opportunity to work in an interesting environment doing an important and satisfying role.

NBC Environment will invest in every employee to ensure that you become the best you can be and desire that your experience with the company delivers you.

Staff welfare is a high priority and we recognise our peoples circumstances can change which can in turn effect their performance. When we employ a candidate we make a commitment , this is the start of a partnership that we hope will be very successful for many years and as such we will seek to support our people where we can with such things as flexible working, sabbaticals and interest free loans.

Our people are encouraged to communicate any issues that may be effecting them be it in their private or professional lives and NBC have many channels to assist this such as the “Employee assist program” through Peninsula the “we are listening surveys” and staff welfare committee.

Who are we looking for?

The candidate will enjoy working outdoors and have a disciplined approach tasks able to work without direct supervision. They will have some, but not necessarily all, of the following before joining:

How we work:

We are an ethical business with strong values with a culture where individuals differences are respected. We are careful who we admit into our teams however those that are we fully commit to and support to ensure our relationship is long and positive.


 Team Leader : £10.10 p.h. x 180 hours per month = £21,816

AWC Operative : £9.50 p.h. x 180 hours per month = £20,520


20 days plus public holidays.

Other benefits include

Employee assist program


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