Harper Adams University

Harper Adams University

Estates Administrator (Full Time, Fixed Term up to 12 months in duration)

Estates Administrator (Full Time, Fixed Term up to 12 months in duration) Estates & Facilities Location: Newport, Shropshire TF10 8NB

Salary: £23,144 to £24,248 per annum The point of entry will be dependent upon relevant qualifications and experience Post Type: Full Time Contract Type: Fixed Term - Up to 12 months in duration Closing Date: 23.59 hours BST on Monday 27 May 2024 Reference: WJ-1446

Harper Adams University are looking for an Estates Administrator who will provide administrative support to the Estates Maintenance Team, along with a varied range of services to other Departments within the University.

We are looking for an efficient, professional and customer focused individual who can build good working relationships, with outside visitors, contractors, and suppliers whilst being able to balance multiple priorities and demands.

The following qualifications are desirable;

First Aid Certificate

Fire Warden

Fire Safety certificate

Asbestos awareness certificate,

Full training will be provided to the successful candidate as appropriate.

If you have any queries or questions or for an informal discussion, please contact Wayne Jones via e-mail [email protected]

Should you require any adjustments to complete your application for this role then please contact [email protected]

If you do not yet have the right to work in the UK and/or are seeking sponsorship for a Skilled Worker visa in the UK, please follow this link https: // www. gov.uk/browse/visas-immigration which contains further information about obtaining the right to work in the UK and details about eligibility for sponsorship for a Skilled Worker Visa.

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Estates Administrator (Full Time, Fixed Term up to 12 months in duration)


Harper Adams University


United Kingdom


May 16, 2024

Application deadline

May 27, 2024

Job type



Business and Economics

About the employer

Harper Adams University is a public university in Shropshire, England. It was established in 1901 and is a specialist higher education institution for the studies of agriculture and farming.

There are more than 50 foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes and students come from over 30 countries.

The university is set within a 550-hectare working farm. Other facilities on campus include the Bamford Library, the Postgraduate and Professional Development Centre, the Frank Parkinson Farm Education Centre and Frontier's Crop Centre among others.

Undergraduate courses are offered in 11 departments: agriculture; animal sciences; applied biology; business and agri-food; countryside, environment, wildlife and geography; engineering; food science, technology and innovation; real estate, property, and land management; veterinary nursing; veterinary physiotherapy and zoology.

The university has been recognised for its research quality in a number of different areas including management of soil and water, crop disease resistance, agricultural technology and livestock carbon footprint reduction among others.

There are four themed balls throughout the year for students: the Fresher's Ball, the Christmas Ball, Paddy's Ball and the Summer Ball. There are also a number of social facilities on campus including Graze Cafe, Kaldi Cafe, Pam's Pantry, The Feed Store, The Welly Inn, Main Bar and the Conference Dining Hall.

There are a variety of sports clubs that students can join including rugby, shooting, football, hockey, fencing, netball, motorsport and many others.

The university has exchange programmes with institutions in America, New Zealand, Japan and the EU. Students must achieve at least a 60 per cent pass rate in the first year to be able to study abroad for six months during the placement year.

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