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Jobs in Orkney

Orkney regularly has a wide range of job vacancies, from public sector positions to seasonal staff needed in the tourism sector.

Local vacancies are advertised at The Orcadian online. The new Orkney Employment Consultancy also offers the chance to search for a wide range of local jobs and to upload your CV for potential recruiters.

You can search for other local jobs with My Job Scotland, which carries all Orkney Islands Council vacancies, and with NHS Orkney for health related posts. You could also take a look at the Jobsearch site.

You can get an idea of the range of companies based here by looking at our Business Directory.

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RSPB - various posts

The Orkney branch of the RSPB has a number of exciting vacancies across the islands. The charity is currently recruiting for a Farm Manager at its Onziebust site in the island of Egilsay.

There are also vacancies for a Warden for the Onziebust and Trumland Reserves, and three Field Officers (4 month contract).

The closing date for Field Officer applications is March 1st. Applications for the Farm Manager and Warden roles have to be submitted by March 5th.

Find out more about all three jobs via the RSPB website.

Kyloe - various posts

Kyloe, a software and consulting business with a team throughout the UK and the US, has a number of opportunities in its Kirkwall office.

The company is looking for an Account Manager/Sales Executive to help with new business development of software products. The successful applicant will be required to establish business relationships with self-motivation essential. Experience of marketing or product positioning will be valued. Training on products will be provided.

There are also vacancies for a Database/Software Programmer and a Graduate Software Developer. The Database/Software Programmer will have a keen eye for detail and a knowledge of databases and programming. A desire to write software and some experience of MS SQL and MySQL would be desirable. The Graduate Software Developer will have some commercial experience of writing code or using web technologies. Experience with Java, C #, PHP or Javascript is desirable.

All salaries will be highly competitive and dependent on experience.

For more information email, phone 07795 177610 or pop into the office at Atholl House, 48 Albert Street, Kirkwall.

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