Aboriculturalist

Manchester
£18000 - £24000 Per Annum Depending on experience
05 Jul 2013
02 Aug 2013
ARB24
Tom Wood
Engineering
Contract
Full Time
Job Title: Arboriculturalist
Job Type: Fixed Term Contract (FTC) 9 Months – Possibility to Extend
Salary: £18,000 - £24,000 DOE
Location: Manchester
Consultant: Tom Wood
Reference: ARB24

The Organisation:

The Green Recruitment Company is delighted to be representing an independent consultancy based in the North-West in their search for a consultant Arboriculturalist. The organization provides arboricultural services to a range of clients including planners, landscape architects, golf courses and private land owners.

The Role:

The role is a fixed term contract covering a member of the Arboricultural team. Initially for 9 months, the contract may be extended or even lead to a permanent position. The Arboriculturalist will provide a range of arboricultural work which includes project management, surveying and work delivery.

As part of the role the Arboriculturalist will;

• Undertake consultancy on: hazard trees, development sites, veteran trees, new planting schemes and woodland management projects
• Prepare reports on surveys
• Oversee delivery of arboriculture projects
• Ensure projects are delivered on time and to cost
• Co-ordinate employees and/or sub-contractors in delivery of projects and liaise with clients to deliver work to the required standard
• Produce quotations for elements of new work

Person Specification:

The Arboriculturalist will need to be driven, self-motivated and highly adaptable.

The Arboriculturalist will need to have;

• Experience of delivering arboricultural services and projects
• AA Technicians Certificate in Arboriculture or equivalent
• A full UK driving licence
• A licensed user for Quantified Tree Risk Assessment (preferred)
• Experience in historic landscapes (non-essential)
• Computer literacy (using software packages including Microsoft office and mapping packages)
• Working knowledge of British Standard 5837:2012
• Competency in tree identification, inspection and management
• AutoCAD, ArborCAD and GIS software is preferable but not essential

For more information or to apply for the role please send your CV to;
Tom Wood
tom.wood@greenrecruitmentcompany.com
www.greenrecruitmentcompany.com

Please get in touch with any queries on:
+44(0) 203 002 2877

The Green Recruitment Company is an Employment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies