Arboricultural Assistant

£18000 - £24000 Per Annum Depending on experience
01 Aug 2013
29 Aug 2013
Tom Wood
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Arboricultural Assistant
Job Type: Fixed Term Contract (FTC) 10 Months – Possibility to Extend
Salary: £18,000 - £24,000 DOE per annum
Location: Kent
Consultant: Tom Wood
Reference: ARB27

The Organisation:

The Green Recruitment Company is delighted to be representing one of the UK’s largest multidisciplinary consultancy with offices all over the in their search for a consultant Arboricultural Assistant to be based in their Kent office. The organization provides arboricultural services on a wide range of projects in a multidisciplinary capacity.

The Role:

The role is a fixed term contract covering a member of the Arboricultural team. Initially for 10 months, the contract may be extended or even lead to a permanent position. The Arboricultural Assistant will provide a range of arboricultural work which includes project management, surveying and work delivery.

As part of the role the Arboricultural Assistant 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 Arboricultural Assistant will need to be driven, self-motivated and highly adaptable.
The Arboricultural Assistant 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

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

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