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Arboricultural Officer

  • Location:

    Greater London

  • Sector:

    Town Planning

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £23 - 25 per hour

  • Contact:

    Ben Rose

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876022

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    26 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Arboricultural Officer
3-month contract
£23-£25 p/h
I am working with my London based LPA client in their search for a seasonal arboricultural surveyor.
This role is required to work within the councils already established Arboricultural team. The suitable candidate will undertake surveys and inspections of Council trees and accurately record all data collected on the asset management system (Confirm Arboriculture).
They will prepare and issue tree work schedules in accordance with contract documentation and the following legislation; Highways Act 1980, Traffic Management Act 2005, New Roads and Street Works Act 1991.4.
Take personal responsibility for decisions made, ensuring integrity, openness and fairness, clearly explaining reasons for decision. The candidate must have knowledge of existing legislation and Industry best practice relevant to Arboriculture. Knowledge of basic tree biology; pests; diseases and disorders that affect trees and general ecological issues. Knowledge of tree work operations and the effects on tree health related to species.
Three years' experience working in the Arboricultural Industry. Hold a recognised Arboricultural qualification relevant to duties of post. Level 3/4 qualification (Arboricultural Association National Qualification Framework).
Have excellent written and verbal communication skills. Demonstrate a high level of customer care and a 'can do' attitude to getting things done.
Would consider 3/4 working week. (Ideally 5).
Job Ref - 34308
Please call Ben Rose on 02393 876022 for a confidential discussion on this role, or email myself or our planning team if you are short of time to chat: