Arboriculture Surveyor

Posted 18 May 2023
Salary £280 per day
LocationGreater London
Job type Contract - Full Time
Job duration6 Months
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameMatthew Ulysses

Job description

Job Title: Arboriculture Surveyor

Contract Duration: 6 months

Location: Various locations alongside major highways in and around London

Are you an experienced Arboriculture Surveyor looking for an exciting contract opportunity? Are you passionate about tree safety and foliage management? If so, we have a challenging and rewarding role for you as an Arboriculture Surveyor.

Join our team and contribute to ensuring the safety and well-being of trees and foliage alongside major highways.

Company Overview: We are a leading infrastructure and environmental services company dedicated to maintaining safe and sustainable transportation networks. Our commitment to excellence and environmental stewardship has positioned us as a trusted partner in the industry. We take pride in our ability to deliver high-quality services that have a positive impact on both the community and the natural environment.
Position Summary: As an Arboriculture Surveyor, you will play a vital role in assessing the safety and condition of trees alongside major highways. Your expertise will ensure that potential risks are identified and addressed promptly, minimising the impact on road users and surrounding areas. You will conduct thorough surveys, provide detailed reports, and make recommendations for appropriate tree management strategies. This is a contract position with a duration of 6 months, offering a competitive daily rate of £280 (OUTSIDE IR35)

Key Responsibilities:
·Conduct comprehensive surveys of trees and foliage located alongside major highways, ensuring compliance with safety regulations and industry best practices.
·Assess the structural integrity, health, and overall condition of trees, identifying potential hazards and risks.
·Use specialized equipment and tools to measure tree dimensions, assess decay, and detect pest infestations.
·Prepare detailed reports, documenting survey findings, and providing recommendations for tree management and maintenance.
·Collaborate with internal teams, including engineers, project managers, and landscape architects, to develop appropriate mitigation strategies.
·Liaise with external stakeholders, such as local authorities, landowners, and environmental agencies, to ensure compliance and obtain necessary permits or approvals.
·Stay updated on industry trends, advancements, and best practices in arboriculture and tree safety management.

Qualifications and Requirements:
·Proven experience as an Arboriculture Surveyor, preferably with experience in assessing trees alongside major highways.
·Level 3 Diploma in Arboriculture
·Strong knowledge of tree species, tree risk assessment methodologies, and relevant legislation and guidelines.
·Proficient in using tree surveying equipment and tools, including laser rangefinders, resistograph, and decay detection equipment.
·Excellent report writing and communication skills, with the ability to convey complex information clearly and effectively.
·Self-motivated and able to work independently, managing your own workload and meeting project deadlines.
·Valid driver's license and willingness to travel to various locations alongside major highways.
·Commitment to safety, attention to detail, and a passion for environmental preservation.

Join our team and make a significant impact on tree safety and foliage management alongside major highways. This contract opportunity offers a competitive daily rate of £280 and the chance to work on meaningful projects for a period of 6 months. To apply, please submit your resume, cover letter, and any relevant certifications. We look forward to reviewing your application and considering you for this important role.
Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
If you are interested in this job, please call Matt Ulysses from Carrington West - 02393876013