Tree Surgeon

West Midlands
22000.00 - 25000.00 GBP Annual
03 Oct 2019
31 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Fairways Contracting Ltd are looking for a team leader/tree surgeon to join our expanding tree surgery division. Due to expanding work loads and a positive future workload, we need to find an experienced/certified tree surgeon to lead/manage a team of 3 and also be able to be the number 1 tree surgeon within the team.

We work throughout the Midlands, undertaking works for private and public bodies, for instance The National Trust, Jaguar Land Rover, St Modwen and parish/borough councils.

Any successful applicant will be subject to a satisfactory DBS/Police check. Salary is negotiable, pending experience and qualifications.

The ideal candidate must be qualified and hold relevant arboricultural qualifications with a clean drivers license and a minimum of two years industry experience. NPTC certificates in CS30, 31, 32, 34/35, 39 and 39 are needed. CS50 would be good also.
A towing certificate of competence would be adventitious.
Roles and Responsibilities
The applicant must be experienced, hard working, able to work on their own initiative with a degree of professionalism and have current knowledge of all areas of legislation and best practice in the industry, with scope for career progression within the company for the right candidate. The tree surgeon will need to lead a team, consisting of climbers and grounds operatives. The Candidates main duties will include:-
Tree felling, Rigging, pruning and complex tree work operations and hold knowledge of tree identification and arboricultural practises and knowledge