Arborist Groundworker (UTIL/SC/ArGr)
We are currently recruiting for an Arborist Groundworker to work for a national utilities company, based in the Gloucester area. As an Arborist Groundworker, you will benefit from working for a prestigious and leading brand name within its field, gain opportunities for a career and self-development. Excellent benefits include a competitive salary, 26 days holiday plus bank holidays, weekly pay, opportunities to apply for permanent vacancies within the business.
This work will involve supporting the Arborist team by undertaking ground support duties, including felling of small trees, processing of cut material, and the operation of ground support equipment, such as woodchippers. As part of your ground support role, you will possess NPTC CS 38.
The ability to undertake site specific, electrical, dynamic and environmental risk assessments is essential, as is the highest possible commitment to personal, team and public safety, together with the delivery of world class customer service.
Activities undertaken as an Arborist Groundworker include
The environment requires you to be able to react quickly, decisively and responsibly. You will also need to be flexible in your approach to assist the team in meeting its objectives.
This role is suitable for someone who enjoys the demands of a physical outdoor environment.
You will need to be mobile throughout the area and you may also be required to undertake out of hours standby duties, therefore a full driving license is essential.
NPTC CS 32
A recognised arboriculture qualification
PLEASE NOTE this is a contract position for up to 12 months, working on a temporary basis. However this is a great opportunity to gain experience, work with a professional and reputable company and apply for opportunities within the company on a more permanent basis.
Salary is £23,252 per annum pro rata