Tree and Woodland Services Manager

Location
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Salary
£37,107 rising to £39,002
Posted
23 May 2018
Closes
03 Jun 2018
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Nottingham City Council has an exciting opportunity within their award winning Parks and Open Spaces service.
  

Tree Services deliver services across a wide range of clients including Highways, Housing and Parks on a one stop basis.  It also has contracts with private companies and other local authorities to provide tree services.
  

Tree Services are responsible for the management and maintenance of the Council's trees and woods. They also provide professional advice to other departments, promoting Council's policies as they relate to trees and woodland.
  

To continue our service improvements we are now looking to recruit to the post of Tree and Woodland Services Manager.
   

You will be an expert with experience and understanding of a relatively discrete service area, able to guide others in best practice of the subject area.
  

As Manager you will be responsible for developing a strong and reliable citizen focussed service responding to enquiries and casework in an effective manner.  You will possess project management skill set to ensure that work is completed to a high standard and within relevant timescales and to cost, allocating the most appropriate individuals to fulfil roles either through the in-house team or contracting partners.
  

You will be required to participate in an on call rota when needed.
 

This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check.
   

Please see the Job Description / Person Specification which are attached further down on this page.
       
Being a equal opportunities employer, we welcome applications from all backgrounds and abilities.  
     
Nottingham City Council is open to conversations regarding flexible working options at the point of interview.