Arborist /Groundsmen - F243

£18,000 - £30,000
21 Aug 2018
21 Sep 2018
Full Time
Contract Type

Our client runs a successful landscape, arb, and grounds maintenance business which carries out work for a variety of clients, including Housing Developers, Housing Associations, Local Authorities, Construction Companies etc.

An opportunity has become available for experienced Arborists and Groundsmen to join their Arboricultural Association Approved Team. Positions are available at depots in west Norfolk and Peterborough.

Key points:

Your main role will be completing all arboricultural operations to the industry and statutory standards working at all times of the year and in all weather conditions. You will perform your duties in compliance with the requirements of the Arboricultural Association Approved Contractor scheme and to promote the company image and ethos.

You will be expected to assist in organising and maintaining a safe and effective work site, work to deadlines, supervise ground staff  and assist in monthly on-site practice of aerial rescue techniques.

You will be able to work effectively with minimum supervision, complete tasks to satisfactory conclusions, and understand the importance of customer care.

Must haves:

Candidates for Groundsmen positions should have relevant qualifications up to a minimum of NPTC CS38 (002013). Arborists should be qualified to a minimum of CS39. Additional qualifications such as CS40 & CS41 will be a distinct advantage. A full UK driving licence is essential (with pre-97 or B+E again an advantage)

The successful candidate will be punctual and reliable, have a willingness to undertake further training, comfortable working alone and as part of a team, and they will have a positive attitude and good work ethic.

The ideal candidate would have a minimum of one year practical experience working in an arb environment.

If this Arborist /Groundsmen vacancy is of interest please apply or contact Mark Bolam on 01233 732767 or

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