Salary: £31,548 - £33,291
Contract Type: Full Time, Permanent
At Haringey, we’re led by ideas – like our recent Your Bike project, which brings together young people eager to get into mechanics and cycling instruction. Or our new, state-of-the-art Tailoring Academy, which helps 100s of young people kick-start their fashion careers. Even simple things such as moving our principal buildings to a 100% renewable energy supplier.
We know that ideas can change the way we deliver our services and make positive, practical impacts on the lives of our residents. That’s why we’re building a community full of energy and creativity, whichever department you work in. If you’re ideas-driven and want to do Haringey proud, this is the place to be.
We are looking for a looking for a self-motivated and confident person to join our busy team within the Commissioning & Client Services. Our aim is to provide a high-quality tree service to our residents, managing trees across the Borough responsibly and effectively, promoting their importance and encouraging good practice.
The main duties of the post include surveying the Borough’s tree stock, commissioning work and providing professional advice to both internal clients and the public.
- You will have a recognised qualification in arboriculture and an excellent working knowledge of the relevant legislation and regulations relating to trees.
- You will have good communication, people skills and be able to manage your own workload efficiently.
- You will have a proactive approach to working on your own or as part of a team.
- You must be able to deal with challenging situations using tact and diplomacy.
Working here isn’t just about the sense of fulfilment you’ll get from your work – Haringey the place has a huge amount to offer. Not only do our fantastic transport connections mean we are just minutes away from central London, but there is also so much to do in the borough itself. Haringey buzzes with entertainment, attitude, artistic and cultural life – through its pubs, clubs, cinemas, theatres, arts centres, community groups and even festivals.
Everybody who works for Haringey Council helps to make our vision for an even better Haringey a reality. Our values – Human, Ambitious, Accountable and Professional – will help us to achieve our ambitions.