Arborist - Birmingham

Arborist Climber Birmingham , United Kingdom Full Time£19,000 - £28,000 (GBP)

Amey PLC

About the job

You will be part of team that is responsible for the maintenance of trees within a contract or region.

You will be involved in construction work if required, such as walling, flagging, kerbing rockeries and play areas.

This role will involve:

• Carrying out all aspects of arbriculture works, pruning, felling etc.
• Carry out checks on plant and equipment to comply with LOLER and PUWER
• Use of chemicals Tree care/Arboriculture
• Operate light plant and power tools
• Drive, operate vehicles, plant, machinery as required
• Carry out any other duties which may reasonably be expected/requested
• Keep records, complete all necessary paperwork, communicate and liaise with other employees of Amey, subcontractors, the emergency
services, the general public, clients and customers
• Undertake vehicle checks
• Assist in other duties which may reasonably be expected
• This role will involve responsive and call out duties and rota work covering emergency call outs when required including winter maintenance, the
role may also include weekend work

Preferred Skills

• Ability to carry out specific tasks with minimum of supervision
• Ability to operate light plant and equipment and wheeled tractors
• Awareness of customer care, dealing with the general public and customers and or their agents
• Sound working knowledge of H&S as it applies within the Arboricultural Maintenance operations including required competency skills
certification for task employed to undertake
• General awareness of requirements with regard to working on site with children
• Use of pesticides (desirable)
• Use of chain saws, including tree surgery
• Used to working outdoors in all weather conditions
• Good communicator
• Ability to supervise other team members
• Personal Highways Safety
• Emergency first aid at work (HSE)
• Environmental awareness tool box talk
• Medicals - Other

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