Arborist Climber - Oxfordshire
Town & Country Trees Ltd
About the CompanyTown & Country Trees Ltd provides a professional, comprehensive service in all aspects of arboriculture throughout Oxfordshire and the borders of Buckinghamshire, Gloucestershire, Northamptonshire and Warwickshire.
About the jobWe are a small Arb Association approved contractor established in 1993 offering services to a large portfolio of domestic, local authority and commercial clients across Oxfordshire.
We require an experienced climbing arborist that can work to an extremely high standard in both safety & quality with a positive attitude, self-motivation and a high attention to detail.
In return we offer a competitive salary and benefits package for the right person.
We will provide
• A competitive salary for 40 hours per week dependent on ability, experience and qualifications
• 20 days plus bank holidays
• overtime and weekend work available at increased rates of pay
• Pension scheme
• Commitment to personal development - upskill and refresher training as necessary
Following interview candidates will be expected to attend paid trial days to demonstrate their ability.
Preferred SkillsApplicant essentials
• Have at least 3 years commercial climbing experience
• City & Guilds NPTC Level 2, Chainsaw Maintenance and Cross Cutting
• City & Guilds NPTC Level 2, Felling and Processing Trees up to 380mm
• City & Guilds NPTC Level 2, Tree Climbing and Rescue
• City & Guilds NPTC Level 3, Aerial Cutting of Trees with a Chainsaw Using Free-fall Techniques
• Brush wood chipper/Stump Grinder certs
• Have a full driving licence
• Have relevant arboricultural knowledge and experience
• Be highly motivated and able to work to a high standard in both safety and quality.
• Be capable of working as part of a team with an ability to also lead others
• CS40/41(or equivalent)
• Have a full driving licence ideally with B + E.
• Signing, Lighting and Guarding
• First Aid Training – EFAW +F +A
• MEWP preferably but not essential
• C1 Driving license (up to 7.5t)
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