Opportunity to work for a local authority tree section based in north London. They currently have a vacancy for an Arborist Supervisor and also a Senior Arborist to help manage their existing tree gangs. The Supervisor's post would suit an experienced Arborist who is now looking to reduce the amount of climbing they do but to remain involved and hands on as the job will involve managing the daily work load and running the tree teams as necessary. The Senior Arborist role will suit an experienced climber as it will involve the full range of arb operations to the council tree stock, including; tree and root pruning, crown reduction, lifting and thinning, felling, root removal and stump grinding. The tree section is well resourced and has an excellent range of plant and equipment.
Candidates will initially be engaged on a temporary basis with an immediate start and the opportunity to transfer to direct employment with the council after the probationary period.Key Skills - Must have certificates for aerial use of the chainsaw and a driving license.
Rate of pay for the Senior Arborist is £17.14/hour and for the Supervisory post £20PH PAYE for 36 hour week.