Climbing Arborist/Tree Surgeon

  • Contract
  • Bath and North East Somerset, United Kingdom
  • £12 per hour

Climbing Arborist/Tree Surgeon

A client of mine in Bath is looking for a Climbing Arborist to join their team for a period of 3 months.

General Duties:-
Trim Trees, Shrubs and other woody plants.
Climb trees to reach upper branches using ropes, harnesses, and ladders.
Use hand and power tools to remove branches.
Prevent infestations and pest-related issues by applying pesticides to trees and shrubs.
Remove problematic trees. For example, a tree that is threatening structures or power lines.
Supervise plantings, ensuring that new trees have room to grow without damaging neighbouring areas and that selected tree species.
Identifying symptoms fungal infections and determines whether a particular tree can be saved.
You may be required to provide consultation to homeowners, landscaping companies, and local governments on tree care and maintenance. Prepare reports and provide advice and guidance on planting and tree placement, maintenance, removal, and disposal.

Requirements:-
You will have at least 2-3 years good experience in the domestic and commercial sector and will be working on council owned sites and some privately owned sites
Basic Arboriculture academic qualifications or proof of work-based skills are essential.
Thorough knowledge of how to trim trees to encourage healthy growth, along with the physical strength and dexterity to climb and move around a tree’s branches is needed.

Please note this role falls inside IR35

To apply for this position please email an updated version of your CV to kotton@strideresourcing.com or call me on 02392314795.

stride is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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