Arborist
Posted 6 days ago - Expires in 6 days

Chesterfield, Derbyshire,
Permanent Full Time
£18,870 - £20,541 per annum plus a market supplement of £2,350.00.(This supplement will be reviewed on an annual basis)



Appointment Type: Permanent
Hours: 37 hours per week
Location: Stonegravels Depot
Department: Chesterfield Borough Council
Division: Commercial Services - Grounds maintenance

Chesterfield Borough Council seeks a skilled and experienced arborist to join the Forestry Team within the Commercial Services section.

The arborist will undertake interesting and challenging arboricultural and silvicultural work across the Council parks, woodland estate, nature reserves, cemeteries and residential properties.

The successful applicant will join a professional team undertaking specialist tree care and woodland management using an extensive range of modern equipment and methods.

This position offers the successful candidate the opportunity to develop their skills and knowledge within a team committed to high standards in the management of trees.

All applicants must hold a full driving licence.

Please refer to the job description and person specification for further details, before you apply for this role.

Working in local government is a highly satisfying and rewarding experience in so many ways.

In return for the contribution you’ll make to our local community, you’ll enjoy an excellent range of benefits and the possibility of flexible working options, plus learning and development opportunities which will offer the chance to progress your career further.

CV's are not accepted, please apply online.

Closing date: 28 May 2018
Provisional interview date: TBC