Arborist

Job Reference: ASARB1
Location: Birchington

Salary: £13.33 per hour

Contract Type: Permanent, Full time

**Job Opportunity: Arborist - Landscape Services**

**Location:** Thanet (on-site)

**Salary:** £26,000 per annum

Are you an experienced Arborist or Tree Surgeon seeking a new challenge? Our client is looking for a skilled Arborist to join our team in Thanet. As part of our expanding tree works department, you will play a crucial role in providing specialized tree maintenance services to our valued customers across Kent and beyond.

**Role Overview:**
As an Arborist you will be responsible for performing a variety of tree maintenance tasks, including pruning, removal, and inspections. You will work closely with our Arboriculture Team Leader to complete projects efficiently and maintain high safety standards on-site.

**Key Responsibilities:**

  • Conducting regular and specialized tree maintenance activities, such as pruning and removal.
  • Collaborating with the Arboriculture Team Leader to meet project specifications and deadlines.
  • Maintaining a safe and professional work environment, adhering to health and safety protocols at all times.
  • Interacting with customers to ensure excellent service delivery and uphold our professional reputation.

**Requirements:**

  • Minimum of 1 year experience as an Arborist or Tree Surgeon.
  • Relevant qualifications, including City & Guilds NPTC certifications in chainsaw maintenance, tree climbing, and aerial rescue.
  • Physically fit and capable of climbing trees.
  • Valid, clean driving licence and full DBS check (provided by the Company).

**Benefits:**

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays.
  • Additional day off for your birthday.
  • Company vehicle provided.
  • Life assurance cover.
  • Opportunities for career progression and development.

If you meet the requirements for this role and are passionate about arboriculture, we encourage you to apply now and become part of our clients dynamic team

Additional Benefits & Requirements

  • 28 days Paid Annual Leave pro-rata for PAYE (inclusive of statutory holiday)
  • Licence - Car/Van Driving Licence (Category B)
  • Overtime Available
  • Pension Scheme
  • Refresher Training

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