Grounds Person/Trainee Climber Wanted - Walton-on-Thames
About the job
As a grounds person at Woodvale Tree Care, you will play a crucial role in supporting our team of tree care professionals. You will be based at our Hersham yard and will work alongside experienced arborists to provide top-notch services to various clients, including local authorities, housing associations, corporate entities, and domestic customers. Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
- Assisting the arborists in tree maintenance, pruning, and removal operations.
- Operating and maintaining equipment and tools in a safe and efficient manner.
- Ensuring that work areas are safe, clean, and organized.
- Participating in training sessions to enhance your skills and knowledge.
- Following safety protocols and guidelines to ensure a safe working environment.
- Collaborating with the team to achieve project goals and meet client expectations.
- Communicating effectively with team members and clients.
Qualifications and Requirements:
- Previous experience in tree care is advantageous but not required. We provide training to enthusiastic individuals who are eager to learn.
- Basic understanding of tree care practices, equipment, and tools is a plus.
- Physical fitness and ability to work outdoors in various weather conditions.
- Strong work ethic, attention to detail, and a safety-conscious attitude.
- Effective communication skills and the ability to work well within a team.
- A valid driver's license may be required, depending on the job's requirements.
- Competitive compensation based on experience and qualifications.
- Training opportunities to develop your skills and advance your career.
- Exposure to a variety of tree care projects and clients.
- Collaborative and supportive work environment.
- Opportunity to work with experienced professionals in the field.
About the Company
WoodVale Tree Care
Woodvale Tree Care was establish in 2016 providing professional tree surgery services in Surrey and surrounding areas. We have a wide range of clients including corporate, local authority and housing associations as well as a steady domestic client base. We have recently won a contract and need a number of new staff including Groundman, Experienced Climbers and Tree Surveyors.