Arborist/Climber Wanted - Newbury
About the job
Scofell Commercial Landscapes are based in Chieveley, near Newbury and has been creating, maintaining, and improving landscapes for commercial clients across the south of England since 1998.and is looking for an arborist climber or groundsman who would like to progress further in their career. The role would suit someone who likes to work in a small team, someone who has an excellent understanding of arboriculture and can undertake all climbing and/or groundsman operations safely and competently.
Ideally will need to hold NPTC qualifications for ground based and aerial chainsaw activities including as a minimum CS30, CS31, CS38, CS39 as well as chipper operation and maintenance and be MEWP competent, together with 2-3 years climbing experience, however some training may be given for the right candidate.
You will need to have a keen focus on safe working practice, care and maintenance of arboriculture plant, vehicles and equipment and a passion for high quality tree care.
A full driving licence is required as a minimum and all PPE and equipment will be provided.
Salary from £35,000 depending on qualifications and experience
You will be expected to uphold Scofell’s Core Standards: -
- Respect for company equipment and uniform
- Respect for other Scofell employees
- Help, care, mentor
- Brand ambassadors
- Quality and pride in your Work
- Health and Safety
- Promoting image and professionalism of Scofell
This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check and Right to Work in the UK check.
NPTC qualifications for ground based and aerial chainsaw activities including as a minimum CS30, CS31, CS38, CS39 as well as chipper operation and maintenance and be MEWP competent, together with 2-3 years climbing experience
What’s in it for you?
- 20 days holiday + 8 bank holidays per annum (rising by 1 day each year following 2 years of service, up to a maximum of 25 normal days)
- Birthdays off
- Pension scheme after a qualifying period
- Full training and development aligned with your role
- Working for an established local company based just outside Chieveley, Nr Newbury
About the Company
Scofell Landscapes Ltd
With over 18 years’ experience of creating, maintaining and improving landscapes for commercial clients, we can create spaces loved by your customers, visitors, the general public. Our dedicated teams provides a range of landscaping, grounds maintenance, tree surgery and services to our clients across southern England. We’re professional and capable, with our own equipment, expert staff and all the qualifications you’d expect.