Arborist Climber/Team Leader Wanted - Swindon, Wiltshire
About the job
We require an experienced climbing arborist who can carry out all aspects of tree work and is able to lead and motivate a team. Be polite, punctual and have excellent communication skills with their colleagues and the public. We can offer you: You’ll be a valued member of the team A competitive salary based on qualifications & experience Ongoing training to enrich your Continuous Professional Development Government pension scheme PPE will be provided
Arborist skills: The successful applicant will hold a full UK Driving License and desirably be able to drive a 3.5 tonne truck & trailer.
City & Guilds NPTC CS30 - Chainsaw maintenance and crosscutting
City & Guilds NPTC CS31 - Fell and process small trees
City & Guilds NPTC CS38 – Climb trees and perform aerial rescue
City & Guilds NPTC CS39 – Use of a chainsaw from rope and harness
CS41, IPAF, CSCS, Emergency First Aid, Safe use of Wood Chipper, Safe Use of Stump Grinder certifications would be an advantage but training will be given for the right applicant.
20 Days Holiday initially, plus bank holidays
Further training provided
All PPE supplied
About the Company
Cotswold Tree Surgeons
Cotswold Tree Surgeons is a thriving tree surgery business based in Swindon, serving North Wiltshire, Gloucestershire (including The Cotswolds) and West Oxfordshire. We have been established since 1979 and have a superb reputation in both the commercial and domestic sectors. We provide a range of services including tree surgery and site clearance.