Arborist - Launceston

Arborist Climber Launceston, South West (United Kingdom) Full Time

Glendale Countryside Ltd

About the Company

Glendale, winner of BALI Employer of the Year, has revenues of £45 million. Glendale operates throughout the UK and is a green business with “green thinking” at the core of everything we do. Glendale has been at the forefront of green services provision since 1989 and offers innovative solutions for the management and maintenance of the green environment. Glendale delivers an unparalleled portfolio of nine specialist green services: grounds management, arboriculture, supply of plants and semi-mature trees, countryside management, estate management, vegetation control, landscaping, cleansing services, gritting and snow clearance, and golf course management.

Glendale is one of the UK’s leading grounds maintenance contractors, providing green services to parks, gardens and green open spaces for local authorities and blue chip private sector clients.

About the job

Launceston, Cornwall

This is an outstanding career opportunity with a market leader providing green services to private and public sector businesses.

Glendale’s private Arb teams have an opportunity to recruit 2 new Arborists based at our Launceston office in Cornwall. The position of Arborist is to support the contract, maintain quality, customer care, safety standards and productivity levels.

The Opportunity
This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced, competent arborist wishing to develop their career.
This is a hands on role working as part of a team on site and assisting with the progress of work through daily planning, whilst being able to take quick and effective action to maintain productivity and quality standards.
You will be assisting the operational team, their performance and service delivery.

Preferred Skills

The Person
Based at our office in Launceston, the successful candidate will be experienced in all aspects of Arb work, who will be able to offer operational support, working alongside a team of Arborist staff completing a wide range of tree works from simple felling and pruning works to technical dismantles using rigging equipment and MEWPS.
Ideally candidates should be qualified to CS40/41 Units307/309, CSCS with a minimum of 3 years experience, hold a UK drivers licence.
Due to the nature and area of the works the candidate will need to be a confident person who can display good people management and excellent communication skills. Candidates with CS33/34 Unit 302, Trailer Licence and relevant certificates will be at an advantage.

What can Glendale offer you?
Competitive salary
Generous annual leave
Free gym membership for you and a nominated person
Employee health cash plan
Employee discount portal - discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending
Cycle to Work scheme
Pension Scheme
Company sick pay
Career progression
Training and development

Glendale is a well established business that is continuously growing. Successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people.

How to Apply
If you feel like you could bring some fresh ideas to the table we want to hear from you. Please apply with a letter of application and CV to Mat Clarke by clicking rhe apply button below.

Closing Date
27th September 2019

About Glendale
Glendale is one of the largest green space management service providers in the UK and specialises in tree care and management, grounds maintenance and landscaping. For more information visit

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