3 x Tree Surgeon/Forestry Operatives - Bromsgrove

Arborist Climber work across Redditch & Bromsgrove, West Midlands (United Kingdom) Full Time£22,000 - £25,000 (GBP)

Bromsgrove District Council

About the Company

Bromsgrove and Redditch Councils are neighbouring authorities with big ambitions, each assert their own distinct political priorities, customer needs, as well as actively committing to equality and diversity.

We pride ourselves on being a progressive organisation, employing around 1000 employees, both council’s working together have successfully shared services, including a single management team and joint chief executive, whilst maintaining their own unique identities and providing high quality, cost effective services that are responsive to our customer needs.
We are currently going through a period of change so you will be joining us at a busy and exciting time.

About the job

ESO3 (FS) - Tree Surgeon/Forestry Operative x 3 Posts
Bromsgrove District Council
Post Grade: Grade 5 £22,462 - £24,799

(Please note: salary on appointment will be dependent on qualifications / training requirements)

37 hours per week

Environmental Services Operative Level 3 – Forestry Specialist

To work as part of the Operational Services Forestry Team that has responsibility for the delivery of a wide range of forestry/arboricultural services. You will have relevant experience, skills and ideally the necessary qualifications and knowledge that will enable you to work safely and to the necessary standard to ensure that the authority meets its obligations and corporate aims.

If you do not hold the necessary qualifications required you must be prepared to undertake any relevant training to enable you to meet all Health and Safety requirements as well as all elements of the job specification.

It is necessary that the successful applicant will also be able to demonstrate the right attitude, behaviours and personal attributes to provide a quality customer focused service.

We also other the following benefits:
• 23 days annual leave rising to 28 after five years local government service plus statutory holidays and one fixed day per annum
• Concessionary rates for the use of leisure facilities in Bromsgrove and Redditch
• Generous Local Government Pension Scheme
• Use of 24 hour employee assistance programme offering free legal and personal advice
• Car, technology, Cycle2Work, Healthcare and childcare salary sacrifice opportunities
• Staff benefits from national High Street and leisure providers

The closing date for receipt of completed applications is Friday 10 April 2020

Interview date/s are to be confirmed.

If you require further information please contact Wayne Beard, Core Team Leader on extension 3621 or Gavin Boyes, Senior Tree Officer, on extension 3094.

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Alternatively, contact our recruitment line on (01527) 534117. CV's will not be accepted.

If you do not hear from us within four weeks of the closing date, you should assume that your application was not successful on this occasion.

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