Site Supervisors - National

Team Leader National, United Kingdom Full Time

Homegrown Timber

About the Company

Specialist Vegetation Management, Fencing & Ecology contractor working in the Rail, Highway & Construction sectors.

About the job

Homegrown Timber provides vegetation management services to various clients including Network Rail, Train Operating Companies and major construction Contractors.

Due to increased orders from our clients, we are currently looking for vegetation clearance supervisors to join our teams working with a variety of projects across the country.

This is a physically challenging job, and you would spend nearly all of your time working outdoors in all weather conditions. Applicants must be used to manual work, pass Network Rail medicals (including drug and alcohol screenings) and be physically fit and able. Qualifications and experience in arboriculture (NPTC chainsaw, strimmer, chipper etc) are essential. Railway competencies (such as PTS, COSS), CSCS and first aid would be an advantage but training will be provided.

Preferred Skills

Responsibilities:
• Carrying out site surveys.
• Ensuring vegetation clearance is carried out in line with best practice guidelines and clients specification.
• Managing and motivating the teams to achieve the quality of work.
• Reporting work progress and completing required site-based documentation.
• Maintaining a high standard of health and safety at all times
• Collaborating with senior management, clients and other contractors.

Requirements:
• Have a “can do” attitude and be used to manual work in all weather conditions
• Be a good communicator - polite, professional and tactful
• Be willing to travel, work weekends and stay away from home
• Be resourceful, organized and have a commitment to excellence
• IT Skills – demonstrate basic knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook etc
• Be self-motivated with interest in leadership and management
• Hold a valid driving licence with no more than 3 penalty points

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