Contract Assistant Manager - Brockley, Nr Bristol

Manager Brockley, Nr Bristol based, South West (United Kingdom) Full Time£1,000 - £27,000 (GBP)

Glendale Grounds Management Ltd

About the Company

Glendale is a £50 million+ company delivering ‘green services’ throughout the UK. Activities include grounds management, landscaping, countryside and estates management, horticulture and arboriculture. Glendale’s arboriculture activities generates turnover in excess of £19 million.

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About the job

Assistant Arboriculture Manager
Brockley, nr Bristol

This is an outstanding career opportunity with a market leader who is an Arboricultural Association approved contractor providing professional services to private and public sector businesses.

We have long term arboriculture contracts throughout the south west. This is an exciting opening for an Assistant Manager to increase the size of the business and oversee our contracts in and around Bristol, North Somerset, South Wales and Gloucestershire. The focus will be to continue to grow and develop the business in these areas by concentrating on amenity arboriculture, highways safety and Ash Dieback opportunities. This will be in conjunction with the Contracts Manager and support from the Area Management Team.

The Opportunity

Based at our office near Bristol Airport, the successful candidate will be hands on and responsible for the operational day to day planning for our Arboricultural and subcontract teams to ensure high levels of professionalism, performance, productivity and skill development. They should also be able to demonstrate and have an understanding of current health and safety practices, particularly in regards to Arboriculture and have a great understanding of estimating productivity and tree work.

Glendale operate a successful Management Development Programme to support entry level applicants with models developed to support individuals leading to a level 4 qualification in leadership, management or arboriculture.

This is an outstanding opportunity to develop an enthusiastic and committed candidate seeking to progress a career in management with the UK green sector.

The Person

You will be qualified or experienced in arboriculture with the necessary experience as a working arborist, be able to show evidence of delivering well organised, professional arboricultural projects, technical sites or some management experience on similar contracts, hold a full UK drivers licence and live within 45 mins of Brockley. Above all, energy and enthusiasm to a key component of the role.

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 us via the application system below. For an informal chat about the role and Glendale, call Julian Montague, General Manager - Arboriculture on 07721 866 205

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.

If you are interested in applying for this role, we suggest that you do so at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment as interviews will be held throughout the process. Please note that if you have not received correspondence within 21 days then please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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