Arborist/Tree Climber - South East

Arborist Climber South East (United Kingdom) Full Time

Cleshar Contract Services

About the Company

We have been helping to keep the people of the south east moving for over 25 years. Today we are proud to be a major supplier to the rail industry delivering a wide range of multi-disciplinary services across the infrastructure.

As the capital grows, we work around the clock for our customers to ensure that the travelling public enjoys an uninterrupted railway service.

Over 1,400 of our talented managers, project and track teams are deployed daily across the network, maintaining, building and servicing the infrastructure. This ensures that trains have reliable tracks to run on and that rail staff and passengers experience a clean, efficient, well maintained environment. Most important is that train services from Greater London down to the south coast run safely.

About the job

- Liaise and maintain good relationship with the client’s representative, enforcement authorities and the general public.

- Wear all relevant PPE where mandated by the relevant safe system.

- Ensure that all work sites and area’s used by CCS are left in a clean and tidy manor.

- Ensure that any plant and equipment is only operated by staff with a relevant certificate of competence.

- Undertake all duties in a safe manner

- Work within sentinel scheme rules

- Ensure that works are completed with environmental factors taken into consideration

- Ensure that all equipment used is LOLER inspected and certification available

(The above list is not exhaustive and the post holder may be asked to undertake such additional tasks as reasonably required by line managers)

Preferred Skills

- Sentinel

- Basic Track Awareness (BTA)

- Manual Handling

- Strimmer/Brushcutter & Hedgetrimmer

- Chainsaw Basic Maintenance & Cross Cutting (CS30 or equivalent)

- Chainsaw Basic Felling Techniques up to 200mm Diameter (CS31 or equivalent)

- Chainsaw Felling up to 380mm Diameter (CS32 or equivalent)
- Chainsaw Felling & Processing Trees Over 380mm Diameter (CS33 or equivalent)

- Use a Chainsaw from a Rope & Harness (CS39 or equivalent)

- Chainsaw Pruning Operations (CS40 or equivalent)

- Chainsaw Dismantling Operations (CS41 or equivalent)

- Climb Trees & Perform Aerial Rescue (CS38 or equivalent)

- First Aid

- Sharps Awareness

- Wood Chipper Trained

(The above list is not exhaustive and the post holder may be asked to undertake such additional tasks as reasonably required by line managers)

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