Arb Climbers WANTED - Birmingham

Arborist Climber Birmingham, South West (United Kingdom) Full Time£24,000 - £29,000 (GBP)

Gristwood & Toms Ltd

About the Company

Gristwood and Toms is a privately owned, full service arboricultural company. Quite simply, if it’s anything to do with trees from pruning & felling to planning applications & tree safety reports – we can handle it.
With a proud 40+ years heritage (and because people really like working with us) we have grown into one of the largest tree contractors in the UK. We cover most of England from 8 regional depots dotted across the country and directly employ over 175 staff, from Apprentices to Registered Consultants.
Our existing customers like the ‘one-stop-shop’ approach for everything tree related, (we keep things simple). They trust us – we’re straight talking and we ‘do the right thing’ and they value the financial savings and long-term value we help generate.

Professional membership

About the job

We are seeking arborist climbers.
Alongside our conventional workload, G&T carry out many specialist works, including technical crane works, rigging and large take down operations, and HIAB and MEWP works.

Overtime: potential for overtime and weekend work available at increased rates of pay, along with the prospect of regular call-out and standby payments.
Professional Development: Additional training and qualifications will be provided as necessary as part of our commitment to maintaining and enhancing a skilled and competent workforce.
20 days paid holiday plus bank holidays
You will have the opportunity to earn between £24,700.00 and £29,000.00 per annum PLUS, performance related bonuses.

Pay dependent on qualifications and experience.

For further information please call 01923 851 561 or alternatively please email your CV to us via the application system below.

Preferred Skills

Applicants must:
• Be highly motivated and able to work to an extremely high standard of both safety and quality.
• Have minimum full driving licence.
• City & Guilds NPTC Level 2, Chainsaw Maintenance and Cross Cutting
• City & Guilds NPTC Level 2, Felling and Processing Trees up to 380mm
• City & Guilds NPTC Level 2, Tree Climbing and Rescue
• City & Guilds NPTC Level 3, Aerial Cutting of Trees with a Chainsaw Using Free-fall Techniques
• Have relevant Arboricultural experience
• Be willing to work as part of a team and take pride in their work.

In return we offer a friendly environment and team atmosphere along with progression opportunities. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Suitable candidates will be invited to interview and asked to attend paid trial days to demonstrate their ability.

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