Arboricultural Consultant

6 days left

Fusion People
South East England
£20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
08 Oct 2016
29 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Arboricultural Consultant Vacancy My client is a young and dynamic consultancy based throughout the UK that work nationally. Due to an increased workload they are looking to recruit an Arboricultural Consultant that can be responsible for the surveying and inspection of trees both for development sites and health and safety, preparing associated reports, using CAD and GIS systems and directly liaising with clients, local planning authorities & the public. As a result of their continued commitment and increased client base they are seeking to appointment an Arboricultural Consultant. The new position is aimed at a self-motivated, professional individual with good communication skills who wants to both develop their career within arboriculture and related fields and also assist with business development and delivery of their key services. As well as being diligent and accurate in your work, you will also be well presented, trustworthy and punctual. You will be eager to take this opportunity to learn, grow and provide a consistently high level of service as part of their motivated team. You will apply the skills you already have in arboriculture and be prepared to advance your knowledge through ongoing professional development. You will also have the Lantra Professional Tree Inspection Certificate. The successful applicant will undertake tree surveying work and prepare associated reports to accompany planning applications, tree management plans and delivery of reports to land and tree managers. Applicants should have a good understanding and working knowledge of BS5837:2012, relevant legislation and guidance, be competent in tree identification, inspection and necessary management. Previous experience and an understanding of CAD, computerised tree management systems and GIS software would be preferable. The successful candidate will be computer and IT literate with experience in using Microsoft Office products, good report writing and language skills and an understanding of budgetary constraints and targets. Applicants should hold a FdSc Arb, BSc or PDArb in Arboriculture or higher in arboriculture or closely related field, hold the Lantra Professional Tree inspection Certificate and be a member of the Arboricultural Association and/or Institute of Chartered Foresters. Final salary and package will be based on qualification and experience. For further information on this role or to submit a CV please contact Jack Bartlett on or 0121 616 7187 quoting the reference number ENV565. Fusion People are committed to promoting equal opportunities to people regardless of age, gender, religion, belief, race, sexuality or disability. We operate as an employment agency and employment business. You'll find a wide selection of vacancies on our website.