ARBORICULTURAL TEAM LEADER
Location: North Aston, Oxfordshire, UK
At Nicholsons, we currently have a vacancy for a full-time arboricultural team leader with a minimum of five years’ experience in the industry. The position would suit a highly motivated, hardworking and enthusiastic applicant looking to develop a career in arboriculture. Applicants need to have the ability to manage and organise a team of up to five members of staff at any one time. The applicant would need to be comfortable communicating with clients and ensure a high standard of professionalism is always maintained.
Ideally applicants will have a minimum of 5 years in the industry, relevant NPTC qualifications (i.e: CS 30, 31,32, 38, and 39), be able to demonstrate safe and competent climbing and working practices, have a certificate of competence in Brushwood Chipper Operations and must have a full UK driving licence, ideally with towing licence B+E. Post holders must be physically fit, as the role regularly requires physical work, and must be comfortable working outside in all conditions.
Hours of work are 7.30am – 4.30pm, Monday to Friday. Nicholsons offers a competitive rate of pay, dependent on experience and qualifications, all PPE equipment and is pro- active in providing additional training to aid career progression. Benefits include pension, 21 days holiday plus bank holidays, rising to 26 days after 2 years, holiday cabins in Wales and Scotland for staff to use.