arboricultural/ tree officer in south west london

posted
13 March 2019
contact
joe chart, randstad cpe
job type
contract
salary
£ 23 - £ 24 per hour
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posted
location
south west london, london
specialism
construction & property
sub specialism
planning
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 23 - £ 24 per hour
reference number
AO22
contact
joe chart, randstad cpe
phone
0203 680 0600
apply now

job description

Arboricultural/ Tree Officer (2 positions available)

Are you looking to work closer to home? An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Arboricultural Officer for a local authority in South West London.


Post: Arboricultural Officer

Rate: Circa £23 - £24 per hour

Temporary Contract


The main duties of the role are as followings;



* Using the Council's asset management system, Confirm Arboriculture, to undertake tree surveys and specify necessary works for issuing to the term contractor.
* Carrying out planting surveys to identify new opportunities throughout the borough's highways, parks and open spaces.
* To respond to customer enquiries, undertaking site meetings and site inspections in order to answer enquires; all within the corporate guidelines.
* To assess Section 211 Notifications and Tree Work Applications in order to ensure compliance with the Council's statutory obligations and policies with regard to trees.

Requirements



* Minimum Level 3 Arboricultural Qualification.
* Experience (of at least 2 years) in the following areas:



* Using tree management software such as Confirm Arboriculture
* Undertaking tree surveys for risk management purposes, recording observations and making work recommendations
* Using customer relationship management systems to manage enquiries
* Experience of communication, being written, verbal and in person, with a wide range of stakeholders, from members of the public (in a 1 to 1 and group setting) to senior members of staff and Councillors
* Contract monitoring and liaison, including having taken action to address poor contractor performance resulting in an improved outcome

Clients are looking to interview and shortlist shortly, so please submit your CV promptly for consideration.

Please apply with submission of your CV and Joe Chart from our London CPE office will be in Touch. For more information and a confidential chat about the position, please do not hesitate to call us on 0203 680 0630

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Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

skills

local authority experience

qualification

NVQ

educational requirements

Urban Planning and Development BSc