We have an exciting opportunity for an Arborist with formal qualifications in one or more of the following, arboriculture, landscape design or horticulture, to provide professional arboricultural advice for the Council. You will be responsible for providing expert planning advice and support on tree, hedge and landscape related matters including Tree Preservation Orders, tree conservation areas, consultation on planning, development and economic regeneration projects, and the management of the Council's tree and hedge protection systems.
You will have experience of processing TPOs within a Local Authority, a sound knowledge of current policy and legislation and health and safety relating to the service area. You will need to be self-organised, possess excellent communication and planning management skills, and be able to travel around the Borough.
What can we offer in return? We pride ourselves on our friendliness and being a good employer with a range of benefits and employment terms and conditions to suit you. A competitive salary, generous annual leave entitlement, the opportunity for hybrid working, Local Government Pension Scheme, work life balance policies, and support for your personal development are just some of the benefits we offer.