We are seeking to employ four full-time experienced climbing arborists to currently work from Stanmer Park Nurseries.
Main advert detail
The ideal candidates should be self-motivated, hard-working, and able to deliver arboricultural works to a high standard.
The role requires a wide range of experience in the operation and basic maintenance of all types of tree work equipment, especially chainsaws and chippers. A sound knowledge of health & safety relating to tree work is essential.
Applicants must have a full UK driving licence, preferably with C1 + E entitlement. It is desirable that candidates also hold NTPC certificates (CS 30, 31, 38 and 39). If candidates do not have these but are able to show transferable skills, we ask they get in touch to discuss courses available.
Contracted working hours are 37 per week Monday to Friday, and candidates must also be available to participate in the out-of-hours emergency call-out rota.
Deadline for applications is midnight 23rd Dec. Interviews likely to be w/c 14th Jan 2019.
We welcome applications from all sections of the community but particularly encourage BAME, disabled, female and Trans applicants as these groups are currently under-represented in our workforce.
For enquiries or further information, please contact Neil Brothers on 01273 292929 or Arboriculture@brighton-hove.gov.uk
TO APPLY - as part of your application, you will need to answer some Branching Questions. To help you, a copy of these and some guidance have been attached to the advert below.
As part of Brighton & Hove City Council’s ongoing commitment to redeployment, please note that this vacancy may be withdrawn at any stage of the recruitment process, without prior notice if a suitable redeployee (internal employee at risk of redundancy) is identified.