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  1. We are looking to recruit the following job roles: Rail Site Supervisor - Various Locations Arborist/Climber - Milton Keynes area Please contact Julie Welsh for further information on 01277 844553
  2. We have an exciting opportunity for Utility Arborists, Project Managers in the following locations: Stoke Birmingham & Tipton Derby & Nottingham Leicester & Kettering Northants & Milton Keynes Noth & South Lincolnshire Hertfordshire Essex/NorthLondon Telford Please contact Julie Welsh on 01277 844553 for more information
  3. Ground Control were really delighted to be listed as one of the 1000 companies to inspire Britain in a recent article by the Daily telegraph after research into 4.2 million companies across the UK. The research, conducted jointly with the London Stock Exchange, not only focused on revenue growth over the last 4 years but also on the increase in the workforce, sites and clients. In order to continue this growth we are looking to recruit great people in many areas but one of them is Arborists to work in our Utilities division. For the right team we are happy to help you gain the necessary qualifications. the areas we are looking in right now runs from Lincolnshire, to Warwickshire to Northants and include Leicestershire. So if you are interested in some long term work then just let us know.
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    <p>Riocco</p>

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    <p>We may well have some work for you, please call paul northcott on 01277 844023</p>

     

  5. Just wanted to say a big thank you to everyone that has contacted me. Also just to say I have heard from a number of well established teams and I am very happy to talk to those as well as we are looking to build up a considerable supply of good quality teams so we can expand and take on more work. At present though my focus is very definitely on the Lincolnshire, Leicestershire, Warwickshire, Northants area. So if you are in that area or within travelling distance (or you want to travel and work/stay in the area then do get in touch. [email protected] 01277 844023
  6. Contract Delivery Manager Locations: East Midlands Competitive Salary, plus semi-annual bonuses and share options. We have an exciting opportunity for a Contract Delivery Manager in the East Midlands area. We are offering a competitive salary, semi-annual bonuses, company pension, company stock options and other benefits. Further advancement within the organisation is expected for the right candidate. Role and Responsibilities The Contract Delivery Manager will work in liaison with the Operations Manager to ensure overhead power line arboricultural work is completed within a geographical area utilising a team of operational staff. The role will be split equally between management of a team of Project Managers and taking a hands-on approach; surveying and organising their own work. Requirements: The candidate will ideally have some, but not necessarily all, of the following: • NPTC Utility Arboriculture Units 1, 2.1, 5.1 and 5.2 • Holds a full, valid driving license • 3-5 years experience in similar job role • LANTRA Basic or Professional Tree Inspectors Qualification • Supervisory experience of organising, motivating and managing a team • Ability to prioritise workload and balance demands from numerous sources to ensure that all stakeholder needs are met • Ability to build and maintain strong working relationships • Personable character; able to interact, communicate, influence and motivate others • Results Driven • Excellent organisational, communication and planning skills Company Background: To apply for this role please send your CV to [email protected]
  7. How odd, I shall ask the IT team to look at it. I assure you we are not a phishing site, just a grounds maintenance site! Send me your email address via the email I put on the post and I will send you the detail of the franchise opportunity.
  8. John Again just send me an email. At present the furtherest North we go is North Lincs but who knows what the future will bring.
  9. Dan just drop me an email I will send a pack to you.
  10. Should probably have pointed out that in the first instance this work is based in and around the East Midlands up to Lincolnshire and down to Milton Keynes
  11. Do you want to set up a new team but have been put off because of the cost of the equipment and the marketing effort to get a book of work. Ground Control have been hearing this for years and we believe we have come up with a unique (please tell us if it isn't) model to help you get started. The typical set up costs for a team are around the £100,000 mark when you take into account MEWPs, Vehicles, chippers etc. Our aim is to provide finance (interest free) for up to 3 years for up to 80% of the cost. We will also provide you with a book of work on our Utility Arb projects for a similar period clearly providing you maintain a high quality and a strict adherence to all Health and Safety rules. If you and your colleagues have always dreamed of starting your own team then this is a genuine opportunity for you to do just that. Tell us what you think at [email protected]
  12. Have you every considered setting up your own Utility Arb team? Are you and your colleagues tired of working for others only to see them profit from your labours? Is the only barrier to you setting up the need for capital to purchase all your own equipment? Then welcome to the Ground Control Arborists Opportunity. Due to the high demand for our quality and systems approach to Arboriculture we are seeking to offer new teams a helping hand to set up as Utility Arb sub-contractor. Contact [email protected] for an information pack.
  13. Rail Project Manager Locations: South West Competitive Salary We have an exciting opportunity for a Rail Project Manager to join a dynamic and fast growing company. We are offering a competitive salary, semi-annual bonuses, company pension, company stock options and other benefits. Role and Responsibilities The Rail Project Manager will work with the Contract Manager to deliver our vegetation management contracts for Network Rail; supervising and ensuring quality and timely work is completed. This will include the survey of sites to evaluate vegetation clearance work required and managing safe systems of work and resource requirements to ensure work is completed in a safe, cost effective and timely manner. Requirements: The candidate will ideally have some, but not necessarily all, of the following: • Hold or have held Personal Track Safety qualification • Hold or have held Individual Working Alone qualification • Hold or have held Controller of Site Safety qualification • Hold a full, clean UK driving license • Maths and English qualifications at GCSE level or equivalent • Experience of arboriculture or vegetation management • Experience of working safely within guidance and legislation • Experience of leading teams and or coordinating the work of others • Excellent customer service skills • Results Driven • Excellent organisational, communication and planning skills To be considered for this role, please send your CV to [email protected]
  14. We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Arb/Rail Site Supervisor based in Scotland to join our dynamic and fast growing company. We are offering a competitive salary, semi-annual bonuses, company pension, company stock options and other benefits. Role and Responsibilities The Site Supervisor will work with the Contract Manager to meet the financial and operational needs of our Rail and Arboricultural contract activity. The Site Supervisor will be responsible for team management; ensuring identified work is completed to a very high standard and according to health and safety legislation. Requirements: The candidate will ideally have some, but not necessarily all, of the following: • Hold or have held a Personal Track Safety qualification • Hold or have held an Individual Working Alone qualification • Hold or have held a Controller of Site Safety qualification • Hold a full, clean UK driving license • Maths and English qualifications at GCSE level or equivalent • Experience of arboriculture or vegetation management • Experience of working safely within guidance and legislation • Experience of leading teams and or coordinating the work of others • Excellent customer service skills • Results Driven • Excellent organisational, communication and planning skills Company Background: Ground Control is the leading commercial grounds maintenance company operating nationwide and catering to a blue chip client base. We hold regional and national contracts for some of the UK’s largest retailers, utility companies, and local authorities, covering over 31,000 properties, including two United Nations World Heritage sites. Our outstanding service delivery has helped us achieve 99.2% client site retention rate over the past eight years. Winner of 14 BALI Awards, our fast growing business requires highly motivated and experienced professionals to contribute and share in our future growth. We offer competitive salaries, semi-annual bonuses, company stock options, company pension and other benefits. TO APPLY PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR CV AND SALARY EXPECTATIONS TO: [email protected]
  15. Locations: North and South Lincolnshire Competitive Salary We have an exciting opportunity for Utility Arborists, Project Managers in the North and South Lincolnshire area. We are offering a competitive salary, semi-annual bonuses, company pension, company stock options and other benefits. Role and Responsibilities The Utility Arborist Project Manager will work in liaison with the Operations Manager to ensure overhead power line arboriculture work is completed within a geographical area utilising a team of operational staff. To ensure work is completed to the highest possible standards in terms of safety, environment, quality, customer service and profitability. Requirements: The candidate will ideally have some, but not necessarily all, of the following: • NPTC Utility Arboriculture Units 1, 2.1, 5.1 and 5.2 • Holds a full, valid driving license • LANTRA Basic or Professional Tree Inspectors Qualification • 3-5 years experience in similar job role • Practised and strong negotiation and influencing skills • Ability to prioritise workload and balance demands from numerous sources to ensure that all stakeholder needs are met • Ability to build and maintain strong working relationships • Understanding of working around and with electricity in accordance to health and safety precautions • Experience of leading teams and or coordinating the work of others • Excellent customer service skills • Results Driven • Excellent organisational, communication and planning skills Company Background: Ground Control is the leading commercial grounds maintenance company operating nationwide and catering to a blue chip client base. We hold regional and national contracts for some of the UK’s largest retailers, utility companies, and local authorities, covering over 31,000 properties, including two United Nations World Heritage sites. Our outstanding service delivery has helped us achieve 99.2% client site retention rate over the past eight years. Winner of 14 BALI Awards, our fast growing business requires highly motivated and experienced professionals to contribute and share in our future growth. We offer competitive salaries, semi-annual bonuses, company stock options, company pension and other benefits. Please apply to: [email protected]

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