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  1. hi I'm ryan, I'm 19 years young and looking to burst into the arb industry recently got my chipper ticket and my grounds tickets ( cs30/31 ) looking for a full time job with a tree company, hoping to progress eventually. cheers for reading please email [email protected] or ring 07891091028
  2. The largest recreational tree climbing company in the UK urgently requires instructors for events this weekend. The Role You will be required to work alongside a team leader to deliver recreational tree climbing and a zip wire to up to 42 participants in a day. Participants have paid a premium price to take part in a unique, hour long experience in small groups. The event days generally last 8am-5pm (including setting up and taking down equipment). The events this weekend are taking place in: Saturday: North London, Stroud, Henley-on-Thames Sunday: Dorking, Wokingham, Worcester As it is short notice we understand candidates may only be able to help on one of the days; however being able to help on both is advantageous. If successful on the day(s) of work regular future work is available on a freelance basis. The Candidate Essential: -CS 38 (climbing and aerial rescue qualified) , or soon to be qualified and understand the basic principles. -physically fit and healthy -smart and presentable appearance -live near one of the work locations mentioned, or be able to commute to the location. -be over 18 years old -has no criminal convictions which result in you being unable to work with children Desirable: -experience working with children -have a car and driving licence Pay £70 a day (you will be working as self-employed and need to provide an invoice) If working two consecutive days and staying overnight in local accommodation (paid for) an additional £15 will be paid towards expenses. If you’re able to help Please email a brief a summary of why you would be suitable for the job, the day(s) and locations you are able to work to [email protected] (Please feel free to keep it short and sweet, as this is urgent :-)). If you have any questions about the role feel free to email them or phone Adam on 07922619527. Please note that we need all interest registered by 3pm, at the latest, Friday 13th June to allow enough time to finalise arrangements.
  3. Hi I need a two people to work on a self-employed/sub-contractor basis for the week beginning 19th May. Need someone with tickets to cut and climb, and someone to chip brash. Own equipment required, and own transport an advantage. Work is at Challaborough in South Devon. PM me for details or email [email protected] Matt
  4. Arborist / Tree Surgeon Wanted About us - Treelife is an award winning tree surgery company based in Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire We provide all aspects of arboriculture and woodland management. Our work ranges from private gardens, residential and commercial premises through to local authority contracts. We currently have a vacancy for a tree surgeon to join the team. Job Title – Arborist Contract – Full time / Permanent Location – Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire Salary - £20,000 - £28,000 depending on qualifications and experience. Benefits - 28 days paid holiday including bank holidays. Hours of work – Mon – Fri 8am – 5pm (Plus some call out work may be required) Key skills and requirements – Essential – o Full driving license o NPTC certificates up to 41 o Minimum of 5 years experience Desirable – o A pre 1997 driving license or category C1 +E on a newer license. o Experience in vehicle and equipment maintenance. o Stump grinder certification. o Health and Safety qualification (IOSH) o Pesticide application certification. Contact – E-mail a CV and covering letter to [email protected] For more information about Treelife visit Tree Surgeons in Hertfordshire, Ecological Tree Surgeons | Treelife or see us on facebook - TREElife.
  5. Hi, We are looking for self-employed Goundies (with at least CS30/31 and 38), and Climbers with at least (CS30/31 and 38/39) to work within approx. 40 mile radius of Ely, Cambridgeshire - work is in Ely, Cambridge, Royston, Bury St Edmunds and Surrounding areas. Please private message us if you're qualified and interested. Thanks.
  6. We are looking for a qualified, self employed groundsman to work on a p/t basis in and around Maidstone and the South East. Call 01622 208426 for more information.
  7. We are currently looking for climbers mainly for rail work. PTS would be required and qualifications needed. experience preferred but not essential. Rail work is currently in warrington, wigan area. We travel daily from Keighley, work is Wednesday Thursday Friday = Days and Saturday nights. if you are intrested or want to find out more please ring 07939263001 or email [email protected] regards Tom 'KTS
  8. Treeservices Ltd, based between Sevenoaks and Tonbridge in Kent, are looking for a full time tree climber to join our family firm. The majority of our work is private sector with some local authority work and site clearance for developers. A clean driving licence is essential and minimum certification is CS30, CS31, CS38, CS39 Salary is negotiable based on qualification and experience PM or call Finlay on 07872339507 for more details
  9. Hello, CSG Usher's are based in North London providing commercial and domestic tree work throughout London and the south east including Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire. We are looking for new Certified Climbers / Groundsmen and Drivers to join our tree surgeons. If you need any further information please feel free to email us at: [email protected] OR Call us on 01992 703 840. Please Send your CV's to the above email address. Thank you in advance, The CSG Usher's Team!
  10. Alright kids, I'm looking for a subby climber and groundy for work in the Bristol area. Give me a tinkle or email if interested - immediate start. Rich - 07974 771409 EMAIL [email protected] Cheers
  11. NPTC CS30/31 Qualified and experienced chainsaw operators preferably with CS38 and CCS39. Utility/Rail qualifications and/or experience would be desirable but not essential. PPE will be provided - Full Driving licence would be preferred. We are looking to recruit two additional chainsaw ops and/or climbers to join or growing team as a full time employed member of staff. This will include a competitive salary, the use of company vehicles, 28 days paid holiday each year and you will also be invited to join our training and investment in people scheme which means if you have an appetite to complete other industry relevant qualifications, we can help you with the costs and required resources associated with this. Please call Claire for a chat on 07861 780 260
  12. In a small practical industry like arb, everyone seems to know everyone and large HR departments are rarities, it seems CV's are not really relative. Do you rate a CV? Do you read CV's or is a letter/email/phone call more important? If you do value CV, if so what do you look for in a CV? Any particular CV Gripes (Too many pages/pictures etc) Looking for advice, from an employer / manager’s perspective.
  13. Hi There, I am looking for an insured climber/groundy In south Devon (Ivybridge/Kingsbridge area) with a minimum of CS30 and CS38 to work with me in the general South Devon area for weekend work and possibly more in my new business that I have just started. Needed to start work ideally in mid September as current climber/groundy is off to University. Thanks in advance, Ben.
  14. Hi all, I'am currently approaching the end of my level 3 arb & forestry diploma. as a result i'am currently looking for anyone that can take me on for jobs even if its a couple of days a week. i'm hoping that i shall have my cs30/31 ticket soon. i'm a hard worker and have had a few jobs with arbs that have taken me on for a few weeks in the past. i would like for someone to give me a chance and i would quite happily just drag brash through a chipper etc. i enjoy ground work and hope someone will take me on, i'm in Lincolnshire but have 4x4 transport and a post 1998 car license if i can be any use to anyone please contact me regards
  15. Hi Im looking for work as a climber. I have recently got NPTC cs30/31/38/39 I have no climbing experience as I have been in the construction industry for 10 years,now looking for a change of career. I am hardworking and a quick learner. I have a full UK driving license and transport I am based in cannock staffordshire. Thanks Kev
  16. I'm looking for someone to come in and grind out 3 stumps for me as part of a larger job as hiring a grinder is too expensive for the size of job. You can either PM me or message me on 07766467020 Thanks, Steve
  17. Groundsmen and climbers needed Croydon/Sutton -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Vacancies Positions Available City Suburban Tree Surgeons Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and we are currently seeking: Arborist Climbers We are currently looking for experienced climbers to join our company Applicants must be highly motivated and be able to work to an extremely high standard of both safety and quality and have at least 3 years Climbing experience with relevant NPTC certification We offer good basic rates of pay and have in place an excellent productivity bonus scheme Pre 97 Clean Driving licence would be a bonus Positions available at Croydon/Sutton Depots Positions Available City Suburban Tree Surgeons Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and we are currently seeking: Groundsman Drivers We are currently looking for Groundsman Drivers to join our company Applicants must be highly motivated and be able to work to an extremely high standard of both safety and quality and have a Pre 97 clean driving licence We offer good basic rates of pay and have in place an excellent productivity bonus scheme Relevant NPTC certification would be a bonus Positions available at Croydon/Sutton Depots Tel : 0207 720 1555 Email : [email protected]
  18. Hi, I'm looking for a very occasional groundsman. I have odd days come up when I need a groundsman in the South London/Surrey area. This would also suit a climber who fancies a day on the ground! I'm now looking for someone to work on the 25th or 26th March. Pay dependent on age and experience. Thanks Gary
  19. i am self employed ntpc trained brush cutter user and also come with upto date first aid ticket.i am current looking for any brush cutter or stimmer work within the uk.any work will be considered. feel free to messages me on here if you are intrested and can talk about day aviable and pay rates
  20. Chipper, tipper, 4x4 and team of 3 available. Based in East Midlands but can work further afield for longer contracts. Please call 07983 104271 or message for details
  21. Hi All, We are looking for chainsaw operatives based in the Oxfordshire area, initially to support a new porject starting at the end of January. We would require you to hold valid NPTC CS30 and 31 certifications. It would be preferable that you held a valid PTS certification although this is not vital as we are able to sponsor you through the 2 day course. If are interested and hold the required tickets, please PM me. Thanks Tom
  22. Hello All my name is Ian Clarke. I am a self employed climber/groundie. I have got 3 years experience in tree surgery. from small domestic work to bigger contracts. I have got my 30 31 38 39 my own saw *top handle* climbing kit PPE and transport with full clean driving licence and public liability to £1million i have a good work ethic *stay till the job is done. and am happy to drag brush all day to trimming hedges to rigging jobs and everything in between. I currently work for a few firms but i am looking to fill my days that i am currently not working. references can be provided. If you are interrested please give me a PM or a call on 07515 156 616. if i dont answer leave a quick message and ill get back to you asap wishing everyone on arbtalk a prosperous 2013
  23. Hello there, I'm currently studying arb at college in Lincoln at Level 3, however i'm looking if someone could offer me some work around the Lincolnshire area. I'm willing to travel and have own transport in form of a 4x4, I'm also willing to do grounds work i.e chipping brash collection etc, and always willing to further advance the skills i have gained in college. my car license is post 98 Thank you for looking If you can help please do get in touch Thank you
  24. I have a yard in Dorchester on Thames. I need someone to split a reasonable amount of wood, probably take a couple of days, but there's a good chance I could offer you more work after this. You'll need to be... A company or Self employed Have NPTC tickets, risk assessments, etc Have you're own saw and PPE, etc Must be able to give me a quote and invoice for your work.
  25. need a climber for 15th december, burnham on sea, somerset. 1 day name ur price - line of laylandii topped and sides, pref own gear/saw


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