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  1. Clay

    Climber Wanted

    Climber wanted: PAYE or self employed Job Description JB Landscape are offering an exciting opportunity to join an established Arb and grounds maintenance company, we provide high quality services to private and domestic clients throughout Kent. We are looking to employ an experienced lead climber to carry out the role of Team leader. Your Role: As team leader you will be setting the standards that JB Landscape expect and our clients demand, coordinating the efforts of your team whilst maintaining discipline, you will be able to communicate with clients as our contact on site, complete risk assessments to ensure the health and safety of yourself, your team and members of the public, following job specifications to a high standard (BS3998), you will be responsible for making sure sites are set up correctly and that they are left safe and tidy. You will be an enthusiastic and experienced arborist with a positive outlook being able to get the best from your team, you will have good communication skills to enable you to liaise with clients on a daily basis, you will have good mentoring skills encouraging junior staff to improve and move up in the company. Other works would include total site clearances, weed spraying via chemical control and planting works. Qualifications: A comprehensive working knowledge of BS 3998 and other industry related standards. This position would suit an experienced climber wishing to further their career with a responsible role mentoring staff. Contracted basic working hours are 39 hours per week Mon - Thurs between 0730 and 1600 and Friday 0730 and 1500. An excellent basic salary circa £25k to £29k, dependent on qualifications and experience 20 days annual leave + public holidays - provision of all PPE, Climbing kit and uniform. Company pension scheme and further training Desirable qualifications will include: · CS 30, 31, 38, 39, 41 · Full drivers licence with B+E · First Aid · Wood Chipper · Stump Grinder · IPAF MEWP · PA1 PA6 · Job Type: Full-time or Self-employed (part-time) Experience: Minimum of 5 years industry (Preferred) If you think that you might be suitable for this position or for more information about this role please contact us on clay@jblandscape.co.uk Tell: 07792204917 Job Type: Full-time or Self-employed Salary: £25,000.00 to £29,000.00 /year
  2. Tree-tek are looking for freelance lead climber in either a full time position or selected days Applicants should have a minimum of 5 years climbing experience and have CS30, CS31, CS38 and preferably CS39 and CS41 A full UK Driving licence with own transport to site Applicants will be required to carry out all aspects of arboricultural tasks Immediate start for the right candidate For more details please call the office on - 01227 637590 or Email - info@tree-tek.co.uk
  3. JB Landscape are a well established company trading since 1987. Built on a strong philosophy that promotes professionalism, excelling in customer service, we are driven to provide a service our clients trust and rely on. We serve Kent, Sussex, Surrey and London, managing commercial and domestic sites from grounds maintenance, Landscaping, through to all aspects of Arboriculture. About the job JB Landscape are looking for a lead climber to join our Arb department on a sub-contractor basis, you will need to be self motivated and reliable with a focus on a high standard of work within a safe working environment, as a business we are looking to grow and the right candidate will be given the opportunity to join us on a permanent basis if they so wished. All applicant would need to have relevant insurance as a subcontractor. Preferred Skills • Minimum of 5 years climbing and industry experience • The ability to work independently and as part of a team • Good communication skills and customer service skills, positive attitude, self-motivated and with high attention to detail • Reliability, punctuality and well-presented • CS30/31/38/39 required (CS40/41 advantageous) 1A wood chipper ticket • Full UK driving license
  4. We need Experienced Utility Tree Cutting ops for varying works in all sectors including Rail,OHL,Highways and Construction.. Works are across the North and West of the Country with some working away required. Lodging provided with over night spend. Must have the following CSCS cs30/31 cs38/39 UA1 PTS The following would be an advantage cs40 UA2 UA5 Pre 97 Licence Machine ops First aid Coss Proof of live line utility working Contact Jason Smith 07902716671 Mobile 01748 836033 Office
  5. Climbers and grounds men needed newport on going work.. must have pts and olec 1 or can obtain olec 1 this week 07704310128
  6. We are recruiting new staff for ongoing works across a abroad spectrum of works. Rail, Powerlines, Highways, Landscaping Works are mainly in the North East and North West but at times in other parts of the uk which require lodging away. PAYE or Freelance / inexperienced and new to the industry considered. Minimum Qualifications Requierd CS30,31 CSCS First Aid Other useful Qualifications CS38,39,40 woodchipper UA1 PTS NPTC forestry machine ops Please contact . Jason Smith. 07902716671 mobile 01748 836033 office jason.smith@brooksidetreeservice.co.uk powerlinesurveying@gmail.com
  7. Wanted: We are looking for groundsmen and climbers in the West Sussex area. Preferably with tickets and some experience but all applications are considered. Must be enthusiastic and hard working. Get in touch to join a friendly, professional team with an excellent reputation. Contact Oli Wilson at oliver@elmcrofttreeservices.co.uk Or call/ text on 07736410894.
  8. We are an Arb Approved business based in Herefordshire and are looking for Climbers to join our team on a long term basis. For more information, please contact the office 01432 860839 and speak to Harriet. Or Email: Harriet@acertreehereford.com
  9. Lead Climbers Arboriculturalist, Salary per annum n/a Permanent, Full Time South Warnborough Hampshire RG29 1SD UNITED KINGDOM EXCITING OPPORTUNITIES ACROSS THE SOUTH Salary Dependent upon experience upto £26,000 per annum With successful contract wins across the south of the UK, our rapidly expanding Arboricultural team is looking for qualified arborists to work from our depot at our South Warnbrough Depot, near Hook in Hampshire. Person Specification We are keen to speak to you if you have the following qualifications: Essential: - CS30 - CS31 - CS38 - CS39 - CS41 - Full clean driving licence Desirable: - CS40 - C1+E - NRSWA - First Aid at Work - MEWP - B+E - CSCS - ROLO We are recruiting staff with a passion for trees, who will bring enthusiasm, expertise and fresh ideas to the table and who are looking to further their arboricultural careers. Salary is dependant upon skills and qualifications. https://www.vps-grounds.co.uk/ Why VPS Grounds? - Fast growing business with excellent opportunities for career progression and development. - Individual training plans for each employee, including required competencies for current role, and incorporating medium-to-long term training and development for future career goals. - Company pension scheme.. - Employee benefits, such as Health Care Cash Plan. - Free Medical and Legal helpline. - Discounted gym membership; spa and golf discounts. - 25 days paid holiday plus 8 bank holidays If you feel that you have the necessary skills and competencies to be successful in this role, then please give us a call on 01256 703350 or email your CV and covering letter to: Naomi.Childe@VPSgroup.com
  10. We are looking to recruit a number of team leaders, climbers and surveyors in the south east of the country, either on a self employed basis or employed basis. Team leaders and climbers will be expected to hold all relevant ground based and aerial based certs and all be within 5 years of having refresher training this is a requirement of the client, along with Utility arb UA1, 2.1, 2.2, 2.3. Team leaders will also be expected to be able to Tow and have some experience in running and planning jobs. Surveyors will be expected to hold UA1, 2.1, 5.1 and 5.2 All staff will be expected to hold an in date first aid, Desirable Manual handling. Decent rates paid for suitable staff. Email matt@treeserv.net for more info or call Matt 07714872130
  11. Climbers wanted for ongoing contracts in Sweden. Minimum of 2 years climbing experience after certification is a must, good rates of pay and accommodation for the right people. Contact me on 0046 72 773 26 12. Or email info@arborist247.se
  12. Having successfully secured several contracts, predominately in the Midlands area, we are seeking suitably qualified and experienced individuals to enhance our workforce. Applicants will be required to work at various locations throughout the country including some Weekends. Chainsaw operatives and Climbers must hold NPTC certificates. PTS (Personal Track Safety) and full Driving Licence are desirable as works are routinely within the Rail environment. Lineside Structure Maintenance Limited are based in Nottingham and have been operating for over 20 years. We are able to offer competitive rates of pay and comprehensive Training and Development. www.lineside.co.uk Please send us your CV to telma.neto@lineside.co.uk
  13. any free lance climbers in the south devon area fancy a couple days over christmas and into new year?
  14. Our client is an established arboricultural contractor based near Oxford. They have two to three teams of staff and undertake a range of work from local authority to commercial and domestic. This includes working for Henley Royal Regatta and other prestigious organisations where quality and safety are the main priorities. They are currently looking to recruit a new team of Arborists. Candidates should ideally have NPTC qualifications and some post qualification experience although the right attitude is more important The ability to carry out work to high standards and deal effectively with customers is very important, as most work comes from existing clients. Essential - Full UK driving licence - Willingness to learn - Interested in personal and professional growth - Passion for excellent service and tree care - Must value working in a open and honest environment. - Understand the need for excellent communication and team work Ideally but not essential - 2+ years experience in the industry - CS31/32/38/39 - B+E/C1+E/C licence - Qualifications in Arboriculture level 2 and above Approximate salary per annum Groundsmen £16k-18k 2nd Climber £18k-23k Lead climber £22k-£27k Team leaders £25k + For more information please contact admin@ctcrecruitment.co.uk or call 01743 344466 quoting reference 1710-15
  15. TreeAbility is looking to recruit experienced climbers and a crew leader either full time or contract. We are a Sevenoaks based Arb Approved company, looking for enthusiastic people who have climbing tickets, both experienced and intermediate level. We do mainly private residential work with some commercial work but no street trees! Our team enjoy what we do so if you think you’d like to work for us, get in touch to have a chat. Salary up to £32k. Check out our http://www.Facebook.com/treeability page or www.treeability.co.uk or call Nick on 07974 918879
  16. Arb Access Ltd carry out de-vegetation services, tree work contracts and rope access services to a number of large scale projects across the UK. Specialising in the utilities sector, Arb Access Ltd provide services for Network Rail, Thames water and a number of other commercial contracting firms. www.arbaccess.co.uk The Job Profiles Currently On Offer: - Climbers Qualified to NPTC CS38/CS39 - Experienced Groundsmen Qualified to CS30/CS31 minimum - Supervisor/On Site Leaders - Rope Access Technicians and Level 3 Rope Access Supervisors - COSS/PTS or other railway related qualifications would be desirable but not essential. Competitive salary will be offered depending on experience and qualifications. Our selection process with have a strong focus on understanding the candidates short and long term career progression goals. Arb Access are committed to supporting the overall development of our people, by encouraging personal ambition and enthusiasm. Arb Access are currently involved with long term contracts on the railways in areas including Devon, Cornwall, Somerset, Dorset and Wiltshire. We are currently looking for ways to grow our company by employing three more of the right enthusiastic individuals, who can share our success and enjoy being a part of our diverse and upbeat team. There are many different career opportunities for an arborist / rope access technician working within the rail sector, and with the future developments planned for the UK rail infrastructure, there has never been a better time to become involved with this thriving industry. In order to work alongside the railways, all operatives require a PTS (Personal Track Safety) Qualification. They will also be required to attend a full medical exam and drug and alcohol test prior to being accepted onto a PTS (Personal Track Safety) course. We are prepared to discuss funding opportunities to give the right individuals access to the necessary rail qualifications and as Arb Access Ltd are a member of RISQS, we can provide Sponsorship to enable individuals to access the railways and start their careers. Minimum Requirements for successful candidates: Qualified to a minimum of CS30/CS31. Qualified in climbing (CS38, CS39, CS40, CS41) would be desirable but not essential. We are seeking a climbing team to join our firm, but just as interested in meeting strong groundsmen, too! The individuals should be respectful to others and hardworking, ensuring a dedicated and accountable team of people. Strong understanding and the right attitude towards the importance of Health and Safety within this industry. A basic qualification in First aid is essential on site. Training will be provided if required. The right candidate must be prepared to work away during week days when required, with accommodation and travel expenses paid in full. Typical working hours are Monday to Friday (8am to 4pm). Overtime is usually available over weekends for those that may be interested. Driving licence would be advantageous as would the ability to tow. Candidate(s) would be required to report to our yard based in Devon to travel to site in our fleet vehicles, or alternatively, candidate(s) would need to make their own way to worksites (Currently in Wiltshire, Bristol and Exeter) on a Monday morning. The right candidate must be prepared and willing to show determination for achieving the overall objectives of the Company, and must respect our ambitions as firm. We are looking to give this opportunity to the right candidates who can demonstrate a real commitment to working alongside the rest of our established team of people. Arb Access Ltd deliver the highest level of safety, expertise and quality in every project we undertake, and this is reflected in the individuals we employ. In return we will provided a safe working environment with the most competitive salaries paid. Arb Access can deliver specific training programmes to those individuals who wish to further develop their portfolio and are always open to listening to the personal goals of their stake holders (staff members). To find out more about this opportunity or to find out more about our company, please email a copy of your CV or a covering letter to claire@arbaccess.co.uk and quote JOBRAIL in the Subject field please. Thanks for reading – We look forward to hearing from you.
  17. climbers and groundsman wanted in the north & south west please contact me @ terence@skyline-group.co.uk
  18. Arborists / Team Leader wanted - Immediate Start available. Undertaking large scale contract arboriculture works for rail and highways. We are undergoing a period of rapid expansion and are looking for experienced arborists to join our teams. Candidates should be experienced and must work well within a team environment and under instruction. Minimum qualifications for standard applications for both Rail and Highways are NPTC CS30, 31, 38, 39 & 40 (41 is an advantage) and a CSCS site card for Highways and hold PTS for the Rail. A current first aid certificate, chipper certification and a full driving license with towing ability preferable. Arborists We are looking for experienced time served arborists to join our expanding Highways & Rail arboriculture teams working on highways and rail trackside vegetation clearances. Our teams work day and night shifts and we require additional team members with flexibility to work both. Arborist Team Leader In team leaders we look for the ability to lead by example with excellent communication skills. The skill set and requirements are as per a standard arborist but we look for people used to leading people with the knowledge to drive a team and meet targets. We offer excellent rates of per pay depending on experience, competency and method of employment. Long term work available for the right candidates. Applications via email on info@totaltrees.com include your up-to-date CV (or experience) with your letter of application or call on 0845 303 7376. For more information on our company please visit Total Trees - Excellence in Arboriculture - Home
  19. Where have all the climbers gone, it's like looking for rocking horse ****! Anyway, experienced climbers needed urgently to work across the Midlands, rates £120 per day. Ring us on 0121 748 1071 if you're looking for full time work and can start in the next few weeks with an AA approved company
  20. We are a top Tree Surgery & Garden Care Business located near Ely, Cambridgeshire, and work within a 55 mile radius (mainly Cambridgeshire, Norfolk & Suffolk), and due to volumes of work we're looking to take on self-employed (at least to begin with) Climbers and Groundworkers - must have NPTC tickets, have own public liability insurance and PPE, and have a good customer manner. If interested please e-mail us at: info@actreeandgarden.co.uk We look forward to hearing from you!
  21. We are looking to take on some new ground workers and climbers. Both suitably qualified and we would also consider putting you through the necessary courses if you are not qualified. We work in the Horsham area. Please email me directly at info@treelc.co.uk with your details and experience (if any). Tree LC Tree specialists Horsham
  22. Qualified Climbers needed for regular work in west Wilts Bath area. Employed or sub-contract. Varied work but no line clearance or rail work! Call Jon Burgess on 07780460391
  23. We are looking for climbers to join our growing tree works company based in Kenilworth, Warwickshire. Options for sub-contract or employment. Start ASAP. Please contact Jake on 07969146309 or email info@aptreesurgeons.co.uk. Many thanks.
  24. Hi all, I am looking for qualified climbing chainsaw operatives in the Northamptonshire area. These are full time permanent positions, however will consider subcontractors for the position. Please contact me 01327 312464 for more information. Thanks Tom
  25. Down To Earth Trees Ltd is an established Arboricultural Association approved contractor with a large client base in both the private and commercial sector. We are looking to recruit two experienced Climbers who are passionate, enthusiastic with the ability to be highly self-motivated and productive in providing a high quality service to our customers. Applicants must have a minimum of 3 years’ climbing experience with the minimum NPTC City & Guilds Certificate of Competence qualifications: CS30, 31, 38, 39, and Brushwood Chipper. First Aid and a clean driving licence with ability to tow according to current DVLA towing regulations is a must, (LGV licence beneficial). Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) desirable. Salary: According to qualifications and experience Closing Date: Monday 22nd October. We hope to hold interviews in the week beginning 29th October 2012. If you would like to join one of the leading tree management companies in the south east please contact us: Office 01959 524623 (Pippa) or Jerry Edwards, Operations Director: 07966 135816 Email: enquiries@downtoearthtrees.co.uk


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