Forestry Inspector (Groundsperson Level 3)

£19,171 per annum + contractual overtime
Beverley and surrounding area
Employment type
Full Time
Closing date
Job closes on 31 August
Job reference
Job reference: STRE000378
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The job itself

Job Term:  Permanent

Appointment Type: Full time

Days of work: Monday to Friday

Hours per week: 37 + 2 hours contractual overtime

Place of Work: Willerby Depot

A vacancy has arisen in our forestry section for a tree inspector.  This role requires an individual who is suitably qualified and knowledgeable in all aspects of maintaining a healthy tree stock. 

Applicants must have previous experience of undertaking tree inspections and carrying out manual tree maintenance work as they will also be required to work with our forestry frontline operational teams often in a supervisory role.

The applicant must hold a recognised qualification in arboriculture which includes surveying trees. Good appreciation of health & safety is of key importance. A full driving licence is essential preferably with the entitlement to drive a 7.5 tonne vehicle.

The post will be based at our Willerby and Carnaby depots and will involve travelling to all areas within the East Riding to carry out tree inspections and maintenance work.

If you require further information about the vacancy please contact Neil Lemmon on 07712 660341


Closing date: 31 August 2020

Interview date: to be arranged


Please find a link below to download the job outline and employee specification:

Job Outline and Employee specification (PDF file, download size 155.42kb)

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Information for applicants – External (PDF file, download size 15kb)


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