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Groundsperson Level 3 (Forestry Inspector)

£19,698 per year (ERYC Grade 5, plus contractual overtime)
Term Entry
Type Hours
Full Time (37 + 2 hours per week)
Willerby Depot, Viking Close, Carnaby, HU10 6DZ
Closing date
Job closes on 21 May
Interview date
Interviews are To be confirmed
Service area
Service area: Environmental Services
Job reference
Job reference: STRE000491
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The job itself

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. The hours for this role are 37 per week plus 2 hours contractual overtime.


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Neil Lemmon
Arboriculture Supervisor
07712 660341
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