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Greenhill Depot, Tore, IV6 7SG
£19,047 - £26,455 per year
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Position Type:
Full Time
37 hours per week

This position has expired.

Job Description

Post Title:    Arborist (Modern Apprenticeship)
:      Tore
Hours:          37 Hours per Week
Duration:      Fixed Term - 18 Months
Salary:         HC01   £19,047- HC05 £26,455 p.a 

Salary placing will normally be at the first point of the scale.

Contact Person: Mick Haymer, Tel:07789 922914

Job Purpose: It will involve working as part of a small team carrying out all aspects of tree works and other grounds maintenance duties to a reliably high standard.

Please APPLY ONLINE. If you are unable to apply online and you wish to request an offline application pack, please contact Business Support, T: 01955 608279 (24 hour voicemail) quoting post the reference number above.

Please find the Job Description below.

Shortlisted applicants will normally be contacted by e-mail, unless otherwise stated. Please check your e-mails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.


  1. A current full driving licence is essential

  2. During the Apprenticeship you will undertake the following qualification:
    SVQ in Trees and Timber at SCQF level 5

    And furthering training in :

  • Chainsaw maintenance & fell and process small trees  NPTC 201,202,&203
  • Fell and process trees over 380mm NPTC 301
  • Tree climbing and aerial rescue NPTC 206 & 306
  • Chainsaw use from rope & harness NPTC 308
  • Windblown trees NPTC 302
  • Use of wood chippers (Lantra)
  • Use of stump grinders
  • Basic tree inspection (Lantra)

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