Arboricultural Consultant

Posted almost 2 years ago
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Salary Negotiable
Sector Agriculture / Forestry / Fisheries, Consultancy, EIA
Posted almost 2 years ago
Apply by Sunday, 1 November 2015
Our client are a leading multi-disciplinary who are now seeking to recruit an Arboricultural Consultant to join their growing team in Hertfordshire.   The ideal candidate will: -Have a good working knowledge of the planning system and BS5837:2012 is expected along with experience of the delivery of baseline condition surveys, implication assessments, the application of method statements addressing tree constraints and the production of plans using CAD programs -Be expected to undertake a broad range of consultancy work including providing quotations, undertaking tree hazard surveys, the production of tree work schedules, TPO applications as well as liaison with clients and local authorities -Have experience of Arboricultural supervision on demolition/construction sites is also desirable -A minimum of 3 years' work experience within a consultancy role is expected   Essentials: -Minimum QCF (Qualifications and Credit Framework) Level 3 qualification in Arboriculture (e.g. Technicians Certificate) -The ability to provide detailed, concise and professional advice to clients (verbally and in report form) to required deadlines -Good tree identification -Good knowledge of visual tree inspections -Good pest and disease identification -Good working knowledge of GIS and CAD -Clean UK driving licence and own vehicle   Desirable -Lantra Professional Tree Inspector -Tree climbing and aerial rescue qualification (formally CS38) In return our client offer a competitive salary with a flexible benefits package including private health care