An Arboriculture Specialist is required for an initial 6 month contract working client side for highways schemes throughout the county of Hampshire. Based out of Bishop's Waltham , you will be responsible for supporting internal staff with arboricultural issues, site inspections, instructing third party arboriculture contractors and generally act as a subject matter expert on arboriculture.
Successful candidate will have a Level 4 diploma in Arboriculture or equivalent, ideally with an Arboricultural Association Technicians Certificate. Practical knowledge and experience of arboriculture in an infrastructure environment would be required. Knowledge of tree biology, highway trees and arboricultural report writing would be required.
Good IT and communication skills would also be required.
This role is for a public sector organisation and IR35 status would be determined on job offer.
We have a fair and comprehensive selection procedure. It is our policy that there should be equal opportunity for and no discrimination against applicants on the grounds of gender, race, religion or belief, nationality, colour, pregnancy and maternity, sexual orientation, disability, age, marriage and civil partnership, union or non-union membership, socio-economic background or being a part-time or fixed term worker.