South Bucks Tree Surgeons Ltd is a family run, medium sized tree surgery firm. We have been trading for almost 40 years and employ 14 staff. Following continued growth of our business, an exciting opportunity for a skilled Grounds Worker has arisen to join our professional, friendly and busy team.
We envisage that the ideal applicant will:
- Have a strong background working previously as a Grounds Worker for a tree surgery firm.
- Have a good basic knowledge of common native trees and shrubs.
- Understand different tree surgery techniques and services.
- Will hold a minimum of a NPTC CS30/CS31
- Ideally be certificated and have a good track record of using machinery like; root grinders & chippers.
- Ideally experienced in driving tractors/conducting grab operation/vehicles with trailers.
- Have experience & good understanding of rigging operations at ground level.
- Have an appreciation for mechanical maintenance to assist in basic repairs & up keep of equipment.
The successful candidate will need to have a first class respect for health and safety allied with a true ‘team work’ approach. Knowledge of the local area is desirable but not essential. However, you must be professional and have excellent time keeping.
In return, our business can offer a challenging but highly rewarding working environment with good opportunities for progression, further training and professional development. Many of our employees have long service records and those that join enjoy the stability our team can offer.
A competitive salary & benefits – based on qualifications and experience can be offered.