Tree Surgeon

  • Company: HortiRecruit
  • Closing Date: 30-03-2024
  • Location: Kildare, Ireland
  • Salary: €35,000-€40,000
  • Hours: Permanent
  • Contact Title: Manager / team leader
  • Contact Name: Patrick Hussey
  • Contact Email: patrick@recruited.ie
  • Contact Telephone: +353 89 2557543
  • How to Apply: Send your CV Re: Tree Surgeon to patrick@recruited.ie or call +353 892557543

Description

Perform all required tree surgery activities, as directed by the crew leader. Tree surgeon must understand and demonstrate proficiency in all aspects of the tree surgery including but not restricted to:

 

Tree Climbing Tasks:

 

Aerial Rescue.

Tree Pruning & Removal.

Large scale site clearance.

Operate Machinery and powered equipment.

 

Qualifications:

 

Minimum NPTC chainsaw tickets CS30, CS31, CS38 & CS39

Safe Pass & Manual Handling.

Full clean driving licence.

PTS training certification an advantage

HGV licence C or higher is a distinct advantage.

Further training for the right candidate will be available.

Desired attributes:

 

Reports for duty at the designated location on time each day.

Follows directions of the crew leader.

Skilled tree surgery techniques.

Adheres to all safety rules and company safety policies.

Communicates well with all crew members and crew leader.

Strives to improve job skills and develop the potential for up skilling.

Benefits: You will be working as part of a dynamic established successful company with opportunities for career progression and further training.

Pay rate for this role is in the region of €35,000 - €45.000 annual salary DOE

 

Accommodation provided if required.

Job Security.

Company Pension.

Flexible working hours.

Paid Overtime.

7.00am to 5.00p.m Monday to Friday.

Support Sabbaticals.

20 Days Annual Leave + Bank Holidays.

 

**Please note that the client will consider apprentice tree surgeons or those willing to learn, who are lacking some of the tickets or enough experience. The main requirement is that you are willing and able to climb trees and do not have a fear of heights.