CJS Online: Arboriculture

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Arboriculture vacancies: working with and for trees, woodland and in forestry, includes tree nursery.


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Woodland Manager / Consultant - Oakbank Game & Conservation Ltd

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Oakbank Game & Conservation Ltd is looking to recruit a woodland manager / consultant to its expanding consultancy team. Based in East Anglia the successful candidate will join a dynamic team of consultants delivering all aspects of high-quality woodland and tree asset management across East Anglia and the East Midlands.

Oakbank was established in 2005 and is now a very well-respected name in farmland conservation and woodland management, with a large client base of farms and sporting estates across the UK and into Europe.

Team Leaders, General Workers & Chainsaw Operators - Knighton Countryside Management Ltd

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Immediate Start

Knighton Countryside Management Ltd is based at Piddlehinton & undertakes a range of ecological & environmental contracting. We have opportunities for self motivated and suitably qualified Chainsaw Operators AND General Site Operatives for fencing, vegetation clearance, & ecological contracting, to work on jobs across the UK.

Forest Manager / Senior Forest Manager - Scottish Woodlands Ltd

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Due to our increasing activities and expanding work programme in North West Scotland, an exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Forest Manger/Senior Forest Manager to join our progressive team to service both our existing client base and expanding business. We service this area from our Fort William office. Reporting directly to the Regional Manager, the role involves all aspects of woodland establishment, restructuring and management from planning through to harvesting. The position includes the requirement to liaise directly with a range of clients, prepare and manage budgets, report writing, grant scheme applications, cost control, planning of operations and site supervision.

Surveyor - Home Based - Central & Fife area - Scottish Woodlands Ltd

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Based on strong foundations developed in our forestry management experience, Scottish Woodlands Utilities Division has become a leading service provider for the utility supply industry. The business is largely employee owned, and this encourages a dedication and commitment to the highest standards of professionalism and customer focus. Our aim is to understand each client’s specific objectives and then to provide a service which is both flexible and personal.

To expand our current team, we are looking to recruit an experienced Surveyor to join our existing SPEN vegetation management team to cover the Central and Fife area.

Arboriculture & Forestry Consultant - WSP

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At WSP, there’s nothing we love more than pushing boundaries. Harnessing innovation and sharing insights across our diverse, international team to create a tomorrow’s world that's cleaner, greener and safer. Join us and you’ll be part of an organisation that takes pride in its people and purpose: creating long-lasting solutions to meet the needs of generations to come.

We are looking to appoint two Consultant Grade Arboriculture Consultants, one in our Exeter office and one in either Birmingham, Manchester or Leeds office (other locations may also be considered) to support our growing workload.

Forest Worker - Penfold's Woodland Contracting Ltd

Logo: Penfold’s Woodland Contracting Ltd

Based in Hampshire and surrounding counties

Penfold’s Woodland Management undertakes woodland maintenance and survey work nationwide (primarily southern England). To support our expanding business, we are looking to take on Forest Workers who will come to us to develop their skills within the industry.

Beat Manager x 2 - Forestry England

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Based at Queen Elizabeth Country Park or Micheldever, Hampshire

As Beat Manager, you’ll use your extensive knowledge in forestry and land management to lead our safe and sustainable forestry operations and ensure we fulfill out supply contracts to our sawmill customers. With excellent people skills, you’ll also manage, motivate and inspire a small team of staff to ensure we deliver our forestry work safely and to a high standard. You’ll also be confident working with a range of external stakeholders including visitors, contractors, local authorities, national parks and environmental organisations.

Groundsperson Level 2 - Forestry - East Riding of Yorkshire Council

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Contract: Permanent

Hours: Full-time, 37 hours per week + 2 hours contractual overtime

Base: Willerby, East Riding of Yorkshire

The Forestry Team are looking for a Groundsperson Level 2 with the appropriate skills and experience to carry out all aspects of tree maintenance works.

You must have: experience of carrying out tree maintenance work; a good appreciation of health and safety; a full driving licence. 

Woodsman - REHAU Ltd

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Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire

REHAU is the premium worldwide brand for polymer-based innovations and systems in construction, automotive and industry.  From Furniture to Windows to Aircraft, you encounter our systems every day without noticing them.  While they may be invisible, their benefits are always around us.  More than 20,000 employees at 170 locations worldwide apply their expertise and innovative capabilities to ensure the continuous growth of our independent privately-held company. 

Wetland Restoration Officer - Forestry England

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Based at our District office in Lyndhurst (currently working from home in accordance with government guidelines)

Since 2010 Forestry England has been an important partner in delivering the New Forest Higher Level Stewardship Scheme that focuses on restoring and enhancing this internationally important habitat. We are now looking for an experienced Wetland Restoration Officer to help manage and deliver our award-winning wetland habitat restoration and maintenance programme.

Yard Manager / Playground Installer / Carpenter - Copper Beech Play

At Copper Beech Play we make nature inspired playgrounds from sustainably sourced timber for schools and communities throughout the UK. We are a family company based in south Herefordshire, and have the following vacancies: Yard Manager, Playground Installer / Carpenter and Production Operative / Carpenter.