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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National Coppice Apprentice

Location: Oxon, Oxfordshire.

Pay: Bursary. Tools and travel

This is a part time Coppice apprenticeship for 2-3 years depending on existing skills & experience. The apprentice will be working with established coppice and green woodcraft businesses based in the Chilterns and surrounding area. The apprentice will be taught the skills required to start & run a successful coppice business including: woodland & coppice management, chainsaw use, hurdle making, green wood crafts, hedge laying and businesses skills. Additional training & work experience will also be available from other coppice & greenwood craft workers.

  • Closing Date: 20/04/2018
  • Sector: Arboriculture, Countryside
  • Role Type: Apprentice
  • Region: South
  • Posted: 21/03/2018

Natural Environment Officer

£24,606 to £27,126

37 hours per week

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our Development Management division.  You will provide specialist advice in relation to the natural environment, including landscape, trees, biodiversity and ecology, as well as dealing with applications for works to preserved trees and hedgerows. You will also provide advice to the public and potential applicants.

  • Closing Date: 08/04/2018
  • Sector: Arboriculture, Countryside, Ecology, Horticulture
  • Region: South
  • Posted: 20/03/2018

General Manager

Tir Coed

Salary: £27,000 - £29,000 per annum, pro-rata

Hours: 22.5 hours per week

Location: Aberystwyth

During the first year of an exciting new project, Tir Coed are seeking to fill a General Manager post to support the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in their role of managing a charity based in mid-west Wales. Tir Coed provides free training and practical learning opportunities in sustainable woodland management to a range of individuals who wish to gain confidence and skills in outdoor activities in order to improve their chances of reaching their long-term goals in education, employment or volunteering.

  • Closing Date: 04/04/2018
  • Sector: Arboriculture, Community and Volunteers, Countryside, Publicity and Fundraising
  • Region: Wales
  • Posted: 19/03/2018

Senior Arboriculture Officer

Starting salary £24,174 – 29,323 per annum depending on qualifications/experience (potentially rising to £29,323 through annual Performance Review awards)

Parks and Open Spaces in West Suffolk have a rich and varied tree population which is managed to a high standard. We are seeking a capable, committed and enthusiastic person to join our Parks and Open Spaces Team to help maintain this standard.

You will be responsible for the provision of an effective arboricultural service across West Suffolk including the council’s parks and open spaces and planning service areas.

  • Closing Date: 02/04/2018
  • Sector: Arboriculture
  • Region: Anglia
  • Posted: 16/03/2018

Dunsmore Woodlands and Brandon Marsh Officer

Full time 35 hours/week

Grade 3a: £24,480 - £30,600 depending on qualifications & experience

  • Closing Date: 19/04/2018
  • Sector: Arboriculture, Community and Volunteers, Countryside, Wildlife Work and Animal Care
  • Region: Midlands
  • Posted: 15/03/2018

Project Officer (Tamar Valley)

Location: Tamar Valley Centre, Gunnislake

The position is for 2 years to March 2020.

The Tamar Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is seeking a Project Officer to join our small but dynamic team. The postholder will be required to help deliver the priorities set out in the current stautory Management Plan 2014-19 and input into the development of the next plan which is currently underway.  You will develop future landscape projects; experience of woodland and hedge management, as well as knowledge of the built and cultural heritage and working closely with landowners and managers would be desirable. You will be expected to also work closely with public, private and voluntary sector partners and encourage local community support and involvement.

  • Closing Date: 03/04/2018
  • Sector: Arboriculture, Community and Volunteers, Countryside
  • Region: South West
  • Posted: 14/03/2018


Starting salary £23,924

Permanent 37 hours per week

As part of a highly motivated, forward thinking, friendly Council tree management department you will be undertaking a wide variety of tree works with a view of providing a public service across towns, villages, nature reserves and woodlands that are owned or managed by HDC in and around Huntingdonshire. 

  • Closing Date: 25/03/2018
  • Sector: Arboriculture
  • Region: Anglia
  • Posted: 13/03/2018

Woodland Outreach Manager

Salary: £34,000 - £36,000

The Woodland Trust is the UK’s leading woodland conservation charity.  We want to see a UK rich in native woods and trees, for people and wildlife. The Trust aims to engage and inspire people about woods and trees to help us meet our vision of creating, restoring and protecting woodland. We own and care for over 1,000 woodland sites across the United Kingdom and support the creation and management of woodland on land outside the Trust’s own estate.

  • Closing Date: 08/04/2018
  • Sector: Arboriculture, Countryside, Environmental and Outdoor Education
  • Region: Wales
  • Posted: 12/03/2018

Grounds Supervisor

St Helens, Merseyside WA11 7HX Full-time 37.5 hours per week 8.30am – 4.30pm Permanent £21,000 pa

Do you enjoy working outdoors, helping people, improving biodiversity and working in a small team? For over twenty years GreenAcres has offered excellent customer service in beautiful natural settings, providing meaningful funeral services, celebrations and other events at our woodland parks across the UK. We are currently entering an exciting period of new growth and development and are looking for someone with great practical skills to join the Woodland Team at our Rainford site, maintaining the park landscape and helping to provide our customers with professional funeral and event services.

  • Closing Date: 25/03/2018
  • Sector: Arboriculture, Countryside, Horticulture
  • Region: North West
  • Posted: 09/03/2018

Landscape Operative/Field Worker

We are seeking to employ a Landscape Operative / Field Worker to assist with our landscaping and habitat creation team, operating in Uxbridge and Aylesbury. You will need to have a good level of site safety, problem solving, ability to work in a team and, at times, supervising other sub-contractors.

  • Delete Date: 05/04/2018
  • Sector: Arboriculture, Countryside, Ecology, Horticulture
  • Region: South
  • Posted: 08/03/2018

Senior Warden

Hours:  Full time, 35 hours a week

Term:    Permanent

Salary: £22,000 - £25,000 per annum

The Earth Trust is seeking an energetic and practical person to take on the role of Senior Warden within our Land Management Team. Earth Trust is an environmental learning charity and guardian of some of South Oxfordshire’s most loved greenspaces. We provide access and opportunities for people to discover, appreciate and care for the natural world via the Oxfordshire landscapes that we look after, including the iconic Wittenham Clumps.

  • Closing Date: 26/03/2018
  • Sector: Arboriculture, Community and Volunteers, Countryside
  • Region: South
  • Posted: 02/03/2018

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