Arboricultural Consultant

Wild Frontier Ecology Ltd

Fakenham, Norfolk
£23,000 - £25,000 pro rata depending on experience

Paid • Part Time • Fixed Term Contract Robert Yaxley

Sectors: ecology

Closing date: Friday, 25th January 2019   4 days left

Wild Frontier Ecology Ltd is an established consultancy based in Norfolk. We are a busy, broad-based practice, with experience in most areas of professional ecological consultancy. We are looking to expand our arboricultural services.

We are seeking an arboriculturalist to assist with our work. The ideal candidate will have a Level 3 or above qualification in Arboriculture (or equivalent), and experience of undertaking tree surveys and providing advice in line with the requirements of BS5837:2012. Technical or Professional membership of the Arboricultural Association is desirable.

The role is anticipated to be a mixture of field survey and report writing. Technical report writing and IT experience will need to be demonstrated. Experience with GIS and CAD will be an advantage. Also of importance will be the ability to work flexibly as part of a team, and good organisational skills. The successful candidate may be required to assist with protected species surveys, for which training will be provided. The position is not expected to involve any practical tree surgery.

Having your own transport will be necessary due to the rural office location. Full or part time applications will be considered.

Salary will be £23-25K pro rata depending on experience. The position is part-time initially, 2 days per week, for an initial period of six months. The post will be based in Norfolk.

To apply, send a full CV and covering letter, to Robert Yaxley at Closing date is 25th January 2019.

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