Ground Based/Climber Arborists X2

£22,000 - £24,000 per year
Northumberland and North East England
3 months full-time contract

We are delighted to be recruiting on behalf of our client, a locally based specialist tree surgeon and arboricultural consultant covering the whole of the North-East.

A fantastic opportunity for two experienced arborists to join this family firm on an initial 3 month fixed term contract servicing new and existing clients.


  • To fell a range of small to large trees, shrubs, bushes and general undergrowth to comply with contract specification.
  • To have a basic knowledge of trees, plants and shrubs.
  • To operate a range of machinery including power tools and light plant e.g. brushwood chipper.
  • To carry out arboricultural operations with appropriate regard for third party property.
  • To assist Lead Climbers in complex tree surgery operations.
  • To carry out aerial tree work operations as required and identified by Team Leaders.
  • To perform aerial rescue if required.
  • To drive company vehicles as required.
  • To demonstrate a responsible attitude to personal and company equipment.
  • To follow all company policy and guidance with regard to health and safety and ensuring all work is completed to an excellent standard.


  • Proven experience within the industry as references will be required.
  • CS30/CS31/CS38/CS39 required.
  • The ability to work well within a team is essential as is your reliability to undertake necessary arboricultural operations unsupervised.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills along with a positive mental attitude and a high attention to detail.
  • Honesty and reliability.
  • Full valid clean driving license (B+E towing license is essential).
  • A valid CSCS card.

If you feel you can fill one of these roles please don’t hesitate to send your cv along with a covering letter.


  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends


  • relevant: 2 years (Required)


  • Driving with (B and E towing) (Required)
  • CSCS card (Required)
  • CS30/CS31/CS38/CS39 (Required)
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