Arboriculture Officer

Ref: CVP 447
Date posted: 27/11/2017
Closing date: 08/12/2017 05:00 PM
Hours per week: 36
Salary: £25,951 - £27,668 per annum
Location: Huyton
Employment Type: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed Term/Temporary

 Fixed Term until 31 March 2019
Are you interested in pursuing a career in Arboriculture?
Knowsley Council is a forward thinking, innovative and progressively managed local authority with a strong reputation for delivering first class services.  We currently have a full-time fixed-term vacancy for an Arboricultural Officer, which offers opportunities for anyone wishing to gain experience and career progression.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed person to join our busy team. Ideally you should have some relevant arboricultural experience and be able to work off your own initiative to deadlines. The main duties of the post include surveying the borough’s tree stock, commissioning work, undertaking consultancy work for both internal and external clients, the monitoring of planning conditions and supporting the Council’s multi-disciplinary team approach.
You must hold an HND in Arboriculture, ISA Technicians Certificate and/or Environmental Management i.e. BSc Environmental Management.
This is an exciting opportunity for a forward thinking arboriculturalist with the skills to fill this post. If your achievements and ambition are reflected in the role and you would like an informal discussion about the post please contact Carl Salisbury, Team Manager – Arboriculture & Ecology on 0151 443 2281.
Closing Date: Friday, 8 December 2017


How to apply

Please download and fill in the application form and email completed application form to

Please note that the Council does not accept Curriculum Vitae (CVs) or hard copy paper application forms for this vacancy.

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