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As a scale 3/4 Assistant Arborist you will be support the Senor Arborist and Supervisor in daily arboricultural duties. Also in the absence of the senior arborist or supervisor you will be expected to undertake climbing operation to a level to match your qualification and experience. Nature of reporting relationship between post holder and line manager: The post holder will work under direct supervision of the Senior Arborist or Supervisor, to will work with the team and be compliant with industry best standards Health and Safety and legislation. The post holder will work closely to support and receive guidance from the Senior Arborist and Team Supervisor in order to carry out ground based arboricultural operations. Also to support and receive guidance from the Senior Arborist and Supervisor in order to carry out aerial arboricultural operations. Any other relevant statistics: The post holder will be required to respond quickly and effectively to frequently changing circumstances and to manage conflicting priorities. The post holder will travel to sites with the team and be physically able to manage works instructed to the team. To drive vehicles up to 3.500kg as required - prior to use, inspect the vehicle to ensure that it is in a road-worthy condition, in accordance with the provisions of current legislation, and to report any defects immediately to your line manager. Qualified staff may be required to tow appropriate equipment. Works sites may involve high risk environments and may involve working on the highway, at heights or in other hazardous environments, for which the post holder will be expected to use their specialist expertise to ensure the safety of themselves and others. The post holder is to implement systems and procedures to ensure that appropriate level of quality is achieved throughout all stages of the projects that the post holder is responsible for
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As a scale 5 Arborist you will be responsible for supervising up to 5 staff inclusive of Apprentices at any one time. Also in the absence of the tree team supervisor you may be responsible for deputising for the team Supervisor as and when required. The post holder will work with minimal direct supervision, as a scale 5 you will work closely with the team and be compliant with industry best standards Health and safety and legislation. The post holder will liaise regularly with the Tree Team Supervisor and or the Arboricultural Officers within Redevelopment and Environmental works in order to keep them appraised in a timely manner of the progress and the development of work programmes and to discuss complex issues. 1. Any other relevant statistics: The post holder will be required to respond quickly and effectively to frequently changing circumstances and to manage conflicting priorities. The post holder will travel to sites with the team and be physically able to manage works instructed to the team. Works sites may involve high risk environments and may involve working on the highway, at heights or in other hazardous environments, for which the post holder will be expected to use their specialist expertise to ensure the safety of themselves and others. The post holder is to implement systems and procedures to ensure that appropriate level of quality is achieved throughout all stages of the projects that the post holder is responsible for. The post holder may be required to make decisions under pressure and to deal with any potential conflicts that may arise
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Arborist Team Supervisor will be responsible for the daily supervision of 2 arboricultural teams which will consist of 5 arborist and up to 2 apprentices. The post holder will be responsible for taking the lead in mentoring and the ongoing training of arborists, assistant arborists and apprentice staff. Nature of reporting relationship between post holder and line manager. The post holder will work with minimal supervision and be able to manage a dynamic work load, monitoring works through to completion. As an Arborist Team Supervisor you will work closely with the team ensuring the team are compliant with industry best standards Health and Safety legislation. The post holder will liaise regularly with Arboricultural Officers Parks within Environment and Operational works in order to keep them appraised in a timely manner of the progress and the development of work programmes and to discuss complex issues. The post holder will be responsible in managing workloads to meet objectives and timescales as directed by the Arboricultural Officer for Parks. The post holder will need to be IT literate with a working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Ezytreev. Any other relevant statistics. The post holder will be required to respond quickly and effectively to frequently changing circumstances and to manage conflicting priorities. The post holder will travel to sites with the team and be physically able to manage works instructed to the team. The post holder will be able to drive vehicles up to 3.500kg as required - prior to use, inspect the vehicle to ensure that it is in a road-worthy condition, in accordance with the provisions of current legislation, and to report any defects immediately to your line manager. Qualified staff may be required to tow appropriate equipment. Works sites may involve high risk environments and may involve working on the highway, at heights or in other hazardous environments, for which the post holder will be expected to use their specialist expertise to ensure the safety of themselves and others. The post holder is to implement systems and procedures to ensure that appropriate level of quality is achieved throughout all stages of the projects that the post holder is responsible for. The post holder may be required to make decisions under pressure and to deal with any potential conflicts that may arise
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  • £17000 - £18500/annum Benefits
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our award-winning interior landscaping company. Our head office is based in Petersfield however, we are seeking an Interior Plant Maintainer to work with our clients, onsite around the South East.  This opportunity is available on contract basis from September until March 2020 with possibility of extension to permanent. We are one of the region’s leading, Interior Landscaping Companies and have been established for over 15 years. We look after interior living plants for commercial customers across the south-east region.   We are a high-quality company with a dedicated team of people who have been handpicked to ensure that high customer service standards are maintained.  We have a strong culture which values all team members and their opinions, and which encourages involvement.  Honesty, integrity, a customer service attitude and a sense of fun are essential attributes. As the Interior Plant Maintainer, you will be field based and be provided with a company vehicle to travel to client sites across the South East region with areas covered such as; Guildford, Aldershot, Farnborough, Camberley, Bracknell and Basingstoke. We work with a variety of clients from small businesses to large corporate organisations. Working closely with our Operations Director, you will be trained in all aspects of the job.  You must be self-motivated with a passion for plants and with an excellent customer service attitude and proactive approach. You will be responsible for looking after live plants at customer premises.  This includes: Watering Cleaning of leaves Removal of dead, dying or yellowing leaves Trimming Cleaning pots Topping up soil levels Ensuring contact with the customer upon arrival in case they have any concerns or queries about the plants Identify when replacements are necessary and liaise with the operations director to order as and when necessary Assist with installation of new plants To be successful for the Interior Plant Maintainer position you will have previous customer service experience within retail or an office role and hold an interest and passion for plants, green matters, gardening, sustainability and biophilia. No experience is required as full training will be given. A full, clean driving licence is essential, and you will be provided with a sign written company vehicle. In return you will receive an annual salary of up to £18.5k according to experience, plus annual profit-sharing bonus and life insurance. Please submit your CV for immediate consideration
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Would you like to join a global aerospace and defence organisation? Do you want to work as part of an organisation protecting people and maintaining maximum national security? Due to a drive for greater success, this advanced manufacturing business is currently searching for a Senior Systems Engineer to add to their talented, hardworking team in Frimley on an initial 12-month contract. Striving for innovation and creativity you can ensure no two days will be the same. This role will be £45 per hour. This is a phenomenal opportunity to not only work for a prestigious, advanced organisation, but to gain skills and knowledge you won't find anywhere else. The Role Within the role of Senior Systems Engineer, you'll work within a multi-disciplined team, responsible for the design, documentation and implementation of a major new suite of systems for submarine systems. You'll create the proposed solutions to integrate with systems over agreed interfaces, and validate and mature the designs. You'll work across the full engineering lifecycle, on design, integration and delivering these projects, including communicating with external suppliers and internal teams. You'll work with and influence key project stakeholders, and actively support knowledge sharing and exploitation of best practice during the engineering life cycle You To succeed within the role of Senior Systems Engineer, you'll have an undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in Engineering or a related scientific discipline, alongside experience of the following: Engineering life cycle principles. Software development processes. Developing requirements and design decisions. In addition, you should have excellent communication skills with experience in working with and influencing key project stakeholders. Background This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global business that has developed a strategy of working closely with its contingent workforce. Within the role, you can expect to: Work on complex, cutting-edge projects Achieve a work/life balance Work on long term contracts Develop your skills at a prestigious company Gain security clearance APPLY NOW If this sounds like the role for you, we'd love to hear from you! To apply for the position of Senior Systems Engineer, please send your CV to the Aerospace & Defence team via the 'apply now' button. ***[PLEASE NOTE: A start date is fast approaching so apply as soon as possible!]*** JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn
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  • £40000 - £45000/annum To attract the best
PUBLIC RELATIONS ACCOUNT DIRECTOR – MATERNITY COVER BASED LEOMINSTER, HEREFORDSHIRE FULL OR PART TIME CONSIDERED.£40,000 – £45,000 PRO-RATA DEPENDING UPON EXPERIENCE. 23 DAYS HOLIDAY + BANK HOLIDAYS PRO-RATA Our client is creatively very special! They are a highly innovative, responsive and forward-thinking public relations agency specialising in food, farming and rural industries. They pride themselves on their long-term client relationships and offer a broad range of services. With a working environment that is fun with an ethos for team working, professional development and being the best that they can be. They are looking for a key individual to join them as Public Relations Account Directorfor a 12-month contract to cover maternity leave. The role requires you to thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced agency environment, ‘spinning lots of plates’ and to bring your exceptional time management and people skills to the business! Key responsibilities: * Head-up and provide direction to a large portfolio of clients, including consulting upon, developing and driving major campaigns * Lead and mentor a team showcasing strong management, leadership and people skills * Build relationships with clients to become a trusted confidant * Strategically approach client campaigns, showcasing a depth of comms and industry knowledge * Take a pivotal internal role, including a position within the senior management team * Take over-all control of client budgeting and responsibility of fees within the client portfolio * Ultimate responsibility for all client outputs, will require press, copywriting and proofing skills, with strong attention to detail Person profile: * Personality: Self-driven, highly motivated and results focussed, the candidate will require high quality standards and be able to manage their own workload. Must be a team player who can effectively delegate with outstanding interpersonal skills * Specific job skills: Must be an experienced communications professional and have in depth knowledge of the marketing matrix. An understanding of the rural marketplace would be advantageous, as would previous agency experience * Personal situation: The role may require the candidate to spend one or two nights away per month and on occasions work hours may be extended. Must have a driving licence * Computer skills: Must be adept in use of MS Office * Literacy and numeracy: Must be confident in budgeting and relish having responsibility for client budgets * Management ability: People-management skills, experience and natural management ability will be useful. Experience in coaching teams in writing skills and proofreading is preferred This is a great role with a great business with great prospects! To find our more apply via this website or call Max MacGillivray on (phone number removed) quoting Ref: 5174M
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  • £10.63/hour Inclusive of holiday pay
Our client one of the UK's largest charities, who maintain 2,000 miles of historic canals, rivers, docks and reservoirs, is looking to recruit a Waterway Operative to work on the Canal network between Ellesmere Port and the Nantwich area for an initial 3 Month Contract with a review to extend. The main duties of the role will be to join existing maintenance teams responsible for the upkeep and conservation of the Canal Network in and around these areas. The role is to be based on different parts of the Canal network between these areas so the successful candidate must be flexible regarding working location and willing to travel. Typical tasks will include Grounds Maintenance, Towpath Repair, Bricklaying, Operating Lock Gates, Fence Repair and other general maintenance duties as required so a construction background is ideally what they are looking for. In addition, the successful candidate will be in regular contact with users of the canal network so excellent Customer Service skills are required as well. A full driving license is required for the position
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Financial Account - 3 Month FTC - Milton Keynes This is a fantastic opportunity to make global environmental change whilst remaining in the finance space Client Details Page Group are partnered with a leading waste management company in Milton Keynes who focus heavily on tackling environmental change. Due to company wide expansion, the finance department is seeking a to make an addition to their team in the shape of a Financial Accountant to produce the year end accounts whilst also being responsible for the budgeting and cash flow forecasting processes The wider finance function pride themselves on their unique team working approach and open culture and therefore seeking a Financial Accountant with a team player mentality. Description Assist the senior Finance team with ongoing strategy and business development Provide detailed financial reports and analysis to drive business decisions Assisting the Financial Controller with the preparation of the year end accounts Building strong relationships with external audit team to complete Group and local audits to tight deadlines Ensuring appropriate financial controls and processes are in place to ensure accurate and timely production of financial information and ensure the reduction of financial risk Assist with ad hoc finance projectsProfile The ideal candidate will have previous experience taking part in the responsibilities noted above Available Immediately (2 week notice period) Be able to operates excel on an intermediate level AAT Qualified, ACCA/CIMA part-qualified or equivalent Excellent communication skills Commutable from Milton KeynesJob Offer This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic & supportive team within the UK based utilities market, as an Financial accountant on a competitive salary in Milton Keynes
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  • £8.50 - £9.50/hour overtime, working outdoors, travel
Love working outdoors ? We are looking to recruit a Grounds Maintenance operative to start work immediately, the role involves maintaining the clients commercial properties and sites to high visual standards on soft and hard landscaping schemes, the role is avaialble for an immediate start and will lead to a permanent position for the right candidate. You Must Have Driving license Qualifications PA1 / PA6 or chemical spraying (desirable) Some commercial Landscaping Grounds Maintenance experience Used power tools, mowers, hedge cutters & strimmers Experience in a similar role, preferably on commercial properties Available for an immediate start The Hours Mon to Fri Guaranteed 50 hours per week Some early starts Unlimited overtime avaialble, all travel pick up/drop off arranged The Job Working for a large multi national established grounds maintenance company carrying out planned and reactive maintenance schedules/works Driving between sites using hand held power tools provided to carry out the following duties and responsibilities, grass cutting, weeding, bedding, planting, spraying and other associated tasks maintaining all company equipment and kit Working in a small team and with iniaitive Some travel required to various clients and sites within the surrounding areas meeting the customers needs Will lead to a more permanent role for the right candidate
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Role: Senior Ecologist (Water) - MATERNITY COVER Location: Brighton / Croydon I am looking to speak with a Senior Ecologist specialising in fresh water to cover a maternity for around 7 months. You will have the chance to work for one of the world's most renowned consultancies on major power, rail, highways, aviation and water sectors. As a Senior Ecologist (Water), you will be responsible for the overall technical delivery of the freshwater ecology import when required. Day to day duties will include, Leading on aquatic surveys, coordination of freshwater inputs including survey and reporting to various projects in the UK, being responsible for deliverables and budgets, delivering freshwater ecology inputs to EIAs, HRAs and WFD assessments, including authoring reports. Senior Ecologist (Water) Specification: Highly competent ecologist with good UK experience across a variety of aquatic survey types as well as data analysis. Able to lead one or more of the following: River Habitat Surveys (with accreditation), River Corridor Surveys, fish surveys, macrophyte and macroinvertebrate surveys. Degree in ecology/ biology or directly related subject (minimum of 2.1 classification). Excellent report writing skills, including survey reports, EcIAs, HRAs, WFDs and tenders. Good understanding of the development of mitigation strategies for aquatic protected species and habitats. Experience in preparation and writing ecological sections of environmental impact assessments ensuring that legislative guidelines are met. Ability to work independently with minimal supervision, take the initiative, make robust, defensible decisions and work to tight deadlines to meet client needs. Chartered Environmentalist/Ecologist.If you would like to know more on this role, please contact Cory Taylor at Calibre Search Manchester. Calibre Search promote equality in the workplace and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified candidates regardless of their sex, race, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age. We act as both an employment agency and employment business
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