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Tree Auditing Officer Ref: 50063636

County Hall

Grade 8, £23,668.00 to £26,317.00

Vacancy Reference: 50063636

Closing Date: 28/02/2020

Hours: 37 hours per week 
Contract Type: Permanent

We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced individual to lead on the provision of effective and efficient tree inspections within land under the Council’s control. You should be confident in all aspects of arboriculture including tree identification skills, developing tree survey inspection methodology, undertaking tree surveys and tree protection legislation. Knowledge of land ownership and management through Land Registry and GIS and a proven ability to operate and adhere to health and safety procedures are also necessary.

For further information or an informal discussion please contact Lee Matthews on: 01983 82100 ex 8735.

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Please view information pack and complete your job application online at, telephone 01983 823134 or email if you need further information about applying. Please note only applications completed and submitted online by the closing date will be accepted.

In the interests of efficiency and economy, no further communication will be sent to you unless you reach the final shortlist. This means that if you do not hear from the recruiting manager within three weeks of the closing date, we regret that your application will not have been successful on this occasion.

Closing Date: 28/02/2020