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Utility Arboriculture Supervisor

Stoke on Trent and surrounding areas

Competitive salary, depending on qualifications and experience


bts Group is seeking a Utility Arboriculture Supervisor with tree surveying experience to work in Stoke on Trent.

We’re looking for someone proactive to work closely with the Area Manager, supporting a programme of contract works.


Role and requirements:

Applicants should be confident, with the initiative and drive to supervise, support and offer advice, guidance, and assistance to arborist teams in the field. You’ll need to be able to work independently as well as part of a team, and pay attention to detail in the quality of your work.

You will perform operational audits and make sure that any damage or safety concerns are identified, reported, and addressed – always striving towards excellence.

The role also includes surveying duties: from the initial surveying of spans, to obtaining permission, to completing the programmed works. This needs someone experienced in utility arb surveying, with broad tree identification and characteristics knowledge.

Sound I.T skills would be useful, as you’ll need to operate a tablet device in the field.

**To apply, please submit your CV to – or for an informal chat call Nicola Barnes on 07917 542137.**


Preferred Skills and Certifications:

- UA: 1, 2.1, 5

- DNO authorisation

- Full UK driving licence

- Strong communication skills

- Negotiating skills

- Able to work using own initiative and as part of a team

- Experience and knowledge of strict H&S operations and its practical implications

- Manual Handling Certification

- First Aid Certification


About bts Group:

As part of the RSK Group, bts Group provides vital Vegetation Management services to electricity distributor network operators (DNOs) within the UK. bts enables them to provide a resilient and sustainable service to their customers.

We have offices and operations across the Midlands, the Wirral, East of England and Scotland, and work with over 300 skilled individuals.

We value the contribution people make to our success and in return we offer a competitive benefits package including a great place to work whilst earning a competitive salary, company pension scheme and generous holiday entitlement (plus birthday).

**To apply, please submit your CV to – or for an informal chat please call Nicola Barnes on 07917 542137.**

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