We have an exciting opportunity available for you to become an integral part of the places and spaces team. We are looking for someone to support the direct delivery of routine and proactive tree management who can engage with people, monitor delivery standards and ensure team members and the public are safe at all times with health and safety being in the forefront of everything you do.

The successful candidate will lead operations involving all aspects of tree management in particular carrying out specialist tree surgery works and tree felling in residential areas. Therefore, you will hold certain qualifications enabling you to work at height including climbing and aerial rescue, operating a chainsaw from a rope and harness. You will also assist with the inspection of trees and be responsible for the safe use of all equipment including specialist industrial arboricultural machinery.

You will also need a full UK driving licence with specific ability to tow items over 750kg.

You will need to be an excellent team player, have excellent communication skills, be able to nurture productive relationships, lead and mentor less experienced staff and focus on solutions when presented with problems.

We are passionate about our people and how we deliver services to our community in Torfaen. That’s why we encourage a culture that puts our customers and tenants at the heart of everything we do - by empowering our people to work together to find solutions, be open, honest and respectful, take responsibility and listen and learn. If you value these behaviours too, we’d love to hear from you.

If you would like any further information or would like to speak to somebody about the role, please contact Mark Burchell on .