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We have a fantastic opportunity for an Arb Surveyor based in the Midlands and Lincolnshire region, for WPD. The Utility Arb Surveyor will work in liaison with the Contract Delivery Manager to ensure overhead power line arboriculture work is completed within a geographical area utilising a team of operational staff. To ensure work is completed to the highest possible standards in terms of safety, environment, quality, customer service and profitability.
What we offer;
At Ground Control we believe in rewarding our employees for their hard work. We offer a wide-ranging benefits programme inspiring you to realise your full potential;
- Being part of a Sunday Times 2019 Top Track 250 Company & London Stock Exchange Group’s ‘1000 Companies to Inspire Britain’
- We inclusively support ‘The Race at Work Charter’, ‘Ban the Box’, ‘The Armed Forces Covenant’ and are ‘Disability Confident’
- A supportive, entrepreneurial working environment that fosters collaboration
We believe that ‘no job is too urgent or important not to be done safely’ and embed this Safety culture throughout the business
- Training, development, coaching and mentoring opportunities, with clear career path progression
- Match funding for employee fundraising and 2 personal choice volunteering days
We invest 5% of our profits into the Evergreen Fund, an investment fund dedicated to sustainability and environmental initiatives.
- By2025 we have committed to planting 1,000,000 trees, having a fully electric fleet, and being carbon neutral
- Free gym access
- Nursery Vouchers
- Cycle to work, Travel loans
- Bupa employee support & Free Flu Jab & subscriptions to an online GP service and Calm, the wellbeing app
How we work;
We put people at the centre of everything we do.
Everyone is welcome. We’re embracing a culture where difference is valued. Your uniqueness will be celebrated. We believe diversity grows innovation, and innovation creates initiative. Together we’ll succeed in caring for each other, caring for our communities and Caring for our Environment.
Who are we looking for?
The candidate will ideally have some, but not necessarily all, of the following:
•NPTC Utility Arboriculture Units 1, 2.1, 5.1 and 5.2
•Holds a full, valid driving license
•LANTRA Basic or Professional Tree Inspectors Qualification
•3-5 years’ experience in similar job role
•Practised and strong negotiation and influencing skills
•Ability to prioritise workload and balance demands from numerous sources to ensure that all stakeholder needs are met
•Ability to build and maintain strong working relationships
•Understanding of working around and with electricity in accordance to health and safety precaution
•Experience of leading teams and or coordinating the work of others
•Excellent customer service skill
•Excellent organisational, communication and planning skills
Join us to make a difference!