Arborist, Tree Surgeon and Forestry Workers

Temp to Perm, Temporary
Full Time
Job Sector:
Services / Miscellaneous
South Wales
Salary description:
Start Date:
Job Ref:


Tue, 6 August 2019

08:00 - 18:00 BST

RSS Infrastructure (Civils/Construction)

Unit 30, Leeway Court

Leeway Industrial Estate


NP19 4SJ

RSS INFRASTRUCTURE Limited (RSSI), has been recognised by Network Rail at the 2018 'Rail Partnership Awards' for its work within the Rail and Construction industry, developing bespoke solutions for clients that deliver improved safety and productivity.

From its offices in Birmingham, Newport & Doncaster, RSS has over 100 directly employed staff members and a diverse contingent labour workforce that cover the majority of the UK. The company has developed a service portfolio that includes; Overhead Line Electrification, Vegetation Management, Track Access, Civils/Construction solutions, Safety Critical Resource Services, Magnetic Safety Barrier Fencing, Magnetic Points Boards, Signalling Services as well as being the UK's sole provider of Track Warning Systems.

We are looking for:

* Arborists

* Tree Surgeons

* Forestry workers

To conduct:

* Tree Removals

* Crown Reductions/crown thinning /Side pruning

* Sectional dismantling of Trees using approved rigging techniques

* Emergency work on dangerous and diseased trees

* Stump grinding

* Hedge shaping & Trimming

* Pesticide application

* Strimming & Brush cutting

The role will best suit experienced climbers/Arborists with minimum qualifications of:

NPTC Basic Maintenance and Cross Cutting (previously CS30),

Felling to 380mm/15″ (City and Guilds/NPTC - previously CS31),

Tree Climbing & Aerial Rescue (City & Guilds/NPTC - previously CS38),

Award in Aerial Cutting of Trees Using Free-fall Techniques (City & Guilds/NPTC - previously CS39),

(However, we will also consider GroundsPersons looking to progress into a climber role)

Personal Track Safety & rail experience is preferred but training may be provided for successful candidates, if required.

The work is covering both North and South Wales.

As an equal opportunity's employer, RSS Infrastructure do not discriminate on grounds of ethnicity, race, religious beliefs, age, disability, gender or sexual orientation.

The company also actively encourages both Reservists and Veterans of the Armed Forces to apply for positions

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