Job vacancy: Arborist/Tree Surgeon based in Dublin.

As part of continued expansion, Grasshopper Tree Care are looking to fill the position of Arborist/Tree Surgeon. We have been in business for over 20 years and have built up a loyal & satisfied customer base from residential homeowners to large commercial contracts.

We can offer the following benefits to the succesful candiate:
• Gross annual salary of 47,000 euro.
• Petrol card
• 21 days annual leave
• Productivity bonus scheme
• Uniform, PPE and climbing kit
• Team building programme
• All required training and refresher training provided. We are fully committed to invest in the continued professional development for all our employees

Responsibilties & Duties
The role will involve working within a team, undertaking a wide variety of tree work including ground base chainsaw work, aerial tree surgery, pruning, identifying basic trees & shrubs and plant healthcare services.

The successful candidate must demonstrate a sound knowledge of health & safety at work, being able to work to best industry practice and have an understanding of plant healthcare. We also expect a focus on providing high levels of customer service and a desire to produce the highest possibile standard of work.
Applicants must have at a minimum CS30, CS31, CS38, CS39 (or equivalent) and a full driving licence (C1 a distinct advantage). Demonstrate good risk assessment skills, a proper application of approved knots, demonstrate equipment & vehicle inspections skills, proper climbing techniques and procedures. Show proper rigging techniques and assist with driving, dumping and parking duties.

If you are interested in this opportunity, and in joining an exciting and progressive team with a demand for high-quality, then please apply in writing with a CV and brief covering letter to:
Grasshopper Services
IDA Park, Unit 32 Port Tunnel Business Park
Oscar Traynor Road
Dublin 17