Location idverde UK, Telford
Hours per week 40
Job Reference RAF0002011
Salary £16.00 per hour
Application Deadline 01-09-2021
Job Type Full-time

Job Description


To carry out general tree maintenance, including, but not limited to pruning, hedge cutting, removal of trees etc. as per client specification.
To work collaboratively within a team to deliver a quality service to our clients and customers. To communicate effectively with the team, including supervisors and contract managers.



• Undertake all routine and specialised grounds maintenance, focusing on best practice
• Maintain tools responsibly, including cleaning, oiling and sharpening as directed. Damaged or lost items to be reported to your supervisor
• Accept responsibility and work collaboratively to achieve results
• Communicate effectively, to keep managers informed, and listen and ask questions to ensure understanding
• Be efficient and organised, working to company systems e.g. timesheets, work controls tick sheets, rotas
• Be reliable in your attendance at work and to follow company rules and procedures if absent from work for any reason


• Create a positive impression with our customers and work to exceed their expectations, presenting a polite and responsible attitude at all times
• Focus on promoting the company wherever possible and feedback potential leads from sites and local press
• Dealing with the public in a respectful and efficient manner, answering questions relating to the site, noting and reporting any complaints to your supervisor
• Represent the company respectfully by wearing the correct corporate clothing, ensuring vehicles and machinery are professionally presented and that sites are kept clean and tidy

Health & Safety

• Ensure that works carried out complies and focuses on the idverde Health & Safety and Environmental Policy
• Ensure integrity when reporting accidents, near misses and hazards
• Work areas to be assessed with integrity to ensure potential hazards are removed or adequate control measures are in place to implement a safer working environment
• Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to be worn responsibly for each task being undertaken
• Work to risk assessments and COSHH assessments


• Discuss and review your work and job specification and display innovation by planning changes and improvements as appropriate
• Be suitably trained for all work tasks undertaken and taking training opportunities where relevant
• Demonstrate innovation by identifying opportunities and suggest alternative and more effective ways of carrying out tasks


• Take responsibility in avoiding wastage which will contribute to the company controlling costs
• Utilise the most economic and effective work practices
• Show innovation and make suggestions for improvements that may lead to increased productivity
• Take responsibility in the security of vehicles, machinery and materials


• Delivering the program on time or ahead of schedule
• Client satisfaction of the quality of work delivered
• Maintaining a consistent attendance record


• Hold relevant NPTC CS Units, e.g., CS30.1 &30.2, CS31, CS398, CS39, CS41 (or equivalent)
• Hold a full clean, current UK driving license with B+E
• Hold a relevant first aid qualification, e.g., AP, EFAW
• Working knowledge of all arboriculture operations
• Experience of working in the arboriculture industry would be advantageous, although full training will be provided
• Where required to assist team leader in the preparation of site specific risk assessments, to report accidents and near misses
• Working knowledge of LOLER, PUWER and WAH regulations
• Liaise with team leader to ensure work schedules are maintained


• Professional attitude
• Innovative and self-motivated
• Must be a team player and be respectful of other operatives within the team
• Must work responsibly as will not always be supervised



  • Competitive pay to match your skills and experience
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Access to our idverde Benefits Hub
  • Plus much more