Location idverde UK, Devon
Hours per week 40
Job Reference RAF0005190
Salary Competitive
Job Type Permanent

Arborist (Devon)

Arboricultural Operative (Devon)

Job reference number: RAF0005190

Looking to take your career to new heights?

We are recruiting for experienced, highly driven Arboricultural Operative to join our team based in Devon.

You will be someone who takes pride in their work, someone who seeks to continually develop and improve their knowledge. You will be leading the way in providing an excellent arboriculture service to our clients including all types of work from standard pruning and hedge cutting, up to tree removals and emergency call outs all as per client specifications and requirements.

Are you who we are looking for?

  • You will have working knowledge of arboriculture operations.
  • Do you have NPTC CS Units
  • Safety is our first priority so you will need to hold a relevant first aid qualification e.g., AP, EFAW
  • We work closely with are clients and communities, therefore you will need to be enthusiastic, engaging, and work with integrity, whilst creating effective working relationships with a variety of stakeholders
  • Finally, are you looking to join the UK and Europe’s largest grounds maintenance/green services business that will help and support you grow

Who are we?

idverde is Europe’s leading provider of grounds maintenance services and landscape creation projects, with an annual turnover of €700m and over 7,000 colleagues operating throughout the UK, France, the Netherlands, Denmark and Germany. We offer a holistic range of services to support the creation, maintenance and management of landscapes throughout the UK, working with both public and private sector clients to deliver bespoke solutions for each project’s unique challenges.

As the UK’s top grounds maintenance and landscaping provider, idverde UK offers a broad range of services. From professional open space management to landscape design and build, grounds maintenance, tree surgery, civil engineering, outdoor facilities management, biodiversity management, waterways management and much more.

We are proud to be a member of the Arboricultural Association’s Approved Contractor scheme and therefore we undertake tree work for both commercial and residential customers.

What’s in it for you?

  • Up to £14.50 per hour dependant on experience
  • Due to the nature of this role, call out payments are overtime rates are also applicable
  • 21 Days holiday plus statutory days, (plus 2 self-nominated volunteering days to support our local communities)
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Support to continually develop your knowledge, skills and behaviours, and drive your career forward
  • Range of flexible benefits including, employee assistance program, retail discounts, cycle to work schemes.
  • Plus, much more

Job reference number: RAF0005190


  • Competitive pay to match your skills and experience
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Access to our idverde benefits hub
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Plus much more