Arboricultural Officer

Northampton Borough Council
28485.00 - 32485.00 GBP Annual
05 Jul 2017
30 Jul 2017
Job Type
Arboricultural Officer

We are seeking and enthusiastic and motivated Arboricultural Officer to join our Planning Team. The successful person will be responsible for providing specialist Arboricultural advice to a range of tree related issues including, Tree Preservation Orders and reviews, tree related applications, appeals, advising the development management team with regard to trees and landscaping issues. The post holder will also respond to High Hedge matters relating to Part 8 of the Antisocial Behaviour Act 2003

The post holder will need to respond to Council Members, other officers throughout the Council, amenity groups and members of the public and liaise with applicants and or their agents with regard to tree related proposals.

The successful candidate will need to have achieved equivalent of a level 5 qualification in arboriculture and have proven experience working of in a Local Authority Planning Environment

Closing Date for applications: 28th July 2017, 12noon

Interviews to take place week on:14th August 2017