Principal Tree & Landscape Officer

The Role: Principal Tree and Landscape Officer
Location: Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Salary: £31,381 - £33,752 inc. of LWF

About Us
Three Rivers District Council is an ambitious and innovative local public sector organisation. Located in Rickmansworth, South Hertfordshire, we are just a train ride from central London and just outside the M25 and a five minute drive from junction 18 on the M25.

With a population of 86,000, our district combines the best of the Chilterns Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and a thriving urban landscape with award-winning leisure facilities and great access to London Underground and Overground Stations.

We’re currently looking for a Principal Tree and Landscape Officer to join our Trees and Landscapes team at Three Rivers District Council.

The post holder must be knowledgeable, experienced and an enthusiastic individual who is able to motivate themselves and others. You will ensure that the management of trees and woodland within Council ownership is undertaken in accordance with good practice and that appropriate professional consultation advice is given to planning officers as required.

The Benefits
- Home working options
- Generous employer contribution pension scheme
- 28 days’ holiday (rising to 30 with service)
- Flexible working
- Free on-site parking
- Cycle to work scheme
- Discounted leisure centre membership
- Tax-efficient childcare vouchers
- Employee volunteering schemes
- Access to discounted activities and days out

For more information about the role, please contact Ray Figg, Head of Community Services on 01923 727143.

Closing date: 30 September 2020
Interview date: 14 October 2020

To apply, please visit our jobs portal here.

A basic DBS check will be carried out for this post.