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Technical Officer – Tree Team

RBWM

£27,967 pa, pro rata

Town Hall, St Ives Road, Maidenhead , Berkshire

Permanent

Part Time

30 hours per week.

No

30/09/2018 at 23:59 PM

PEP108-1809

RBWM

Vacancy Description

We are looking for a Technical Officer to join the Tree Team to assist in the management and protection of trees throughout the Borough.

As a Technical Officer you will be responsible for:

  • Managing and processing arboricultural data recorded by surveyors on the Confirm software system, issuing works to contractors and undertaking compliance checks on site. Utilising systems to improve efficiency and reporting.
  • Preparing the documentation for and serving new Tree Preservation Orders (TPO’s), maintaining the TPO database and ensuring timescales are met in dealing with objections and the preparation of reports for Development Control Panel.
  • Providing technical expertise, managing enquiries, logging inspections for the Arboricultural Officers and to provide technical and general procedural advice to Residents, Councillors, Contractors, Developers, other commercial organisations and internal service areas, to enable resolution with defined timescales.

This post is ideal for someone who has good IT, administrative and customer care skills and has a passion for the natural environment.

For further information please contact Helen Leonard, Arboricultural Co-ordinator on 01628 796094.

The council is set in a major tourism area with tourist attractions including Windsor Castle, Legoland and Ascot Racecourse and with the Royal Family on the doorstep, the borough played a major part in the Royal Wedding earlier this year

Closing date: 30 September 2018

Interviews: 10 October 2018

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