Career opportunity

Consultant Arboriculturist

South-East / South-West Region

We are seeking an experienced Arboricultural Consultant who is looking to further establish a career within an ambitious and forward-thinking environmental consultancy.

As an Arboricultural Consultant, you will be involved in the delivery of projects for both internal and external clients and supporting with a growing portfolio of projects, with typical duties including, but not limited to:

  • All aspects of the surveying and preparation of development related tree reports to BS5837:2012
  • Using digital data capture for survey work (OTISS training will be provided)
  • Preparing drawings and reports using Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, BricsCAD and QArb software
  • Delivery of small and large scale Duty of Care tree surveys
  • Local Authority tree officer support
  • Adhering to agreed deadlines
  • Essential / Desirable Skills and Experience

    Requirements for our role

    Essential Skills / Experience

    • A minimum of Level 3 Arboricultural qualification (or equivalent)
    • Extensive experience of writing tree works specification and report writing.
    • Proficient tree identification skills
    • In-depth understanding of arboriculture that includes delivering BS5837 development related surveys
    • Proficient use of Microsoft Office applications
    • Full UK Driving Licence

    Desirable Skills / Experience

    • Strong interpersonal skills allowing for effective working relationships with colleagues and clients to be built / maintained
    • Hold an industry recognised tree assessment qualification such as Professional Inspection Certificate PTI or QTRA
    • Proficient in the use of AutoCad or similar and a willingness to be trained in the use of QArb software, BricsCAD and OTISS data capture
    • Demonstrate the ability to work independently and manage own workload to meet client deadlines.
    • Ability to travel nationwide
  • How to Apply

    Everything you need to know to get your application started

    Ecus is an equal opportunities employer providing a supportive friendly working environment.  We offer competitive salaries, flexible working and we are proud to have gained Investors in People ‘Silver’ status.

    Applications should be made via email to and should include a CV and covering letter outlining the position applied for along with a portfolio (if applicable) to demonstrate your range of technical skills and experience (less than 10MB file or include a sharing download link).



    We do not accept CVs from third parties / agencies, and any applications received will be treated as the property of Ecus Ltd. We will not be liable for any fees related to unsolicited CVs received.

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