We have two roles we are currently recruiting for:

  1. Project Supervisor

  2. Treescape Gardener

Please see below for the two Job Descriptions:

About us:
We are a family run business that is looking for a Project Supervisor to help deliver our extensive range of tree planting projects across the South West.

We manage private and commercial client landscape projects, mainly focused on the research, sourcing, supply and planting of excellent quality, hard to find or specialist trees from the UK and Europe.
We instruct a range of sub-contractors to deliver creative tree planting schemes on behalf of several of the industries leading garden designers, and in some of the UK's most high-profile private properties and commercial development sites. Our ethos is focused on unrivalled quality of service and a deep understanding of specialist trees handpicked for sites with significant design requirements.

Job Title: Project Supervisor (Horticulture)
Reporting to: Project Manager
Salary: £22,000 - £24,000
Hours: 40 hours a week

The Role

  • Supervising and working alongside our project teams on tree planting and landscaping operations

  • Visiting sites to monitor sub-contractors on their progress and quality of work

  • Communicating health and safety information as provided by the project manager

  • Liaising with clients or site contacts regarding delivery dates and project schedules

  • Working to completion targets set by the project manager

  • Sourcing and ordering plant machinery, equipment materials

  • Sourcing and ordering trees and plants

  • Assisting with the maintenance of the Tree Research yard including watering operations, maintaining stock levels, equipment and materials

  • Assisting with the maintenance of all machinery, equipment and vehicles including vans, plant machinery and helping record this

  • Continued training in the landscape industry as well as increasing knowledge of trees, their establishment and maintenance

  • Work in any part of the UK (including overnight stays) as occasionally required by projects. (Majority of work is based in the South West area)

Essential

  • Practical experience in landscaping or gardening

  • Good communication skills with the ability to supervise staff

  • Good plant and tree identification

  • Relevant qualification in Horticulture, Landscaping or Arboriculture

  • Full, clean EU/UK Driving license

 Desirable

  • Experience of dealing with customers

  • First Aid Certificate

  • Any of the following driving license categories: BE, C1, C & C1E

  • NPTC Certificates for PA1&6, Landscape Equipment and Machinery

  • CSCS Card

  • NPORS Card: All terrain Telehandler

  • Extensive plant and tree knowledge including Latin names and species soil requirements

Salary and Benefits
We offer a great benefits package such as 20 days holiday plus Bank Holidays, pension scheme and office location with stunning rural views.
If you would like to apply for the position, please email a CV and covering letter to Rangana@treeresearch.co.uk explaining why you think this role is for you.

Job Title: Treescape Gardener

Salary: Competitive plus overtime
Reporting to: Director/General Manager
Hours: 40 hours a week

About us and the role:

We are a family run business looking for a Treescape Gardener to join our team and help deliver our extensive range of tree planting projects across the South West and London.

We manage private and commercial client landscape projects, mainly focused on the research, sourcing, supply and planting of excellent quality, hard to find or specialist trees from the UK and Europe.

If you have horticultural experience and would enjoy the challenge of working in a fast paced dynamic environment, we would love to hear from you!

Our website gives more information on our varied projects, so please do take a look: www.treeresearch.co.uk

The Role

  • Support Team Leader on projects by ensuring all tasks are carried out professionally and to the highest of quality

  • Assisting in the planting of Trees, Shrubs and Hedges

  • Ensuring the site is kept tidy at all times

  • Driving vehicles to and from site when required

  • To represent Tree Research in a professional manner at all times

  • Set up and install irrigation when required

  • Tidy up and prune Trees, Shrubs and Hedges when required

  • Any Ad Hoc duties that are required from Directors, General Manager or Team Leader

  • Work in any part of the UK (including overnight stays) as occasionally required by projects. (Majority of work is based in the South West area)

Essential

  • Full, Clean UK Driving license

  • Horticultural experience

  • Familiarity with hand tools

  • Good communication skills with Clients and Staff

  • Level 2 RHS Horticultural/ Arboricultural qualifications or similar

Desirable

  • First Aid Certificate

  • CSCS Card

  • Knowledge of Tree identification

  • We can offer appropriate training for your role

  • Driving license categories BE, C1, C & C1E

  • NPORS Card: All Terrain Telehandler

  • Extensive Tree and plant knowledge including soil specifications and Latin names

Salary and Benefits

We offer a great benefits package such as 20 days holiday plus Bank Holidays, a pension scheme and exciting and varied projects to work on.
If you would like to apply for the position, please email a CV and covering letter to Rangana@treeresearch.co.uk explaining why you think this role is for you.