Tree Surgeons work with trees, hedgerows and shrubs both in urnab areas or in the countryside. They seek to improve the health of trees, improve appearance and attend to safety concerns.
Someone in this role will be involved with protecting, pruning, felling, planting and the preservation of trees and shrubs.
Apprenticeship/on the job training. Volunteering with local conservation or horticultural groups would be beneficial. A BTEC/Diploma in horticulture or arboriculture or forestry would be an advantage.
- You will need to have an interest in conservation of the countryside
- You have be prepared to work outside in most weather conditions
- You will have a genuine interest in trees
£16,000 to £30,000