Tree Cutting Engineer

  • Location
    Honiton, Devon
  • Category
    Other - Forestry
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
  • OrganizationType

JOB TITLE: Tree Cutting Engineer

LOCATION: Honiton (and field work around South West)

SALARY: £27,000 plus bonus

BENEFITS: 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays, up to 10% Annual Bonus, Group life assurance, Discounted RAC Breakdown Cover, Car, Wellbeing Service

HOURS: 8.00am-5.00pm Monday - Friday

TYPE: Full Time / Permanent

THE COMPANY: Friendly, down to earth, supportive and progressive telecommunications company who really value their employees and provide fantastic training

THE ROLE: As a result of business success and growth, this expanding telecoms company are looking for Tree Cutting Engineers to join the team in this physically demanding role.

DUTIES: Reporting to the Tree Cutting and Maintenance Supervisor, your duties will include:

  • Completing site surveys and recording the works on the overhead routes

  • Surveying 3rd party utility infrastructure

  • Working collaboratively within the team and other teams to troubleshoot technical queries and resolve issues

  • Ensure regular communications with the Tree cutting Supervisor, team members, and others in order to install and maintain a reliable network

  • Building work packs on MS Office suite as required, checking the relevant maps and resources as appropriate to achieve the highest standards possible

  • Adhere to policies, including but not limited to IT Security, GDPR Policies and Health & Safety

  • Some out of hours and weekend work will be involved in the role, which will be paid at Standard Overtime Rates

  • Undertake any other relevant duties that are reasonably requested of you


  • Valid UK driver's license and satisfactory driving record (required)

  • Proficient with software programs for storage and archival of test equipment results

  • Proficient in MS Office suite

  • Experience within the arboriculture industry

Key skills & Attributes: Note that this role includes physical challenges:

  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move heavy equipment

  • Reasonable fitness levels - ability to walk and stand for extended periods outdoors

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to outside weather conditions

  • Solid organisational ability and an attention to detail

  • Self-motivated with a focus on solving problems and providing solutions

  • Pragmatic approach to tree surgery

  • Good written and verbal communications skills

  • Problem solver and solution provider

If this sounds like you or you would like to find out more please either apply online, email your CV to or call 01392 426200 to speak to Vicky and discuss the role in more detail.

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