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									Tree & Landscape Protection Officer
Grade H £27,052 - £30,011
Post Number DP374, 37 Hours per week

Do you care about trees? Want to improve the local environment?
Then come and help us to achieve it!

You will be working within the Parks and Open Spaces Section of Environmental Services
and will be responsible for Tree Protection Orders (TPOs)and conservation area notices
including enforcement action, advising on planning applications, checking and enforcing
of planning conditions in relation to tree and landscape matters.

You will need a HND in Arboriculture or equivalent and have proven post qualification
experience of dealing with tree and landscape protection issues, preferably in Local
Government. You should have a sound knowledge and understanding of modern
arboricultural practices and legislation. You will also collect, prepare and present evidence
at relevant forums.

You will have highly developed written and verbal communication skills, along with proven
experience of producing and managing TPOs. You will be expected to undertake site and
tree surveys and will require access to a vehicle for work purposes.

For an informal discussion please contact Peter Scholes, Principal Landscape &
Countryside Officer on 01543 462621.

Council advertisements and application packs can be downloaded from our web site Alternatively for an application pack please
telephone 01543 462621 or write to The Organisational Development Division, Cannock
Chase Council, Civic Centre, Beecroft Road, Cannock, Staffs, WS11 1BG or e-mail quoting post-number DP374.

The closing date for receipt of completed applications is Friday 13th November 2009.
Interviews will be held on Wednesday 2nd December 2009.

                                                        THE COUNCIL IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES

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