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Job Opportunities - Technician / Tree Surveyor / Consultant

 A unique employment opportunity to learn with Barrell Tree Consultancy

We are looking to integrate two ambitious individuals into our tree consultancy team.  There are opportunities for joining at any level within our career structure, from technicians to fully fledged senior consultants.  We will guide the successful candidates throughout their career progression, providing a generous support package towards the ultimate aspiration of becoming ICF Chartered and AA Registered Consultants.  There will be a strong focus on mentoring by our existing senior consultants, backed up by a comprehensive internal and external training programme.  We have built a reputation for delivering the best by the best, and the following career structure is a tried and tested approach to maintaining that highest of standards:

Technician/Tree surveyor:  Familiarisation with our office administrative procedures.  Participating in supervised site visits to assess trees and collect data for the preparation of reports on tree risk, general management, and development site appraisals.  Learning CAD and detailed procedures for plan preparation and report writing.

Senior technician/Tree surveyor:  Decreased one-to-one supervision and taking the project lead on the full range of projects with reducing oversight and increasing autonomy.  The aspiration is to build a portfolio of experience and projects to attain ICF Chartered status and become an AA Registered Consultant.

Consultant:  Must be ICF Chartered an AA Registered Consultant.  Building a portfolio of projects, with minimal oversight, and increasing responsibility.

Senior consultant:  A discretionary promotion based on experience and achievement, able to take full responsibility for the full range of projects and provide supervision for the technician grades.


Benefits include normal holiday and pension contributions, travel expenses, an annual £1k CPD allowance, and professional membership fees covered.  Salary starting at around £25k based on experience, with an unlimited upper threshold based on performance.

Email a short CV to to express an interest, and we will contact you to discuss progressing your application.