Position Details
Reference Number 17832
Position Title Team Leader- Tree Crew
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Directorate Engrg & Infrastructure
Location Operations Centre
Award Classification Knox City Council Enterprise Agreement No. 9 2015 - 4
Full Time Salary $60,466.72 to $64,897.45
Hours Per Week 38
Position Summary

Knox Council has an exciting opportunity available to join our trees team in the role of Team Leader Tree Crew on a full time permanent basis.

The preferred candidate will be a strong team player who is passionate about trees, with demonstrated qualifications and experience in arboriculture, including tree assessment and delivery of arboricultural works.  The preferred candidate will have a sound understanding of relevant Acts and regulations which must be considered when undertaking tree works. 

Proven experience in leading a team to achieve high quality results, the ability to prepare reports, read plans and utilise computer programs such as Excel, Word and are also a must.

If this sounds like you, we look forward to seeing what you have to offer!

Knox Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing a workplace that embraces diversity and inclusion. We are committed to a positive, barrier-free recruitment process. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application.

Screening Criteria Essential: Demonstrated ability to supervise and motivate staff and contractors to achieve established standards of performance with timeframes.
Essential: High level communication skills both verbal and written.
Essential: A minimum certificate IV in arboriculture with the assess trees module and substantial experience in tree management, including tree inspections and works allocation.
Desirable: Medium Rigid License
Contact Person Lara Wilson
Contact Number 0447 258 363
Closing Date 25/01/2019
Position Description EPG91 Position Description Team Leader - Tree Crew (D18-436263) (D18-436272).PDF
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