Property Arboricultural Officer

Oxford City Council

Property Arboricultural Officer

Job Details


Oxford City Council


Oxford - Town Hall/Work from home (Hybrid)




G8: £45,859 per annum - (pro rata for part time)


Part-time, Fixed Term


21 per week

Closing date:

30th May 2024 (Midnight)

Interview date:

10th June 2024 and 13th June 2024

Job Contact Details


James Viljoen



Apply Here

Oxford City Council is recruiting an Arboricultural Officer to manage and oversee all aspects of tree care within the Council’s property portfolio. Maintaining a robust and healthy tree population that is safe and diverse, ensuring that tree management issues are dealt with appropriately, in the best interest of the trees and the Council, in line with Council policy.

Working with Oxford Direct Services, you will be responsible for making sure trees are managed, and maintained according to the agreed programme, which you will have developed based on industry best practice, and in line with council objectives.

You will need to be self-motivated, adaptable and flexible in your approach to work and be an effective communicator, possess negotiation and influencing skills with a wide range of stakeholders including customers, partners and external agencies both orally and in writing, including the compilation of reports.


28 days holiday plus public holidays, local government pension scheme, subsidised leisure membership, flex scheme (where appropriate), employer benefits scheme.

Please Note: All vacancies close at midnight on the stated closing date

Closing Date: 30 May 2024

Late applications will not be processed.

Interview Date(s): 10 June 2024 and 13 June 2024

For an informal discussion about the post please James Viljoen via email jviljoen@oxford.gov.uk

Job/Role Specification

Apply Here


The views, opinions or salary expressed in this job vacancy do not necessarily reflect the views of the Arboricultural Association.