Vacancies for Subcontractors


About the company
Trading for 13 years, Nimrod Environmental is a CHAS-approved and Gold Level Construction Line member operating mainly in Yorkshire but extending nationwide.

Nimrod specialises in Japanese knotweed eradication, tree surgery, commercial landscaping and site clearance works for a wide range of prestigious clients.

About the job
We are looking to employ an experienced climbing arborist who can work well with others as part of a friendly and professional team.  Daily roles will vary but will include tasks such as tree surgery, commercial maintenance, commercial landscaping and invasive weed management.

A benefit if you have supervisor experience and are resourceful, self-motivated and able to anticipate project needs. This is a hands-on role with a large degree of team motivation including communicating and liaising with Nimrod management and following company policies and procedures.

Employed as a subcontractor, this is a career investment role with multiple training benefits and an opportunity to be part of a successful and growing company. Prospective candidates will be invited to a paid trial day.

Hours and pay
Competitive rates of pay depending on experience.

Core hours 08:00 – 17:00.  These roles will involve staying away and night working as projects dictate. You must be available for this as and when required.

Candidate Criteria

  • Have a high standard of work ethic
  • Be willing to work as part of a team
  • Be looking for a long-term career
  • City & Guilds NPTC Level 2, Chainsaw Maintenance and Cross Cutting, Felling and Processing Trees up to 380mm, Tree Climbing and Aerial Rescue and Aerial cutting of Trees with a Chainsaw Using Freefall Techniques
  • PA1 PA6AW Spray Ticket
  • NPORS 360 Excavator ticket/ Forward Tipping Dumper
  • Valid CSCS Card
  • A Full UK Driving Licence
  • B&E Trailer Licence
  • First Aid Training

Please note that applicants must live within a commutable distance of the office/yard in Barnsley.

Nimrod Environmental is a Positive Equalities Employer, our policy can be provided upon request. Prospective candidates will be invited to a paid trial day.

Apply by sending your contact details and CV or list of experience and qualifications to

For further information or to chat about the role, please feel free to contact the office on 01924 830961.