Gristwood and Toms Ltd are seeking to employ a suitably experienced and qualified Manager for the London and Southeast areas.

Roles and Responsibilities to include:

  • Management of day-to-day operational mobilisation
  • Implementation of essential toolbox talks
  • Pre-works site inspection and works coordination.
  • Site Health & Safety and Quality audits
  • Client Liaison
  • Management of operational staff and works allocation.
  • Works estimating and specification.
  • Damage and incident investigations
  • Managerial absence cover
  • Organisation of traffic sensitive works and parking restrictions.
  • Assistance with management of stores and equipment issuing.

Based at our head office in Shenley, the successful candidate will report to the Contracts and Operational Management Team; you will be expected to operate within ALL contract areas serviced from Shenley and be able to travel outside of these areas periodically as required.

Essential Criteria

  • Appropriate industry qualifications and or experience
  • Familiarity with risk assessment processes and method statements
  • Competence in VTA and working towards achieving Professional Tree Inspection accreditation
  • Good communication skills (Oral, Written) and interpersonal skills.
  • Good understanding of staff management issues
  • IT Literacy (MS Word, Excel, Outlook) in house training will be provided as required.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours.
  • Full driving licence
  • Capacity to ensure compliance with BS3998; 2010-Tree Work Recommendations.

Desirable Criteria

  • Local Authority experience
  • Experience of managing H&S in the workplace
  • Experience of working with electronic tree management systems.


  • 28 Days paid leave (Inc. Bank Holidays)
  • Company vehicle
  • We are an equal opportunity employer.


£36 to £40k PA; subject to qualifications and experience

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