Trainee Japanese knotweed Surveyor Job Vacancy.

Wednesday 25th January 2017

Job Vacancy. For anyone interested in working with Japanese knotweed, we are looking to recruit a trainee Surveyor/estimator to be based at our Daventry office CVs to be emailed to me please at We offer a comprehensive training package and competitive salary and benefits. The right candidate will learn all about the process of treating Japanese knotweed including pesticide application, surveying and management of invasive weeds. A full driving licence is essential, as is a good standard of written and spoken English.

The duties for this position are varied and will include (but not be limited to): herbicide applications, brush cutting and scrub clearance, surveys, report writing, estimating and preparation of quotations.

A full Job Description for this post is available and can be emailed on request. We intend to fill this position in April or early May.

The successful candidate will need to be reasonably fit, able to do surveys in gardens, commercial sites, etc. including rough and unkempt areas of land and be willing to travel as part of their work. We are a small team, but offer very professional training both in-house and externally. The gross salary for this position, would range between 24,000 to 30,000+, the starting salary will reflect previous experience and qualifications in this field. Other benefits include pension contributions to a personal pension scheme.

The Knotweed Company is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from any suitable candidates.

With staff covering all of England & Wales, speak to the professional Japanese knotweed Company about your knotweed problems, contact us on 01327 703129 or 01962 886060 or email us on or