Living Roofs, Inc. is seeking a Green Roof Installation and Maintenance Technician to be based in Asheville, NC.
Position: Green Roof Installation and Maintenance Technician
Job Posting: 3/6/18
Company: Living Roofs, Inc.
Location: Asheville, NC
Living Roofs, Inc. is a green roof and living wall design-build-maintenance company located in Asheville, NC. Our work includes residential, commercial, and institutional projects throughout the Southeast (NC, SC, GA, TN, and VA).
We are seeking a skilled landscaper who has experience with plant installations and maintenance. Knowledge of irrigation installation is a plus.
This position includes being part of our green roof installation team. No green roofing experience is necessary. We are based in Asheville, but we travel throughout the Southeast installing and maintaining green roofs and living walls. You must be able to travel out of town (hotel and food per-diem provided). Travel is typically Monday–Friday but not every week. All travel will be in our work vehicles but you need to be able to reliably get to our shop in Asheville. Must have clean driving record.
Our work is physically demanding and often during hot conditions. We often work on construction sites and use large equipment (cranes, forklifts) operated by certified personnel. We are looking for honest, communicative team members who are self-motivated, punctual, and are willing to work as part of a team. References required.
Pay rate will be based on skill level, experience and references. Hours will be 20-40 hrs per week with some off time in between projects.
We are a drug and alcohol-free workplace.
Prior landscaping experience
Knowledge of sound horticultural practices
Familiarity with garden hand and power-tools
Valid Driver’s License + clean driving record
Ability to work independently as well as on a team
Good communication and willingness to travel out of town
Ability to work in all weather conditions
Must be able to lift and carry 50 lbs
Email a cover letter including resume and references to: firstname.lastname@example.org