Website Expanding Edge Permaculture

Position Overview:

We are seeking a skilled Landscape Technician to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in operating machinery, performing Earthworks, and executing construction tasks, particularly in framing. As a Landscape Technician, you will play a crucial role in bringing our permaculture designs to life, contributing to the creation of vibrant, functional, and ecologically sound landscapes.

Responsibilities:

– Install garden, agro-forestry, and bio-engineering systems.

– Operate a variety of machinery and equipment, including but not limited to excavators, skid-steers, and compactors, to perform Earthworks according to project specifications.

– Execute construction tasks, with a focus on basic structures and features within permaculture landscapes.

– Collaborate closely with our design team and project managers to ensure the successful implementation of permaculture principles and design intent.

– Adhere to safety protocols and best practices while operating machinery and conducting construction activities.

– Maintain tools, equipment, and machinery in good working condition, reporting any issues promptly to supervisors.

– Assist with site preparation, material handling, and other general tasks as needed to support project progression.

Qualifications:

– Previous experience in landscape construction, earthworks, and machinery operation.

– Proficiency in framing and construction techniques, with demonstrated hands-on experience.

– Strong attention to detail and ability to interpret construction plans and specifications accurately.

– Excellent communication and teamwork skills, with the ability to work effectively in a collaborative environment.

– Commitment to safety protocols and practices in all aspects of work.

– Passion for sustainability and permaculture principles, with a desire to contribute to the creation of regenerative landscapes.

Benefits:

– Competitive compensation commensurate with experience.

– Opportunities for professional development and training in permaculture principles and practices.

– Health insurance, retirement plans, and other benefits package options.

– A supportive and inclusive work environment where your contributions are valued and recognized.

– The opportunity to work on innovative projects that make a positive impact on the environment and communities.

How to Apply:

Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you are passionate about joining the Expanding Edge Team. Include any relevant certifications or training you possess. We look forward to hearing from you!

Expanding Edge Permaculture is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in the workplace. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including those from underrepresented groups.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent, Fixed term contract, Seasonal, Freelance, Apprenticeship
Contract length: 6 months

Salary: $150.00-$250.00 per day

Expected hours: 20 – 60 per week

Benefits:

  • Casual dress
  • Company events
  • Discounted or free food
  • Flexible schedule
  • On-site gym
  • On-site parking
  • Profit sharing

Flexible Language Requirement:

  • French not required

Schedule:

  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime
  • Weekends as needed

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay

Work Location: In person

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