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Start Date: Immediate  Compensation: $30-45 per hour

Full-time Carpenter sought to build outdoor structures following Landscape Designer’s drawings and design intent. Must have keen understanding of construction techniques and safety protocols, ability to direct assistants, and be able to start immediately. 


  • Build and repair outdoor structures such as decks, fences, planters, trellises, and arbors
  • Install wood decking and outdoor tiles on pedestal systems on rooftops and terraces
  • Read plans and construction drawings
  • Determine dimensions and material take offs needed from specifications in drawings, sketches, shop drawings, and construction drawings
  • Source, order, & pick up materials under the direction of the Project Manager
  • Manage and teach assistants as part of a small crew
  • Participate in design meetings with Project Designer & Project Manager 


  • Able to start immediately
  • At least 5 years of construction experience 
  • Able to work well independently with little direction
  • Highly Skilled & Organized
  • Neat and tidy appearance
  • Willingness to work outside in inclement weather
  • Dependable, punctual, with an excellent work ethic 
  • Valid Driver’s License and clean driving record a plus but not a requirement
  • Excellent references
  • OSHA 30-hour construction industry certification or willingness to become certified
  • Positive attitude 

Additional Information
Compensation: $35-45 an hour commensurate with experience 
Benefits: Health and Dental Insurance for all staff working at least 30 hours
Professional development allowance after one year
Paid Vacation after one year

To Apply:  Please email photos of constructed projects, résumé, references, and cover letter to

Contact Information

Blue Dahlia Landscape Design + Horticulture
Phone: 2122227828