Install Field Crew

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Start Date: Spring, 2023  Compensation: $20-28/hour

Job Title: Install Field Crew 
Start Date: Spring 2023 
Hours: 20-30+ hours/week
Location: NYC and surrounding areas 
Compensation: $20-28/hour, commensurate with experience  


  • Conveying green roof materials, planters, soils, and plants to site
  • Cutting and fitting green roof build-up materials: root barriers, drainage layers, filter fabric, edging, etc.
  • Assisting with installation of irrigation systems
  • Conveying and installing pavers, furniture, pergolas, etc.
  • Installing and grading soil
  • Installing trees, shrubs, perennials, plugs, and seeds
  • Watering, job site clean-up


We are looking for enthusiastic, motivated, hard-working individuals who are interested in helping with installing green roofs, rooftop gardens, and occasional grade-level projects. Opportunity for more hours and to assist with Maintenance of existing sites will be considered based on performance and availability. This field crew position will assist on a variety of live installations throughout NYC. Interested individuals should be able to use public transportation and/or provide their own transportation and must have a flexible schedule from Monday-Friday, 8am-6pm. Experience with plants, soils, construction, irrigation, and/or landscaping is highly desired. Candidates must be able to lift 50 lbs regularly, work with various ladders and lifts, and work in all weather conditions. OSHA certification is preferred. 

Contact Information

Highview Creations, LLC