Landscape Installation Assistant
Compensation: Commensurate with experience
We are a well-established boutique landscape design firm based in Brooklyn, seeking a skilled and motivated installation assistant to help implement custom one-of-a-kind landscapes. This person will have experience working with a small team on large installations, including interpreting design plans and technical drawings, anticipating project needs and meeting deadlines. Our ideal candidate will also be familiar with commonly used irrigation systems and be able to troubleshoot repairs and modifications. Working knowledge of carpentry, masonry and metal work is also a plus. Our designs typically integrate eclectic plant selections and a range of custom fabricated details. This position offers an excellent opportunity to work on a broad range of projects and to become an integral part of our team who will grow with the company.
- This is a Full-time/Seasonal position with opportunity for a permanent position.
- To apply, please submit a resume and brief cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- To learn more about our company and view our projects, please visit our website: https://verdantny.com/
- Assisting on the installation of new projects, including strategic organization and efficient execution of detailed work-flow
- Pre-installation site preparation and post installation final clean up, often working in completed or occupied residences
- Coordination, load in and load out of all materials, transporting tools & materials to and from job sites
- Assisting with irrigation, carpentry and masonry work as needed
- Experience with planting, irrigation, carpentry, masonry or low voltage lighting is a plus
- Comfort taking direction and collaborating with a team and also working independently
- In good physical health and prepared to work in all types of weather. Ability to lift at least 50 lbs, climb ladders and access sites via lifts
- Valid Driver’s License and clean driving record, comfortable driving a large truck or cargo van
- Knowledge of neighborhoods throughout NYC area and MTA buses & subway