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Landscape Construction Crew Member

Organization: Schafer Specialty Landscape & Design
City: Vashon Island
Job Category: Landscape Crew Member
Job Type: Full-Time
Experience Requirement: 1-2 years

Job Description

full time position available with small, family-owned design, build and
maintenance company located on Vashon Island, specializing in high
quality landscaping services for over 16 years. The landscape
construction crew position requires candidates to possess the knowledge,
skills and physical ability to execute all components of building and
renovating landscapes including site excavation, masonry, carpentry,
soil preparation, planting, irrigation, drainage and low voltage

Desired Skills

– 2+ years working in landscape construction

– Working knowledge of equipment and tools to complete tasks

– Masonry skills installing retaining walls, patios and structures with stone, concrete pavers and block

– Carpentry knowledge to construct custom exterior structures such as raised beds, pergolas, trellises, fencing and decks

– Installation and maintenance of irrigation systems

– In depth horticultural knowledge

– Understanding of soil science and health

Job Requirements

– Dependable and punctual

– Keen eye for quality, detail and craftsmanship

– Strong problem solving skills

– Receive and follow written and verbal instruction

– Willingness to learn and advance skills

– Work in coordination with other crew members and independently at times

– Manage time efficiently

– Enjoy working outside and capable of working in inclement weather conditions

– Maintain professional demeanor at all times

– Provide positive and friendly customer service

– Safely lift 60+lbs and perform repetitive motion tasks

– Effective communicator (English fluency, Spanish is a plus)

– WA state drivers license and reliable transportation

time position works Monday through Friday on Vashon Island. ORCA pass
will be provided for ferry commuters. Upon completion of 90 day
eligibility period, full time employees benefit from 2 weeks paid
vacation, 5 paid holidays, accrued sick pay, monthly health stipend ,
retirement savings, performance bonuses, paid training and certification
programs and annual spending allotment for work-wear.

scale is $25-$35/HR, based on skill level and experience. Willing to
train motivated individuals lacking full skill set but committed to
growing in the position.

How to Apply

Please email resume or direct questions to