Pay based on experience for senior-level positions and starting wages for all entry-level employees fulfill current living wage rates established by Just Economics of Western NC. In addition to wages, per diem is provided for all overnight travel.
Employees are eligible to participate in the company retirement plan with tax-deferred earnings and employer-matched contributions of up to 3% of annual compensation.
We offer 7 Paid holidays and the opportunity to accumulate Paid Time Off (PTO). For a full work schedule, PTO amounts to 80 hours (or 10 days) per year.
Company provided and outside agency skill-based training, increased duties and responsibilities, and company-wide workshops to provide professional development, employee training, and team building.
We work hard, but we also have fun building green roofs and rooftop amenity areas for people to access nature and get outside for a breath of fresh air. Company gatherings and quarterly meetings throughout the year are a time to regroup as a team and catch up off the roof.
Living Roofs Inc is a growing company. As we develop, we look forward to sharing this progress with our team through annual raises, increased professional development, and expanding our benefits package.
The Seasonal Green Roof Technician (SGRT) is an entry level laborer position. Seasonal Green Roof Technicians help install green roof and paver systems and in maintaining existing green roofs. SGRTs are expected to have some experience working outdoors in all weather conditions. SGRTs are expected to be able to travel 100% of the time M-F; However, there will be days and weeks where our work is local and does not require overnight travel.
Install green roof base components
Plant perennials, shrubs, and trees
Install irrigation systems
Identify and mechanically remove weeds from established green roofs
Install pedestal paver systems
Use power equipment, including drills, sawzalls, angle grinders, etc.
Load/unload trucks with equipment, tools, and materials
Transport crew members, equipment, tools, and materials to job sites
Work safely at all times
Familiarity working in landscape, construction, or other related industries
Willing to work outdoors in all types of weather
Valid driver’s license, clean record
Able to travel regularly for project work
Able to lift 50 lbs
Demonstrated great attitude and work ethic; Demonstrated team player
Demonstrated punctuality and communication
Familiarity working with power tools and driving trucks
Living Wage rate for Buncombe County by WNC Economics - $18-20/hr. Employees traveling overnight will receive a Per Diem for meals & incidental expenses.
We’re always on the lookout for great people to join our team. Please send your resume to email@example.com indicating what position you’re applying for in the subject line and tell us why you’re interested in joining us and building green roofs.