Craftsman (Landscape & Construction)

Hamilton, ON
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Full-time
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February 5, 2018
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About Bienenstock

Bienenstock Playgrounds is a leader in the development of natural playgrounds. We’re committed and passionate about sharing our expertise and insight of design and construction. We are advocates of this movement, sharing our knowledge worldwide. We believe in improving the experiences of kids in their playgrounds. Our team includes award winning designers, architects, planners and educators who are united by their belief in the need to craft outdoor spaces that support children’s development through immersive experiences with nature.

About The Position

Qualifications

• A minimum of five years of experience in general or landscape construction

• Demonstrated ability to read and follow construction drawings and specifications

• Proficient in the use of hand & power tools required for landscape and general construction

• Proficient in the safe use of chainsaws working with heavy timbers or logs

• Valid G license with a clean driver abstract

Preference will be given to candidates with one of the following qualifications or more:

• Applicants with examples of superb organization ability and a meticulous attention to detail

• Skid steer loader, mini excavator, or mini loader experience

• Experience pulling trailers, securing loads, and basic rigging

Daily Tasks

• Follow Health and Safety policies

• Following directions from managers and foremen

• Using hand and / or power tools and equipment to build and install playground components

• Working in a team environment to meet construction deadlines

• Maintaining site safety and security

• Maintaining tools and equipment for safe operation

• Effective problem solving to maintain workflow and timely completion

Compensation

• Full-time

• Permanent

• Salary to be negotiated based on relevant experience

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company.