1st Employment is looking for employees to work with a Fayetteville based nonprofit organization specializing in stream restoration.
Safety sensitive: Unknown
This position will have a heavy focus on landscaping. Candidates will assist in the installation, planting, and maintenance of vegetation areas at restoration sites. Job duties will include installation of erosion control materials, planting vegetation at project sites, using chemical and mechanical applications to remove invasive species, irrigation of plants at new existing project sites, other construction or maintenance activities required at sites, and occasional upkeep of office grounds.
The idea candidate will have experience working outside for the full duration of the day and previous landscaping experience. Knowledge of stream/river restoration construction is helpful.
Requirements: must have driver’s license, be at least 21 years of age, willingness to mix and apply herbicide chemicals to invasive plant species, ability to lift and walk easily with 50 pounds, and work outside on your feet for a full 8 hour day.
Must past a drug screen and National Criminal Background Check
Work environment: position will be required to work in several different environments which include: outside weather conditions year round, working closely with heavy equipment, noise levels in some areas may be loud, working very close to occasionally swift moving water.