Habitat Systems Inc. (www.habitat-systems.com) is the largest distributor of outdoor park, playground and landscape equipment in Western Canada. We are looking for a positive, hard-working and reliable individual to join our lower mainland installation team.
If you enjoy being outdoors and want to make a positive impact with the work that you do everyday, then you may be the person we have been searching for. You will be responsible for the installation of playground equipment, site furnishings, sports equipment and playground surfacing at various park and school locations.
Our company is focused on providing a positive and safe work environment. We love to work hard and have fun... after all, we get the privilege of providing play spaces for thousands!
EXPERIENCE & SKILLS REQUIRED
Bobcat and/or excavator driving experience is mandatory for this role - however please note that driving our machines is only a part of this position. "Off of machine" installation work includes items such as site prep, assembly of equipment and surfacing installation.
Strong mechanical aptitude
Able to work with a variety of hand tools
Landscaping, carpentry or related experience
Ability to read site drawings
Experience with layout on site
Great work ethic - a "do-er"
Strong leadership skills
Functions well in a team environment
Enjoys working outdoors
Access to a vehicle- required
Criminal record check - required for all team members at Habitat
As noted above, you will excel in this position if you have a strong mechanical aptitude, landscaping or carpentry experience, a great work ethic, an interest in working with tools, good problem solving skills, a reasonable level of fitness and your own transportation.
The world of playgrounds is awesome - for an example of projects we have put in the ground recently, check-out our portfolio page on-line.