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Environmental Technician

Wilkinson Ecological Design


Orleans (Cape Cod), MA

Categories:
Nat. Resources/ Restoration
Skilled Labor/ Technical

Skill Level: Entry level

Position Type: Full Time

~ Wilkinson Ecological Design's mission is to protect and restore the integrity and biodiversity of the unique coastal ecosystems of New England through the use of safe and effective invasive plant management techniques, the restoration and establishment of native plant communities and the use of innovative plant-focused bioengineering. ~

To learn more about us, please visit our website

Position Overview 

Environmental Technician Positions Available in Orleans, MA (Cape Cod). These are year-round positions that include benefits and are eligible for overtime. 

The Environmental Technician is responsible for field work, landscape construction, invasive plant management, installation of bioengineering materials, and restoration and establishment of native plant communities. S/he utilizes hand/power tools and equipment for the express purpose of protecting and restoring the integrity and biodiversity of our unique natural ecosystems using safe and effective invasive plant management techniques. 

Responsibilities 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to: 

  • Rake, weed, treat and remove invasive species;
  • Conduct planting of native herbaceous plugs, shrubs and trees;
  • Dig holes, prepare organic soil amendments, insert plants, water, fill holes;
  • Haul or spread topsoil, and spread straw over seeded soil to hold soil in place;
  • Gather and dispose of uprooted vegetative debris;
  • Install biodegradable erosion control materials;
  • Mix and apply herbicides using wiper or spray equipment; and
  • Seed and fertilize. 

Qualifications 

Successful candidates will have: 

  • At least 1+ year of experience in a similar role;
  • Experience with/knowledge of machines and tools, including their design, use, repair, and maintenance;
  • Valid Driver's License;
  • Valid DOT Medical Card (to be acquired within 30 days of hire);
  • MA Pesticide Applicator & Hoisting and Hydraulics License (to be acquired within 60 days of hire);
  • Strong interpersonal skills and proven ability to work respectfully as a team with co-workers; and
  • Timely and dependable attendance. 

To Apply  

  • Please click below: "Apply Now Online!" to email your resume and a cover letter including salary history and expectations to Pamela Schiffman.
  • Because of volume only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. 

~ Wilkinson Ecological Design is an Equal Opportunity Employer ~ 

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Contact Information:
Pamela Schiffman
http://www.wilkinsonecological.com

 
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