Landscape Installer

Work safely outside, flexible work schedule, on the job training from industry experts, make a difference for the environment

Interested in a job where you can make a difference, learn from experienced professionals, and earn money at the same time?  Rain Dog Designs is looking for a self-motivated outdoor enthusiast who aspires to help protect the beautiful environment around them and who wants to learn the details of landscape construction, rainwater harvesting, and rain garden design and installation.

Our small family friendly company:

Rain Dog Designs provides landscaping services that protect land and water in neighborhoods across Puget Sound. We specialize in rain gardens and natural systems that filter polluted runoff, and we work to engage the community around our projects. We are a small and growing company that is among the most experienced rainwater harvesting and rain garden installers, working 10 years in King, Pierce, and Kitsap Counties.

What you would be doing:

Rain Garden and Hardscape InstallationsClear and grub existing landscaping using hand tools such as a shovel, pick mattock, rock bar, post hole digger, grass rake, wheel barrow and electric wheel barrow; use laser level to set bottom, gravel overflow and berm elevations; plant, mulch and maintain rain garden and landscaping plant installations; excavate for and install 3 inch and 4 inch PVC pipe from downspout to rain garden installation; operate concrete/asphalt diamond blade power saw; hand mix, place and finish concrete sidewalk and patio repair.

Rain Tank InstallationsClear, level, and place cistern bases of various sizes; work on ladder to hang and connect PVC pipe connecting gutters and downspouts; size, cut glue and strap PVC pipe; realign gutters and downspouts; trench and place PVC pipe connections to side sewer pipes; use hand and small power tools of various types

What you need to have to apply:

Basic protection gear and working clothing such as leather work gloves, boots, rain gear; Personal transportation and valid WA State Driver’s License; Positive attitude and work ethic; Some experience with hand tools and landscape training desirable.

What we are offering:

Hourly salary $15 – $22 based on experience; Workplace L&I medical coverage; training on specialized equipment as needed, such as skid steer and excavator; opportunity to grow full time with our company

To apply: Please send your resume along with a cover letter to Open until filled but first review of applications will be August 20, 2020.  Download PDF version of this announcement

Installation Projects

Rain tank installation, Tacoma
Rain tank installation, Seattle
Rain garden installation, JBLM
Rain garden planting, Puyallup
Unloading rain tank delivery at storage yard
Rain tank installation, Seattle