Business / Organization Name: 
Offshoots, Inc.
Contact Person: 
Joe Shafner
Email Address: 
Street Address: 
547 rutherford Avenue
City: 
Charlestown
State: 
Massachusetts
Zip Code: 
02129
Job Title: 
Landscape Laborer
Job Description: 
Landscape Laborer FALL 2021 OR SPRING 2021 START DATE We are seeking a seasonal landscape laborer to work on residential and commercial landscape and garden installations with our horticulture team. We focus on creating sustainable, ecologically sound landscapes and are looking for hard working individuals to join our team in Boston. Qualified candidates will have experience in the landscaping industry and the ability to work in a variety of weather conditions. Jobs will include planting and soils installation and maintenance. Please visit our website for more information on our horticulture installation services: www.offshootsinc.com. Job Requirements: • Valid Driver’s license, DOT medical card, clean driving record (Offshoots will reimburse cost of DOT medical card) • Landscape construction and/or maintenance experience • Strong observation and communication skills • Strong work ethic, proven ability to prioritize effectively, with organizational skills • Self-directed able to work independently • Ability to lift 70+ lbs consistently • MCLP, MCH, Pesticides License and/ or Arborist certifications a plus • We are searching for the right candidate and prefer a Fall 2020 start date, but open to candidates looking for a Spring 2021 start date Benefits: • Competitive hourly wage, commensurate with experience • Education reimbursement for ongoing learning • Paid holidays • 2 days minimum paid sick leave Our office is located within walking distance to the Orange Line/ Sullivan Square in Charlestown. Offshoots Inc. compensates employees with salaries at the top of the industry. Workday is from 6:00am to 3:00pm on weekdays. Flexible hours possible. No weekend or holiday work requirements. If you are interested please contact Offshoots, Inc. Director of Landscape Operations Joe Shafner at joe@offshootsinc.com with a resume and work references. About Offshoots: Focused on creating productive landscapes that provide ecological, social and economic benefits, Offshoots, Inc. is a landscape architecture, planning and horticultural installation company in Boston. We specialize in the design of green infrastructure and phytoremediation systems to uptake and remove pollutants from the environment. Projects include large scale regional planning initiatives, public park and streetscape design, multi-family housing and residential gardens. Please visit our website: www.offshootsinc.com for more information.
Stockbridge Majors: 
Landscape Contracting
Plant and Soil Sciences
Sustainable Food and Farming
Sustainable Horticulture
Turfgrass Management
Application Deadline: 
Monday, November 30, 2020
Application Requirements (resume, cover letter, etc.): 
Resume, references