Career Opportunities at Falling Water Designs
Falling Water Designs is a complete landscape design-build firm in the greater Seattle, Washington area. We like to hire people who are serious about landscaping as a career. Though we do employ students on a seasonal basis, we prefer to seek people who will be with us for a while. Much can be said for the experience gained over years working in the industry.
Enjoy working outside while developing your landscaping skills and growing with a great, well-known company in the Seattle area.
We’re committed to diversity. FWD employees come in all shapes and sizes and from all different walks of life. We have fun because we love what we do!
Four Day work weeks! Enjoy 3 day weekends!
Paid Sick Leave
401K retirement Plan
We are hiring permanent positions AND seasonal help, YOU CHOOSE!
Enjoy working outside while developing your landscaping skills and growing with a great, well–known company.
Previous experience preferred but not required for Crew positions.
Requires extremely physical work. We install water features, stone patios, and retaining walls. You must be able to work in a physically demanding job lifting 50 pounds.
Demonstrate the ability to work quickly with limited supervision.
Crew Lead (Foreman):
Candidates must have previous landscape installation crew member experience, crew lead experience preferred.
Must be able to work well with others and have leadership and organizational skills. Candidate must be efficient and hard-working.
Posses the ability to read, understand and use construction drawings.
Be knowledgeable of common landscape plant material.
Have an understanding of irrigation system hydraulics and installation and repair.
Should have installation experience with low voltage lighting.
Must have the ability to anticipate a project schedule, to coordinate the crew and identify material needs.
Computer skills desired.
Both positions require a valid driver’s license, clean driving record AND reliable transportation to job sites throughout the greater Puget Sound area. You may be asked to submit to random drug testing (illegal narcotics or prescription drugs), or a background check. Citizenship or proof of legal right to work required.
Interested applicants should respond to this with your resume and must answer the questions at the end of this ad. Please mention the words “Landscape Crew Position” or “Crew Lead Position” in your email. Please, no phone inquiries.
Applications without the following questions answered will not be considered.
Question #1: What applicable experience have you gained at previous jobs that you think will be helpful to our company?
Question #2: What traits or qualities do you possess that you are most proud of and feel make you the right person for this position?
Question #3: What has been your most physical job to date, or why do you think you will be able to handle a job as physical as this one?
Position pays DOE. Crew $12-$16 Crew Lead $14-$20