NORTH PORT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
JOB TITLE: ASSISTANT PROJECT MANAGER
REPORTS TO: Division Manager
EarthBalance is an ecosystem restoration and environmental services company. The Assistant Project Manager helps with project execution, bidding, and quality control and is involved with client and subcontractor relationships for assigned projects. The position requires strong leadership, organizational and time management skills, as well as strong communication and client service skills.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
SKILLS & ABILITIES
Environmental Technician - HABITAT RESTORATION PROJECTS
EarthBalance® is seeking a hardworking Environmental Technician to implement habitat restoration projects, supervise and transport field crew, mix herbicides, oversee application of herbicides to natural areas, perform invasive vegetation removal, oversee felling and chipping of trees using chainsaws and chippers, and identify native and exotic plants in both wetland and upland environments.
Current Florida drivers license and a good driving record
Ability to pass FBI background check and E-verify
Must pass a pre-employment drug test
Must be able to travel extensively with prolonged overnight stays
Majority of the work will be conducted in wetlands in south Florida. Work will involve use of 4x4 utility vehicles, swamp buggies, and airboats, transport of machinery and boats, travel and overnight stays, and ability to carry heavy backpacks while traversing uneven terrain.
Natural Areas herbicide applicator license
Knowledge of native and exotic plants
Bilingual in English and Spanish
Experience operating chainsaws, string mowers, pole saws, herbicide sprayers, and other handheld equipment
Experience towing trailers
Ability to operate GPS units
Ability to complete daily progress reports
Ability to work in extreme heat and often wet conditions
Exceptional communication skills
Minimum High School Diploma