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Landscaper - Smithfield, VA

Strata Solar Smithfield, VA
  • Posted: January 16, 2019
  • Full-Time

About Us

Strata Solar is a national leading developer of commercial and utility-scale solar farms ranked amongst the top five solar producers in the US. We understand that our employees are the lifeblood of the company. We strive to align company goals with those of our employees. We're constantly innovating to make a difference for our customers, our employees, and our planet. Our mission is to make a difference by developing cost-efficient alternatives to traditional energy sources, without long-term dependence on government subsidies. We're leading the industry in sustainable energy careers. We hope you'll join us.

Overview

Summary:
The Landscaper will work within a team to perform vegetation maintenance and abatement. This individual will receive comprehensive on-the-job and classroom-based training pertaining site maintenance and safe work practices.

Responsibilities

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
+ Ensure that all co-workers and contractors demonstrate safe work practices in accordance with OSHA, NFPA, state and local codes, and Strata Solar O&M safety policies and procedures during the performance of facilities management activities.
+ Conduct vegetation maintenance and abatement on solar power generation plants.
+ Conduct routine maintenance and repair of vegetation management equipment including, but not limited to mowers, tractors, string-trimmers, hedge trimmers, rotary cutters, tractor implements, and hand tools.
+ Ensure that assigned vehicle, tooling, electrical devices, software, and company property are maintained.
+ Assist with interdepartmental maintenance activities as needed.
Supervisory Responsibilities:
The Landscaper has no direct reports

Qualifications

Education and/or Work Experience Requirements:
+ Must have a valid driver's license with clean driving record.
+ Clear understanding of safe work place practices and procedure.
+ Ability to take direction and complete tasks with minimal oversight.
+ Must have the ability to travel, work on-call during off-shift hours, and weekends.
+ Ability to operate in a manner consistent with organizational policies, procedures, and vision.
+ Ability to effectively and respectfully communicate with peers, supervisor, and all other individuals both within and outside of the organization.
Physical Requirements/Work Environment:
+ Work is to be performed in the field and occasionally in the field office.
+ Must be able to comply with all safety standards and procedures. Personal protective equipment (PPE) is required- including, but not limited to hard hat, steel toed shoes, safety glasses, and hearing protection.
+ Must have the ability to sit, stoop, kneel, bend, stand, or walk short distances for 8-10 hours a day.
+ Must be able to lift, push, or pull up to 50 pounds on an occasional basis.
Strata Solar is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Strata Solar is an equal employment and affirmative action employer whereby we do not engage in practices that discriminate against any person employed or seeking employment based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other status or characteristic protected under applicable law.









Job ID2019-1491
# of Openings1
CategoryOperations & Maintenance
TypeRegular Full-Time

Strata Solar

Address

Smithfield, VA
23431 USA

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