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Project Based Installer (Grand Junction)

compensation: Installers are paid a competitive industry wage, working approximately 40 hours regular time and 10 hours overtime per week on project sites. Travel to and from the job, meals and housing are paid for by Bonsai when employee is away from home.
employment type: contract

Bonsai Design, a world-class aerial adventure course provider, is looking for Project-Based Installers to work on individual project sites.

Installers are the front line for each installation project. As part of a team, these craftsmen are the key component to the completion of a successful project and product. Each hour of hard work translates into an amazing product for many to enjoy for years to come.

• Comply with all Bonsai policies & procedures including proper use and maintenance of Bonsai tools, equipment, and vehicles
• Primary equipment and materials manager when working on a small installation team
• Hiking & hauling materials through rough terrain
• Rope access work: ascending, descending, work positioning, tying knots, splicing, & rope care
• Perform carpentry & rigging tasks as needed
• Construction of trails as needed
• If qualified; tree access, pruning, & felling work, as needed
• If qualified; operation of heavy equipment, as needed
• Working in a team of two to four on a daily basis to install zip line/canopy tours, aerial adventure parks, challenge courses and other aerial adventure courses
• Helping to ensure the construction processes are in compliance with Bonsai and industry standards
• Communication with all crew members to facilitate the completion of the project as a whole
• Completing, reporting, and/or documenting various daily tasks to the Foreman’s and Superintendent’s satisfaction
• Following proper safety & radio communication protocol
• Managing and mitigating risk whenever possible
• In the event of an emergency, assisting to enact the Emergency Action Plan
• Completing periodic rescue practice and testing
• Complying with the PPE management system and properly inspecting PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)
• Working with project management to regularly update personal ACCT, OSHA, & Bonsai Experience Portfolios
• Other duties as assigned per Bonsai company needs

• 100% availability for travel and willingness to live and work on project sites for two to four months at a time
• Must be physically able to:
o Work outside in all weather conditions including extreme heat, extreme cold, and precipitation
o Work at high elevations
o Be able to lift up to 70 pounds
• A positive attitude and excellent communication skills
• A professional demeanor with a team-oriented work ethic
• The ability to work independently and maintain a high level of productivity
• A commitment to working at a level that meets or exceeds industry standards
• A willingness or desire to travel for long periods of time throughout the year
• A commitment to respect, support, and work in harmony with the ethos, vision, and values of Bonsai Design
• Must be able to provide and to understand written and verbal instructions to/from jobsite staff
• Must have the ability to learn and to quickly become familiar with Bonsai’s design concepts
• Must be able to work/live with coworkers on a daily basis and be respectful of shared housing spaces

• Experienced with high-angle work and/or rescues; experience on a construction crew
• Experience or training in general repairs including small engine, automotive, tools, etc.
• Experience with tools and hardware of various kinds; experience with trail building
• Familiar with industry standards and common practices
• CPR, AED, and First Aid or higher medical certification
• Certified as a Level 1 or 2 Zip Line Guide
• Previous experience in one of the following areas is recommended:
o Working as a facilitator, builder, or maintenance on challenge courses and/or zip lines
o Rock climbing experience
o Arboreal experience
o Carpentry, rigging, and/or welding experience

To apply, submit resume, references, and portfolio
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post id: 7314866301



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