ROLE

Challenge Course Installer/Builder

ORGANIZATION OVERVIEW

Alpine Towers is a founding member of the Association for Challenge Course Technology (ACCT) and has been an industry leader since 1989. We design, build, service and equip the world’s finest experiential-learning and recreational environments. Our culture is centered around craftsmanship, quality, customer service and our most important asset, our people.

POSITION OVERVIEW

This is a project based, field position where you would work as part of a crew towards the successful installation of multiple types of challenge courses and challenge course elements. This position requires travel to the job site where you will live and work for the duration of the project, which could be anywhere from 3 days to 30 days or more. Lodging, travel and per diem provided by Alpine Towers.

LOCATION

Company HQ is in Asheville, NC – However, position can be based anywhere in the US

PRIMARY CATEGORY

Construction/Carpentry – Challenge Course Construction preferred, but not a requirement

COMPENSATION

$15 – $30 per hour plus travel, lodging and per diem

EDUCATION REQUIREMENT

High School or Equivalent

EXPERIENCE

1-3 years work experience in a related field

Preferred Characteristics:

  • Commitment to quality and craft
  • Team oriented
  • Sense of urgency
  • Desire to learn and grow professionally
  • Positive attitude
  • Safety oriented
  • Dream Big + Know how to have fun + Get S#!t Done

Position Responsibilities:

  • Engage in a collaborative manner with installation crew/foreman to safely and successfully complete projects that deliver a high quality finished product to the customer
  • Exhibit a desire for learning and passion for constant improvement of your work and each preceding project
  • Safely execute challenge course construction tasks including, but not limited to:
    • Skilled carpentry with an ability to work under direction with limited supervision
    • Operation of heavy equipment/machines
    • Chainsaw work
    • Tree work
    • Rigging
    • Ground organization and support
    • Working at height
    • Periodic heavy lifting of than 50 lbs or more
    • Structural component assembly
    • Reading blueprints/design specifications and implementing as stated
  • Treat all Alpine Towers’ equipment/tools as they were your own including proper and organized packaging upon job completion
  • Adhere to commercial construction standards and standards set forth by the ACCT (Association for Challenge Course Technology)
  • Abide by safety policy and procedures at all times
  • Understand that you are the face of the company and interact appropriately and exhibit the spirit of Alpine Towers with the customer and/or with vendors
  • Be mindful of maintaining an efficient work ethic (i.e. stay focused on job progress, quality, safety and overall cost of the job while engaged in the project)
  • Organize and turn in paperwork to project foreman as directed
  • Actively participate in post project evaluation
  • Take ownership and be a leader within your role
  • Take pride in the work you do and hold others accountable for their work in the spirit of craftsmanship and the values, mission and purpose of Alpine Towers

Apply Now or Send Cover Letter/Resume to careers@alpinetowers.com