Landscape Foreperson-Full Time

Industry Opportunities,

Landscape foreperson with 3-5 years experience.
Actively working on landscape projects, running a crew, and responsible for completing all jobs on time, at or below budget. Responsible for safety, and proper use of all tools and equipment. Effective communication with crew, staff, and customers is very important. Must be motivated and have good planning skills.  Landscape experience demonstrating a knowledge of plant material and planting techniques, hardscape installations, retainment techniques and experience operating a skid steer, backhoe, trucks and other landscape construction equipment, Knowledge and experience installing drip & overhead sprinkler systems.  Landscape construction experience preferred: fencing, decking, pergolas, pavers, etc.

‚ÄčResponsibilities:

  • Review plans with Designer/Project Manager to understand the project scope, budget and schedule
  • Calculate weekly labor, materials and timesheets
  • Instruct team members by appointing task and assisting them in the completion of task, to ensure the project is completed within the set deadlines
  • Ensure that product quality requirements are satisfied
  • Identify possible issues before hand and assists in producing solutions and implementing them to maintain project deadlines
  • Participates in creating a daily plan and weekly safety meeting to ensure all projects are completed safely and efficiently
  • Maintain a clean and safe work site throughout the duration of the project
  • Maintain team moral and effectiveness
  • Monitor the use of and ware and tear with provided tools and equipment
  • Experience using herbicide

Requirements:

  • Is a critical thinker: can identify, analyze, look for solutions, decide on a solution, and implement the solution when working on a problem
  • Has the ability to solve conflicts between resources and customers when they arise
  • Is an effective communicator: Listens well to others, speaks clearly in all situations, has strong public speaking skills
  • Organized: Can plan and organize a schedule, effectively manage their own time, and can delegate effectively
  • Professional: Shows respect to customers and all resources, follows through on commitments, and deals with stressful situations in a tactful manner
  • Dependable: Shows up on time and works long hours if needed to meet project deadlines, consistent, and trustworthy
  • Accountability: takes responsibility for their own actions
  • 5+ Years of team lead experience
  • Clean Drivers license required
  • CDL License preferred
  • Must have Utah Commercial Pesticide Application License or willing to acquire

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