Landscaping Foreman

Winston-Salem, NC, USA Req #5431
Thursday, May 13, 2021
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Position Summary: Under limited supervision the LANDSCAPE ENHANCEMENT FOREMAN supervises workers who landscape and install irrigation systems at commercial job sites, or common areas in residential and commercial developments along public or private roads.

Core competencies:

Ability to manage people to consistently maintain a very high level of quality in the landscape

Requires a pro-active approach to managing all aspects of the job within the limits of authority

Ability to manage the details of the day to day operations

Customer centric, maintain excellent internal and external customer relations

Be a solution provider

Position Responsibilities:

The LANDSCAPE ENHANCEMENT FOREMAN coordinates delivery of plant and equipment deliveries to the job site.

May confer with clients, studies landscape drawings, and bills of materials to ascertain scope of landscaping work required, such as installation of lighting, or irrigation systems, erection of fences, concrete work, and types of trees, shrubs, or ornamental plants specified.

Inspects site to determine equipment requirements.

Oversees and assists the irrigation technicians installing the irrigation system.

Plans landscaping functions and sequences of work at various sites to obtain optimum utilization of work force and equipment.

Assists, directs and coordinates activities of workers engaged in performing landscaping functions.

Ensures that materials are on-site as needed.

Ensures that all work at sites is in compliance with terms and specifications of contract.

Monitors equipment assigned to the team, including arranging timely maintenance, keeping equipment clean and adhering to all safety requirements.

Maintains high level of customer satisfaction.

Responsible to achieve predetermined labor and material budgets for each job.

Responsible for the maintenance of planted material, mowing of turf, weed-eating and weed control in beds and tree collars before the job is turned over to the Operations Manager, or client.

Responsible that safety procedures are followed on the job.

Additional Job Functions:

May prepare change orders in the field, or immediately notifies Enhancement Manager to prepare change order.

Attend weekly scheduling and Safety meeting.

Accurately and timely complete daily time sheet and shipping tickets.

May assist in snow removal activities when necessary.

Supervisory Responsibilities: Directly supervises 6-9 laborers. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include instructing and training employees.

Position Qualifications/Skills: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience: Minimum of 2 years of experience in the landscape maintenance field.

Language Skills: Must speak English and have the ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence.

Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

Reasoning Ability: Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: Must have a valid driver’s license issued from the state in which they reside. The driving record must meet the standards in the Employee handbook.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Winston-Salem, NC, USA