Landscape Foreman

Landscape Foreman Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Landscape Foreman to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Organize and direct construction of decks, fences and retaining walls;
  • Supervise and control snow clearing contractors;
  • Organize and direct planting of trees, shrubs, flowers & bulbs;
  • Plan manage and supervise landscape construction work;
  • Read blue prints and drawings;
  • Supervise sidewalk snow clearing crews;
  • Supervise or train 1-10 employees or contractors;
  • Operate, maintain and repair skid steers and landscape & snow removal equipment;
  • Maintain work records and logs;
  • Perform tree service;
  • Train workers in job duties and company policies;
  • Manage invoicing, financial and personnel records;
  • Establish work schedules and procedures, and co-ordinate activities with other work units;
  • Resolve work-related problems and prepare and submit progress and other reports;
  • May perform the same duties as workers supervised.

Requirements:

  • Overseeing and directing the crew;
  • Keeping project on schedule and in budget;
  • Working with then Landscape Manager to finalize details of landscape;
  • Maintaining the valuable reputation that Horlings Garden Centre has held/maintained for the past 57 years;
  • Directing crew on site and leading them through tasks and projects;
  • Managing multiple install jobs and work orders at the same time;
  • Ensuring projects are properly completed in a timely manner;
  • Ability to distinguish between colors;
  • Hand-eye coordination;
  • Walking, standing;
  • Tight deadlines;
  • Kneeling, bending, crouching;
  • Experience in the type of work to be supervised is required;
  • Proven ability to manage, lead and train staff and crew members;
  • Outdoor in hot/cold temperatures, wind, snow.