Southview Design Employment Opportunities

Landscape Care Foreman

 

Classification
Seasonal Non-Exempt Position

Reports to
Landscape Care Representative

Positions that Report to this Position
Crew Members

Goal
To produce the highest level of quality work in an efficient manner-weekly.

Description
The Crew Foreman is responsible for overall quality and efficiency of work performed by their crew. The Candidate should be very organized and excel at time management. Candidate should be an excellent communicator, both written and verbal.

Duties

  1. Ensures all work is done in a quality manner on site.
  2. Ensures Crews are at desired efficiency rates or better annually.
  3. Communicates and issues on site with the Landscape Care Representative.
  4. Completes all required paperwork.
  5. Ensures equipment is clean and organized on a regular basis.
  6. Ensures regular maintenance is performed on all equipment on their crew.
  7. Communicates with Clients as needed-when on site.
  8. Must be able to take direction and be flexible.
  9. Follows all policies and procedures that pertain to job requirements.
  10. As well as other required/incidental activities.

Education & Experience Requirements
Bachelor’s degree in Horticulture (preferred), or Associate’s degree in Horticulture or related fields (preferred). Experience in Landscape Maintenance a plus.

Skills & Certification Requirements
Be able to consistently communicate in an efficient and effective manner on the telephone or in person. Complete required paperwork daily. Bilingual (Spanish) a plus. Driver’s License a plus

Work Environment
External environment with all weather and terrain exposure. Exposed to equipment that may cause cuts and significant bodily injury. Safety equipment includes gloves, work boots, company uniform, earplugs and safety glasses.

Physical Demands
Must be able to lift/carry materials up to 50lbs on a regular and consistent basis, move about the work site. Exposed to exterior elements (i.e. pollen, chemicals, cold and heat etc.). Requires extended periods of activity including, walking, standing, kneeling, bending and lifting, up to 100% of a workday. Time in the field-100% of the time.

Work Authorization
Must be authorized to work in the United States.

Equal Employment Opportunity
Southview Design is an equal opportunity employer and makes all employment decisions on the basis of merit, qualifications, and abilities.

Southview Design shall recruit, hire, train, and promote in all job titles, including interns, apprentices, and volunteers, without regard on race, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion (including religious dress or religious grooming), age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, sexual orientation, military and veteran status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws (“protected characteristics”).

Other Duties
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

How to Apply:

Complete the online application OR
Apply in person at 2383 Pilot Knob Rd., St. Paul, Mn 55120