LANDSCAPE FOREMEN

DENISON LANDSCAPING, INC.

Denison Landscaping, Inc. is a family owned business that serves the Mid-Atlantic, DC Metropolitan, Delaware and Pennsylvania.  We currently have openings for “Landscape Foremen” at our Delmar, Delaware location.

Job Summary: Management skills and landscaping knowledge to organize crews and equipment to manage quality work within time frames and budgets.  Plan, organize and implement daily schedules. Can supervise and manage crews of 5-12 people on jobs from 30 to 750K. Must be able to motivate crews and evaluate work quality. Supervise and perform all ground maintenance and landscaping, mulching, leaf removal in the fall and snow removal in the winter.  Knowledge in planting and hardscape to include stonework and their surrounding landscape including drainage and irrigation a plus.  You will need the ability to read blueprints, layout jobs and inspect sites for improvements, problems, concerns, completeness and safety.

 

Duties:  Supervise landscape maintenance, and all types of landscape construction including walls, patios, walkways and pond installation.  Manages and assists on landscaping, dig holes for plants and trees and fill same, spread top soil as needed, build forms and set concrete pavers, install concrete retaining walls, mow lawns, trim shrubs, hedges and lay sod.  Using rakes prepare and level soil for sod laying. Services included but are not limited to lawn mowing, lawn treatment applications, lawn repairs, installation and maintenance of a wide variety of trees, shrubbery, perennials, and annuals. This also includes planting grass, flowers, trees and shrubs, pruning ground covers, shrubs and trees to shape and improve growth or remove damaged leaves, branches or twigs.  Clean grounds and remove litter and leaves.  Complete design and installation of all new landscape features, which could also include patios, walks, retaining walls, ponds and water features.  Repair, replace and install fences, gates and walls.  Maintain and or repair automatic irrigation systems including controllers, valves, various sprinkler head types, drip and bubble irrigation, mainlines and lateral lines.  Train laborers in plant identification and installation. Other duties may be assigned.

 

Responsibilities Consist Of But May Not Be Limited To:

  • Communicate with Assist Foreman, Project Manager & Department Lead
  • Planning, assigning and directing work
  • Carry out company Policies & Procedures
  • Train employees
  • Assists in reviews for all Laborers
  • Safe operation of all tools and Equipment (altering of any equipment at any time is a violation of policy and may result in disciplinary action).
  • Operate equipment: mowers, tractors, skid loaders and numerous hand tools, etc.

 Benefits, Paid Weekly

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