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Greenfield Landscaping Ltd.

Landscape Construction Foreman

Details
Full Time
4 days ago
Salary
68,000 to 70,000 per year

ABOUT US

Established in 1996, Greenfield Landscaping is a family owned and operated full-service Landscape company specializing in landscape construction and excavation.  Our staff are like family to us; we are looking for individuals who thrive in a collaborative environment to grow with us.  

THE JOB

Always looking to motivate change and push the envelope of success, we are looking for a positive strong leader with a “get er’ done” attitude to fill the position of Landscape Construction Foreman.  A very important role, the Landscape Construction Foreman is everyone’s “go-to-person”.  Head of the workers in the field with a hands-on management style, the Foreman must have excellent and proven excavation and installation skills, can manage multiple projects while also being able to read and follow site plans, meet with clients, follow budgets, manage quality control and everything in between. 

This position is a steppingstone on the road to Landscape Construction Manager – we are looking for someone who aims high and wants to grow with the company.  We will provide the means, training, investment, mentorship, and resources to get you there! 

  • Competitive Wages
  • Extended Health Plan
  • Performance Benefits
  • Company Vehicle
  • Training Credits and Development Opportunities
  • Other to be discussed with selected candidate

This is a full-time, year-round, hands-on senior management position; pay scale will be determined based on experience.  Operation hours vary based on the time of year; this position requires the candidate to be flexible and put in extra hours as needed to manage employees, meet deadlines, and manage workload.

ABOUT YOU

You are resourceful, ambitious and are not afraid of putting in a solid day of hard work with your hands-on management style.  You are flexible and can re-prioritize and pivot on the fly when the nature of our industry throws us a curve ball.  You are looking for a new challenge to conquer, are not afraid of change and are excited to be working towards a common goal, diving into new tasks with a sense of purpose. Excellent problem-solving capabilities, sound judgement, dependability and respect are just a few of the words that employers and co-workers use to describe your integrity and work ethic. 

OUR PROMISE TO YOU

To provide Growth Opportunities, Work/Life Balance, Strong Support System, Extended Health Care, Access to Wellness Counselling and Resources, Paid Industry Development Opportunities, Staff Socials, Employee Incentive and Bonus Programs, Paid Vacation and more. 

GENERAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

Full scope to be discussed during the interview stage

  • Perform, manage, and understand fundamentals of hardscape installations, excavation, industry equipment; requires high quality workmanship, accuracy, and efficiency
    • Retaining walls, pavers, porcelain tiles, custom installs, water management, basic electrical, excavation, grading, general machine work ++
    • High quality workmanship, demonstrating accuracy and efficiency
    • Manage crews, projects from start to finish
      • Plan and manage day-to-day tasks and work for the crews, budgeting, and overseeing progress, sourcing/moving materials, inventory, create project schedules, staffing, scheduling, training, overall go-to person ++
      • Maintain the highest level of professionalism, integrity, respect  

SKILLS / QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED

  • Min. 3-years solid and concurrent landscape construction & installation experience on high end residential and/or commercial properties
  • Min. 2-years solid concurrent equipment operation experience
    • Skid steer, mini-excavators, E50 and above excavators
    • General Industry Experience
      • Water Management, Electrical, Plumbing
      • Must be able to read plans, establish grades; understand and follow industry standards 
      • Valid BC Driver’s license and clean drivers abstract
      • Be physically able to perform all tasks associated with the job, be on your feet for a full shift, perform heavy lifting, pushing and pulling

Please email your resume, salary expectations and a brief message about your unique skill set and why you think you’d be a good fit to admin@gflandscaping.ca. Thank you in advance to all applicants, we appreciate your interest in working with us!

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Construction, Mining and Trades