Landscape Lead Hand

ABOUT THE JOB

The Landscape Lead Hand is under the direction of the Foreman and completes a variety of job tasks (including physical labor) in order to assist with the completion of landscape construction projects.

JOB DUTIES

  • Responsible for hardscape and softscape landscape construction including: paver patios, retaining walls, outdoor living spaces, water features, & landscape lighting
  • Plant trees, shrubs, flowers, and bulbs
  • Cart and spread topsoil and other required materials
  • Lay sod or seed; grading (soil); and tree staking
  • Utilize hand tools, power tools, and other necessary equipment to complete job tasks
  • Conduct daily safety inspections of tools and equipment
  • Complete daily paperwork tracking job time and material costs
  • Wear appropriate personal protective equipment at all times
  • Comply with all company policies and regulations
  • Work in accordance with all local health and safety laws and regulations
  • Communicate with customers in a polite and courteous manner

REQUIREMENTS

  • 1 year experience in landscape construction or similar trade preferred - training available for the right candidate if needed
  • Ability to follow safe working procedures
  • Attention to detail and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented environment, while following the direction of the foreman
  • Valid driver's license required - Class A is a plus
  • Ability to repetitively lift 80 lbs.
  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Available to work flexible hours and occasional weekend
  • Proven dependability and responsible conduct
  • Strong ethics and integrity