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Grounds Maintenance Foreperson

The Position:

Do you just want to wake up and garden? Are you looking for a job where you can work by yourself, do what you love, meet nice people and get paid? If you are passionate about gardening, weeding, pruning and all the things that go along with landscape maintenance, happy to work alone while still being part of a great team, then let’s do this!

About us:

Pacific Ridge Landscapes is a passionate and discerning landscape company. By popular demand we are expanding our design and installation services to include caring for our clients’ properties by offering maintenance services. Our clients are amazing people and we need the right person to maintain the properties and relationships. 

The Details:

  • Providing mowing, line trimming, debris collection, deadheading, mulching, spring & fall clean up, fertilizer applications, pruning and other general landscape maintenance tasks.

  • Being kind and patient with little old ladies who want their garden to be done their way.

  • Collaborating with designers when appropriate to offer expanded design/installation services

  • Adhering all the company’s policies and procedures especially those concerning personal and environmental safety.

  • Providing ongoing communication and progress reports to manager.

Qualifications:

  • Providing ongoing communication and progress reports to manager.

  • Landscape Industry Maintenance Experience 

  • Superior horticultural knowledge: plant ID, maintenance, disease & pests, etc.

  • Must be self motivated and able to work alone 

  • Reliable, trustworthy, honest, punctual, and hard working

  • You must have strong interpersonal skills and be an excellent communicator

  • Must be able to operate all types of trucks, trailers, lawn mowers and other small engine tools required for yard maintenance

  • Able to lift up to 60 lbs.

  • Be able to perform numerous physical work tasks required by this position

  • Valid driver’s license

  • Clean driving record

This is a full time, salaried ($40,000 - $50,000 commensurate with education and experience) year round position, with some flexibility on hours. (ie. kid-friendly or other options may be possible for the right candidate).  We offer paid vacation, benefits after 3 months and other little perks along the way. 

This position is available immediately and will be posted until the successful candidate is found.  Please send detailed cover letter and resume to hello@pacificridgelandscapes.com

 

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Foreman/Supervisor – Landscape Construction

Reports to: Owner

 

Summary:

The Landscape Construction Foreman/Supervisor is responsible for overseeing all on-site aspects of landscape construction projects. 

 

Core Capabilities: 

  • Customer and quality focus

  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)

  • Team work

  • Excellent problem solving abilities

  • Responsibility and dependability

  • Ethics and integrity

 

Job Duties:

  • Manage the execution of construction projects, planning labor requirements, equipment requirements and material deliveries and timing to ensure completion of job(s) within project deadlines

  • Manage safety, quality and productivity of work at sites and/or shop/yard

  • Assist in the preparation of jobsites prior to the beginning of a project

  • Supervise, coordinate, and schedule the day to day work activities of a landscape construction crew of __ to __ employees

  • Delegate job tasks to appropriate crew members to assist in the completion of landscape constructions

  • Participate in recruitment activities by conducting secondary interviews with potential job candidates

  • Conduct on-site orientations with new employees and employees in new positions, which cover all company health and safety policies, practices, and procedures

  • Operate various tools and equipment, including: heavy equipment, chainsaws, jackhammers, laser levels, measurement equipment, shovels, hammers, drills, etc.

  • Assist in the construction of walkways, fences, decks, posts, etc.

  • Perform preventative maintenance on tools and equipment by conducting inspections, lubricating, and cleaning on a daily basis

  • Read and interpret blueprints, structural drawings, and specifications to delegate/complete work activities

  • Meet with subcontractors and supervise quality, efficiency, and deadlines

  • Complete and submit all required paperwork on a daily basis, including: daily site meeting logs, crew daily forms, equipment daily inspection forms, attendance tracking, time and materials billing summaries, requests for time off, etc.

  • Comply with all company policies and regulations

  • Maintain and enforce standards of cleanliness and organization in assigned trucks, trailers, equipment, jobsites, and shop/yard areas

  • Ensure that all work activities are carried out in a safe and efficient manner, and that all crew members are in compliance with government and company PPE standards

  • Enforce and work in accordance with all local health and safety laws and regulations at shop/yard and on jobsites

  • Employee training

  • Communicate with customers in a polite and courteous manner

 

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in the landscape/construction industry

  • Capable of operating required equipment and tools in a safe and responsible manner

  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)

  • Ability to work under pressure and tight deadlines

  • Time management skills

  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and specifications

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

  • Knowledge of specific materials, methods, tools and equipment required to complete various landscape/construction practices

  • Speak, read, and write English

  • Carry and use a smart phone or data-enabled device for communication and reporting

 

Work Conditions:

  • Ability to work with hand tools, power tools, small engine equipment, heavy equipment, and materials

  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. repeatedly through an entire work shift

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment

  • Excellent stamina is required

  • Work near heavy equipment and other vehicles on a regular basis

  • Work outdoors in various conditions including heat and humidity, rain, dust, noise, and cold

  • Flexible working hours including occasional weekend work

 

 

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General Labourer (Landscape Construction) 

Reports to:  Crew Foreman

 

Summary:

The Landscape Labourer is responsible for performing a variety of work tasks (generally physical labour) in order to assist with the completion of landscape construction projects. The landscape labourer will be required to operate a variety of tools and equipment to carry out specified job tasks. 

 

Core Capabilities: 

  • Customer and quality focus

  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)

  • Team work

  • Excellent problem solving abilities

  • Responsibility and dependability

  • Ethics and integrity

 

Job Duties:

  • Assist in the preparation of jobsites prior to the beginning of a project

  • Operate various tools and equipment, including: chainsaws, jackhammers, laser levels, measurement equipment, shovels, hammers, drills, etc.

  • Mix, pour, and spread concrete

  • Assist in the construction of walkways, fences, decks, posts, etc.

  • Perform preventative maintenance on tools and equipment by conducting inspections, lubricating, and cleaning on a daily basis

  • Dig ditches or trenches

  • Perform land clearing activities

  • Plant and maintain garden beds and lawns

  • Load and unload materials, tools, and equipment required to complete landscape construction projects

  • Transport materials using shovels, wheelbarrows, carts, dollies, and hand lifting/carrying

  • Assist foreman with job-related tasks

  • Read and interpret blueprints, structural drawings, and specifications to perform work activities

  • 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

 

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent

  • Minimum one year experience in the landscape/construction industry

  • Capable of operating required equipment and tools in a safe and responsible manner

  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)

  • Time management skills

  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and specifications

  • Knowledge of specific materials, methods, tools and equipment required to complete various landscape/construction practices

  • Ability to work both independently with little supervision, and as part of a team

  • Ability to walk, stand, crouch for long periods of time and carry out strenuous physical tasks

  • Preference will be given to candidates with a valid driver’s license and safe driving record


Work Conditions:

  • Ability to work with hand tools, power tools, small engine equipment, and materials

  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. repeatedly through an entire work shift

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment

  • Requires good manual dexterity

  • Excellent stamina is required

  • Work near heavy equipment and other vehicles on a regular basis

  • Work outdoors in various conditions including heat and humidity, rain, dust, noise, and cold

  • Flexible working hours including occasional weekend work

 

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Grounds Maintenance Labourer

Reports to: Foreman

 

Summary:

The Grounds Maintenance Labourer is responsible for performing a variety of work tasks in order to complete grounds maintenance service contracts. The grounds maintenance labourer will be required to operate a variety of tools and equipment to carry out specified job tasks.

 

Core Capabilities: 

  • Customer and quality focus

  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)

  • Team work

  • Excellent problem solving abilities

  • Responsibility and dependability

  • Ethics and integrity

 

Job Duties:

  • Aid in the loading/unloading of trucks and trailers in the AM and PM

  • Cut grass, trim edges, clean up refuse, blow trimmings, fertilize and water turf areas and perform other lawn care duties as directed by foreman

  • Move and install soil, mulch and plant material to assist with the construction of landscape gardens and related areas

  • Spray and dust areas to control insects and or weeds

  • Operate power equipment including, but not limited to, lawn tractors, lawn mowers, line trimmers, blowers, hedge trimmers, pruning saws, sod cutters, chain saws, and snow blowers

  • Conduct daily inspections and maintenance on vehicles, tools, and equipment

  • Assist foreman in other work-related duties including construction projects, shop and yard maintenance, vehicle and equipment maintenance

  • 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:

  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent

  • Minimum one year experience in the landscape/construction industry

  • Capable of operating required equipment and tools in a safe and responsible manner

  • Effective communication skills – must be able to carry out verbal instructions, read labels and signs, complete simple reports, report progress to foreman

  • Time management skills

  • Knowledge of specific materials, methods, tools and equipment required to complete various landscape/construction practices

  • Ability to work both independently with little supervision, and as part of a team

  • Ability to walk, stand, crouch for long periods of time and carry out strenuous physical tasks

  • Preference will be given to candidates with a valid driver’s license and safe driving record

Work Conditions:

  • Ability to work with hand tools, power tools, small engine equipment, and materials

  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. repeatedly through an entire work shift

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment

  • Requires good manual dexterity

  • Excellent stamina is required

  • Work near heavy equipment and other vehicles on a regular basis

  • Work outdoors in various conditions including heat and humidity, rain, dust, noise, and cold

  • Flexible working hours including occasional weekend work

 

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