Landscape Construction Lead Hand/Foreman

Genuine Earthworks - Calgary, AB (7 months ago)

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Landscape Construction Lead Hand

  • Must have experience building retaining walls, patios, decks and fences.
  • Directs construction activities at the job site in accordance with pre-established schedules, specifications, and procedures. The Lead Hand is responsible to ensure crews are aligned with the Foreman per predetermined schedules.

MAJOR ACTIVITIES: will read and familiarize with all plans and specifications of each job, before starting the job, as well as performing the following: conference when possible to familiarize himself with the job peculiarities, and offer practical advice pertaining to the various project schedules and budgets

  • Organize, review and direct crews, and request the proper equipment needed for timely project completion
  • Continually review project progress, cost, schedules, and demands to complete
  • Maintain a close working relationship with the Supervisor to ensure proper delegation of responsibilities
  • Ensure proper paper flow to and from the office
  • Alert the Supervisor of current or potential problems on the job as soon as possible
  • Advise the Project Manager as to equipment and small tool condition and needs
  • Insure proper, quality supervision and leadership on his job site
  • Fosters a spirit of cooperation among all with whom it deals
  • Operate hand and power tools, and heavy equipment to complete assigned tasks;
  • Operate company trucks and trailers for transportation purposes;
  • Semi-skilled tasks including but not limited to: mowing, trimming, and patio and fence installation, skid steer and mini hoe operation
  • Communicating with customers and identifying any concerns or needs
  • Compliance with quality and safety standards
  • Proper use of required personal protective equipment on crew
  • Ensuring proper use, care and inventory of company vehicles, equipment and tools
  • Performs any other assignments as requested by the supervisor
  • Snow Removal in Winter Season

Requirements : 3-5 years Landscape Experience Mandatory

  • Hold a valid driver’s license, with a clean drivers abstract
  • Be capable of working independently with little supervision.
  • Experience as Foreman/Lead Hand definite asset

Wage: based on experience

Hours: To be discussed

Job Type: Full-time

Location: Various locations around Calgary-

Job Type: Full-time


  • Hardscaping: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Landscape Construction: 1 year (Required)


  • Calgary, AB (Required)


  • Alberta (Required)