Commercial Landscape Foreman

Isidore Landscapes Inc. - Lower Mainland, BC (30+ days ago)

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Hours of work:

o Monday to Friday, 40+ hours per week

Probationary Period:

o 3 months

Benefits:

o Extended health benefits

o WCB Coverage

o 4% Vacation pay

o Company sponsored RRSP

o Company supplied personal vehicle

Requirements:

o Minimum 5 Years Commercial Landscape installation experience.

o Valid Class 5 Drivers license or greater.

o Strong English communication skills, both orally and written.

o Able to conduct one’s self in a professional manner.

o Must be honest, hardworking, and possess integrity.

Isidore Landscapes would like to hire an additional Landscape Foreman to keep up with our increasing amount of work in commercial landscape installations for the coming year.

Your position of the Site foreman will be to ensure the quality and timely completion of landscaping projects working in partnership with a project manager and other senior site staff. You will supervise an installation crew and equipment and manage materials on site. The day to day aspects of the job consist of, but are not limited to, the following:

o Work with a Project Manager to estimate and understand scopes of work prior to project’s start up.

o Work with a Project Manager to develop daily and weekly work schedules to reach project deadlines with regular daily communication.

o Supervise and coordinate the day to day activities of workers onsite to execute project tasks and remain deliverable on time and within budget.

o Communicate directly with HR for staffing requirements and work outlook.

o Read and interpret drawing packages and blueprints.

o Manage on site extras work and keep track of time & materials.

o Complete documents, safety paperwork and record keeping on site as required.

o Use and manage software in line with Isidore project requirements (LMN, SiteMax, Dropbox, emails etc.)

o Maintain quality control of all project elements by enforcing quality standards on a daily basis.

o Oversee and assist in the planting of all trees, shrubs and sod lawns

o Oversee and assist in the installation of irrigation systems, site furnishings, custom carpentry, block walls and other specific site work.

o Resolve work-related and client issues as they arrive

o Operate heavy equipment and machinery

o Manage on site logistics (deliveries, craning etc.) and communicate with contractors and site staff.

o Responsible for overseeing grading, finished elevations and site drainage

o Making sure specifications and details are followed by all crew members

o Keep track of supplies and materials and order when needed to ensure all required materials and tools are available on site every day.

o Be Instrumental in staff leadership, training and mentor-ship.

o Represent Isidore Landscapes to clients, contractors and home owners

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $30.00 to $38.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Landscape Install: 5 years (Preferred)