As the second person in charge onsite, this position directs and co-ordinates all project related activities and works under the formens supervision. Projects include interlock paving, woodwork, masonry work, planting and landscape light installation. Working in tandem with sub trades such as electrician, metal workers and irrigation contractors. This position requires some basic record keeping, material management onsite, as well as scheduling deliveries. Open communication, mutual respect in all aspect while working towards building a high quality product under safe working conditions.
Landscape construction lead hand is to be responsible for the day to day oversight and implementation of landscape contracts. Reports to foreman. Duties include working in tandem with foreman and supervisor in review of site prior to construction, execution construction of contract including material management, ensuring required tools are at site to perform effective and efficient construction, managing/instructing/mentoring crew, coordinate with foreman, supervisor and administrator any necessary change orders on site as well as informing supervisor of any client concerns. We have employee benefits included and pay all statutory holidays.
Qualifications: Must have 3-5 years in the industry and possess a G license. Must be able to interpret and implement scaled drawings, must possess and bring to work; contractor pencil, utility knife, measuring tape, 4’ level and have knowledge and skills in uses of the majority of the following – cordless power tools, quick-cut, chop saw, table saw, compressor, transit and some small construction equipment i.e. mini excavator & skid steer. Ability to use small engine tools such as plate tamper and concrete saw prefered.
Must have knowledge of both masonry and woodworking, sound construction practices in given geometry, WHIMIS training, standard first aid and familiarity of applicable Ontario building codes within scope of landscape construction. Start date: April 2019.
We are looking for people who share our values. People who care about the details, know that trust goes both ways. They respect not just themselves and the skills that they bring to the team, but all aspects. Fellow employees. Home owners. Architects and of course the homes and yards we work in and the tools and equipment we use.
OUR COMPANY GOES ABOVE AND BEYOND THE STANDARD
Do you share the values above? Do you want more than just a “job”? Want to improve the lives and experiences of people you build for? Working outdoors is something special to you?
BY HIRING THE BEST, WE WANT PEOPLE WHO;
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: $23.00 to $27.00 /hour