Landscape Maintenance Foreman
ASL Agrodrain Limited is hiring a Landscape Maintenance Foreman.
ASL is a well-established multi-service construction company working in civil construction performing earthworks, site preparation, landscaping, drainage and specialty projects. We are committed to providing an environment that supports professional growth, advancement, and development.
The successful candidate will be responsible for accurate and timely use of company software to track job progress, employee hours and job productivity. They will be expected to represent the company professionally through effective and courteous communications with the customers and their coworkers, supervisors and management.
This position is field based from 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. with competitive wage based on experience.
Major responsibilities but not limited to the following:
· Organize and motivate landscape maintenance crew members to drive efficiency and exceed expectations for overall quality and service experience
· Perform maintenance of garden beds, planters, tree bowls and pond scapes by weeding, mulching, and raking. Also, to prune or trim trees, shrubs, hedges using shears, pruners, or chain saws as required
· They must vigorously adhere and promote all Corporate Policies, the Occupational Health & Safety Act, the ASL Health & Safety Policy and any other relevant legislation as it applies to the workplace.
Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
· Demonstrates attention to detail, and willing to work outside in all weather conditions while displaying a personable, positive attitude and a great work ethic.
· Be proficient in operating equipment such as Pick Up Trucks, Trailers, Zero Turn Mower, String Trimmers and Backpack Blowers.
· Flexibility and willingness to adapt to changing needs of a rapidly growing company
· Demonstrates basic ability to read/interpret blueprints
· Plant knowledge preferred – the ability to identify plants and understand growing conditions
· Ability to quickly learn industry specific computer software applications
· A valid driver’s license with a good driving record is mandatory.
Full-time Seasonal (Apr-Nov) *possibility of winter work available as general labour
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent