Foreman/Supervisor – Landscape/Civil Construction

Reports to: Operations Manager

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

Core Capabilities:

  • Years of experience in landscape/construction industry.
  • Customer and quality focus
  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Team work and excellent problem solving abilities.
  • Comply with all company policies and regulations.
  • Ethics and integrity

What you need to offer to perform this role successfully:

  • Manage the preparation and execution of construction projects, planning labour 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.
  • Supervise, coordinate, and schedule the day to day work activities of a landscape construction crew of 2 to 12 employees
  • Delegate job tasks to appropriate crew members to assist in the completion of landscape constructions
  •  Operate various tools and equipment, including: heavy equipment, chainsaws, jack hammers, 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.
  • Maintain and enforce standards of cleanliness and organization in assigned trucks, trailers, equipment, job sites, 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

 Who we are looking for:

  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent
  • Capable of operating required equipment and tools in a safe and responsible manner
  • 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
  • Comfortable using a smart phone.
  •  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

Email resume to jobs@eurolandscaping.com