Playground Installation + Landscape Construction Foreman

Job Number: 2017-001

Permanent   |  Elmira, Ontario   |  Posted on Jan 10, 2017 ← Back

Earthscape is recognized as an award-winning, Ontario-based landscape design-build firm that specializes in custom playgrounds and high-end residential landscaping.

In practice, we are a group of young, ambitious, creative dreamers and builders who work hard and are exceptionally proud of what we design and create. Our project managers aren’t afraid to get their hands dirty and our crews know we trust and value their work. It makes for a work environment that is positive, productive and extremely rewarding.

What do we need?

As we continue to grow, we are looking for a playground installation/construction foreman to be based out of Elmira, Ontario.

A bit about our playgrounds – they are not at all what you might expect – these are epic play space built for a variety of clients from cities to schools to non-profit organizations. This definitely isn’t your typical landscape construction job. Before you apply, you MUST check out www.earthscapeplay.com to see what you would be installing/creating.

Now, who are we looking for?

Ideally…you…

  • have more than five years of landscaping or construction experience to effectively lead a crew of lead hands and labourers to install play spaces across Ontario and possibly other sites in Canada/US;
  • are looking for something new, exciting and creative to be a part of; you must have an imagination and great problem solving skills;
  • recognize the importance of building to high quality standards – we always aim to do a job exceptionally well the first time;
  • want to be proud of your employer and work for a highly regarded industry-recognized leader;
  • are an excellent communicator capable of being responsible, timely and thorough in coordinating schedules and timetables with subcontractors, material suppliers, staff and the client;
  • create and encourage a safe work environment for your colleagues;
  • can read and interpret scaled drawings and pay attention to all the details that make our playgrounds exceptional places for kids to play;
  • are comfortable operating all types of machinery and have a minimum G license (and preferably Class A restricted).

At Earthscape, education is valued but your experience, attitude, work-ethic and leadership count most.

Compensation:
We believe in great compensation for great employees, and we reward our staff with a combination of: 
- profit sharing and performance bonuses
- award-winning projects and designs
- track record of excellent client relations (happy clients make our jobs more enjoyable too)
- up to date equipment, including trucks
- excellent on-the-job training in project management and site supervision
- no management hassles, and great colleagues
- steady hours of 50 to 60 hours/week
- extended working season (March-January)
- benefits for full-time and regular seasonal employees

Contact:

For more information or to apply, contact Sam Bauman at 519.404.4009 or email sam@earthscape.ca


Job summary

Company

Earthscape

Job Type

Permanent

Location

Elmira, Ontario

Start Date

Mar 06, 2017


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