LANDSCAPE CONSTRUCTION FORMAN

Job Number: 2017 - 04

Permanent   |  King City and Greater Toronto Area, Ontario   |  Posted on Jan 13, 2017 ← Back

LANDSCAPE CONSTRUCTION FOREMAN

GENUS LOCI ECOLOGICAL LANDSCAPES INC. IS...

... a progressive landscape design-build firm based in King City, Ontario. Ours is a  supportive, professional, safety-oriented work environment in which to develop your skills and experience in the landscape trades. We offer the standard array of hard and soft landscaping services, and stand apart from the competition with our specialties in sustainable, ecological landscaping and green landscape technologies. We strive for design excellence and high quality workmanship on projects large and small for private and commercial clients across the Greater Toronto Area. Check out our website at www.genus-loci.ca to learn more about us.

JOB DUTIES

Under the direct supervision and guidance of the company partners/landscape architects, the foreman will work with a crew of 2 to 3 workers to install smaller scale construction and a limited selection of horticultural maintenance projects. You will work 45-50 hr work weeks, and up to 9 scheduled Saturday work days through the season

JOB REQUIREMENTS: YOU...

  • are a keen, energetic and effective leader with a minimum of 3 years industry experience and 1 year as a lead hand or foreman;
  • have a well-rounded background in the main landscape trades, including landscape masonry and carpentry, horticulture, lighting, ponds and water features, and light equipment operation;
  • are smart, creative and resourceful, and are motivated to make up for any lack of experience with a strong desire to learn and grow into this position
  • have a working knowledge of the Workplace Safety Act and are committed to maintaining a safe workplace
  • have a first aid certification
  • are a safe driver with a clean driving record, and have the ability to drive small truck and trailer rigs
  • are an organized and strategic thinker, with the ability to read landscape drawings and implement project workplans and schedules
  • have the leadership skills conducive to a positive work environment with a productive crew that meets or exceeds targets
  • You will assume responsibility for the day to day inspection and maintenance of construction equipment, and for fostering a "tool care aware" culture within the company.

Remuneration is in  the $19.00 - $23/hr range,  commensurate with your experience and abilities.

Please apply via Landscape.jobs.


Job summary

Company

Genus loci ecological landscapes inc.

Job Type

Permanent

Location

King City and Greater Toronto Area, Ontario

Start Date

Apr 03, 2017


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