Now Hiring! Wild Irishman Tree & Landscape Job Role: Foreman


April 1, 2021

Wild Irishman Tree & Landscape - Foreman
Please email your resume to Denverlandscaping@gmail.com

Qualifications:
  • High school or equivalent (Required)
  • Spanish (Required)
  • English (Required)
  • Driver's License (Required)
  • Landscaping: 1 year (Preferred)

Full Job Description

THE OPPORTUNITY


As a foreman, you will be responsible for managing crew members, various projects, material and equipment required to produce a high-quality build which is both under budget and completed on time. Snow removal operations during the winter months is required for this position.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Manage commercial and residential projects ranging in size from $10,000 to $50,000.

Manage Crew(s)
  • Pre-walk
  • Walk through the project with the Project Manager, Architect and Client to discuss scope, schedule, layout, and possible change orders.
  • Coordinate with the Project Manager to determine the required crew size, materials (irrigation, rock, plant material, sod, mulch, etc.) and equipment necessary to start the project and to maintain the project efficiency.
  • Direct the work of the crew as required to meet the goals established by the Project Manager. When necessary, perform the work of an operator or crew member.
  • Responsible for training crew members and lead(s) in respect to various irrigation, landscape and safety tasks.
  • Monitor the labor cost analysis weekly and recommend any changes required to stay within budget
  • Recommend to the Project Manager any discipline required to maintain the performance of a crew member. The Project Manager will conduct any appropriate disciplinary action.
  • In agreement with the Project Manager and Human Resources, exercise disciplinary action for employees when necessary up to and including termination.
  • Maintain Wild Irishman's quality standards throughout the project.
Materials and Equipment
  • Maintain schedule for each piece of equipment operated. Check all fluid levels to assure they are at the required levels prior to operating any piece of equipment (on or off-site). Fill only with the specified fluids.
  • Ensure proper use of equipment by all employees by training and directing them on the proper use of equipment, its capabilities and limitations (specifically use, weight and volume limitations).
  • Know the skill level of each operator to determine if they are qualified to operate specific equipment.
  • Maintain accurate records for the hours of use for the equipment on a weekly basis.
Administrative Paperwork
  • Complete timesheets and submit by the established deadline.
  • Submit billing/invoices in a timely manner.
  • Complete daily Driver Inspection Report (DIR).
  • Maintain project folder.
Safety
  • Confirm all locates are accurate and up to date by following the policy/procedure of digging around utilities.
  • Maintain safety on the project by verifying that each employee and subcontractor knows the safety practices required by his/her position.
  • Conduct daily safety inspections of the project site and immediately report any hazards to the Superintendent or Project Manager.
  • Immediately report any employee injury to the Superintendent or Project Manager.
  • Perform weekly safety tailgate meetings with all crew members. Safety content to be directed by Project Manager or as suggested by Foreman and crew.
QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Experience
  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • One (1-3) years of experience in landscaping or related field preferred.
  • Must have valid driver license and clean MVR.
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) required.
Specialized Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Knowledge of construction techniques.
  • The ability to read and understand blueprints.
  • Knowledge of construction safety practices.
  • Landscape Industry Certified Technician (LICT) and Commercial Driver’s License helpful.
  • Thorough knowledge of the limitations of the specific types of construction equipment
Competencies
  • Must have excellent people skills and demonstrate effective written and verbal communication with Owners, Architects and Clients.
  • Develop and maintain open, two-way communication with all team members.
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Demonstrates a high level of initiative to improve efficiencies.
  • Builds a strong sense of team work with coworkers.
  • Displays a positive attitude and is courteous to others.
  • Professional in appearance and presentation.
  • Assists in promoting the company to the public in a positive manner.
  • Takes pride in the work performed.
  • Accepts the initiative to take on additional work if necessary.
  • Listens well and follows directions provided.
  • Shows integrity and consistency in all aspects of performing the job.
  • Attends and actively participates in all necessary meetings
Related keywords: landscaping, landscape, construction, landscape foreman

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $19.00 - $27.00 per hour

Schedule:
  • 7:00 AM to 4:30 PM 1/2 Hour Lunch
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday (pay every two weeks)
Education:
  • High school or equivalent (Required)
Experience:
  • Landscaping: 1-3 years (Preferred)
Language:
  • Spanish (Required)
  • English (Required)
License/Certification:
  • Driver's License (Required)
Work Location:
  • Multiple locations
This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:
  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group project
This Job Is:
  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply (Adapt, Improvise, Overcome and Modify)
  • A good fit for applicants with gaps in their resume, or who have been out of the workforce for the past 6 months or more
  • A job for which all ages, including older job seekers, are encouraged to apply
  • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma
Company's website: Work Remotely:
  • No
COVID-19 Precaution(s):
  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Virtual meetings
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place
Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $18.00 - $28.00 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:
  • YES

Please email your resume to Denverlandscaping@gmail.com!
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