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Foreman - Maintenance

Company: Monarch Landscaping Company
Location: Steilacoom
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:

Maintenance Foreman

Location: Lacey, WA

Job Summary:
Responsible for the direction of crew activities on job site, according to pre-established schedules, standards and procedures to provide a high quality of service, as directed by Area Manager. - -

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Understand and implement job specifications for each site
  • Assign daily tasks to crew members and ensure compliance
  • Perform landscape maintenance tasks including, but not limited to: mowing, edging, blowing, bed grooming, pruning, fertilizing and leaf pick up
  • Routinely monitor sites for quality and follow up with crews on performance improvements. - Communicate continuing concerns to Area Manager
  • Conduct and oversee execution of minor Enhancement projects performed at the crew level
  • Complete daily paperwork timely and accurately
  • Assess equipment operation issues and effectively communicate repair needs to shop personnel
  • Supervise safe loading and unloading of equipment
  • Assist Area Manager with initial and on-going training of crews
  • Assess skill level and work behavior of employees and provide recommendations to Area Manager regarding professional development, performance evaluation and promotional opportunities
  • Ensure adherence to company policies -
  • Develop and maintain a positive work relationship with Area Manager, peers, and subordinates
  • Encourage and maintain safe working conditions by promoting Company's "Culture of Safety", including but not limited to reinforcing bi-weekly safety tailgate meetings and ensuring proper personal protective equipment usage

    Education -

    • At least 3-5 years related work experience -

      Language Skills

      • Ability to communicate in English
      • Bi-lingual English/Spanish strongly preferred

        Certificates, Licenses and Registrations

        • Valid Driver License in state where employed
        • Commercial Pesticide Applicators License preferred

          Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

          • Ability to safely operate commercial landscape equipment and tools
          • Demonstrate proper pruning techniques while taking into account the plant material and season
          • Understand fertilization basics for both turf and plants
          • Working knowledge of herbicide applications and relevant practices
          • Have a general understanding of annuals installation and maintenance
          • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and complete them under tight deadlines
          • Ability to motivate and lead subordinates -
          • Strong commitment to high quality of work and customer service
          • Ability to read and understand maps for navigation and job planning
          • Basic understanding of smartphone apps related to work requirements (e.g. work order entry, time entry, communication with Area Manager)---


            Monarch Landscaping, WA is an E-Verify participating employer

            Monarch Landscaping, WA is an On Demand Daily Pay employer

Keywords: Monarch Landscaping Company, Seattle , Foreman - Maintenance, Professions , Steilacoom, Washington

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