The Gardener Halifax, as part of Canada's largest network of property maintenance franchises, is a rapidly growing company serving residential and commercial clients in the HRM. We require a Landscape Construction Crew Leader who is interested in the installation and construction of various types of landscape features. This would be a full-time position for the 2021 season.
Customer and quality focus
Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)
Excellent problem solving abilities
Responsibility and dependability
Supervise and work alongside a crew completing projects including, but not limited to, hardscape installations, sod installation, excavating and grading.
Read and interpret landscape design and grading plans
Manage and/or accommodate other crews on job sites
Assist in the preparation of job sites prior to the beginning of a project
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
Communicate with customers in a polite and courteous manner
High School Diploma, GED or equivalent
Minimum of 3 years’ experience in the landscape/construction industry, preferably with demonstrated leadership skills
Must possess a valid driver’s license w/ clean abstract
Knowledge of specific materials, methods, tools and equipment required to complete landscape construction projects