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Landscape Construction Foreman

Job Number: 04

Permanent   |  Stouffville, Ontario   |  Posted on Aug 02, 2017 ← Back

$20.00 - $27.00 per hour

LANDSCAPE CONSTRUCTION FOREMAN

Landscape Construction Foreman will be responsible for the overall performance of the job site they are assigned.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Supervise, coordinate and schedule the day to day activities of a landscape constrution crew;
  • Delegate job tasks to appropriate crew members to assist in the completion of the project;
  • Conduct on-site orientations with new employees and employees in new positions, which covers company health and safety polocies, practices and procedures;
  • Conduct workplace / job - site inspections;
  • carry out accident and incident investigations;
  • Provide information to workers in regards to actual and potential hazards on the job;
  • Ensure all activities are carried out in a safe and efficient manner with all crew members in compliance with government and company PPE requirements;
  • Complete and submit all required documentation on a weekly basis, including: site meeting logs, equipment daily inspection forms, attendance tracking, time and materials billing summaries, requests for time off, etc;
  • Safe operation of various tools and equipment, as well as enforcing the safe operation of such tools and equipment on your site;
  • Perform preventantive maintenance on various tools and equipment by conducting inspections, lubricating, and cleaning on a weekly basis; and
  • Read and interpret blueprints, structural drawings, and specifications to delegate and complete work activities.

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE and EXPERIENCE: 

  • High school diploma or equivelant;
  • Minimum 3years experience in Landscape construction industry;
  • Minimum 1 year as a Foreman
  • Capable of operating required tools and equipment in a safe efficient manner; and
  • Capable of instructing how to perform tasks in a safe efficient manner

APPLICANT SHOULD HAVE THE FOLLOWING SKILLS:

  • Basic carpentry skills, forming and pouring a variety of concrete products such as concrete pads/steps, curbs/sidewalks etc;
  • Able to set grade and compact bases for interlock/flagstone/retaining walls/armour stone etc;
  • Manage the execution of the project and report to the project manager with the next day's plans to ensure smooth and efficient completion of projects;
  • effective written and verbal communication skills;
  • Ability to thrive under timelines and pressure situations;
  • People and Time management skills;
  • Valid "G" licence with "AZ - DZ" being an asset;
  • Heavy equipment operator certification an asset; and
  • A reliable vehicle to get to and from work.

 

 


Job summary

Company

Lomco Ltd

Job Type

Permanent

Location

Stouffville, Ontario

Start Date

Aug 21, 2017


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