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Landscape Construction Foreman/Woman

Job Number: 2021

Permanent   |  Ancaster/Hamilton, Ontario   |  Posted on Feb 23, 2021 ← Back

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Job Summary

A large and busy Garden Centre has a new Landscape Division. We are looking for an experienced landscape foreman/woman who is a hard worker, has a positive life view, and is detail oriented. The key responsibility includes overseeing a landscape crew and going to client job sites to install hardscape & plantings according to completed landscape designs.

Why should you work with us?

  • We have a great team in place but need a few more people to complete our team.
  • Lots of opportunity for career and personal growth in the landscape division
  • We are organized and professional in all that we do.
  • Positive team atmosphere is emphasized for everyone
  • The day to day would be structured with great systems for all.
  • Top competitive wages

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Responsible for Landscape Installation services.
  • Customer care is paramount in all aspects of the business.
  • Replication of landscape design into a high quality landscaping project
  • Responsible for overseeing on the job safety.
  • Summer Landscape installation
  • Winter maintenance as required
  • Superior Customer Service & Communication skills
  • Attention to detail, punctuality, team player, able to meet project deadlines
  • Required to manage a crew between 1-4 people
  • Ability to work unsupervised, alone and/or with a group
  • Work with an employee handbook
  • Complete and submit all required paperwork daily. Majority will be electronic, and some paper based.
  • Conduct onsite orientations for new employees
  • Meet with subcontractors and supervise quality, efficiency, and deadlines
  • Read and interpret drawings (structural, landscape, specifications) to delegate/complete work activities

Qualifications and Skills

  • Previous Landscape experience and references are required
  • Management/Supervisor skills required
  • Operate various tools and equipment including heavy equipment (bobcat, loader, excavator), chainsaws, jackhammers, laser levels etc
  • Knowledge of install details required for patios, driveways, planting beds etc.
  • Clean drivers license is required.
  • DZ license is an asset
  • Minimum High School Education required

Does this sound like something you would like? If so, send us your resume. We would be glad to meet with you.

Email: landscape@harpersgardencentre.com

We thank you for your interest. We will contact only those selected for interviews.

Expected start date: 2021-03-22

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: Please contact

COVID-19 considerations:
We will be conducting in person interviews with all parties abiding by provincial safety and distancing protocols.



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Harpers Garden Centre

Job Type



Ancaster/Hamilton, Ontario

Start Date

Mar 22, 2021

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