Landscape Field Supervisor

Donald Pell Gardens - Phoenixville, PA4.5

Full-timeEstimated: $63,000 - $80,000 a year
SkillsBenefits

Landscape Field Supervisor

Overview

To keep up with our exciting projects we are currently looking to hiring a Landscape Field Supervisor with experience in the green industry. We are artists in landscape design and construction and we are looking for creative personalities! A Donald Pell Gardens Manager is completely responsible for the success of his or her projects including safety, customer contact and satisfaction, training, team building, production, and overall landscape/Garden installation and service.

Responsibilities

Candidate should possess knowledge of planting, hardscaping, masonry and storm water management procedures, plant identification, maintenance procedures, and the ability to read and implement plans and details. A Donald Pell Gardens Supervisor will be required to have a working knowledge of all equipment utilized in landscape design/build, as well as the ability to train crew members on the use and safety precautions of all equipment and materials. This candidate must also be organized and have the ability to run a crew of at least 3 people. This foreperson must have the ability to nurture a working environment of high quality installations, efficiency, safety and excellence through example with insistence on the same from others. A degree in landscape contracting, horticulture or business management is preferred or equal experience

Qualifications

  • Positive, mature, well mannered attitude
  • Salary based on experience
  • Valid PA drivers license and medical card
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • 3+ years experience
  • Low Voltage Lighting and Irrigation knowledge
  • A good knowledge of plant material and horticultural practices
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs or more
  • Ability to work outdoors in various weather Duties
  • Read and implement landscape, hardscape and stormwater management plans
  • Set grades and elevations for patio, walkway, retaining wall and stormwater installations a plus
  • Train crew members on correct equipment use and safety
  • Train crew members on installation procedures to promote growth from within
  • Communicate daily with crew members, clients, and office
  • Communicate with client on project progress and change orders
  • Complete daily paperwork for projects including job costing
  • A strong work ethic
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops
  • Keep trucks, tools and equipment neat and organized and report issues
  • A desire to work with a company whose values are focused on our people, our customers, and how we perform our work every day

Benefits include:

  • Great starting pay!
  • Discounts
  • Paid PTO and holidays
  • Growth opportunities
  • 401k match
  • Year-end Profit Share bonus
  • Continuing Ed training

Donald Pell Gardens has been designing and building gardens in the Philadelphia region for over 25 year. We are driven to share our passion to reveal beauty… We look to nature to inspire remarkable and immersive gardens that evoke the drama of a region's landscape. Architecture in the Garden is planned voidof superfluous gestures. Forms are subtly integrated, celebrating the garden and the topography to which it belongs. Plants are used in large masses metaphorically of the Meadow or Eastern Deciduous Forest. Appropriate plants are selected to create thriving communities that require minimal resources.

Please include a cover letter indicating why you are interested and believe you would be a good fit for this opportunity history.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Management: 2 years (Required)
  • Landscaping: 4 years (Required)

License:

  • Driver's License (Required)