Consider bringing your skills and expertise to Green View Landscaping. For over 50 years Green View has been locally-owned and committed to providing award-winning landscape and maintenance services. We currently are seeking a Landscape Maintenance Mowing Foreman for our Springfield, IL location. This is a hands-on position working under the supervision of the Vice President of Landscape Operations.
- Ability to oversee the work and quality of 2-3 crew members on their team.
- Ability to mechanically maintain and repair basic mowing equipment including but not limited to: daily sharpening blades, greasing daily, periodic oil changes.
- Interacts with the customer onsite as needed to receive further direction regarding are to be serviced.
- Will engage in snow and/or ice removal from walks, driveways, and/or parking lots.
- Will rake and mulch leaves, aerate, seed, fertilize, mow and/or repair damaged lawns.
- Ability to read production schedule, customer orders or work orders to determine items to be moved, gathered, distributed or serviced.
- Moving materials and items from receiving or production areas to storage or to other designated areas.
- Records amounts of materials or items received or distributed.
- Operates and/or maintains equipment such as a lawn tractors, sprayers, blowers, chainsaw, trimmers, spreaders, hand tools, aerators, and seeders.
- Performs routine grounds maintenance or grounds equipment maintenance in accordance with established safety procedures.
- May assist in the pruning of trees and shrubs.
- May be asked to help in other divisions in slack times.
- May assist mechanic or other team members with assigned duties.
- May be asked to work weekends to 'catch up' in peak season when delayed by weather.
- Previous Mowing Experience Required
- Ability to lift up to 50 pounds on a routine basis.
- Ability to bend and stoop on a continual basis.
- Ability to work outside in all weather conditions.
- Ability to follow oral instructions from V.P./Manager
- Valid Driver’s license required with a clean driving record.
Green View Company offers a competitive salary; Medical & Dental benefits; 401K; vacation & holidays. A pre-employment physical and a background check are required.
Job Type: Full-time
- Clean Driving Record: 1 year (Preferred)
- landscaping: 1 year (Preferred)
- Mowing: 1 year (Preferred)
- Landscape Foreman: 1 year (Preferred)
- Driver's License (Preferred)