Crew Leader/Landscape Supervisor
Land Stewards is an ecologically based landscape design build and management firm committed to sustainable landscape design that integrates ecological functions into our built environs and management strategies aimed to mimic natural processes.
We are currently seeking a dynamic, experienced, enthusiastic, and dedicated individual to lead our landscape projects, providing oversight, quality control, and leadership to our team. This is a unique position requiring a diverse skill set and experience. As a small firm, successful candidates must possess a broad understanding of landscape construction techniques, planting guidelines, and management strategies. This is a hands-on position, working closely with landscape crew and serving as a liaison between management, designers, and team associates.
Responsibilities will consist of:
maintaining high level of craftsmanship and attention to detail on diverse projects
strategizing logistics to ensure projects are completed in a timely manner with minimum impact
providing excellent customer service and communicating with clients to answer questions and provide thoughtful feedback
adhering to high operational standards
keeping daily record of material and time sheets
demonstrating clear understanding of project goals and offering insightful perspective
Our ideal candidate will possess a B.S. in landscape architecture, landscape design, horticulture, environmental science or related field of study and possess 3+ years in landscape field including masonry/hardscape and carpentry. Other qualifications include:
Strong knowledge of native plant communities and sustainable landscape strategies, including stormwater management and habitat enhancement
Be able to demonstrate critical thinking skills and adaptability to achieve stated goals as conditions or unforeseen circumstances arise
Must have experience operating skid steer, backhoe, dump truck and other related machinery with proficiency
Must be able to read site and landscape plans and other relevant documentation and apply data as it relates to implementation
Candidates must be in good physical condition, have the ability to lift and carry at least 50lbs. and be able to perform a variety of related duties in all types of weather.
Job sites are located on both residential and commercial properties.
Occasional weekend work is required.
Land Stewards offers a variety of professional development opportunities, group health insurance with employer contributions, and paid vacation time.
For information about Land Stewards, visit our website, www.land-stewards.com