Landscape Supervisor

  • The Davey Tree Expert Company
  • Brantford, ON, Canada
  • May 02, 2022
Forestry

Job Description

Additional Locations: na

Primary Locations: Ontario, Brantford, 40 Roy Blvd, N3R 7K2 

Requisition ID: 166867

Position Overview

Antler Services A Davey Company is looking for an experienced Supervisor in Landscaping & Property Maintenance, including snow removal. This is a year-round, full-time position where flexibility is required. An average of 40 - 55 hours worked each week will be expected; Summer hours are somewhat consistent and routine, however the snow season will be unpredictable and during heavy snow events, long hours may be required.

The ideal candidate must be available to work Monday to Friday, 8:00AM - 6:00PM, with the potential of working later if needed. Occasional weekends may be required as well.

Job Duties

  • Must be mature, reliable, physically fit, hands on and able to perform field work at a high standard
  • Ability to lead, motivate, and delegate effectively including providing on-the-job training to crew members as required
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to maintain written time records and work order documents
  • Ability to use computers with a knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Ability to organize and manage a high volume workload
  • Ability to multi-task and focus on priorities
  • A general knowledge of plant material and the ability to read a blueprint
  • Must be very strong in sales, client management, and client retention
  • Plan and estimate labour and materials
  • Hire, supervise, and schedule staff
  • Organize and direct planting of trees, gardens, and lawns
  • Plan, manage and supervise landscape construction work
  • Installation of interlocking patios, walkways, and steps
  • Installation of retaining walls
  • Organize and direct construction of fences and decks
  • Installation of ponds, waterfalls, and water features
  • Ability to operate a 1-ton truck and trailer
  • Steel-toed safety boots required in all working areas on and off site

Qualifications

  • Strong mechanical aptitude is an asset
  • Available 24/7 during snow events
  • Valid 'G' class driver's licence and a clean driver's abstract
  • 2-3 years experience of commercial grounds maintenance
  • 2-3 years experience of commercial snow removal
  • 2-3 years experience in a supervisor position
  • 5 years of landscape experience

Additional Information

  • Full time. Permanent.
  • Occasional overtime required.
  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Excellent Benefits package and RRSP Matching program
  • Employee owned company with stock purchase available after 1 year of service.
  • Davey provides ongoing training and careers advancement opportunities.
  • Store Discount

 

We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.  As a service provider, our success depends upon our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, regardless of their age, race, colour, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, provincial law.


If you require accommodation at any time during the recruitment process, please email canada.recruiting@davey.com.

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