Lawn Lead

Church Hill Landscapes, Inc.
Lawn Lead

  • Job Title: Lawn Lead
  • Reports To: Lawn Foreman
  • Wage Range: $17-$22

The Lawn Lead works in a supporting role alongside the Lawn Foreman. As a Lawn Lead, you will assist in general lawn maintenance on a variety of residential and commercial properties. You handle outdoor power equipment, such as string trimmers, ride on mowers, and leaf blowers. A Lawn Lead is a pivotal part of our lawn maintenance division.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Perform high quality lawn care and gardening services for Church Hill clients
  • Review job plans with Lawn Foreman. Execute mowing visits and gardening projects according to the job plan and schedule
  • Effectively communicate with the client while on site
  • Ensure that all work activities are carried out in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Operate various tools and equipment, including: mowers, string trimmers, backpack blowers, rototillers, wheelbarrows, saws, pruners, shovels, edger, etc.
  • Operate trucks and trailers assigned to the lawn crew.
  • Assist the Lawn Foreman with meeting and exceeding defined crew production goals for the year (as assigned by the owner).

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist Lawn Foreman with workplace/jobsite inspections
  • Assist Lawn Foreman with correcting substandard acts or conditions
  • Assist Lawn Foreman with required paperwork
  • Ensure preventative maintenance on tools and equipment by performing inspections and lubricating and cleaning at regular intervals

Skills, Knowledge and Experience

  • Capable of operating required equipment and tools in a safe and responsible manner
  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Ability to work under pressure and tight deadlines
  • Time management skills
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license
  • Knowledge of specific materials, methods, tools and equipment required to complete various landscape/construction practices (preferred, but not necessary)

Work Conditions

  • Ability to work with hand tools, power tools, small engine equipment, and materials
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. repeatedly through an entire work shift
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent stamina is required
  • Work near heavy equipment and other vehicles on a regular basis
  • Work outdoors in various conditions including heat and humidity, rain, snow, dust, noise, and cold
  • Ability to work 40-50 hours per week (with occasional Saturdays) with a 7 AM start time during the spring, summer and fall months.

Expectations for success

  • Ability to work with a team
  • Open-minded to receiving help and helping others
  • Work in an efficient manner to keep up with assigned tasks
  • Work in a safe manner with no accidents or injuries
  • Incredible customer service; clients want us to be there as a result of your work exceeding expectations, kindness, and communication
  • Ability to run a job while Lawn Foreman is not on site
  • Productive while unsupervised (cleaning job site, organizing tools, sharpening blades, and etc.)
  • Willingness to complete training(s) and acquire knowledge relevant to the trade

Benefits

  • Paid holidays during active employment
  • 5 days ordinary paid sick time during the first year of employment
  • 10 days ordinary paid time off after 12 months of employment
  • Dental Insurance
  • Cell phone stipend
  • Simple IRA after 12 months of employment
  • Company provided PPE

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Church Hill Landscapes March 10, 2021