The regenerative landscape crew lead is responsible for directing crew members on specialty installation projects, both residential and commercial. Regenerative projects include features like runoff diversion, native plant guilds, soil regeneration, wildlife habitat, hardscapes and use of local materials.
They are also responsible for hands-on training of less experienced team members. Their success throughout the season can be measured in the quality of the projects they install and the team they groom.
Specialty project training will take place throughout the season.
Aside from training, crew leads are expected to perform installation duties alongside their teams. This consists of the following tasks: Executes landscaping & irrigation installation operations and maintains grounds and landscape of private and business residences: Participates in preparing and grading terrain, seeding and sodding lawns, layout and installation of irrigation systems, and transplanting shrubs and plants, using manual and power-operated equipment. Installs and plants shrubs, trees, and flowers per plan. Responsible for proper use and care of hand tools and mechanical equipment issued to installation team members. Display professional appearance and manner. Ensures the company facilities and grounds are maintained to a professional appearance.
Required Work Experience:
A knowledge of regenerative landscaping is helpful, a desire to learn about it is imperative
At least 5 years in landscape installation
Proficient operation of equipment including skidsteers, dingos, trenchers and other small landscaping equipment
At least 2 years managing a team of at least 2-3 individuals
Please send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.