The Landings Club Landscape Foreman in Skidaway Island, Georgia
The Landscape Crew Leader assists the Superintendent of Grounds and Grounds and Project Manager in managing all grounds maintenance activities. This position is responsible to lead small groups (3-5) in the efficient and proper execution of maintenance practices including the operation of equipment and small tools associated with maintaining the club grounds. This person maintains a keen eye for detail and a watchful eye to supervise the landscape maintenance crew in the field.
Job Duties & Responsibilities
Participates in the care and maintenance of the turf, ornamental plants, shrubs, trees and wetlands on club grounds.
Oversees the daily preparation and execution of Grounds maintenance, i.e. mowing of turf, blowing of hardscapes, and cleanup of debris.
Assess needs upon arrival of each campus daily, and determines appropriate scope of work for landscape crew
Oversees grounds crew in proper and safe operation and maintenance of mechanical and power equipment.
Responds proactively to any needs that arise from members, employees, or guests.
Performs preventative maintenance on all equipment, as appropriate.
Maintains accurate records on all equipment.
Complies with departmental and Club policies and procedures.
Trains, monitors, evaluates, motivates, and retains maintenance staff.
Minimum Qualifications & Experience
3+ years in landscape management field, 1+ years with responsibility of leading small crews.
Must have valid driver’s license to operate Club vehicle.
Knowledge of use and operating standards of equipment and tools used in grounds maintenance and golf course construction work.
Must be highly organized and able to handle multiple tasks and to deploy resources effectively.
Pro-active problem solver who is both approachable and tactful
Strong leadership, interpersonal, communication and written skills
Ability to work a variety of shifts to include nights, weekends and/or holidays.
Stands, kneels, bends, pushes and walks for 95% of work day.
Able to lift from 1 to 50 lbs.
Stoops, crawls, twists, reaches and manipulates equipment and power tools to complete work assignments.
Exposure to chemicals, fertilizers, fumes, gasses and loud noise levels.
Works outdoors 95% of the work day and may be required periodically to work in inclement weather.
External Company Name: The Landings Club
External Company URL: landingsclub.com