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Fisk Lawnscapes Landscape Maintenance Foreman in Colorado Springs, Colorado

If you're a serious candidate, please also apply on our website at www.fisklawnscapes.com/join-our-team/

Do you love learning important skills, working outdoors, and being able to see what you've accomplished?

Do you have landscape maintenance and leadership experience?

Do you want to grow personally and professionally in the landscape industry?

Then the maintenance foreman position with Fisk Lawnscapes may be right for you!

A maintenance foreman leads a crew as we follow our mission at Fisk Lawnscapes: to craft and maintain premier landscapes as we create more beauty in everyday life. We serve our customers with excellence, we treat our team as family, and we inspire our community with integrity.

Key Result Areas

  • Lead crew in weekly & seasonal tasks to maintain landscapes for commercial or residential customers (mow, trim, blow, prune, spring/fall cleanups, etc.). Plan and organize weekly tasks, clean and maintain equipment.

  • Serve customers proactively and with excellence so that property is beautiful (green grass, weed free, properly pruned shrubs, etc.).

  • Document work and communicate with account manager and customers on a daily basis.

  • Leading team members to create team cohesion, treating everyone with respect, dignity, and a caring heart. Training team members in tasks as necessary.

  • Perform snow removal duties during the winter months as necessary.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Responsible to oversee and run a maintenance crew

  • Effectively manage small groups of team members including training, supervising, crew development and individual team member issues

  • Assist with securing all materials and equipment needed

  • Responsible to coordinate efficient maintenance routes

  • Ensure projects are completed on time

  • Demonstrate dependability and efficient work practices

  • Maintain positive client relations and answer on-site client questions

  • Proficient use of power equipment (mowers, blowers, trimmers, etc.)

  • Responsible to conduct minor repairs on equipment

  • Responsible to diagnose and repair minor irrigation problems (promptly identify and report major irrigation problems)

  • Responsible to diagnose basic turf issues

  • Responsible for a crew?s truck, trailer, and equipment, including regular maintenance and organization

  • Responsible to pursue training as recommended by supervisor (and take initiative for learning!)

  • Responsible for snow removal operations throughout the winter

  • Become a landscape certified technician (or similar certification) within one (1) year of hire

Specific Job Details

  • A commitment to full working hours (40-50 hrs/week) throughout the complete season (April-October, and often extends to March - November) is required for this position.

  • Typical workweek Monday ? Friday, 7am-6pm. Occasional Saturdays based on weather.

  • Supervising 1-5 Maintenance Crew Members

  • Physical Labor is required for this position. Foremen spend most of their time working outside in all weather conditions and temperatures. Foremen must be comfortable with a lot of walking, carrying and pushing power equipment, and bending, especially when detailing beds. Loud noise and vibrations from equipment are normal, and proper PPE will be provided.

  • Winter schedule will include additional maintenance and landscape projects, snow removal operations, additional training and certifications, attendance at home shows, industry conferences, etc.

  • Snow removal operations include snow plowing, shoveling, salting, ice removal, etc. and are typically overnight shifts. Once snow is in the forecast, it becomes an on-call position.

  • Other job tasks as required or assigned.

Pay Range

Starting at $18 per hour or Salary option

Reports to:

Account Manager

Benefits:

  • $2,000 signing bonus 2021

  • Competitive Pay

  • Profit Sharing Program

  • Paid Continuing Education

  • Paid Holidays and Vacation

  • Monthly Phone Stipend

  • Retirement Program Match

  • NEW! 4-day Workweek in offseason

  • NEW! Gym Membership

  • NEW! Primary Health Care

  • Potential to Advance

Desired Skills:

  • 2 + years experience in landscape maintenance

  • 1+ years experience as a landscape maintenance foreman

  • Landscape Industry Certification or other relevant certification

  • If candidate has less than 1 year of experience, the Crew Lead position will be considered

Job Type: Full-time

If you're a serious candidate, please also apply on our website at www.fisklawnscapes.com/join-our-team/

Before applying for this job please review our code of conduct; all Fisk Lawnscapes employees are expected to uphold it without exception.

We commit to the customer that we will strive to do the best job possible.We are professionals in all we say and do; there is no swearing, smoking, drinking, or misconduct.We aim for perfection. Without exception, we stay on the job until the customer is completely satisfied. If we make mistakes, we will make it right even if it means re-doing something.We keep the work site as clean as possible during the job and thoroughly clean up after the job is complete.

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