Crew Leader (Landscape Construction)



Crew Leader (Landscape Construction)



Employment Type:



per year

Job Description:

* Based in Hamilton, ON with job sites in the GTHA
* Full-time permanent role with wages in the $25-$35/hr range depending on experience + potential for bonuses
* Monday to Friday schedule, year-round work available, and very limited weekend work required
* Benefits after 3 months
* Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. required
* Previous landscaping/construction experience is required
* Valid driver's license is required

Are you someone who needs to feel the sun on your face and the freedom of working outdoors? Does the thought of working in an office behind a desk make you shudder?

If you're saying yes to these questions, then we have your next job. We're Envision Landscapes () , a well-established landscaping business, serving Hamilton and its surrounding areas. We specialize in landscape construction, maintenance and snow removal.

Currently, our dedicated and hardworking team is seeking a new Landscape Construction Crew Leader to join us, to lead our crew in delivering high-quality landscaping projects.

In this role you will oversee all on-site aspects of our landscape construction projects.

You will:

* Manage the execution of construction projects, including planning labor and equipment requirements, material deliveries and timing to ensure completion of jobs within project deadlines
* Manage safety, quality, and productivity of work at sites and/or in the shop/yard
* Assist in preparing job sites prior to starting projects
* Supervise, coordinate, and schedule day to day work activities of a crew of 2-4 employees
* Delegate job tasks to appropriate crew members and assist in the completion of landscape constructions
* Conduct on site orientations with employees, and employee training
* Operate various tools and equipment, including heavy equipment, chainsaws, jackhammers, laser levels, measurement equipment, shovel, hammers, drills, etc.
* Assist in construction of walkways, fences, decks, etc.
* Perform preventative maintenance on tools and equipment
* Read and interpret blueprints, drawings and specifications to delegate and complete work activities
* Meet with subcontractors to supervise quality, efficiency, and deadlines
* Complete and submit required daily paperwork
* Maintain and enforce standards of cleanliness and organization
* Ensure all work activities are carried out safely and efficiently, and in compliance with government and company PPE standards as well as local health and safety laws and regulations
* Communicate with customers in a polite and courteous manner

Working with Envision Landscapes:

Since our inception in 2011, we've grown exponentially, and now employ a whole team of passionate landscaping professionals. We appreciate our employees by celebrating their achievements, recognizing their successes, and providing opportunities for growth. We treat them like family.

As part of our team here's what else you can expect:

* Full-time, permanent position working 45-55 hours per week (including snow removal work in the winter)
* Monday to Friday schedule, starting at 6:45 am, with very limited weekend work
* Competitive wage $25-$35/hr depending on experience + potential for bonuses
* Benefits after 3 months
* Work clothes allowance
* Growth opportunities within the company

We're looking for a team player known for their leadership and excellent communication skills. If this sounds like you, then we want to meet you!


* 5 + years of experience in the landscape/construction industry
* Valid driver's license with a clean drivers abstract
* Experience working with hand tools, power tools, small engine equipment, heavy equipment and materials
* Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. repeatedly through an entire work shift
* Ability to work outdoors in various conditions including heat, humidity, rain, dust, noise, cold
* High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent
* Experience working as a crew leader would be an asset

Above all, we're looking for someone committed to showing up on time, working hard, and supporting their team to the best of their ability.

How to Apply:

Our online application gives you the chance to apply as more than just a resume. We'll assess your qualifications, personality traits and workplace preferences, which should take 10 to 15 minutes to complete. After submitting, you'll be able to view your results.

We will review applications, with priority given to those who have completed the assessment and look forward to hearing from you.
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