Garden / Landscape Maintenance Foreman

Employer
Le Jardin Francais
Location
Atlanta, GA
Posted
Aug 04, 2017
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Job Description

Garden/Landscape Maintenance Foreman (Atlanta, GA)

Company Overview: Le Jardin Francais is a small and fast-growing business located in Northwest Atlanta. We are an international floral, event, and garden design and production company that offers an abundance of custom designed products and services. To understand more about Le Jardin Francais, please visit our website at www.lejardinfrancais.com.

Location: Le Jardin Francais Studio/Office (2246 Forest Drive, Atlanta, GA 30318) and Client Properties (Inside the Perimeter)

Compensation: Full-Time Salary $35,000 - $45,000 / year (Experience dependent) + Vacation

Position Overview: The maintenance foreman is responsible for managing a crew of landscape personnel in the field and drives the execution of weekly garden/landscape maintenance. Daily responsibilities include:
  • Load the maintenance vehicle with any necessary materials to perform garden maintenance
  • Drive the maintenance vehicle (16' box-truck) safely amongst properties
  • Perform detailed maintenance on client properties
  • Manage maintenance crew, including giving assignments on properties, managing scope of work, and troubleshooting maintenance issues that emerge
  • Ensure that maintenance is conducted in appropriate time frame and adheres to pre-established quality expectations
  • Represent the company in interactions with high-end residential and commercial clients on-site
  • Assist with garden installs (Mondays only)

Schedule: Monday - Friday (8 am - 6 pm) with some seasonal variance

Desired Skills: We are looking for applicants with the following skills and abilities:
  • 5 years landscaping or related experience (with at least 1-year management experience)
  • Valid Georgia Driver's License
  • Be knowledgeable in ornamental plant material, identifications, care and turf inspection
  • Be extremely detail oriented with very good organization skills
  • Strong communication skills. Applicants will be in contact with clients and suppliers and must represent the company brand
  • Strong team-building skills. A positive team environment is paramount to our success and a cornerstone of our company philosophy
  • Must be able to operate and maintain landscape maintenance equipment
  • Must be able to lift 50 lb bag
  • Bi-lingual in English / Spanish preferred (but not required)

Company Description
Le Jardin Francais is a French floral, event and garden design firm based in Atlanta with a boutique location at Westside Provisions District. We offer an abundance of custom designed products and services. To learn more about Le Jardin Francais, please visit our website at www.lejardinfrancais.com


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