Help with employee hours

Discussion in 'Employment' started by davidjgrigson, Apr 24, 2012.

  1. davidjgrigson

    davidjgrigson LawnSite Member
    Posts: 6

    Guys, my business has really grown in the last two years. I have 36 accounts and i also have a full time job. I now have an employee that is out mowing for me that i trust but i'm curious about how some of you all handle keeping up with their hours? Right now, i just have to go by what he says. Not that i dont trust him, but too much room there to get abused. Any suggestions? Thanks!
     
  2. grandview (2006)

    grandview (2006) LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,466

    To many threads on this one. Most guys punch in them punch out. You should know appox how many hours a day it takes to do a route.
     
  3. davidjgrigson

    davidjgrigson LawnSite Member
    Posts: 6

    i searched for about 30 minutes trying to find something on it just so i wouldnt get a response just like this! It's like trying to find a needle in a hay stack. Anyone using an app on an iphone?
     
  4. sven1277

    sven1277 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 636

    Sounds like you have mowed these properties yourself. That being the case, you know how long each one takes. Have them sign in/out at each property. Also, check in with them unannounced and check the work log to see that they are filling them out as they go through the day.
     

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