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Crew leader positions available in northern Kentucky

Discussion in 'Employment' started by jasonnau, Feb 16, 2014.

  1. jasonnau

    jasonnau LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 454

    YardWorks Landscape service in Burlington, KY is now hiring all positions.

    YardWorks Landscape Service, L.L.C. offers quality landscape and lawn maintenance services to commercial and residential customers since 2004.

    I am seeking one experienced lawn maintenance crew leader, one experienced landscape crew leader and helpers for 2014.

    Crew leader:
    Job Responsibilities:

    • Ensure your crew works as a team skillfully and efficiently
    • Ensure jobs are completed in a safe manner as scheduled and on budget
    • Keep record of employee hours, mowing time sheets and maintenance logs
    • Communicate with the company owner and customers professionally
    • Ensure quality, safety, and professional behavior of all employees under your supervision
    • Ensure safe operation of all equipment and a safe working environment at all times

    Crew lead:
    Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

    • Excellent written and oral communication skills required
    • Crew leaders must be highly skilled in operating all trucks and trailers, mowing and maintenance equipment and landscape power equipment. This includes but not limited to: exmark commercial mowers, string trimmers, and all necessary power equipment and light landscape power equipment (chainsaws, pruners, etc). Landscape lead will not require mower experience but it is desired. Safety is a must!
    • The ability and desire to train and coach team members is a must
    • Working knowledge of employee management, and the ability to promote strong customer relationships
    • Must be a self-starter with strong organizational skills that compliment the ability to work at a fast pace
    • Valid drivers license, clean driving record, and a clean criminal background are required. We do background checks prior to employment
    • Candidates with previous landscape maintenance and horticultural knowledge required for landscape lead and desired for lawn maintenance position

    Crew lead:
    Education, Experience, and Credentials:

    • High school diploma a must, at least some college preferred must speak English fluently
    • Pesticide applicators license preferred
    • D.O.T Physical card will be required within 30 days (must pass dot physical)
    • 1+ year experience as a crew leader in this or closely related field

    Pay: $12-$16 per/hr depending upon credentials and proof of leadership in the field

    Email resume and at least 3 work related references to: Yardworks@zoomtown.com

    Applicants that do not include a resume and references will be disregarded.

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