Driver Duties include but are not limited to safe operation of motorized and non-motorized vehicles. Motorized and non-motorized equipment includes skid steer, track loader, mini excavators, tractors, and any/all attachments related to each piece of equipment, shovels, and hand rakes. Additional tools operators should be familiar with are laser level, 4-foot levels, power tools, etc. Equipment operators are responsible for safe operation of equipment, with high standard operating practices. Equipment operators are also responsible for maintaining which include but are not limited to cleaning, filling fuel, greasing, checking fluids, and ensuring everything is working as designed by manufacturer. It is the operator’s responsibility to report any issues, damage, or concerns with any piece of equipment to foreman and/or upper management.
The Landscape Installation Assistant Foreman/Driver is a hands-on position that is in charge of managing the day-to-day operations of all contracted work. Areas of supervision include landscape/hardscape installation, irrigation installation, administrative and regulatory functions. The Landscape/ Hardscape Installation Assistant Foreman will read work orders and specifications and make sure that Southern Solutions Landscaping standards are upheld.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Supervise while working alongside the installation crews on all aspects of installation services including promoting safety
Execute the contracted scope of installation projects
Read and execute job plans per work order/ plans.
Install plantings, lawns, irrigation, and hardscapes etc.
Assist in loading and unloading heavy equipment and planting materials from trucks.
Plan, coordinate, and collect equipment and materials each day.
Perform and participate in crew general and safety meetings.
Administrative Paperwork ie: work orders, receipts, etc.
Shop, truck and trailer cleanliness.
Communicate daily with Office regarding progress of jobs.
Job Quality control.
Safe driving of company-owned vehicles (with or without trailers)
Ability to adjust irrigation controllers and basic knowledge of irrigation components.
Maintain on site relations and communications with clients, contractors, and subcontractors
Safe operation and maintenance of equipment.
Ability to safely lift up to 100 pounds on a routine basis.
Ability to bend and stoop on a continual basis.
Ability to work outside in all weather conditions, ie: cold, heat, rain, etc.
Must wear waterproof work boots, Southern Solutions Landscaping shirts and present yourself in a clean and professional manner.
Must be able to work with minimal supervision.
Must practice safety at all times.
Must wear company-provided PPE.
Must have valid NC Driver’s license and maintain a good driving record.
Must have good communication skills and the ability motivate others.
Must comply with Southern Solutions Landscaping policies and procedures.
What we Offer:
Starting pay $18-25 per hour.
$250 sign on bonus at 90 & 180 days.
401K with Employer match of 5% after 90 days.
Paid Time off after 1 year.
Tuition reimbursement for Landscaping, Irrigation and Certification classes.
Landscape Installation Assistant Foreman (CLICK HERE to apply)
We are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age marital status, veteran status or disability status.