Posted: Monday, July 24, 2017 12:08 AM
Company Name: Brownswood Nursery
Employment Type Full-Time
Full Time 40-45+ hours/week depending on season.
Monday through Friday with occasional Saturdays.
BROWNSWOOD NURSERY, INC.
OPENING | Landscape Foreman . Year Round & Full Time . Hourly Salary (based on experience)
Brownswood Nursery, now in its 39th year, is one of the largest nurseries in the Charleston area specializing in design, installation, and maintenance services. Our desire is to inspire our team mates and customers to grow – both horticulturally and personally. We are family owned and operated and offer a fun, rewarding, family friendly environment. Learn more about our company at www.brownswoodnursery.com.
As our one of our Landscape Foreman you will be turning a client’s vision into a reality. Many of our projects are ¼ - 1 acre new construction or existing residences. We perform a variety of installations from a small garden bed to a complete turnkey renovation including hardscapes, lighting and more. Most of your time will be spent outdoors in varying and sometimes extreme weather conditions. This is a working foreman position, not just a management position.
Ability to motivate, lead, and encourage a team of 2-3 crew members
Strong work ethic with a desire to keep projects on budget
Strong knowledge of Charleston plant materials, attention to detail, basic understanding of grading, drainage, and construction
2-3 years experience in landscape management
Bachelors degree or higher in Horticulture related field preferred
Clean driving record and drug testing required
Thoroughly understands all aspects of landscape hardscape construction applications, installation of irrigation systems and proper planting techniques
Safely operate company tools and equipment
Able to read Landscape plans and drawings
Able to lay out the job site, order materials, and communicate with suppliers
Able to complete and process all necessary job paperwork requirements including weekly reports on costs and returns
Dependable, focused, and has the ability to work effectively in a team environment
Able to maintain professional demeanor and interact with clients and potential customers in a professional, courteous, and competent manner on a daily basis
Have a willingness to go above and beyond and ensures company standards are met
Willingness to help our team GROW by giving and receiving constructive criticism in a respectable manner
WHAT WE OFFER
Great potential for personal and professional growth
A fast-paced, friendly, and energetic work environment
A competitive salary commensurate with experience
HOW TO APPLY
Complete our employment application which can be found at brownswoodnursery.com or in our sales office.
Email your application, resume, and references to: email@example.com
Submit a cover letter in which you explain why you think you would be the best person for this job and one important lesson you have learned so far this year
• Location: Charleston, Johns Island, SC
• Post ID: 18994663 charleston