Landscape Foreman (Erie)

Ward's Landscape Service, Inc.

7860 Lake Pleasant Road

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compensation: $20 - $25
employment type: full-time
job title: Landscape Maintenance & Mowing Foreman
For over 50 years, Ward’s Landscape Service, Inc. has provided the Erie area with award-winning, high quality, professional landscape maintenance and construction services. We are currently seeking an experienced and reliable Landscape Maintenance & Mowing Foreman.

All Candidates Must Have:
• Valid driver’s license
• Minimum one year experience in Commercial and Residential landscaping
• Professional experience

The Ideal Foreman Candidate Will:
• Lead by example
• Instruct laborers in their tasks and methods.
• Communicate well with clients, laborers and management.
• Track job times and materials used.
• Inspect and account for all equipment used on job.
• Maintain a safe and neat jobsite.
• Consistently arrive on time and prepared to work until the job is complete.
• Maintain professional appearance and attitude.
• Be able to repeatedly lift heavy loads up to 50 Lbs and navigate jobsite terrain.
• Correctly and safely use hand and power tools, as needed.
• Be familiar with proper use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
• Ask questions when unclear of process or assignment.
• Be willing to learn new skills and methods.
• Always make safety and quality paramount
• Represent the company well.

• Small, owner supervised company where effort is noticed and rewarded.
• Annual and sporadic raises based upon reliability and output.
• Additional hours + overtime available but not mandatory.
• We have always paid well above minimum wage and industry standard.
• 401K with employer matching
• Paid holidays and vacation
• Supplemental insurance offerings
• Room for advancement within the company
• Weekend hours are rare and on a voluntary basis.
• Quality, newer, well-maintained trucks and equipment stored indoors.
• We believe respect is a two-way street.
o We don’t verbally abuse our staff.
o We don’t work for clients who verbally abuse our staff.
o Issues are dealt with in a respectful, polite manner.
• Honest, transparent, and ethical leadership
• We’ve always been willing to give a chance to someone with some rough spots in their history. We’re all human and believe people can grow and learn from their mistakes.
• Company shirts and hoodie are provided each year (occasionally coats, coffee cups, etc.)
• Everyone works, even the owner. No one sits around barking orders or asks you to do something they wouldn’t do or haven’t done.
• Full-time office staff keeps the company organized and makes sure parts are ordered, supplies are stocked, and employees’ needs are met.
• We do not bite off more work than we can chew or set unrealistic goals.
• In short, we want to keep good people around. We’re an honest company that does quality work for great customers, and we need reliable, respectful workers to keep it going.

Compensation will be based upon experience $20 - $25/hr
Great benefits package available
On our website at https://www.wardslandscapes.com/employment
Or in person Monday – Friday 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM at:
Ward’s Landscape Service, Inc.
7860 Lake Pleasant Road
Erie, PA 16509
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post id: 7753280508


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