Regenerative Landscape Installation Crew Lead

  • Belmire Sprinkler & Landscaping
  • Loveland, CO, USA
  • 07 Feb, 2019
Full time Sustainability Jobs Environmental Jobs Operations Jobs

Job Description

Belmire Sprinkler & Landscaping understands the importance of starting a greener tomorrow, today. This year we are starting a regenerative landscaping crew to design, install and maintain high functioning, beautiful landscapes for our high-end residential and commercial clients. Our regenerative landscapes go beyond LEED to create spaces that act as miniature ecosystems. From soil building, to rainwater runoff, to wildlife host species, we think of it all. Our landscapes use permaculture principles specifically tailored to aesthetic, high-functioning spaces for wildlife, homeowners and humans alike.

Regenerative Landscape Installation Crew Lead

Job Description:

The crew lead is responsible for directing crew members on installation projects. They are also responsible for hands-on training of less experienced team members. Their success throughout the season can be measured in the quality of the projects they install and the team they groom.

There will be specialty project training for the crew and lead throughout the season.

Aside from training, crew leads are expected to perform installation duties alongside their teams. This consists of the following tasks: Executes landscaping & irrigation installation operations and maintains grounds and landscape of private and business residences: Participates in preparing and grading terrain, seeding and sodding lawns, layout and installation of irrigation systems, and transplanting shrubs and plants, using manual and power-operated equipment. Installs and plants shrubs, trees, and flowers per plan. Responsible for proper use and care of hand tools and mechanical equipment issued to installation team members. Display professional appearance and manner. Ensures the company facilities and grounds are maintained to a professional appearance.

Required Work Experience:

A knowledge of regenerative landscaping is helpful, a desire to learn about it is imperative

At least 5 years in landscape installation

Proficient operation of equipment including skidsteers, dingos, trenchers and other small landscaping equipment

At least 2 years managing a team of at least 2-3 individuals

Skills:

Hardscape installation

Plant installation

Irrigation installation

Training

Safety