Employment Opportunities

Award winning eco-landscaping company seeks responsible individuals who love working outdoors! If you want to create great landscapes, work with good people, thrill customers and change the world while you’re at it, send your resume to jobsfernridge@gmail.com. We are now accepting applications for the following positions:

EXPERIENCED FOREMAN

Primary Accountability: The Landscape Construction Foreman is responsible for landscape construction projects for Fern Ridge Landscaping. The Landscape Construction Foreman is also responsible for providing guidance to construction crews in order to assure the proper, efficient and timely completion of construction projects.

Major Duties:

  • Communicates production goals with crew members, supervisors and customers
  • Ensures all construction work is performed in accordance with industry standards
  • Installs and completes major construction projects which include installing retaining walls, patios, walkways and softscaping
  • Tracks and records all job expenses which include materials and hours worked
  • Maintains a clean and safe job site at all times
  • Performs additional duties as assigned by the Operations Manager

Qualifications:

  • A High School diploma or GED is required
  • 2-3 years of work related experience or training is required
  • A valid driver’s license (G Class license) and a clean driving record is required
  • Basic knowledge of plants, hardscape, grading and drainage
  • Experience driving truck/trailer combo preferred
  • Ability to organize, multi-task, plan and set priorities with minimal supervision
  • Must be an excellent communicator and record-keeper
  • Ability to work independently and in team settings
  • Ability to exercise good judgment with a strong attention to detail
  • Ideally have a valid First Aid Certificate (or be willing to get certified)

Additional Duties: Additional duties and responsibilities may be added to this Job Description at any time. The Job Description does not state or imply that these are the only activities to be performed by the employee holding this position. Employees are required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related responsibilities as requested by their supervisor.

Based out of Milton
Pay $16 - $18 depending on experience
Portfolio of past projects or work experience preferred
Two positions available
If interested, please send your resume to jobsfernridge@gmail.com by 28th February 2017


FIELD OPERATIONS MANAGER

Primary Accountability: Primary Accountability: The Field Operations Manager is responsible for overseeing the effective and efficient operations of up to 3 construction crews while also maintaining communication with the landscape design team.

Major Duties:

  • Supervises all construction crews
  • Primary liaison between the crews, the design team and the customer
  • Organises crew, delivery and construction schedules
  • Orders all necessary materials for projects
  • Instructs crews on construction methods to be used
  • Advises design team on material selection

Qualifications:

  • A High School diploma or GED is required
  • 3-5 years of work related experience or training is required
  • A valid driver’s license (G Class license) and own car are required
  • Ability to read landscape design plans and layout
  • Experience with the installation of hardscaping and Softscaping
  • Expertise in construction methods
  • Experience managing small groups of people
  • Ability to work independently and in a team settings
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Must be an excellent communicator and record-keeper

Additional Duties: Additional duties and responsibilities may be added to this Job Description at any time. The Job Description does not state or imply that these are the only activities to be performed by the employee holding this position. Employees are required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related responsibilities as requested by their supervisor.

Based out of Milton
Pay $17 - $19 depending on experience
Portfolio of past projects or work experience preferred
If interested, please send your resume to jobsfernridge@gmail.com by 28th February 2017


LABOURERS WITH INTEREST IN HORTICULTURE/LANDSCAPE CONSTRUCTION

Primary Accountability: Labourers are responsible for creating beautiful, environmentally friendly landscapes for Fern Ridge Landscaping.

Major Duties:

  • Install and complete construction projects which include installing retaining walls, patios, walkways and softscaping, under the supervision of the Foreman
  • Performs additional duties as assigned by the Foreman

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience is a bonus but is not required
  • Must be a good communicator
  • Ability to work in a team settings

Based out of Campbellville
Pay $12 - $14 depending on experience
If interested, please send your resume to jobsfernridge@gmail.com by 28th February 2017



To apply, please send your resume to jobsfernridge@gmail.com