Oakridge Landscape Contractors

Job Position: Residential Construction Landscape Foreperson

  • Application Deadline: 10th June 2022
  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Location(s): Hamilton
  • Compensation: $25.00 to $32.00 per hour
  • How to Apply: Submit your resume and cover letter to rcagas@goodwillonline.ca
    or submit them using the Apply button below.

Required Qualifications:

. Valid Driver’s License “G” is required.
. Clean Driver’s Abstract.
. Minimum of 5 years field experience and 3 years crew management.
. Experience in stone masonry is a strong asset.
. Ability to read and interpret blueprints and specifications.
. Knowledge of specific materials, methods, tools, and equipment required to complete various
landscape/construction practices.
. Meet with subcontractors and supervise quality, efficiency, and deadlines.
. Strong knowledge of job safety and safe work habits.
. Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
. Candidates must have keen attention to detail.
. Ability to work long hours and the occasional Saturday.

Key Responsibilities:

The Residential Landscape Construction Foreperson is in charge of managing a crew of 3-5 people on residential job sites. Work includes planting trees, grass, and gardens, laying driveways and patios, and building walls, fences, etc.
. Drive company truck and trailer.
. Installation of natural stone (flag, armour, etc).
. Installation of interlock paving stone.
. Installation of precast pavers and retaining walls.
. Ability to dig holes (when needed), place soils, plant trees, and shrubs, etc.
. Trim shrubs and evergreens

Additional Details:

. Benefits after 3 months
. Company events
. Annual boot allowance after one year of employment
. Year-round work available

About Our Company:

Oakridge Landscape Contractors specializes in landscape applications for industrial, commercial, institutional, parks, heritage sites, and highway road infrastructure restoration. Our extensive landscape construction knowledge and installation abilities combined with our team, sub trade relationships and central location allow our company to complete both large and small scale successfully.