Avant Gardening and Landscaping is committed to creating artistic, sustainable garden spaces and providing a safe, fair work environment for its diverse employees. We are a well established company in the Madison area with a reputation for providing innovative landscape solutions and top notch customer service. We love what we do and believe it’s important to have fun while at work. If the following job opportunities appeal to you then follow the instructions below to submit an application today!
We are looking for a Landscape Foreman to lead and manage landscape crews. This position works closely with landscape designers to install a range of landscape projects.
- Valid and insurable Wisconsin Commercial Drivers License (CDL) required
- Minimum 5 years experience leading landscape crews
- Physical ability to lift a minimum of 75 lbs. and to work a minimum of 8 hours a day performing physical labor
- Demonstrated ability to operate and maintain landscape related equipment such as medium duty trucks, trailers, skid steer loaders and attachments, tractors, compactors, sod cutters, rototillers, chainsaws, pruning tools, snow plows, salt spreaders, and any other necessary equipment
- Demonstrated knowledge of landscape plants and construction, including but not limited to: retaining walls, grading, patios, walks, outdoor garden structures, water features, lighting, and irrigation systems
- Good planning and organizational skills
- Ability to manage, train and motivate up to six landscape personnel
- Ability to work with a wide range of people, alone, or as part of a team
- General knowledge of Human Resource management
A positive attitude and a team mentality are critical for success at Avant Gardening. Interested? Fill out the application below.
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