We are looking for a Landscaping Team Leader
Based in Essex, Holland Landscapes is one of East Anglia’s premier landscape contractors with an unrivaled reputation for building high quality award winning domestic gardens. We have ambitious plans to grow our business and now require a suitably experienced hard landscaper to lead one of our teams.
The successful applicant must have experience in all aspects of hard landscaping, will have an eye for attention to detail, good people skills, basic horticultural knowledge and must be well organised.
Landscaping Team leader
Ensure that landscape jobs run efficiently, on time and completed under budget
Ensure that quality is maintained to a high standard
Ensure that customer satisfaction is maintained to a high standard
Accountable to Paul Baker
Responsible for 1-2 team members, a semi-skilled landscaper and or labourer
The team leader will also be expected to liaise closely with suppliers, designers, clients, sub contractors and co-director, Chris Baker
Key result areas
Jobs coming in under budget
Jobs completed in time
Increased customer satisfaction
To meet and exceed client requirements
To build gardens to the highest of standards
To manage the project from start to completion
To keep the job organised.
To manage staff and improve their effectiveness
To monitor and implement Health and Safety policy as appropriate
To identify training needs
To liaise with customers, suppliers and sub contractors
To motivate and enthuse employees
Participate in the planning, development and subsequent managing of new projects
Liaise with the directors about progress of works.
Work closely with the designer of the current project.
Assist the owners to maintain or improve net profit
Ensure the experience for the client is easy, stress free and friendly throughout the project.
To improve efficiency by reviewing procedures and implementing new methods of working
Ensure the teams tools, vehicle and workspace is always kept clean and tidy
Core skills / knowledge The core skills / knowledge required for this position are:
Basic plant knowledge
Extensive hard landscaping knowledge
Attention to detail
A competitive salary and pension is offered for this position.
To apply for this position or to request more information please email email@example.com