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Crew Chief

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Do you like hands-on jobs where you can see your work as you go? Are you a natural-born leader? Come join our crew! YME Landscapes is looking for a Crew Chief to join our team of dedicated landscaping professionals and manage a crew of their own.

What You’ll Do:

A Crew Chief is responsible for supervising their own crew while on a job site. You will create day-to-day plans, assign work, manage the equipment and materials, and address any issues with your team or the client. In addition to the leadership tasks, you will work alongside your crew members to plan and cultivate landscapes for homes and commercial properties – this includes treating grass, planting trees or flowers, laying sod and more.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Work with management to create schedules and follow job specifications.
  • Organize, supervise, and lead other crew members during projects and daily services. This includes assigning tasks and overseeing site operations.
  • Train new crew members on the company’s landscaping processes and guidelines.
  • Communicate with on-site clients and other crew members.
  • Perform all job-related tasks. Day-to-day maintenance and installation jobs include, but are not limited to: mowing, laying sod, trimming, edging, fertilizing, planting, pruning, weed-eating, irrigating, aerating, watering and clearing.
  • Keep track of all equipment and materials.
  • Update manager of any concerns with the job, project, or team success.
  • Inspect each job site to guarantee quality work and ensure that contractual obligations have been fulfilled.
  • Maintain safe working conditions at all times, following company guidelines and safety procedures and enforcing them with your crew.

Qualifications:

  • Must have at least 2 years of professional landscaping experience.
  • Must have a general knowledge of proper landscaping practices.
  • Must know how to use landscaping equipment and machinery.
  • Must demonstrate leadership skills and ability to train others.
  • Must be communicative and have strong interpersonal skills.
  • Must have a Valid State Driver’s License with a clean driving record.

Environmental Considerations:

As a professional landscaper, you will be expected to work outdoors for extended periods of time. You will be exposed to all types of weather conditions, from wind to rain and snow, and a range of temperatures from hot to cold.

You will also be exposed to natural elements (plants, grass, dirt, etc.) and potential hazardous material from fertilizers and machinery fumes.

Physical requirements:

  • Must be at least 18 years, preferably older.
  • Must be able to lift and carry 30-90 pounds.
  • Must be able to respond to emergency situations in a timely manner.
  • Must have the endurance and physicality to perform tasks for at least 8-hour periods.
  • Must be able to keep attention and concentration for an extended period of time.
  • Must wear PPE if necessary.

Why You Should Join Our Team:

YME Landscapes is looking for passionate people who love what they do and enjoy helping others. We provide a supportive environment to learn and grow your career, and want our employees to share that encouragement with each other.

If you want to join a crew of professionals who work hard and take pride in each other’s accomplishments, then look no further. Our expansive landscaping services tackle anything from larger projects to smaller maintenance plans, giving you a wide range of work to expand your skills.

As a Crew Chief, you’ll gain leadership experience that boosts your confidence and teaches you important life skills. With YME Landscapes, successful careers are easy to achieve.

Join our team today!

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Contact

3309 Hull St. Richmond VA 23224

Email: yme804@gmail.com

Phone: 804-617-1776