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DATE ADDED: Wed 03/10/2018

Landscape Foreman / Crew Leader

Skokie, USA


Job Description


Landscape Foreman / Crew Leader Summary - 


Introduction:  Contour Landscaping is a well-established full service landscape maintenance and snow removal firm located in Skokie IL.  Our team oriented approach is the foundation for a productive and rewarding professional atmosphere.  The landscape foreman and crew leader position is directly responsible for managing the planning and completion of landscape projects assigned to them by our account managers.  As a landscape foreman and crew leader at Contour Landscaping you will be expected to exhibit an outstanding work ethic, attention to detail and strong leadership skills in the field.  You will work alongside our account managers through the planning process and will lead a crew in seeing projects to completion.  Every aspect of our work environment is structured to promote success and growth within our company.  


Landscape Foreman / Crew Leader Objectives:


  1. Working knowledge of plant material and landscape construction best practices.
  2. Excellent planning, organization and communication skills.
  3. Basic understanding of landscape construction plans.
  4. Proficient in implementing instructions from account managers.
  5. Ability to lead by example through an outstanding work ethic.
  6. Willingness to lead and manage a crew in a team oriented work environment.


Position Qualifications:  


  1. Applicants are expected to have experience in a landscape/horticulture related field.  Three or more years working in landscape maintenance or construction.
  2. Each applicant is expected to have a thorough understanding of plant health and best practices for landscape maintenance.
  3. Applicants are expected to manage the installation of new plant and hardscape materials and show the ability to guide the technical aspects of those projects.
  4. The landscape foreman and crew leader works alongside each account manager to help assure the finish quality of landscape projects.
  5. Must have a Driver’s License.


Benefits of Working at Contour Landscaping Inc.


  1. Positive and rewarding company culture
  2. Competitive hourly compensation
  3. Overtime pay when applicable
  4. Paid Holidays
  5. Performance bonuses after entry period
  6. SIMPLE IRA - Matching benefit after entry period


Role: Landscape Foreman / Crew Leader
Job Type:
Location: Skokie,

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