Hilton Head Island, SC
We have an outstanding opportunity with a successful property management company on Hilton Head. Hiring now for a Landscape Operations Manager!
The job description for the ideal candidate is below.
Landscape Operations Manager
Our Landscape Operations Manager leads a small team of experienced crew members in pursuit of superior quality service to our customers. The ideal candidate is a confident and experienced leader who enjoys maintaining and continually improving the conditions of grounds and common areas. This position is ideal for someone who has owned a small landscape business or someone who works for a large firm that is looking for more autonomy and upward mobility. A pro - active problem solver who is both approachable and tactful and possesses strong interpersonal, communication and written skills will excel in this role.
Supervision of landscape maintenance and installation crews
Responsible for overall look and condition of client accounts
Proactive recognition of needs of plant material / sod life cycle and health
Bidding jobs / estimating costs
Maintaining and billing crews’ hours
Scheduling and coordinating installation work
Monitoring and recognize irrigation issues and repairs
Purchasing tools and equipment
Creating and adhering to maintenance and project schedules
Communicating with clients and company executives
Assuring tools and equipment are in top shape
Managing vendor relationships
Hands - on management of crews daily activities
Specifying and purchasing plant materials and chemicals
Experience / Knowledge Required:
5 years landscape management experience
3+ years experience running landscape crews
Degree in Horticulture, Agronomy, Design or related
Clean driving record, drug screen and background check
Licensing or certification in chemical application, irrigation or similar
Landscape maintenance and installation best practices
Stands, kneels, bends, pushes and walks for 50% of workday
Able to lift from 1 to 50 lbs.
Stoops, crawls, twists, reaches and manipulates equipment and power tools to complete work assignments.
Exposure to chemicals, fertilizers, fumes, gasses and loud noise levels.
Works outdoors 90% of the workday and may be required periodically to work in inclement weather.
· Competitive Salary
· Health Insurance
· Dental Insurance
· 401K with employer match
· Bonus Program