Top Notch Landscapes

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Project Manager Job Description
Top Notch Landscapes – Caddo Mills, Texas

Top Notch Landscapes is seeking a team oriented and proactive individual To install custom landscapes in an efficient manner to make the company profitable.

Job Summary:

This is a full time, salaried position reporting directly to the owner. We can present designs and proposals until we are blue in the face, but if we cannot get them installed in an efficient manner with great end results we are nothing. You will lead our members in the field and make sure our clients are happy. This will ensure great references in the future and will set us apart from other landscape companies in the East Dallas area.

Salary $55,000-75,000+

Primary Responsibilities:

• Acquire all materials, subcontractors and equipment needed to install a landscape job.
• Manage and sometimes train crewmembers on the installation process.
• Attend a pre-walkthrough meeting with the client present to review the job at hand to make sure all that are involved are on the same page.
• Contact the client on a daily basis to let them know where we are at in the project and what the next step will be.
• Perform a final walkthrough on the project and take care of any expressed concerns.
• Collect all payment installments throughout the course of the project.
• Track man-hours of your crewmembers and production rates for the various installation items.
• Track all paperwork associated with your installation job and file in the appropriate place.

Requirements:

• Landscape industry experience of 5 years minimum
• Winners Mindset
• Self driven individual that sees the big picture
• Whatever it takes attitude
• Comfortable with technology (tablets and smartphones)
• Valid Driver’s License with clean driving record
• Presentable appearance and communication skills with highly affluent people
• Ability to work in a team environment and lead crew members
Benefits Package
• Competitive Compensation Package
• Flexible Working Hours
• Company vehicle provided
• 40 hours guaranteed throughout off-season months.
• PTO
• Paid Vacation
• Paid Holidays
• Company Parties and Events
• Retirement Plan
• Supplemental Insurance Plans

Performance will be evaluated on:

1. The client is thrilled with the final product & the overall experience.
2. The company finished on time & within budget per your leadership and planning.
3. Your attitude towards continual improvement.
4. Our clients recommendations to others based on their experience.
5. Ratings & client reviews.
6. Profit goals are met & exceeded.

Irrigation Technician Job Description
Top Notch Landscapes is seeking a team-oriented and proactive Irrigation Technician to join our team.

Summary:

This is a full-time hourly position reporting directly to the Operations Manager. The Irrigation Technician is responsible for installing, maintaining and repairing irrigation systems. We need skilled, motivated professionals who are familiar with grounds maintenance and installations. Experience in irrigation maintenance and mechanical aptitude required. Customer interaction and basic computer skills needed to handle jobs from start to finish. Compensation depending on verifiable experience and qualifications. Career advancement opportunities available.

Salary $20 – $28 per hour
Job Type – Full-time

Primary Responsibilities

• Conduct monthly irrigation inspections, troubling shooting and repairs.
• Ability to install, program and adjust several different types of controllers including high-tech smart controllers based on seasonal requirements.
• Working knowledge and troubleshooting abilities of 2 wire systems.
• Ability to perform valve replacements, lateral and main line repairs.
• Add on to existing systems
• Install drip and micro irrigation and enhancements
• Install rain/freeze and flow sensors

Job Requirements:

• Dependable – more reliable than spontaneous
• Adaptable/flexible – enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
• Detail-oriented – would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
• Autonomous/Independent – enjoys working with little direction

Qualifications:

• 2 years documented irrigation industry experience and proficiency required
• Texas Driver License and clean driving record required
• High school or equivalent required
• Irrigator or Technician License Preferred
• Ability to work regular physical labor outdoors in a variety of weather conditions
• Bilingual is preferred

Benefits Package:

• Competitive Compensation Package
• Flexible Working Hours
• Company vehicle provided
• 40 hours guaranteed throughout off-season months.
• PTO
• Paid Vacation
• Paid Holidays
• Company Parties and Events
• Retirement Plan
• Supplemental Insurance Plans

Landscape Install Foreman
Job Description:

Top Notch Landscapes is looking for a positive, energetic, team player that is detail oriented, has a strong work ethic, and takes ownership of their work and the work of the crew. The role of the Landscape Install Foreman is the successful supervision, management, and completion of projects in the field through active hands-on management and training of the landscape install team members.

Salary $18-25 per hour
Job Type – Full Time

Some of your Core Capabilities:

• Customer and quality focused
• Effective communication skills in both verbal and written forms
• Excellent problem-solving abilities
• Responsibility and dependability
• Ethics and integrity
• Ambition to grow your career and others in the landscaping industry

General Duties/ Responsibilities:

• Effectively lead, direct, and supervise the work of others.
• Safely drive company trucks, trailers, and operate a variety of landscape equipment.
• Provide quality customer service on every property daily.
• Inspect all completed work to ensure conformance to specifications, standards, and contract requirements.
• Coach, train, lead and encourage team members daily.
• Communicate project steps and updates accordingly to Project Manager.
• Manage the execution of construction projects, planning labor requirements, equipment requirements and material deliveries and timing to ensure completion of job(s) within project deadlines whenever the foreman is not on site
• Assist in the preparation of job sites prior to the beginning of a project
• Delegate job tasks to appropriate crew members to assist in the completion of landscape constructions
• Operate various tools and equipment, including: heavy equipment, chainsaws, jackhammers, laser levels, measurement equipment, shovels, hammers, drills, etc.
• Assist in the construction of walkways, patios, retaining walls, garden beds, rain gardens, planting, sod etc.
• Perform preventative maintenance on tools and equipment by conducting inspections, lubricating, and cleaning on a daily basis
• Read and interpret blueprints, structural drawings, and specifications to delegate/complete work activities
• Complete and submit all required paperwork on a daily basis, including.
• Ensure that all work activities are carried out in a safe and efficient manner, and that all crew members are in compliance with government and company PPE standards
• Proactively support, coordinate, and communicate with the Foreman and Operations Manager to ensure successful and professionally complete landscape projects

Qualifications:

• Valid Driver’s License and clean driving record
• Knowledge of irrigation clock management, general irrigation operation, and installation.
• Capable of working outside in a physically demanding job.
• Strong attention to detail. Competitive drive for excellence and efficiency.
• High level of motivation with ability to prioritize and multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
• Good planning and organizational capabilities.
• Willingness to work occasional overtime (paid).
• Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred.
• High School Diploma, GED or equivalent
• Minimum of 3 years’ experience in the landscape/construction industry
• Capable of operating required equipment and tools in a safe and responsible manner
• Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)
• Ability to work under pressure and tight deadlines
• Time management skills
• Ability to read and interpret blueprints and specifications
• Knowledge of specific materials, methods, tools and equipment required to complete various landscape/construction practice
• Carry and use a smart phone or data-enabled device for communication and reporting
• Must demonstrate an insatiable energy to learn and be challenged.

Work Conditions:

• Ability to work with hand tools, power tools, small engine equipment, heavy equipment, and materials.
• Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. repeatedly through an entire work shift
• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
• Excellent stamina is required
• Work outdoors in various conditions including heat and humidity, rain, dust, noise, and cold

Benefits:

• Competitive Compensation Package
• Flexible Working Hours
• Company vehicle provided
• 40 hours guaranteed throughout off-season months.
• PTO
• Paid Vacation
• Paid Holidays
• Company Parties and Events
• Retirement Plan
• Supplemental Insurance Plans

Landscape Install Crew Member
Job Description:

Top Notch Landscapes is currently searching for motivated individuals that are interested in becoming a part of our team for the 2022 landscaping season and beyond.

Summary:

You will be required to follow our systems of installation for various items that we install. You will need to be able to follow your project manager and foreman’s lead and instructions to assure a quality landscape installation that the client is thrilled with. You will need to take pride in your work, we always say, “install this as if you were installing at your mom’s house”.

Salary $14 – $18 per hour

Our ideal candidate is someone that:

• Shows up on time, every time, every day
• Has good health
• Has reliable transportation
• Able to lift 50+ pounds
• Able to work in all weather conditions
• Motivated to learn
• Hard working and positive attitude

Personal Conduct:

Whether the client is there or not, someone is ALWAYS watching you! Your conduct on a work site is always a direct reflection of the company as a whole, YOU are who the public sees and judges us upon. It is imperative that your manners and appearance are always top notch.

Safety

Landscape construction is an inherently dangerous job. We will equip you with all the knowledge and material needed for a safe work environment, it is up to you to follow our instruction and make sure there are no accidents on the job.

Team Player

You will be working on a crew, a TEAM. You must work as such. Being a team player not only infers that you will get along with others, but will also be willing to take the “sucky duty” from time to time for the better of the team.

What We Offer:

• Full time hours + Overtime
• Competitive wages
• Opportunity to grow
• Educational Opportunities
• Fun working environment
• And much more!

Some of the job responsibilities include:

• Follows directions from the Construction Foreman
• Performs handwork using various hand tools (e.g., pick, shovel, rake)
• Digs and back fills holes for plants, trees, and shrubs properly;
• Operates powered equipment (e.g., lawn mower, roto-tiller, trencher, compactor)
• Conducts basic soil preparation
• Carries materials (e.g., sod, rocks, masonry items, and plants)
• Ensures work is performed to the company’s and customer’s expectations
• Finishes the work efficiently thereby improving gross margin
• Recognizes areas for improvement in the landscape and communicates this to the Construction Foreman
• Maintains tools and equipment to ensure safety
• Attends safety meetings
• Performs general clean up at the work site
• Demonstrates the ability to work independently
• Complies with quality standards
• Follows Company procedures for all projects
• Complies with all company procedures
• Treats others with respect, collaboration, and support in such away that work relationships are improved and morale is increased
• Understands the relationship between job quality and customer service, satisfaction, and retention
• Plus other responsibilities as required

Requirements :

• Landscape industry experience of 1 year minimum
• Winners Mindset
• Self driven individual that sees the big picture
• Whatever it takes attitude
• Knowledge of landscape tools and equipment
• Valid Driver’s License with dependable vehicle
• Presentable appearance and communication skills, manners
• Ability to work in a team environment and take direction from project managers

How this position contributes to our success
You are the person that builds what is only in our minds, you are the results person. If you perform well, the company does well as a whole. All eyes are on you when you are on a jobsite and the appearance of the company depends on you. Our field workers are the people that the clients sees the most, a lot is riding on your personal performance.

Performance will be evaluated on:

1. Quality of items installed
2. The company finished on time & within budget per your hard work
3. Your attitude towards continual improvement.
4. Our client’s recommendations to others based on their experience.
5. Punctuality and attendance.
6. Profit goals are met & exceeded.

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