GROUNDSKEEPING / LANDSCAPING MANAGER

This year-round role will aid as Project Coordinator and liaison in conjunction with the Construction, Leasing and Maintenance departments in terms of landscaping installations and seasonal groundskeeping maintenance and will have supervisory responsibilities of Landscapers and Groundskeeping staff.  

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Strong knowledge of landscaping installation and groundskeeping maintenance to support the function of this role
  • Coordination of landscaping installation with the Construction Department
  • Provide site layout recommendations to the Architect designing the project
  • Seasonal bid solicitation for sub-contracted services; award bids as appropriate
  • Property inspections; assign responsibilities accordingly
  • Ensure sprinkler systems are operating correctly and perform the necessary maintenance
  • Sign painting, maintenance and installation
  • Coordination of preventative maintenance and repairs to equipment
  • Oversight of site groundskeeping services during all seasons including snow removal
  • Responsible for power-washing all buildings
  • Oversight of curb stop removal, replacement, sealcoating and crack repairs of parking lots
  • Management of full-time Landscaping and Groundskeeping staff as well as seasonal summer staff
  • Responsible for safety training throughout the department
  • Other duties as assigned

WORK ENVIRONMENT: 

The hours for this role can vary depending upon schedules, weather and seasonable workload.  While intended to be a 50/50 split between office and field work, the preceding statement encompasses the intent.  Snow removal including sidewalk shoveling and
de-icing are required to be performed promptly as needed regardless of the day of the week.  

Special Requirements:  This position requires the ability to work 40 – 50 hours per week during normal business hours of Monday – Friday, with hours outside out of that range as business necessitates.   Incumbent must be well educated in landscaping and groundskeeping and possess good organizational skills, be self-motivated, exhibit good time management skills and have the ability to communicate with people on all levels.  Exhibiting a strong imagination and ability to think and create three dimensionally along with a strong visual awareness and an eye for detail is essential.   

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 5+ years of work experience as a Landscaping/Groundskeeping Coordinator
  • 3+ years of Supervisory experience
  •  Mechanically inclined
  • Knowledge of bidding process and oversight of sub-contractors
  • Ability to work with Auto Cad and other design software
  • Ability to travel as needed, both daily and overnights

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of work experience as a landscaping/groundkeeping coordinator
  • 5+ years of Supervisory experience
  • Minimum of an Associates Degree in related discipline
  • Previous Site Design experience

 

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Please mail, fax or email resumes to: 

S.C. SWIDERSKI, LLC

Attn: Kim Dennee

401 Ranger Street | Mosinee, WI 54455 

Fax (715)693-9523 |  kim@scswiderski.com 

 

S.C. Swiderski, LLC is an equal opportunity employer