Commercial Landscape Maintenance Crew Leader (Victoria, BC)

Division: Residential
Status: Full Time

Position Information:

STARTING:         LATE FEBRUARY. Applications accepted until suitable candidates are selected.

LOCATION:         VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA

 

The Davey Tree Expert Co. of Canada, Ltd, is the leading full-service tree care provider for residential, commercial, utility line clearing and forestry consulting throughout Canada. We are currently expanding our Commercial Landscape division in Victoria and we are seeking interested and motivated individuals to join our team.

Job Duties:

  • Ability to read, implement and communicate details on drawings as provided to crew members
  • Ability to organize and schedule commercial mowing duties for up to 8 crew members at multiple sites
  • Ensure crews have items/equipment needed to complete the work
  • Training, mentoring and monitoring of current and new staff
  • Monitor Human Resources/Safety policies as they apply to crew members-tracking attendance, performance, PPE, equipment operation, safety, etc.
  • Oversee equipment use and maintenance
  • Routine maintenance of specialized equipment
  • Some tree clearing and brush/weed spraying may be required
  • Complete necessary daily/weekly paperwork
  • Abide by Davey and industry safety requirements

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years’ experience with commercial landscape maintenance
  • Experience with commercial ride on mowers, trucks, trailers, etc.
  • Good attendance and punctuality is a must
  • Willingness to work outdoors during a variety of weather conditions
  • Candidate should be a motivated team player with good people skills and a positive attitude
  • Valid Driver’s License is required for this position
  • Ability to drive standard transmission required
  • Pesticide applicators license; valuable but not required
  • Requires the ability to communicate well in both written and verbal formats with individuals in various management levels and of diverse backgrounds
  • Must be adaptable to changes in personnel contract requirements
  • Applicant must be bondable and able to pass security background check
  • Pre-hire drug test required

Additional Information:

  • Compensation based on qualifications and experience - $18-23/hr
  • Full-time, full-year employment
  • Off season duties may include tree care operations; trimming, ground duties
  • Excellent benefits package, RRSP, and career advancement opportunities
  • Employee-owned company with stock options available after 1 year of service
  • The Davey Tree Expert Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer

You can send your information to the email below or by completing the job form:

Send Resume and Cover to:

    District Manager - Rob Enns

      Email:   rob.enns@davey.com

      Phone:  250 383 7911

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