JOB POSTING

Jr. Landscape Construction Foreman

Hiring in Sea to Sky (Squamish Location)

The Opportunity

A Jr. Foreman’s role is aid foremen in completing all assigned field projects within assigned deadlines and budgets while managing a crew of workers as well as running smaller jobs. They are required to take ownership of the entire onsite operation of a project. In relation to that a Jr. Foreman’s role is to facilitate an environment of growth for employees, manage relations with general contractor and subcontractors, and achieve overall project success. 

 

Who We Are

As an industry leader for over 20 years, Horizon provides superior landscape construction and maintenance services for Western Canada's commercial, government, and residential development sectors. With the company's various divisions and experienced crews, Horizon Landscape Contractors is uniquely qualified to handle any job in the landscape industry. Proud to be based out of Langley BC, we have successfully installed and maintained multi-million dollar projects located throughout Canada. Horizon is a family and we are excited to be growing! Advancement opportunities are plentiful for motivated, hard working individuals!

Basic Responsibilities:

  • Complete jobs using a variety of tools and equipment safely

  • Power Tools

  • Cut-off Saws

  • Tampers

  • Mobile Equipment

  • Determine and Setting Grades

  • Screeding sand for pavers

  • Laying base course for walls

  • Installing pavers

  • Managing crews of up to 5 and facilitating their growth and training

  • Complete tasks within assigned deadlines and budgets

  • Participate in training events

  • Participate in safety training and meetings

  • Act as a leader on site

Compensation:

  • Wages Based on Skills Assessment ($30/hr)

  • Heavy Trailer Endorsement (+$1/hr with Learners Permit, +$2/hr with Completion)

  • Company Phone and iPad

  • Extended Health Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision)

  • MSP Coverage

  • RRSP Matching

  • Profit Sharing

Skills, Experience and Education:

  • Experience in Landscape Construction or the Construction Industry an asset (minimum of 5 years in progressive roles is required)

  • Experience in a Leadership/Supervisory role (minimum 2 years)

  • Post-Secondary Trades Education/Red Seal (completion or working towards) an asset

  • Experience with Hardscape and Soft Scape Landscaping required

  • Experience to read technical reports, blue prints and other construction documents required

  • Experience in Heavy Machinery Operation (1000+ hours) an asset

All Applicants Must Have:

  • Steel-Toed Boots

  • Reliable Transportation (Employees are required to get themselves to site. Not all jobsites are on a bus route and carpooling is not organized by the company)

  • Physically able to frequently lift 30-60lbs

Job Type: Full-time

Wage: $30.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Hardscape: 1 year (Preferred)

  • Landscape Construction: 1 year (Preferred)

  • Foreman/Leadership: 1 year (Preferred)

  • Softscape: 1 year (Preferred)

Location:

  • Squamish, BC (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Class 5 Drivers License (Preferred)

  • Heavy Trailer Endorsement (or Class 3) (Preferred)

Language:

  • English (Fluent) (Preferred)

Apply now with your resume! Applications without resumes will be deleted and will not be responded to.

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