CLCACAREER PATH

Career Path : LANDSCAPER 2

The Landscaper 2 must know and gain proficiency in performing regular/advanced tasks of landscape installation/construction. This position should be able to perform with minimal technical supervision.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Meet all requirements of Landscaper 1 job description.
  • Maintain physical fitness level necessary to complete assigned job tasks.
  • Comply with all company policies/procedures and safety requirements.
  • Conscientious of safety of the customer, job site, and company employees on site.
  • Interact with customer as needed.
  • Report all unsafe conditions and practices to foreman or daily leader.
  • Proper care of tools/equipment on job site to avoid loss or misuse.
  • Manage "Novice" and "Landscaper 1" employees under supervision of foreman.
  • Require minimal technical supervision.
  • Continuing education requirement of minimum of 12/hr/year.

JOB SKILLS

  • Possess and demonstrate basic plan reading and layout skills.
  • Advanced drainage installation (down spout drain/french drain, catch basin, collection areas) under supervision of foreman.
  • Safe tractor operation/inspection/maintenance.
  • Irrigation trenching including use of walk behind trench.
  • Irrigation system programming.
  • Complete irrigation system construction/installation under supervision by foreman.
  • Proficient and complete dry stack stone wall construction
  • Assist foreman with site grading and transit operation.
  • Finish grading.
  • Proficient in dry set brick work.
  • Basic soldering of copper pipe.
  • Proper use of basic woodworking tools.
  • Header board installation.
  • Able to identify 25 commonly used plants on CLT list by common name and botanical name.
  • Complete daily worksheets.
  • Train to become CLCA Certified Landscape Technician in landscape construction.

EVALUATION

  • Proficient, safe, proper use of equipment and tools as specified.
  • Proper and safe skills in performing duties.
  • Demonstrate proficiency of job skills as listed above.
  • Adhere to company policies, standards and safety guidelines.
  • Able to work with other employees as a team.
  • Able to meet or exceed company production rates set forth.
  • Pass CLCA Certified Landscape Technician exam - If attained before Foreman level, add company assigned value to wage base.

REPORTING

  • This position reports directly to the foreman.

WAGE BASE

  • Wage Rate x 1.5

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