CLCACAREER PATH

Career Path : LANDSCAPE PRODUCTION MANAGER

The "Landscape Production Manager" must be proficient in performing all tasks of landscape installation/construction. This position should manage landscape construction projects, and act as an intermediary between landscape field operations and company management.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Meet all requirements of "Landscape Supervisor" job description.
  • Minimum 2-year degree in horticulture or equivalent topic or 4 years of "in field" experience.
  • Maintain physical fitness level necessary to complete assigned job tasks.
  • Comply with all company policies/procedures and safety requirements including supervisor discipline and documentation.
  • Responsible for enforcing safety of the customer, job site, and company employees on site.
  • Act as intermediary between company management and field operations as needed.
  • Ability to effectively and expeditiously process change orders.
  • Identify and correct all unsafe conditions and practices and communicate actions to owners.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and coordinate company resources.
  • Possess CLT in landscape construction.
  • Possess valid Calif. Drivers License and be insurable by company insurance carriers.
  • Continuing education requirement of minimum 20 hrs./year.

JOB SKILLS

  • Read and follow plans, material lists, guidelines, and apply necessary timelines.
  • Manages and dispatches all subcontractors on landscape construction projects in conjunction with production manager.
  • Enter daily job report data into computer for analysis.
  • Prepares, analyses, and reports to management (field and office) job costing reports.
  • Maintain equipment and vehicle preventive maintenance program.
  • Manage inventory.
  • Collect reports of regular tailgate safety meetings conducted by foremen.
  • Order and schedule material deliveries to landscape construction projects.
  • Supervise the production at multiple job sites.
  • Manages and dispatches all subcontractors on landscape construction projects.
  • Coordinate subcontractor work with landscape construction field crews.
  • Schedule work force allocations for all landscape construction projects with input from supervisors and foremen.
  • Communicate progress on landscape projects to company management and field staff effectively.
  • Recruit, interview, hire, discipline, and terminate all landscape construction field staff.
  • Mediate personnel, equipment, and customer problems with input from supervisor and foreman.
  • Oversee, implement, and ensure training of field staff.
  • Supervise safety program and ensures that injury reports are turned in to office staff daily for processing.
  • Analyze job and safety reports developed by office staff.
  • Ensures that delivery tickets and purchase orders are correctly coded with job name, phase of job and are turned into to office staff daily for processing.
  • Maintain equipment and vehicle preventive maintenance program.
  • Manage inventory.
  • Identify extra work on projects, prepare and submit change order requests to estimating department for processing.
  • Ensure that as-built plans (if needed) are complete and accurate.
  • Conduct final walkthrough with client.
  • Promote landscape maintenance program offered by company.
  • Present operating instructions and as-built plans (if needed) to clients during final walkthrough.
  • Be certified in CPR and First Aid.

EVALUATION

  • 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 and management and other employees as a team.
  • Able to manage landscape construction team to meet or exceed company production rates set forth.

REPORTING

  • This position reports directly to Operations Manager.

WAGE BASE

  • Base x 3.0

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