Welcome To Lamer Landscaping & Snowplowing Ltd - Applying For The Crew Leader/Foreperson - Grounds Maintenance Position


Reports to: 
 Owner, Division Supervisor, Operations Manager 

The Grounds Maintenance Supervisor is responsible for performing a variety of work tasks in order to manage the timely completion of grounds maintenance service contracts. The grounds maintenance foreperson will be required to supervise a crew of laborers and operate a variety of tools and equipment to carry out specified job tasks, as well provide daily progress reporting on job time and cost data. 

Core Capabilities:   

  • Customer and quality focus 
  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written) 
  • Teamwork 
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities  
  • Responsibility and dependability 
  • Ethics and integrity 
  • Ability to use LMN via a smartphone

Job Duties: 

  • Plan and manage the loading/unloading of trucks and trailers in the AM and PM including all daily labor, equipment and materials required to complete daily objectives 
  • Cut grass, trim edges, clean up refuse, blow trimmings, fertilize and water turf areas and perform other lawn care duties  
  • Move and install soil, mulch and plant material to assist with the construction of landscape gardens and related areas 
  • Spray and dust areas to control insects and or weeds 
  • Operate power equipment including, but not limited to, lawn tractors, lawn mowers, line trimmers, blowers, hedge trimmers, pruning saws, sod cutters, chain saws, and snow blowers 
  • Supervise the work of crew members to ensure proper safety, quality, and productivity 
  • Inspect all work for quality to eliminate the need for return visits and/or re-work due to quality or customer satisfaction issues 
  • Train crew members on proper and safe job methods 
  • Conduct daily inspections and maintenance on vehicles, tools, and equipment 
  • Assist in other job-related duties including construction projects, shop and yard maintenance, vehicle and equipment maintenance 
  • Complete and submit all required paperwork on a daily basis, including, daily time and service record forms, equipment daily inspection forms, attendance tracking, requests for time off, etc.  
  • Maintain and enforce standards of cleanliness and organization in assigned trucks, trailers, equipment, jobsites, and shop/yard areas 
  • Ensure that all work activities are carried out in a safe and efficient manner, and that all crew members are compliance with government and company PPE standards  
  • Comply with all company policies and regulations 
  • Work in accordance with all local health and safety laws and regulations 
  • Communicate with customers in a polite and courteous manner 


  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent  
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in the landscape/grounds maintenance industry 
  • Capable of operating required equipment and tools in a safe and responsible manner 
  • Effective communication skills – must be able to carry out verbal instructions, read labels and signs, complete daily reports to office and/or customers 
  • Time management skills 
  • Knowledge of specific materials, methods, tools and equipment required to complete various landscape/construction practices 
  • Ability to work both independently with little supervision, and as part of a team 
  • Ability to walk, stand, crouch for long periods of time and carry out strenuous physical tasks 
  • Valid driver’s license and safe driving record 

Work Conditions: 

  • Ability to work with hand tools, power tools, small engine equipment, and materials 
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. repeatedly through an entire work shift 
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment 
  • Requires good manual dexterity 
  • Excellent stamina is required 
  • Work near heavy equipment and other vehicles on a regular basis  
  • Work outdoors in various conditions including heat and humidity, rain, dust, noise, and cold  
  • Flexible working hours including occasional weekend work 

Rate of Pay & Benefits: 

  • Rate of pay is paid according to experience 
  • Benefits and RSP matching are available for the right candidates 
  • Winter work for those that would like to work with our snowplowing division.

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