MVP does not offer emergency one-time snow services. We are no longer accepting new snow contracts for the 2021-22 winter season.

Grounds Maintenance Crew Leader

Grounds Maintenance Crew Leader

(Must have 3 Years Experience to Apply)

Summary:

Our Grounds Maintenance Crew Leader is responsible for performing a variety of work tasks in order to manage the timely completion of our client’s  contracts. The crew leader will be required to supervise our team members and operate a variety of tools and equipment to carry out specific job tasks, as well provide daily progress reporting on job time and cost data.

Core Capabilities: 

  • Customer  and quality focus.  VERY IMPORTANT!!
  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Team work.  VERY, VERY IMPORTANT!!
  • Excellent problem solving abilities
  • Responsibility and dependability
  • Ethics and integrity

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 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, zero turn mowers, push mowers, line trimmers, blowers, hedge trimmers, pruning saws, sod cutters, chain saws, and snow blowers.
  • Plow Driving experience a +big plus+
  • Supervise our team 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 team 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 information on our operational software on a daily basis, including: daily time, photos, requests 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.
  • 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

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma, GED, or Job Experience
  • 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. REQUIRED

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
  • 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