Acres Group Landscape Maintenance Production Manager in Wauconda, Illinois
Landscape Production Manager (Bilingual Spanish preferred) -WAUCONDA IL
The Acres Group is seeking a Landscape Maintenance Production Manager. The Production Manager is a hands-on position that will manage field supervisors and crews, including managing commercial landscape maintenance service schedules. This person will need to understand quality, safety, service and what it takes to surpass customer expectations. Our goal is to identify and solve problems before the client is aware of their existence.
Manage maintenance and field crews, providing leadership, training, quality control, and support, attained through effective teamwork, and customer service
Lead, motivate, and manage a team of diversified maintenance foremen, department leaders, and laborers
Responsible for profitable performance of the project
Manage all landscape services, including the coordination of all materials, people, equipment and subcontractors
Maintain the appearance of each customer/client property to exceed customer expectations
Prospect work sites areas that have yet to be graded, seeded or sodded, areas with varying turf heights and textures, all sizes and shapes of shrubbery, bushes, flower beds, etc.
Inspect and monitor each property to ensure the proper amount of service is given to surpass customer expectations
Planning and projections to ensure appropriate crew coverage under all weather conditions, and develop contingent adjustment plans
Identify customer property enhancements, proposals for plant replacements, flowers and insect/disease spraying
Attend board meetings, establish business partnerships with the property managers and potential customers
Track timesheets, billing, work orders, weekly and/or monthly property reports, labor reports, and other documents that are required
Monitor job costs and make any needed adjustments to meet/surpass established goals.
Monitor and maintain irrigation controller including coordination of repairs
Train crews and ensure proper equipment usage, pruning techniques, safety, and quality standards are followed
Being observant of crews to eliminate worksite injuries and vehicle/equipment damage
Job coaching and motivation of field crews and foremen, including counseling, discipline.
Accountable of inventory management
Participate in snow program planning and the snow readiness process
Solid and proven supervisory/management experience within landscape maintenance
Ability to operate all equipment used by the maintenance crews
Valid Driver’s License
Bilingual Spanish strongly preferred
2 or 4 year degree in a landscape-related field or certification by a landscape
Operator license for trees, shrubs, and turf
Excellent Verbal and Written Communication
Dedication and Integrity
Annual salary range $45,000 to $60,000
External Company URL: www.acresgroup.com