Landscape Construction Crew Member

Poughkeepsie, NY

SUMMARY OF POSITION:

Under direct supervision, position is responsible for clean-up and preparation which includes the ability to operate skid steers and loaders

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum of two (2) years experience in construction cleanup
  • OSHA 10 certification
  • Knowledge of various planting and seeding techniques
  • Basic knowledge of construction and masonry techniques
  • High School Diploma or General Equivalent Degree (GED)

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for providing excellent customer service and quality work within given project timeline. This includes the use of skid steers and loaders
  • Knowledge of LCS safety standards; OSHA 10 certification
  • Follows and completes daily, weekly and monthly work orders for landscape construction tasks provided by Foreman; Works with team members as needed to complete tasks assigned
  • Completes work with excellent quality and within required timeline each day of work
  • Takes direction and communicates daily with Foreman to ensure proper understanding of work to be completed
  • Follows an “on-call” schedule for weekend and overtime coverage as needed
  • Begins work in a presentable manner, well-groomed, wearing the required uniform and footwear
  • Maintains landscape equipment given to complete tasks by keeping them cleaning and storing them properly at the end of shift
  • Records time daily to ensure proper payroll

COMPETENCIES:

  • Working knowledge of skid steers and loaders
  • Ability to read instruction and distinguish colors
  • Ability to handle stressful situations and work within deadlines
  • Ability to provide customer service when interacting with the public throughout the work day

WORKING & PHYSICAL CONDITIONS:

  • Employees are required to wear personal equipment protection (PPE). Fast paced environment; Public spaces; Time management needed to balance and complete tasks throughout the day.
  • Ability to lift forty (40) pounds occasionally. The position involves walking, standing for long periods of time and includes stooping, squatting, lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling and bending.
  • Noise levels may increase when operating equipment, ear plugs are required.

UNIFORM REQUIREMENTS:

  • The employee is responsible for wearing Khaki Pants and non-slip black work boots.
  • Uniform Shirts and Safety vests are provided by LCS Facility Group
  • Dangling jewelry is prohibited at the work site and includes all necklaces, bracelets and earrings.
  • Tattoos must be covered under uniform; Tattoo sleeves should be covered with a long sleeved shirt and / or a tattoo sleeve.
  • Piercings must be taken out during work hours, including all face and mouth piercings.
  • Hair should be kept tied up, clipped or pulled back during work hours