6 Mar 2019

Full-Time Turf Healthcare Foreman


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Job Description

Turf Healthcare Foreman–Wauconda,  IL

The major objective of the Turf Healthcare Foreman position is to perform ornamental and turf applications in accordance with daily production standards. The THC Foreman will also maintain a positive image for Acres in the field and in the industry.
Complete turf and ornamental applications utilizing departmental standard operating procedures.
Meet or exceed production timelines and goals.
Scan material and project bar codes properly for accurate information, using the Modeco application on your cell phone
Pro – actively communicate concerns or issues seen on sites to your direct supervisor
Organize equipment and materials to efficiently complete projects set by your manager during the landscape and snow removal seasons.
Coordinate daily activities under changing circumstances as directed by your manager.
Assume responsibility for ensuring the overall quality and precision of all work at the job sites, including attending to the details
Mix and safely apply chemical according to product label specifications.
While applying product to properties, observe and diagnose other needs. Notify your manager of your observations and of any unusual or drastic changes in properties.
Use independent judgment to develop creative solutions to problems that may arise in the course of the workday.
Inform the Turf Healthcare Senior Foremen of any customer complaint. The Senior Foremen should then notify his Manager of the complaint.
Project a positive image to the outside in your representation of the Company.
Comply with all departmental and overall Company policies and procedures. Departmental procedures include proper utilization of the wash water rinsate facility.
Responsible for the timely reporting of time records and other required paperwork to the Turf Healthcare Senior Foremen.
Communicate effectively with the Turf Healthcare Senior Foremen and Turf & Plant Healthcare Manager.
Perform general maintenance and maintains cleanliness and safety of the vehicle and any assigned equipment.
Perform pre-trip and post-trip inspections of truck and trailer on a daily basis.
Responsible for working in a safe manner and reporting any problems to your supervisor.
Report all equipment problems to your supervisor and to the shop for repair.
Assist facility Turf & Plant Healthcare Manager with monthly inventory count as needed.
Provide feedback and suggestions for continuous improvement of departmental standard operating procedures, equipment and material utilization, etc.

Must be able to operate all equipment for extended periods of time.
Must be able to drive to the job site and conduct daily tours and visual inspections of landscapes, which include areas yet to be graded, seeded or sodded; areas with varying turf heights and textures; all sizes and shapes of shrubbery, bushes, flower beds, etc….
Must have the ability to lift at least 60 pounds.
Landscape field and/or lawn care experience.
Horticultural knowledge.
Ability to communicate in English.
Ability to participate in and absorb continuous applicator training.
Maintain operator’s pesticide license.
Must have class “C” license at a minimum. CDL license preferred.



Job Types: Full-Time.

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