Maintenance Crew Leader

Position Title: Maintenance Crew Leader

Type: Full time 

Position summary: The landscaping Crew leader is an experienced landscaper working with minimal supervision. The position works as a member of the team and directs the activities of one or more team members at a job site. The landscape crew leader is able to operate a variety of equipment and has a working knowledge of horticultural practices.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities: 

  • Completes landscape maintenance duties, such a mowing, fertilizer application, weed control, aeration, spring clean-up, fall clean-up, trimming and pruning
  • Completes landscape enhancement projects such as mulch application, plantings, topsoil application, lawn seeding.
  • Reports Irrigation issues by filling the appropriate paperwork and contacting Field Supervisor. 
  • Maintains a clean and safe work environment, including work site, equipment, and Vehicle. 
  • Completes the job in the most time-efficient manner meeting the company productivity targets.
  • Manages a team of one or more employees, including handling personnel issues, onsite training and  policies and procedures
  • Operates and manages a variety of mechanical equipment including but not limited to Trimmers, commercial mowers, blowers, dump trailers, chain saws, trimmers, and tillers.
  • Train crew members on the property techniques for performing regular tasks. 
  • Briefs supervisors and makes recommendations on job status, personnel issues, or client concerns
  • Completes the necessary paperwork including work orders, Vehicle Inspection sheets, Receipts and Po’s.
  • Teaches and oversees the correct clock in and out times for each employee using the appropriate application on their phone. 
  • Maintains assigned equipment and notifies management of needed repairs
  • Reports accidents to the office as soon as possible        

Education: Highschool diploma or equivalent 


  • 3+ working knowledge of standard horticultural practices 
  • The successful individual will have a working knowledge of standard horticultural practices, including but not limited to planting, pruning, corrective pruning, and fertilization.
  • Must report to work in a timely fashion 
  • Candidate must be able to read with good comprehension and write
  • Job planning skills, problem solving skills are a must.
  • Able to inspire workers to work to their best ability.

Equipment Operate safely and efficiently before moving into a different level:

  • Push mower                                                      
  • Hedge trimmer
  • String Trimmer
  • Blower       
  • Walker
  • Lazer
  • Push Mower
  • Chainsaw


  • Valid driver license (not necessary)

Salary: $20.00 – $25.00 per hour