08 Feb, 2019

Foreperson

  • SAP Landscapes
Full time Construction Horticulture Landscaping Maintenance Management

Job Description

SAP Landscapes - Irelands Leading Landscape Company, require a Foreperson

Are you an experienced landscape worker who can lead a team to strive to meet company goals? If so, look no further than SAP Landscapes.

As Irelands largest landscaping company, we are currently recruiting experienced & professional landscape workers to join our expanding organisation.

Due to growth, we are looking to generate several more teams on the field & we are looking for the right leaders to work alongside a team of 2/3 General Operatives to direct & guide them when completing works. The Foreperson will lead their team whilst also ensuring delivery of quality service.

Duties of a Foreperson:

  • Completing works on site.
  • Daily management of contract crews on sites.
  • Scheduling of materials and plant/machinery for the site.
  • Daily supervision of sub-contractors.
  • Health & safety issues relating to daily works and site safety.
  • Quality control/monitoring of incoming materials and finished work by the crew.
  • Care and maintenance of plant and machinery on site.

Requirements:

  • Must have a clear and consistent track record with regard to staff supervision, and timekeeping.
  • Must be prepared and able to work to agreed and set targets.
  • Must hold a full driving license.
  • Must be prepared to work additional hours to complete work, which will be paid at agreed overtime rate.
  • Possess excellent interpersonal & innovative skills
  • Organise & complete paperwork associated with site work including timesheets, fleet report and landscape/maintenance reports, and any other reports and paperwork required.
  • Carry out work as per scope on schedule.
  • Training of general operatives on small hand tools.
  • Holder of CSCS & Safe Pass Cards.
  • 3-5 years’ experience in a similar role/industry.

Know anybody who would also like to develop their landscaping career? We have a very rewarding Refer a Friend Scheme!

Our People:

“I started in SAP Landscapes as a Foreperson & am now Commercial Director for SAP Landscapes” – Paul Giles - Commercial Director – SAP Landscapes
https://www.linkedin.com/in/paul-giles-8aab6b41/

“I started in SAP Landscapes as a Foreperson & am now Maintenance Director for SAP Landscapes” – Niall Keenan -Maintenance Director – SAP Landscapes
https://www.linkedin.com/in/niall-keenan-1312942b/

Job Benefits

What can we offer?

  • Competitive Hourly Rate (DOE)
  • Company Vehicle
  • Overtime Available
  • Creche Discounts
  • Healthcare Discounts
  • Mobile phone
  • Tablet
  • Pension Facility (Contribution of 25%)
  • Uniform Allowance
  • Driving Licence Development (subsidised lessons & tests – T&C’s apply)
  • Training provided in the capacity of Manual Handling, Machinery Training and Health & Safety etc.

Tickets Required/Preferred *(many employers provide these as ongoing training)

Safepass,   **Training offered for required tickets to the right candidate**  

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