Seeking a Landscape Foreman

Rural Roots Landscape & Design Inc. is a design/build landscape company that specializes in Large Scale residential work in Chatham-Kent and Southern Ontario.

We are entering our 10th year of business and are looking for self motivated individuals who have a passion for landscape installation and take great pride in the work they do. We establish lasting relationships with our clients and put great emphasis on detail in the landscapes we create.

We are a fast paced company and have had steady growth year to year since 2006. We are currently seeking a Landscape Foreman 

Landscape Foreman

Job Description

  • General landscape labour
  • Supervision of a landscape crew
  • Ability to multi-task and lead a project and team from beginning to end
  • Confidence to make on-site decisions with minimal supervision
  • Motivate and energize the team
  • Installation of Interlocking driveways, patios, walkways and outdoor living areas
  • Construction of water gardens and a variety of custom water features
  • Installation of garden beds and planting
  • Construction of natural stone walls and walkways
  • Light maintenance work such as trimming, pruning and mulching
  • Site grading and layout

Successful candidates will

  • Require a valid ‘G’ Class licence, ‘A’ or ‘D’ license would be an asset
  • Education in horticulture, landscape design or landscape construction
  • Experience operating equipment and various power tools
  • Highly motivated individuals who take great pride in the work they accomplish
  • Exceptional customer service and team work skills
  • Ability to endure hard labour and long shifts
  • Ability to understand working drawings
  • Possess a strong attention to detail
  • Carpentry skills are an asset

Rate of Pay

Rate of pay will be negotiable and dependant on experience and skill, productivity, and attitude.

This position offers the opportunity to be part of a dynamic and growing company while using your leadership and teamwork skills.

If you are interested in the position, we look forward to speaking with you.

Mark Moir
Rural Roots Landscape & Design Inc.