Grounds Maintenance Foreman: Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in landscape maintenance of grounds and gardens. Plans landscaping tasks, and instructs workers in taking care of nursery, planting of flowers, and transplanting and pruning of trees and shrubbery. Directs workers in maintenance... [+] More
Grounds Maintenance Foreman: Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in landscape maintenance of grounds and gardens. Plans landscaping tasks, and instructs workers in taking care of nursery, planting of flowers, and transplanting and pruning of trees and shrubbery. Directs workers in maintenance and repair of driveways, walks, hedges, swings, benches, and other park equipment. Studies schedules and estimates worker-hour requirements for completion of job assignment. When supervising workers engaged chiefly in one occupation or craft, is required to be adept in the activities of the workers supervised. When supervising workers engaged in several occupations, is required to possess general knowledge of the activities involved.
Interprets company policies to workers and enforces safety regulations. Interprets job requests to workers and assigns duties. Establishes or adjusts work procedures to meet deadlines, using knowledge of capacities of machines and equipment. Recommends measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, quality, and suggests changes in working conditions and use of equipment to increase efficiency of department, or work crew. Analyzes and resolves work problems, or assists workers in solving work problems. Initiates or suggests plans to motivate workers to achieve work goals. Recommends or initiates personnel actions, such as promotions, transfers, discharges, and disciplinary measures. Maintains time and production records. May train new workers. May estimate, requisition, and inspect materials. May confer with other supervisors to coordinate activities of individual departments. May confer with workers' representatives to resolve grievances. May set up equipment. May patrol grounds to guard against vandalism and destruction. Performs other duties as assigned. (Source: eDOT Job Description) [-] Less
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