Landscape Installation Supervisor – Nevis, West Indies

Hiring Organization: Private Garden and Estate Development
Employment type: Full-Time
Job Location: Nevis, West Indies
Application Deadline: July 31, 2018

Landscape Installation Supervisor – Nevis, West Indies
Private Garden and Estate Development

Candidates are sought for an exciting and rewarding, permanent leadership position as a
Landscape Installation Supervisor of a large private estate in the Caribbean. Renowned
architects and designers have created an impressive, sprawling landscape for this historic
property, demanding a highly effective and focused supervisor to bring it to life.

Responsibilities

  • • Collaborate and coordinate communication with the entire project team, including:
    Overall site manager, foreman, landscape designer team, architect, specialists, and
    engineers.
  • • Coordinate the execution of the design intentions to landscape installation and garden
    teams
  • • Provide project management planning of machinery and resources effectively to meet desired deadlines based on priorities dictated by client and project management team
  • • Ensure design intent instructions are followed exactly with the highest possible
    standards
  • • Report regularly to project management team and client on project progress, budget,
    and deadlines.

Requirements

  •  Experience with high end landscape project management, preferably in a tropical
    environment. Including: interpreting plans, supervising site work for both soft and
    hardscape components at a very high standard
  •  Education in landscape architecture or management is highly desirable
  •  Exceptional level of professionalism and attention to detail
  •  Ability to work with the team in field on the project and oversee implementation in a
    hands on manner to meet project deadlines
  •  Ability to identify and resolve potential issues with the build as it proceeds and inform
    involved parties effectively
  •  Knowledge of traditional and contemporary landscaping techniques and materials is
    advantageous
  •  Experience working in the Caribbean is preferred but not essential
  •  Proficiency with AutoCAD, GIS, Adobe Creative Suite, SketchUp and other Project
  • Management software is desirable

Compensation

Excellent salary, medical benefits, relocation expenses, company vehicle
This individual will work along with Land Manager and the horticulture team to execute the
overall landscaping and horticultural demands of the project.

Interested individuals should forward resume and cover letter to:
Ron Wik
Horticultural Manager
rcfhort@gmail.com

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