Landscape Project Manager - Grand Rapids

Hiring Organization: DJ's Landscape Management
Employment type: Full-Time
Job Location: Grand Rapids, MI
Application Deadline: December 27, 2018

Landscape Project Manager


Department:


Operations


Location:


Grand Rapids

DJ’s Landscape Management, Inc. is West Michigan’s largest Landscape Management Company. We provide Landscape Management along with Snow & Ice Management services to commercial clients throughout the Grand Rapids, Holland, Muskegon, and Kalamazoo areas. We’ve been exceeding our clients’ expectations for over 20 years, and this has resulted in abundant growth for our company and our careers. We are proud to boast an 85% internal promotion rate for Supervisors, Managers, and Officers. In addition to this internal development, we are always looking for talented and driven leaders to join our team. Come grow with us!

Landscape Project Manager

The Landscape/Project Manager is responsible for the leadership and management of landscape construction and landscape enhancement projects ranging from one-hour work orders to month-long projects. Responsibilities start with prospect interaction and pro-active selling to commercial property development companies as well as current customers of DJ’s.  Working with our estimators to build competitive proposals, the Landscape Manager then oversees all operational functions through project completion and customer acceptance of the completed project.

Team Member Benefits

  • Excellent base compensation + incentive opportunities
  • Health Insurance, Flex Plan, AFLAC options
  • Smart Phone & Data Package
  • Paid Vacation: 2-3 weeks
  • Superior 401(k) Plan with company match
  • Life, Accidental Death & Dismemberment and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Profit Sharing
  • Advancement opportunities

Responsibilities

  • Drive sales and proposal process in order to achieve department revenue goals
  • Support the sales efforts of the Client Care team by providing technical expertise in pre-sale meetings
  • Review and approve proposal/estimate generation to ensure profitability and accuracy
  • Ensure all production Team Members and subcontractors are equipped with all relevant project information
  • Set the project schedule and communicate progress to senior leadership team
  • Forecast and anticipate the needs of the landscape department
  • Develop and manage the landscape department team members
  • Ensure consistent service delivery to our customers to exceed their expectations
  • Review performance of area and drive improvements
  • Manage Snow & Ice Services within a specified region during the winter months
    (Based on the skill set of the selected candidate, the emphasis on some of these responsibilities may be modified.)

Desired Attributes, Experience and Qualifications

  • 5-7 years of professional landscaping experience strongly preferred
  • 5 years of supervisory/management experience
  • Minimum one year of Customer Management / sales experience
  • True team player with collaborative problem-solving skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word and Power Point
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • High-level of organizational skill with strong attention to detail
  • Valid Driver's License with a clean driving record

DJ's Landscape Management is a drug-free workplace. As a condition of employment, new Team Members are required to pass a pre employment drug test and participate in random drug tests during their active employment.

DJ's Landscape Management is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. All employment decisions are decided on the basis of qualification, merit and business need. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin.

To Apply

Please click the "Apply" button below or click the following link: https://www.djslandscape.com/careers/.

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