Join the James River Nurseries Team

Ready to elevate your career in the green industry? Look no further than James River Nurseries. We are actively seeking ambitious and driven professionals to become part of our dynamic team. As a family and community-oriented organization, we prioritize not only the growth of our business but also the personal and professional growth of our employees.

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10 years
Safety Award Winner
Match program
Medical, dental, and vision
20+ Years
Average Employee Tenure
holiday, vacation & sick leave

Opening: Landscape Foreman

Location: Ashland, VA (Will travel to job sites locally in surrounding counties) 

12 months experience as a nursery supervisor or related. Must be eligible for VA driver’s license with good driving record; must have 3 months experience (simultaneous/concurrent with the 12 months listed above)leading crew members. 

Responsibilities: Supervise and train on-site installation crew; Prepare or maintain required records, such as work activity or personnel reports to include crew travel time, equipmenthours, installation time; Review drawing and estimates with estimators and designers in advance to determine job requirements; Confer with managers or landscape architects to develop plans or schedules for landscaping maintenance or improvement; Provide workers with assistance in performing duties as necessary to meet deadlines; Oversee the loading and unloading of trucks to ensure proper materials, supplies, and equipment are available; Inventory supplies of tools, equipment, or materials to ensure that sufficient supplies are available and items are in usable condition; Operate (and train labor in the use of) tractors, rototillers, power trenchers, chainsaws, sod cutters, and any other landscape equipment; Inspect completed work to ensure conformance to specifications, standards, and contract requirements; Participate in  Professional Development Opportunities (OSHA certifications etc.) approved by supervisor.

this position is eligible for the incentives offered under THE JAMES RIVER NURSERIES, INC. employee referral program 

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