Do you have a passion for plants?! M.J. Design is an award-winning Landscape Design-Build Firm that focuses on the details, delivering honesty and quality service. We are Landscape Architects with a great facility and 2 acres of beautiful gardens that will make you want to come to work every day! M.J.’s passion for plants, the landscape industry and attention to detail can be seen in all facets of the company from the grounds, to the cleanliness of our trucks and equipment, to the organization of our shop. The gardens also provide us the opportunity to train our employees on correct maintenance practices, plant identification and proper planting techniques. The owners are hands on, and more often than not, will be working side by side with you in the field.
M.J. Design is currently in search of a Maintenance Foreman to join our team. The right person will have strong leadership skills, experience in the Landscape Industry, knowledge of horticulture and excellent attention to detail.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Lead Maintenance crews on some pretty cool properties in a manner that is of high quality, efficient and safe.
Emphasis on correct horticultural practices. Teaching and observing team members on the use of mowers and small equipment, including safe handling, includes the use of some basic pesticides and herbicides.
Responsible for the management, maintenance and care of company equipment and vehicles. Ensuring trucks are loaded and ready each day.
Maintain profitability while upholding M.J. Design standards. Completing necessary paperwork and job costing.
Provide outstanding customer service and represent M.J. Design in a professional manner.
Qualifications and Skills:
A 2- or 4-year degree in Horticulture, landscape or construction related discipline is preferred but not required.
2 years of team leader/foreman/crew leader experience are required without degree
Energetic and motivated to be a leader
Be proficient in safe operations of hand and power tools.
Strong Communication skills and the ability to speak some Spanish is a plus.
Must have valid OH drivers license with clean record & have experience in operation of truck & trailer
Possess strong customer services skills
A passion for plants and love working outdoors.
MJ Design is not your typical landscaping company. Our culture, and your interest and ability to fit within that culture, is as important as the skills and experience you bring to the table.
We are looking for hard working individuals who want to grow with our company. M.J. Design is the place to be if you enjoy creating and maintaining beautiful outdoor living spaces. Working in the landscaping industry isn’t easy, but the rewards are endless. You will build relationships with clients and help them through their landscape journey. To watch a creation come to life and see the joy in a client’s eye is forever rewarding. Bring your passion and join the M.J. Design Team!