James River Grounds Management, Inc. Grounds Crewman in Newport News, Virginia

Company Overview:

James River Grounds Management, Inc. provides quality landscape management services to corporate clients throughout Virginia.We believe in helping our employees reach their full potential by providing challenging careers in landscape management where our employees do more, learn more, and achieve more. We provide the structure to ensure success and the flexibility that encourages personal and professional growth at every level. Our team of talented professionals are driven by results and relationships.We are committed to taking care of our employees, our clients, and the communities we serve. In order to attract and retain the best employees, we offer competitive pay, comprehensive benefits plan and robust training programs that provide an opportunity for every employee to make a difference regardless of their position.

James River Grounds Management, with multiple branch offices, is set up to offer all landscape services with competent staff that are empowered to make front-line decisions. With this structure, our employees have the benefits of a larger company but with a small business feel.

Position Description:

This position is responsible for carrying out certain landscape related functions safely and efficiently and supporting the crew to deliver a quality job safely and on time.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Comply with all company policies, procedures and safety requirements

  • Comply with equipment preventative maintenance programs

  • Carry out all assigned landscape functions on the job site safely and efficiently

Skill Requirements:

  • Is dependable; consistently at work and on time, responds to management direction and commits to the required hours for job completion that will vary based on weather / season.

  • Is accountable; demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness to promote quality while safely working alone.

  • Is team-focused; exhibiting objectivity and openness to others.

  • Is solution oriented; can listen to others, solve conflict and keep emotions under control

  • Has the ability to apply feedback to improve performance.

  • Possesses the aptitude to follow instructions and work with dangerous equipment

  • Can operate and maintain the following equipment: Weed eater, stick edger, blower, push mower, wheel barrow, hand tools

  • Can meet the physical demands described here. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

Benefits:

  • PTO

  • Health & Life Insurance

  • Paid Holidays