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New position advertised – Site Foreman

The Company

Landscape Engineering Ltd are a North West based commercial landscaping company, established in 1989. We excel at providing high quality workmanship to Local Councils and schools in predominantly long term schemes.

Our safe, efficient and hardworking commitment to all contracts has created a firm reputation within the industry securing many repeat customers.

We believe it is imperative that we provide lots of training opportunities for all our staff to maximise skillsets, which in turn benefits the employees individually, our business and our customers collectively.

The Job

Job Title:                             Site Foreman

Contract:                             Permanent following 3 month probationary period

Location:                             Site based role (sites across North West) the office is based in Padiham.

Working Hours:                40 per week

Monday – Friday              07:00 – 16:00 (Inclusive of unpaid breaks)

Holidays:                             29 days including bank holiday


Remuneration package:               Negotiable (depending on experience)

Opportunities for overtime

Bonus based on hours worked

Workplace pension


Roles and Responsibilities:

Job Description:

The Landscape Foreman is responsible for installation and management of a variety of landscape projects. The foreman is responsible for completing each project with great precision and business minded efficiency.

Essential Functions:

  • Direct activities on the job site, they include but are not limited to: coordinating workflow, hands on work, and operating a variety of machinery.
  • Maintain a clean and safe job site at all times.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Supervises and manages landscape crew.
  • Ensures that all crew members utilize all required personal protective equipment
  • Ensures that all equipment safety and maintenance procedures are followed.
  • Interacts with clients in order to help ensure job satisfaction.
  • Supervises all crew members during the performance of all assigned work.
  • Ensures that all safety rules and company safety policies are adhered to.
  • Communicates well with all crew members, supervisors, and clientele.
  • Trains crew members the development in the best practices of installation in company standards.



  • Experience preferable
  • Qualifications not essential as training will be provided
  • Full drivers licence (preferably clean)
  • Highly motivated, self-driven individual who is detail orientated
  • Punctual and dependable

How to apply:

If you wish to apply for the position of Site Foreman please submit your CV and a cover letter stating why you are interested in the position to:

Beverley Munday, Office Manager: bev@landscapeengineering.co.uk

Posted by Nick Riley on 12th Sep, 2018