First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, & Groundskeeping Workers
Also called: Grounds Supervisor, Golf Course Superintendent, Landscape Supervisor, Grounds Crew Supervisor
What they do:Directly supervise and coordinate activities of workers engaged in landscaping or groundskeeping activities. Work may involve reviewing contracts to ascertain service, machine, and workforce requirements; answering inquiries from potential customers regarding methods, material, and price ranges; and preparing estimates according to labor, material, and machine costs.
On the job, you would:
- Establish and enforce operating procedures and work standards that will ensure adequate performance and personnel safety.
- Inspect completed work to ensure conformance to specifications, standards, and contract requirements.
- Direct activities of workers who perform duties such as landscaping, cultivating lawns, or pruning trees and shrubs.
Safety and Government
Arts and Humanities
Education and Training
Ideas and Logic
Hand and Finger Use
People interested in this work like activities that include leading, making decisions, and business.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Electronic mail software
Facilities management software
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