First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, & Groundskeeping Workers
Also called: Golf Course Superintendent, Grounds Supervisor, Landscape Manager, Landscape Supervisor
In the Army: Cavalry Scout; Combat Engineer; Combat Medic Specialist; Military Police; Unit Supply Specialist
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:
- Monitor project activities to ensure that instructions are followed, deadlines are met, and schedules are maintained.
- 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.
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People interested in this work like activities that include leading, making decisions, and business.
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