GARDEN SERVICES MANAGER – 4 DAY WORK WEEKS OFTEN POSSIBLE
Solstice Landscaping is seeking a passionate, career-oriented individual to manage our Garden Services division. This job is a highly desired LEADERSHIP ROLE which will involve consistent team and morale building and building excitement in their team about being part of the Solstice Landscaping Team. This position will be responsible for regularly meeting with Solstice Landscaping Managers and being available when they reach out. This position will be responsible for customer contact and relations, estimating, contracting, leading in the field, teaching crew, timely invoicing, and managing crews. This position will work closely with Solstice Landscaping Managers and Garden Services Crew Leader. This position will work consistently with the Garden Service Crew Leader(s) to estimate, contract and schedule jobs and team members. Duties in this position will include planning, scheduling, coordinating with existing clients to take care of their properties all season long. Garden Services Manager is also responsible for completing Daily Job Tracking Sheets in a thorough and accurate fashion with all receipts attached and then turn in on time. Garden Services Crew Manager will be in touch with Garden Services Crew Leaders and with Solstice managers every afternoon to let them know what resources they need the next day and will be present for management meeting on a daily basis. Garden Services Manager will need to be a good communicator with their team and keep them happy and efficient on the job. If there are stressful days or events Garden Service Manager will be a leader demonstrating positive energy and morale building of their team. Garden Services Crew Leader will be responsible for quality control on installation projects. This manager will be tasked with growing our client base including reaching out to existing property managers we work with and reaching out to new ones and reaching out to owners or managers of other properties we’d like to care for, then immediate follow up emails and then a couple follow up calls and emails over the course of the landscaping season. Garden Services Manager will be asked to help with soliciting and selling to more clientele as the division expands. Garden Services Manager will also be asked to assist in team recruiting including but not limited to hanging flyers, attending and participating in staff recruiting events, etc…Garden Services Manager will be responsible to take photography of team and projects in the field, annuals and team having fun in the field to help with marketing for future projects and to attract new team members.
Come Join the Solstice Landscaping team specializing in high-end design/build landscaping projects located in the heart of Bozeman, Montana and Southwest Montana. Our team takes pride in the design / build process and the creation and maintenance of vibrant and beautiful landscapes. Our company fosters an environment of strength, professionalism and advancement for all employees who have the drive and desire it takes. We value strong leadership and welcome in individuals interested in adding and growing with us.
REQUIREMENTS: Must be able to work with and manage other crew members while working in a LEADERSHIP role building team morale and positivity. Must demonstrate positivity about our business and the work we do, must have a good attitude, be a self-starter, be an active participant, and have strong organizational, documentation and management skills. Must be available to answer Managers phone calls or text messages. Must be flexible with work schedules, needs from managers, demands of trade and varying factors to meet deadlines and standards.
Garden Services Manager will need experience in Horticulture and Gardening type work. Management experience highly preferred. Local (Bozeman / Big Sky / Paradise Valley) market experience highly preferred. Education in Horticulture, etc… is a plus but not required. Must have an insurable driving record and a valid Driver’s License. Must be able to lift 50 lbs on a consistent basis and willing work on feet and in the elements.
To ensure full-time employment throughout the season Garden Crew will be asked to work with our install crew for plantings, fabric, mulch, and drip installation often and will from time to time be asked to help with other install projects when we need more help to meet deadlines and to fill any times when there is not enough Garden Service work available.
PAY AND BENEFITS: $25.00 to $35+ / hour + SOME 4 Day Work Weeks + BENEFITS DOE. Solstice Landscaping offers a generous compensation and benefits package for the right individuals. Potential benefits include: annual salary, paid vacation and holidays, retirement plan and matching, use of a company vehicle for commute, health insurance stipend, company advancement, bonuses and more. We are always seeking for talented and energetic individuals who have the experience and drive to be leaders on and grow with our team.
TO APPLY: Please email a resume and letter of interest to AND and include position applying for in subject line. Applicants who do not have the required experience and or skills will not be considered or responded to.