Employment Opportunities

Our company is growing! We are currently hiring for the following positions:

Landscape Foreman - Full-time/year-round

Our Landscape Foreman is responsible for installations and the management of projects off site. The foreman is charged with completing landscape installation jobs of exceptional quality in an efficient manner. Ability to complete assigned tasks in a safe, cost effective and professional manner consistently within established time frames is a must. Compensation depends on qualifications.

Duties Include:

  • Direct activities on the job site.
  • Manage personnel effectively and efficiently.
  • Communicate and coordinate with the designer daily and effectively for accurate completion of installations.
  • Train and promote the development of subordinates in accordance with best practices of installation and company standards.
  • Monitor all tools, equipment and machinery under your care for needed maintenance.
  • Track and record all job expenses and hours worked accurately, zero tolerance.
  • Maintain a clean and safe job site at all times.
  • Other duties as required.

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in reading plans, preparing sites and understanding grades.
  • CDL Certificate (preferred, BUT not required). A clean driving record is a MUST!
  • Proficient heavy equipment operating skills a must.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience installing various types of hard and softscapes.
  • Knowledge of perennials, shrubs, evergreens, and trees.
  • Highly motivated, self-driven individual who is detail orientated.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Strong verbal & written communication skills. You must be able to communicate with your crew and clients effectively and professionally!
  • Good time management skills; be available for seasonal long hours5-6 days per week
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task.
  • Able to work effectively with individuals of differing knowledge and background. (i.e. clients, contractors, vendors, other designers)
  • Punctual and dependable.
  • Snow removal and plowing experience a plus

Landscape Crew Members

Join our team! We are looking for hard working, reliable crewmembers to install landscapes throughout the Capital District and beyond. Must be willing to work outside 5-6 days per week in all weather conditions.Plant shrubs, trees, groundcover and perennials. Build water features, walls, patios and other hardscapes. Transition to snow removal crew in winter months.

Qualifications:

  • Ability to do physical work in all climates for 8-10 hours per day and lift 50-75 lbs
  • Ability to work in a team of 3 or more
  • Must be able to work every day 5-6 days per week
  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Landscape work experience and carpentry skills preferred, BUT not required
  • Willingness and the ability to do physical work
  • Must have reliable transportation to and from job locations
  • Must be willing to learn and understand landscape processes
  • Dependability is essential to the job!

Ready to Join Our Team?

Please send a cover letter and resume that specifies your past work experience to:

David Orsini
Orsini Landscaping, LLC
2245 1st Ave.
Schenectady, NY 12303
E: dorsini@orsinilandscaping.com
F: 518-357-2874