Who we are

KGH Equipment Ltd. Is responsible for land development and site prep as well as civil contracts primarily within the Fraser Valley. KGH Equipment is looking for hard working individuals that are excited by a fast-paced environment and growth. We are a company that prides ourselves on living up to our core values:

  • We work hard, we work smart
  • We build lasting value
  • We are creative and innovative
  • We have fun
  • We act with integrity
  • We care

KGH Equipment offers equipment services for homeowners, trades, and contractors. From manlifts to telehandlers and skid steers, KGH Equipment offers various large equipment services. KGH Equipment offers many services including equipment moving and delivery, earthworks, and excavation services with boom attachments. With the capability of providing excavation, land clearing, and site preparation, KGH Equipment can take your site from start to completion.

About the role

The Landscape Superintendent will oversee the day-to-day landscaping operations and manage the department, including budgeting and dealing with customers and internal clients.  This person will focus on growing the department and make sure all objectives are met. If you have a combination of technical ability and people skills, then this job is for you!

What you’re great at

  • Being a problem-solver and coming up with creative solutions
  • Being team player and customer service-oriented
  • Being a team leader, in line with company core values
  • Being organized

What you’ll be doing

  • Overseeing the landscape plan and the team who implements it.
  • Scheduling work crews, planning daily work activities, and monitoring the work being done. You may also be responsible for training workers, especially on safety procedures when large equipment or hazardous materials are involved
  • Assessing landscapes and their eco-systems, and the long-term care and development of landscape
  • Estimating and managing projects
  • Monitoring costs and expenditures to ensure projects are staying within budget
  • Design landscape plans
  • Sourcing and ordering of materials
  • Devising management and maintenance plans, to ensure spaces are preserved for future use and enjoyment
  • Drawing up contracts and overseeing contractors

What we’re looking for

  • Red Seal Horticulture ticket
  • Certified Irrigation ticket is an asset
  • Business related courses is an asset
  • 5+ years experience in Landscape Management is required
  • Strong management skills
  • Construction equipment knowledge is an asset
  • Work-related certificates are an asset
  • A valid Driver’s License
  • Ability to lift heavy items up to 50 lbs.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office

What you can expect from us

  • Industry leading wage
  • Supportive team and leadership staff
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Casual dress attire and cheerful work environment
  • Fun company events
  • Volunteer opportunities with Westbow Gives Back
  • Benefits package
  • Investment opportunities and investment matching
  • Education and Mentorship opportunities

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