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Property Lease Search

Green Integritys | Jessica | 561-436-4076 | 01-Jul-20

We are looking to lease a few acres of a property for planting trees and leaving them there a few years and digging them up when needed. We would be responsible for caring and the maintenance of these trees or palms. Somewhere in Broward County if you have space you are not using or if you are a tree nursery and have space on your land you are not using and would like to lease out a few years at a time. Please send an email to Jessica greenintegritysJD@gmail.com with your contact information, or call/text 561-436-4076.

Employment

Wanted

Florasearch Inc | 407-320-8177 | | https://www.florasearch.com/ 02-Jul-20

Consider all of your employment  options in the live plant & supply industries. Call Florasearch, key employee search firm for the  horticulture industry & allied  trades. Confidential. Employer pays fee. Florasearch, Inc., 1740 Lake Markham Road, Sanford, Florida 32771. Phone: 407-320-8177 or Fax: 407-320-8083. Email: search@florasearch.com & website: www.florasearch.com

Landscape Division Manager

Grants Creek Nursery Inc. | Meredith Croom | 910-353-0326 | 02-Jul-20

Oversee all daily operations associated with running 7+ landscape install crews to include scheduling, equipment maintenance, employee management, safety, administrative functions, maintaining relationships with residential & commercial customers, etc. Work closely with Lead Estimator & VP of company to ensure high quality landscape installs & profitability of jobs. Review job statuses daily with Landscape Foreman & check on jobsites daily to ensure productivity & quality. Meet with customers/attend jobsite meetings regarding jobsite progress, concerns/questions, warranty issues, etc. Hold weekly safety meetings with crews & attend weekly meetings with management. Review job costing reports to ensure profitability of jobs, review any possible issues with pricing with VP & Lead Estimator. 

This job requires a strong work ethic & someone who is a self-starter. The right person is a proactive leader, who enjoys interacting with clients & fellow associates. They will demonstrate role model behaviors in ethics and integrity as well as positively promoting company culture.

Must have:
- 5+yrs overseeing 3 or more landscape crews. 
- Bachelor's degree in Horticulture, Ag Science, Landscape Architecture or related field
- Proficient with Microsoft word, excel, email applications, etc.
- Ability to read and follow blueprints
- Knowledge of irrigation systems
- Able to lift/carry 50+lbs & stand on feet all day
- Experienced in running heavy equipment, especially Skid Steers, trenchers, mini-ex's, etc
- Bilingual (Spanish) a plus
- NC Registered Landscape Contractor, NC Licensed Irrigation Contractor & NC Licensed Pesticide is a plus
If interested, please contact Meredith Croom at 910-353-0326 or Email: grantscreeknursery@yahoo.com
Thank You!

Landscape Foreman

Green Integritys | Jessica | 561-436-4076 | 02-Jul-20

We’re looking for a team player with good communication skills and follow through. Job responsibilities include; Managing a 4-5 person crew and driving them to and from job sites with no driving infractions. Operating all power equipment necessary to complete the work (Bobcats, Cranes, Front Loaders, etc.). Organize maintenance and logistics of all work, equipment, and vehicles. Must have a valid CDL and capable of driving trucks with large trailers.  Experienced with large trees/palms, digging, loading, etc.  Apply fertilizers, lime, pesticides, weed-killers, etc. Some technical experience required: sending photos, texting, writing, and handling paperwork. Must maintain a strong work ethic, keep jobs clean, and represent the company in a positive manner to our high-end clientele. Preform and teach landscaping techniques to new hires. Work in North Broward. Bilingual is a plus.
If you think you’re the person we’re looking for please email your resume to greenintegritysJD@gmail.com or call Jessica @ 561-436-4076

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Horticulturaljobs.com | http://www.horticulturaljobs.com 02-Jul-20

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Landscape Installation Production Manager

Landscape Service Professionals Inc | Sandra Benton | 954-721-6920 | 02-Jul-20

Knowledge, Experience & Skills Required: 
-Experience in New Construction of Large Commercial Landscape Installations.
-Extensive knowledge with Florida Grades & Standards.
-Florida Plant material, characteristics, quality, availability to determine compliance with ordinances, regulations, laws and BMP’s and industry related standards.
-Understanding views and objectives of inspectors, architects, owners etc. in order to provide alternates.
-Able to read and accurately interpret landscape plans and specifications.
-Interpret or translate for team members as needed.
-Assist with training and growing personnel.
-Computer-literate and able to communicate professionally both verbally and written.
-Monitor project to be proactive in upcoming circumstances and possible solutions. 
-Communicate (preferred in writing) with LSP project manager.
-Develop new and nurture relationships with vendors.
-Continue education in industry.
-Clean Drivers License.

Characteristics
-Self-motivated and organized for coordination of Commercial landscape installations.
-Safety Oriented – understand implications of environmental, health and safety regulations for self & crews.
-Have an eye for detail and training.
-Good communicator written and verbal.
-Must be able to multitask.
-Positive attitude towards projects, vendors, customers and personnel.
-Represent the company in a professional manner at all times including cleanliness of truck etc.
-Encourage team building, respect, cooperation
-Communicate with Landscape Inspectors, Management, Peers, Personnel, Vendors, Customers (GC’s, Project Managers, Superintendents), verbally, written form (email) or personally, to develop and maintain a constructive and cooperative working relationship
-Resolve conflicts to conditions in the field, amicably when possible with all parties – communicate with Project Manager for written responses

Duties
-Procure plant material to obtain the best rates, terms and conditions possible
-Utilize all sources for procurement and elimination of available sources of material (PlantAnt, PlantFinder, PlantSearch) - Keep records to show LA’s and Inspectors of the due diligence
-Refrain from using brokers when possible unless they provide best pricing or if it is to the advantage of the project
-Do the math – and show it
-Delivered material vs. picked up
-Utilizing local suppliers for small quantities (i.e. Getting Green)
-Provide RFI’s (request for information) for short or unavailable materials with alternates in writing (form or email) to benefit the project when possible
-Keep records of cost comparisons
-Be cognoscente lead times for procuring material (root pruning, deliveries from CA etc.)
-Discuss concerns of budget prices with availability prices large quantities or significant amounts
-Physically tag material to meet Florida #1 or better as per specifications
-Provide photos of materials for submittals
-Work with/communicate with estimator to regularly update information on actual availability, pricing, especially when season & inventory changes affect cost and availability and sizes.
-Update all areas of the Job Board weekly, daily, as needed (watering, warranty, pre-cons etc.)
-Ability to prioritize and organize projects
-For multiple job sites, delivery drivers and crews – Coordinate with Foreman to properly staff, equip and provide materials, deliveries. With Foreman, estimate appropriate quantities of materials be delivered daily to prevent Overtime, double handling, extra watering, etc. - more isn’t always better.
-Observe crews for safety and proper procedures and methods during site visits. Write up safety violations as needed
-Check driver logs and time sheets
-Attend site meetings as needed. Relay pertinent info back to management, PM and crews
-Communicate with mechanic to address concerns and write up any neglect issues by crews crew
-Coordinate work other divisions, subcontractors etc.
-Consistently check job boards, emails, texts etc. Be available by phone.

Work Conditions
-Ability to endure Florida weather conditions at job sites and plant nurseries
-Bending, lifting to assist when needed
-We offer Paid Vacation, holidays, 401k with employer matching, Health, Life, Dental, Vision and supplemental insurance, uniforms, year-end bonus!
-Company Truck / gas
-Employment Verification, Background Checks and Drug Testing will be performed.

LSP was established in February of 1998. We pride ourselves in our quality work and customers. We are committed to finding and keeping star employees with our benefits package and work atmosphere. For more information about us you can visit our website at landscapeservicepros.com.
Phone interviews will be scheduled for qualified applicants, followed by in person interview if we are a fit for each other. Please email sandy@landscapeservicepros.com or fax resume 954-721-6923 with salary requirements.  For further questions, call 954-721-6920

Maintenance Crew Member

Landscape Service Professionals Inc | 954-721-6920 | 07-Jul-20

Job Description / Expectations
Ability to learn / use lawn maintenance equipment (blower, weed eater, edger, mower)
Follow all company safety guidelines
Be on time and ready to work
Ability to work independently and with others
Utilize good listening skills to take and follow directions
Be aware of surrounding at all times
Training on use of all safety equipment properly (safety vest, safety glasses, ear plugs, gloves)
Keep a safe environment (in truck, at office, on property)
Take pride in your work by performing tasks to completion and deliver quality results
Take care of company equipment (truck and machines)
Be presentable: Company shirt tucked in, boots no sneakers
We offer Paid Vacation, holidays, 401k with employer matching, Health, Life, Dental, Vision and supplemental insurance, uniforms, year-end bonus!
Employment Verification, Background Checks and Drug Testing will be performed.  Clean Background for Jessica Lunsford Act for working at Schools, Parks, Port etc. 
LSP was established in February 1998. We pride ourselves in our quality work and customers. We are committed to finding and keeping star employees with our benefits package and work atmosphere. For more information about us you can visit our website at landscapeservicepros.com.
Apply at Landscape Service Professionals Inc., 11820 NW 37th Street, Coral Springs, FL  33065 or email resume with salary requirements to sandy@landscapeservicepros.com or fax resume 954-721-6923.  For further questions, call 954-721-6920

Irrigation/Sprinkler Installers For Landscaping

Landscape Service Professionals Inc | 954-721-6920 | 02-Jul-20

Experienced in installation of commercial irrigation lines, heads, valves, etc. as directed by foreman for new construction.

Basic Qualifications:
-Minimum of 1-2 years experience working with commercial irrigation systems, digging and installing, gluing pipes, installing sprinkler heads etc.
-Adhering to Company's safety policy and ensuring that the public will be safe
-Some English required,
-Bilingual (Spanish) a plus
-Irrigation certification a plus

Salary based on experience. $12-15/hour, lead man, driver and foreman higher.

We offer Paid Vacation, holidays, 401k with employer matching, Health, Life, Dental, Vision and supplemental insurance, uniforms, year-end bonus!
Employment Verification, Background Checks and Drug Testing will be performed. Clean Background for Jessica Lunsford Act for working at Schools, Parks, Port etc. 
LSP was established in February 1998. We pride ourselves in our quality work and customers. We are committed to finding and keeping star employees with our benefits package and work atmosphere. For more information about us you can visit our website at landscapeservicepros.com.
Apply at Landscape Service Professionals Inc., 11820 NW 37th Street, Coral Springs, FL 33065 or email resume with salary requirements to sandy@landscapeservicepros.com or fax resume 954-721-6923. For further questions, call 954-721-6920

Landscape Installers

Landscape Service Professionals Inc | 954-721-6920 | 02-Jul-20

Basic Qualifications: Minimum 2 years experience in large Commercial Landscape Construction
Crew members needed for commercial landscape installation of trees, palms, shrubs, mulch, etc.

Salary based on experience $13-15 start based on experience, lead man or foreman higher
We offer Paid Vacation, holidays, 401k with employer matching, Health, Life, Dental, Vision and supplemental insurance, uniforms, year-end bonus!

Employment Verification, Background Checks and Drug Testing will be performed. Clean Background for Jessica Lunsford Act for working at Schools, Parks, Port etc.

LSP was established in February 1998. We pride ourselves in our quality work and customers. We are committed to finding and keeping star employees with our benefits package and work atmosphere. For more information about us you can visit our website at landscapeservicepros.com.

Apply at Landscape Service Professionals Inc., 11820 NW 37th Street, Coral Springs, FL 33065 or email resume with salary requirements to sandy@landscapeservicepros.com or fax resume 954-721-6923. For further questions, call 954-721-6920

For Sale

House Boat For Sale

Hamner Tree Farm | 706-538-1222 02-Jul-20

2001 Stardust Cruiser House Boat 16'x80' With Twin 5.OL Mercruisers 120 HRS on motors. 4 Bedroom 2 Full Bath with large living room and kitchen. Interior is immaculate. XL flybridge with party bar on top deck. Boat located on West Point Lake. Call Hamner Tree Farm at 706-538-1222

Services

Accountant

F K G Y & Co | 954-345-8666 | 02-Jul-20

Nurserymen are still favored taxpayers. Contact: Steven A. Young, CPA, CFA, MST Freund Katz Goldston Young & Co, P.A. Certified Public Accountants, 10729 SW 104th Street, Miami, FL 33176, 305-279-1288 and 210 N. University Dr. Suite 302, Coral Springs, FL 33071, 954-345-8666. e-mail: syoung@tax-doctor.net

Expand Your Business!

Academy Services | 561-478-4629 | http://www.palmbeachpalms.com 02-Jul-20

Green Industry Adviser consultant, business owner, contractor, biologist, certified crop adviser, 38 years of South Florida commercial landscape and nursery experience. Decades of invaluable technical and business knowledge. State of Florida pesticide L&O license is available with employee pesticide training. Florida Irrigation State license and training also available. If it’s time to expand your business to include these add-on services, I can help. Established professionally managed companies only. 561-478-4629 www.palmbeachpalms.com

Consulting Arborist/Get it Right the First Time

Green Spaces Consulting | 561-723-4826 | 02-Jul-20

We're The Experts On Your Team. ISA-Certified Arborists, Professional Mangrove Trimmers, DACS Commercial Applicator, Aquatic Plants & Maint. LCAM Community Association Manager, Biologist, DOT Certified, LIAF Landscape Inspector, FNGLA Professional. Contracting & Project Management. On Time - On Budget - Pass Inspection. Green Spaces Consulting (561) 723-4826. Mlange@greenspacesconsulting.com