"Thanks again for all the years of great service and making our property look great."

- Weston, CT

Careers

Design/Build Crew Leader (Residential)

General Information

City, region, area: Lower Fairfield County and Surrounding Area
U.S. State: Connecticut 
Zip/postal code: 06897 
Country: United States 
Job type: Full-Time 

Compensation/benefits

Hourly rate based on experience. Season Position – March – December

Job Description

Established in 1975, The LaurelRock Company is an award winning, full service landscape design / build /maintenance firm. We service some of the most outstanding, high-end residential properties in Fairfield County, Connecticut. Our team of dedicated professionals works in concert to create outstanding landscaped environments for our clients to enjoy. LaurelRock is a family-owned business that has grown from 3 to 37 employees over the past fourteen years. We are proud of our reputation for innovative design, high quality workmanship and uncompromised customer service; and we’re looking forward to having you join our team!

We are seeking a talented individual to join our award-winning landscape management team. Position responsibilities include:

  • Take responsibility for daily work tasks even if it does not include masonry
  • Communicate openly with clients, supervisor and all team members
  • Insure quality level and completion of work within scheduled time
  • Basic masonry skills to include grading and drainage work, bluestone patios, stonewalls and retaining walls made from various stone products
  • Ability to safely handle tree removal equipment such as chippers, chainsaws, etc.
  • DOT Medical Card certified to drive heavy trucks such as a Ford F-550.
  • Layout and install planting beds per drawings
  • Operate John Deere backhoe/loader and Caterpillar skidsteer
  • Coordinate purchase and delivery of hard materials to job sites
  • Participate in weekly training sessions (tailgate/safety talks)
  • Attend courses and seminars to increase your knowledge and skills
  • Operate and maintain assigned power equipment and hand tools
  • Dependable and always on time/early - work 40+ hours per week including Saturdays during season
  • Physically able to lift up 60+ lbs and work at a fast pace for 8+ hours per day in the elements

Job Requirements

Education, training, experience:

College degree in related field or 1-3 years of relevant experience.  Knowledge of zones 5-7 plant material and previous maintenance experience is beneficial.  Looking for a responsible, detail oriented, proactive, multi-tasker with a professional outlook.  Bilingual (English/Spanish/Portuguese) is a plus! Successful applicant will receive a competitive compensation, will have an excellent opportunity for personal and professional growth and be part of a rewarding team environment.  We are looking for immediate placement. Only those available to start immediately should apply.

Application Options & Instructions

Send cover letter and resume via email or fax to: 
Apply by email: HR@laurelrock.com
Fax: (203) 587-1430