General Manager

Colleyville, TX 76034
United States

Manages Others
Experience Required
To $25.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description

Established in 1986, Unique Landscaping Design & Construction is the premier high-end residential landscape design and hardscape construction firm serving Southlake, Colleyville and Grapevine.  We are not just a landscape company; we take great pride in being a recognized leader in the fields of residential landscape design, specializing in horticulture, installation, and maintenance, including irrigation. 

Job Description:

We are seeking an experienced General Manager to oversee general business operations, and  effectively conduct all day to day functions, which include the below:

·     Leadership and day to day direction of landscape and maintenance crews to ensure efficient and timely landscape and irrigation services for our extensive client base.

·     Delegate and organize team schedules, routes, and tasks.

·     Provide proactive client follow-up to ensure ultimate client satisfaction.

·     Communicate and collaborate with Unique Landscaping ownership team.

·     Bring your experience and big picture ideas! Help us take this highly performing, well respected community partner to the next level!

Job Requirements
Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
• Direct activities of skilled and unskilled workers who perform duties such as residential maintenance, mowing lawns and pruning trees and shrubs.
• Monitor multiple residential estates to ensure that instructions and design plans are followed, deadlines are met, and schedules are maintained.
• Execute operating procedures and work standards that will ensure adequate performance and personnel safety.
• Schedule work for crews depending on work priorities, crew and equipment availability and weather conditions.
• Confer with other managers to coordinate work activities with those of other departments.
• Read, understand & follow maintenance work schedule.
• Inspect completed work to ensure conformance to specifications, standards and contract requirements.
• Direct maintenance of vegetation through activities such as fertilizing, watering, mowing and pruning.
• Train and coach both skilled and unskilled laborers regarding consistent maintenance techniques.
• Provide workers with assistance in performing duties as necessary to meet deadlines.
• Landscape & maintenance equipment service, repair and inventory.
• Truck & trailer maintenance.
• Assist with maintenance equipment service, repair and inventory.

Required Experience:
• 10+ years of landscape maintenance, design, and construction experience.
• Minimum of 5 years managing landscape and irrigation teams.
• Valid Texas Driver’s License.
• Sound judgment and creative problem-solving skills.
• Attention to detail, high energy and mentoring skills.
• Excellent time management skills.
• Expert level knowledge of best-practices regarding landscape irrigation, hardscape construction and residential landscape maintenance.
• Associates or bachelor’s degree in horticulture a PLUS, but not essential.
• Ability to work outdoors and lift objects weighing up to 80 pounds.
• Must be able to identify plant material.
• Computer literacy.
• Experience with QuickBooks.

One of the perks of working for Unique Landscaping is we are a tight knit, fun, professional team. We like to celebrate events, birthdays, holidays where we throw company BBQs and everyone brings their family for eating and dancing. Before meetings, we have fresh donuts and there is always hot coffee in the office!