At Franz Witte, we have made it our mission to be the “coolest” landscaping, maintenance and nursery company ever!
Since Franz Witte was founded in 1971, we have been bringing timeless designs and quality construction and care to all of our clients because we are passionate about providing something truly special. In addition to being passionate about our work, we are also passionate about giving back to the beautiful community that we live in. Our “cool” culture is centered around hard work, relationships, leadership, and excellence and we are proud to be one of the leading landscaping and nursery companies in Idaho (and the only one with a Flamingo as our mascot!).
Job Description Manage a crew and job site for the timely completion of service routes while maintaining the company’s high standard of quality and safety.
What You’ll Do:• Direct and lead a crew of 2-5 people• Manage crew time and routes• Operate power tools and equipment• Accountable for proper care, maintenance and use of all tools and equipment assigned to your team• Mow and edge lawns; control weeds in beds• Blow off hardscapes• Prune trees and shrubs• Snow removal • Maintain timely work attendance, attend safety meetings and facilitate training to crew• Other duties as assigned
Skills We’re Seeking:• Good English and communications skills with crew and clients• Track time accurately and timely by project and employee based on tasks and budgets• Proficiency in operating all equipment and tools used on jobsite• Landscape services experience and plant care knowledge• Current, valid Idaho Driver’s License• Be able to comfortably drive a truck with trailer• Dependable, enthusiastic and willingness to learn and work hard• Be able to lift 50lbs and work outside in all 4 seasons• Direct others and work safely as a team• Be able to take instruction and give feedback on crew and safety issues to manager• Be able to apply pesticides when needed (primarily weed control and fertilizations)• Work 10+ hrs. a day Monday through Friday with Saturday work as the season requires
Compensation & Benefits:• Industry leading compensation (Overtime paid after 40hrs/week)• 401K participation with matching• Paid time off and paid holidays• Medical, dental, benefits available
All employees subject to pre-employment and random drug testing.