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  • Maintaining a positive, empathetic and professional attitude toward customers at all times.

  • Responding promptly to customer inquiries.

  • Communicating with customers through various channels.

  • Acknowledging and resolving customer complaints.

  • Knowing our products inside and out so that you can answer questions.

  • Processing orders, forms, applications, and requests.

  • Keeping records of customer interactions, transactions, comments and complaints.

  • Communicating and coordinating with colleagues as necessary.

  • Providing feedback on the efficiency of the customer service process.

  • Managing a team of junior customer service representatives.

  • Ensure customer satisfaction and provide professional customer support.

Customer Service Representative Requirements:


  • High school diploma, general education degree or equivalent.

  • Ability to stay calm when customers are stressed or upset.

  • Comfortable using computers.

  • Experience working with customer support.


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About Devil Mountain Nursery

Devil Mountain Wholesale Nursery provides landscape professionals with access to more plant varieties than any other wholesale nursery in Norther California. We pride ourselves in having a knowledgeable sales staff, quality plants, and extensive delivery capacity throughout the region.

We operate four nurseries in Northern California: San Ramon, Petaluma, Morgan Hill and Clements, where our growing ground is located. Our buyers also travel to quality growers throughout the country – from small specialty growers to the largest in the nation – in search of the exceptional plants for our professional customers. Visit us online at devilmountainnursery.com.

Position Summary

We are seeking a driven and detail-oriented Buyer to be part of our brokering team. You will be responsible for selecting and purchasing plant material for our rapidly growing wholesale nursey. Your responsibilities will include filling special orders for our sales team, processing purchase orders, negotiating with vendors, tracking orders, creating and maintaining an inventory, quality assurance and liaising with the sales department, receiving, and dispatch at all locations.

Primary Responsibilities:

• Research and source special order material for Sales Team

• Daily Vendor Purchase Orders issued, verify receipt of items, and resolve shipment errors or damages with Vendors

• Process paperwork promptly for payment

• Analyzing Order Points & Order Quantities monthly, to prevent stock outs, over stock, or dead inventory

• Effectively negotiate with vendors for optimum pricing without compromising quality

• Manage relationships with key vendors

• Update and maintain accurate vendor information

• Liaison between departments and vendors

• Logistics

• Contact vendors to schedule or expedite deliveries and to resolve shortages, missed or late deliveries, and other problems

Skills & Knowledge

• Positive attitude

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

• Constant attention to detail and excellent problem-solving skills

• Knowledge of plants

• Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a fast-paced environment

Preferred Experience

• Used to working in various aspects of Inventory Control, Logistics, Purchasing and Forecasting. Candidate should possess good communication skills (verbal & written)

• Computer literate - Microsoft Office package (Word, Excel, and Outlook), POS, inventory management software, etc.

• 2+ years of experience in plant procurement or minimum 3-5 years of experience in the landscape, nursery fields or relevant industry

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Compensation

Commensurate with industry standards. Benefits include

• 401(k) with Employer Matching

• HMO and PPO Health Plans

• Dental and Vision Plans

• Vacation Plans

• Paid Holidays

• Sick Pay

• Tuition Reimbursement


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Wanted an experienced Landscape irrigation Specialist/Plumber. Union position with full benefits. We will hire experienced persons not currently in the union and provide entrance to the union.


Must be knowledgeable of smart controllers, decoder systems and water conservation. Also must have experience with installation of galvanized piping. Knowledge of other facets of landscaping a plus.


Company Description

We are looking for talented, motivated skilled persons to join our team.


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Essential Functions



  •  Perform quantity take offs, reading of plans and specifications, and entering information into Excel spreadsheets

  •  Request/analyze subcontractor and material quotes

  • Create Proposals using MS Excel

  • Review data to determine material and labor requirements and prepare itemized lists

  • Select vendors or subcontractors, and determining cost effectiveness.

  • Compute cost factors and prepare estimates used for management purposes such as planning, organizing, and scheduling work, preparing bids.

  • Manage all bid communication including change orders and revisions.

  • Consult with clients, vendors, or other individuals to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues.

  • Review, compare and reconcile contracts to ensure that they conform to our bids and prepare them for review by  Business Development Manager.

  • Conduct pre-construction meetings to inform the Project Manager about project status and transfer vital information.

  • Work with Purchasing Department to ensure site furnishing and specialty items are ordered and delivered in a timely manner.

  • Review and quantify project change orders and revisions.

  • Update and maintain bid, change order, and project management logs.

  • Review subcontracts and change orders produced by Contract Administration and ensure they are executed in a timely fashion.

  • Meet with clients to review and explain project cost, extras and change orders.

  • Act as liaison between project superintendents, project managers, sub-contractors, and general contractors.


Required Education, Experience and Skills



  • Minimum of 5+ years construction project management or estimating experience. 

  • Excellent math and computer skills, experience with MS Office, Adobe Acrobat, etc.

  • Ability to read and interpret Landscape/Architectural/Structural plans.

  • Excellent organizational skills and strong attention to detail.

  • Self-motivated, persistent, and willing to ask a lot of questions.

  • Landscape Architecture or Construction Management degree preferred. Landscape Residential Construction background a must.  Engineering degrees/background and Large Scale Commercial Construction not applicable.


 


 


Physical Demands



  • Stand and sit for prolonged amounts of time

  • Walk, bend, kneel, and twist

  • Talk and hear

  • Lift and move up to 25 pounds

  • Finger and hand dexterity to feel, handle, and operate objects, tools or controls, and to reach with hands and arms



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New Image Landscape Company (Fremont, CA)


We are seeking a Landscape Account Manager to become an integral part of our team! New Image Landscape is growing rapidly in all of our seven Northern California locations and is currently looking for a leader for our Benicia Branch. New Image is a great company to work since it started in 1996 and continues to provide opportunities to be well paid with great advancement potential in all our locations. Healthcare benefits and performance based incentives are available with this exciting young leader in Commercial Landscape Management.


Job Description
We are looking for a full-time Landscape Account Manager to take on some combination of the following tasks. This position needs to be filled with someone who is reliable, a fast learner, has a high attention to accuracy and is driven to learn and grow.

Purpose: Support landscape service operations of the company by working with the Operations Manager & Field Supervisors as well as other team members.
Duties (Account Management)



  • Provide primary POC customer service for client portfolio

  • Landscape Service and Material Sales / Commission

  • Administrative Paperwork

  • Manage Landscape Service Teams Schedules

  • Interface with Office Departments


Skills Needed:



  • Landscape Management Experience

  • High attention to detail/accuracy.

  • Able to work independently on a task, but still ask questions as needed.

  • Organized and able to prioritize in a fast paced environment.

  • Thorough knowledge and experience in the landscape seasons.

  • Knowledge of Excel and Word.

  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal).


Plus:



  • College Degree

  • Able to communicate in Spanish.



Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to be considered for the position.

Please Note: This is a general job posting. Exact responsibilities and duties will be explained throughout the training process. This post does not constitute a contract, commitment or promise of any kind. We reserve the right to change, add, delete, upgrade or downgrade the position as dictated by business necessity at any time with or without notice.

New Image Landscape Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace.



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 COMPANY OVERVIEW:


Black Diamond Paver Stones & Landscape, Inc. is a proven leader in the home improvement industry that separates itself from the rest of the competition with a higher standard of product quality, value and customer service. This has been developed through the leadership of our seasoned management team, our superior marketing campaigns and operating procedures. Since 2004, our family owned and operated company has helped 5,000+ homeowners transform their outdoor living environments. We have done this while achieving an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau, with an excellent reputation on YELP and Social Media, as well as maintaining a Diamond Certification. We have multiple satellite offices throughout the Bay Area and are now in Southern California as well. To learn more about our company, please visit our website at: www.BlackDiamondLandscape.com


POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES



  • Performing hardscape tasks such as: re-grading levels, switching out broken or stained pavers, devising solutions for failing

  • Performing landscape tasks such as: installing new irrigation valves, fixing irrigation leaks, replacing and/or installing new plants, etc.

  • Survey existing conditions on residential hardscape / landscape installation projects, identify quality and safety problems and resolve issues accordingly.

  • Monitor and report on installation team performance and areas for improvement.

  • Identify additional services that may be required and present all options to the customer.

  • Manage safety program and jobsite safety conditions.


REQUIREMENTS



  • Experience in the hardscape/landscape industry with product and procedures knowledge.

  • Must be dependable, punctual, organized with strong interpersonal and communication skills. 

  • Ability to create basic construction drawings and interpret landscape drawings.

  • Knowledge of encroachment and building permitting.

  • Clean driving record with valid CA driver’s license.

  • Knowledge of Bay Area Communities.

  • Can work independently with a positive attitude and a strong work ethic.

  • Ability to maintain successful relationships with team members.

  • Willingness to expand knowledge base and skill levels

  • Knowledge of basic OSHA-regulated safety measures.

  • Bi-lingual English/Spanish is helpful but not required.  

  • Completion of Horticulture and/or Construction courses is a plus.


COMPENSATION/BENEFITS

The compensation is $24 to $28/hr depending on experience & licensing.


Benefits include a company truck, excellent medical, dental & vision Insurance, paid vacation/3 pd holidays and a 401K plan with a company match up to $2000.


Keywords: quality, safety, pavers, paver stones, service, technician, landscape, hardscape, veterans encouraged


Company Description

Family owned and operated since 2004, Black Diamond has an A+ Rating by the BBB. We have earned multiple prestigious awards and certifications in the industry, including Belgard Master Craftsman & the CLCA Excelsior Award. Our continued dedication to our customers has also earned us the exclusive Diamond Certified accreditation as well as hundreds of 5-Star Reviews.


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Experienced Landscape Professional with 5 years minimum experience wanted to manage our Plant establishment division working on public works projects. This is a working foreman position. Must have complete knowledge of planing and Irrigation repair and integrated pest management. This position requires a candidate that is highly motivated and a self starter and must have the ability to work alone and or with others. Must have a california drivers license with a clean driving record. Must be fluent speaking and reading and writing in English and being fluent in Spanish a plus. The position comes with a company vehicle along with union benefits, medical, pension and vacation pay.

Company Description

We are looking for talented, motivated skilled persons to join our team.


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We're currently looking to hire an irrigation technician with the following criteria:



  • 3-7 years of experience on the following:

    • Conduct and record detailed inspections and plan/execute upgrades of client systems.

    • Experience and good knowledge of trenchers, multi-meters, wire locators, ditchers and pipe sizing are also essential.

    • Troubleshoot and repair irrigation problems.

    • Irrigation design.

    • Program and operate all types of Irrigation Controllers/Timers (i.e. Hunter, Rainbird, Toro, Irritrol, Weathermatic, Calsense, Rainmaster, Etc.).

    • Monitor and test new installations

    • Knowledge and experience includes remote field operation, programming/settings, manual operation, weather sensor operation, wiring/grounding and installation.

    • Repair/Install irrigation valves (Inline/Antisiphon/Drip/DC Latching).

    • Knowledge and experience includes wire tracing and station/zone selections.


    • Troubleshoot/Repair/Replace irrigation valve components including solenoids, diaphragms, seals, wiring, couplings, pressure regulators, etc.


    • Troubleshoot/Repair/Install water lines including main water supply lines and lateral water supply lines.

    • Repair knowledge must include knowledge of processes, pressure, fittings, pipe sizing, and zonal management.

    • Repair/Install sprinkler heads and nozzles to ensure proper coverage of landscaped



  • Clean DMV

  • High school diploma/some college is preferred and practical experience is required.

  • Bilingual in Spanish and ability to create and read site map colored charts/legends is a plus


Company Description

Since 1969, East Bay Landscaping Co. has been providing superb landscaping and exterior grounds maintenance service to the residential and commercial sectors of Central and Northern California. East Bay Landscaping Co. is a dependable, conscientious landscaping business that specializes in residential and commercial grounds care.


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Essential Services company needs crew assistants immediately. Drivers license is a plus but not required. Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs and be able to handle small to medium size landscaping tools and equipment. Contact to schedule for an in-person interview. Bi-lingual is a plus. Landscape experience is a plus.


 


Responsibilities include:



  • Assist in loading and unloading vehicles

  • Assist in cleaning and maintaining sites

  • Assist foreman in various duties at client's site

  • Assist in tracking jobs performance through applications and forms


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La compañía de servicios esenciales necesita asistentes de la tripulación de inmediato. La licencia de conducir es una ventaja, pero no es obligatoria. Debe poder levantar hasta 50 libras y poder manejar herramientas y equipos de paisajismo de tamaño pequeño a mediano. Contacto para programar una entrevista en persona. Bilingüe un plus.


 


Incluye responsabilidades:



  • Asistir en la carga y descarga de vehículos.

  • Asistir en la limpieza y mantenimiento de los sitios.

  • Asistir al capataz en varias tareas en el sitio del cliente

  • Asistir en el seguimiento del desempeño de los trabajos


Company Description

Since 1969, East Bay Landscaping Co. has been providing superb landscaping and exterior grounds maintenance service to the commercial sectors of Central and Northern California. East Bay Landscaping Co. is a dependable, conscientious landscaping business that specializes in commercial grounds care.


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We are hiring operators Volumetric Mixers. Must have a "B" or "A" CDL with clean driving record. The positions requires physical labor and mechanical aptitude is a plus. There is some overtime, night and weekend work required. These are non smoking positions.


These are union positions with union benefits including health and welfare, pension and vacation pay, which are on top of the hourly wage. The work is in San Francisco and Marin Counties.


Company Description

We are looking for talented, motivated skilled persons to join our team.


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Looking for organized, competent and motivated Master Mechanic to run shop/yard. Must have up to date Certifications. Offering 60k a year salary. 


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We are currently looking for a landscaper to join our team!


We are located in Concord, but we serve more than 75 commercial properties in Contra Costa, Alameda and Solano Counties.


Responsibilities:



  • Mow, trim and fertilize the grass areas.

  • Trim the bushes and prune the trees.

  • Help with the unloading and loading of work trucks.

  • Help with the installation of the plant materials.

  • Perform work such as digging, raking, sweeping and lifting heavy objects.


Qualifications:



  • 2-4 years of preferred experience

  • Must have experience working with equipment (lawn mowers, leaf blowers, herbicides, trimmers, etc.)

  • Ability to work well in a team environment

  • Ability to work outdoors all day doing physical work

  • Valid state driver's license with a clean driving record (no DUI in the last 5 years).

  • Ability to pass a background check and a drug screen.

  • Authorization to work in the United States.


Benefits:



  • Full-time work throughout the year

  • Excellent pay

  • Annual bonus program

  • Training and development opportunities

  • Healthcare: medical, dental and vision

  • paid sick days


Philco Building Maintenance, Inc. provides commercial property maintenance services, such as carpentry, painting, landscaping, electricity, plumbing, and porter services.


Company Description

Welcome to Philco Building Maintenance, Inc.

Philco Building Maintenance, Inc. is a full service commercial property maintenance company created to provide quality and cost-efficient maintenance to commercial property owners and tenants. PHILCO provides a wide range of maintenance services for both owners and tenants spanning the interior and exterior facilities including carpentry, painting, landscaping, electrical, plumbing, and porter services. Office located in Concord, CA.


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 Estimator for a landscape company 


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 Please email or call our office for more information. 


Info@torreslandscapinginc.com


650-673-7100



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We need a Bilingual Landscape Forman Immediately.


Job Description:-
This position is responsible for all field installation related services of the landscape contractor. This includes all administrative, field, service, and maintenance responsibilities. Additionally, this position will coordinate the work of operations employees such as field service and contract service workers.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Field Duties

• Perform field measuring
• Issue correction requests
• Verify measurements to ensure the accuracy of blueprints provided.
• Perform safety inspections
Service Duties
• Maintenance Duties. Make sure all equipment is working properly.
• Make sure vehicles are clean.
• Maintain all tools as appropriate
SUPERVISES:
This position is responsible for the supervision of all field service workers and contract workers at the job sight.
QUALIFICATIONS:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and ability required.
Education and/or Experience
• Field experience in the landscape construction industry. Knowledge of all hardscape and landscape responsibility.
• Ability to develop and maintain effective business relationships with the superintendent and workers.
• Good oral and written communication and organization skills
Language Skills:
Bi-lingual is a must. Ability to listen and communicate effectively.
Mathematical Skills:
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide into all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to interpret graphs and diagrams.


 


Reasoning Ability:
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical issues. Solve problems and think outside the box.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, stand, and walk; talk and hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to lift a minimum of 80 pounds.
WORKING ENVIRONMENT:
Typical construction site environment. The noise level is usually moderate to high. Significant travel to a job sight. Occasional Saturday work.


 


Job Timings:- 8 AM to 4:30 PM


Job Location:- Newark, CA 94560


Pay: - $20- $25/hr


Weekly Payment.


 


 



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