Grounds & Urban Forestry Supervisor

Location: City of Hollywood, FL
Deadline: November 28, 2016

The Position

Starting Salary For This Position Up To $60,000 Annually Based Upon Experience

This is supervisory work in the direction of crews assigned to maintain municipal urban forest and landscape maintenance and installation, planting of plants, as well as fence maintenance and repair functions. 

An employee in this class is responsible for planning, assigning, and inspecting the work of multiple crews involved in tree and plant maintenance, and removal, landscape maintenance, landscape fertilization, pest control and replacement.  This employee also oversees fence maintenance and installation.  Work involves personal participation in the maintenance and construction of all levels of activities.  Incumbent provides detailed training in new procedures, equipment, and chemicals to subordinates.  Work is performed under the direction of the Public Works Environmental Services Superintendent  with the employee expected to complete assignments without immediate supervision.  Supervision is exercised over a group of unskilled, semi-skilled, and skilled subordinates.