DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS

Econocuts Landscape Management is a leading provider of landscape management services in the Houston area since 1985. Econocuts has provided the leading commercial properties with professional landscape management services. Econocuts’ management team has over a century of experience in managing and maintaining the leading landscapes in the Houston Area. We believe that the spirit of our organization is our team and culture.

Summary of Position:

Will manage operations and sales of our main location and oversee opening of new branch in 2013.  Will be responsible for all aspects of sales, contract renewals, revenue growth, profit maximization, asset management and employee relations.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • General oversight of all day to day operations of all field activities
  • Building “Team” atmosphere among managers and crew leaders
  • Institutes a positive work atmosphere that promotes quality, safety and delivering services that exceed our client’s expectations
  • Project scheduling, budgeting and job costing
  • Facilities staff meetings
  • Participates in strategic planning and long term goal setting planning and strategies

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Strong background in large scale commercial landscape maintenance and installation jobs including, production, job costing, budgeting, scheduling and material purchasing
  • Should have a degree in horticulture, landscape contracting or related major or a minimum of 10 years commercial landscape experience with branch management experience
  • Operations of large multi-faceted landscape company
  • Minimum 5 years experience in financial analysis, budgeting & forecasting, P&L Management of a commercial/residential landscape maintenance operation (minimum of $2.0 million size or equivalent)
  • Should have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Should have horticulture knowledge, leadership potential, and the aptitude to train crew members
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment is a must
  • Requires candidates who are self motivated and have a proven track record within the green industry and residential design/build installation
  • Strong work ethic
  • Bilingual (Spanish) a plus