07 Sep, 2021


€13.50 - €17.00 hourly
  • SAP Landscapes
  • Maynooth, County Kildare, Ireland
Full time, Permanent Construction Horticulture Landscaping Maintenance Management

Job Description

SAP Landscapes - Ireland's Leading Landscape Company, require a Foreperson 

Are you an experienced landscape worker who can lead a team to meet company goals?

If so, look no further than SAP Landscapes. As Ireland's largest landscaping company, we are currently recruiting experienced & professional landscape workers to join our expanding organisation. Due to growth, we are looking to generate several more teams on the field & we are looking for the right leaders to work alongside a team of 2/3 General Operatives to direct & guide them when completing works. The Foreperson will lead their team whilst also ensuring delivery of quality service.

Duties of a Foreperson: 

  • Leading and managing a team of 2/3 people in the undertaking of a variety of landscape contracts under the supervision and support of the Contracts Supervisor and Contracts Manager
  • Following and implementing construction plans as per specifications/schedule of works
  • Scheduling of materials and plant / machinery for site
  • Operating and maintaining various plant and machinery associated with the site works
  • Ensuring finished work is completed by crew to a high standard and in a timely fashion
  • Managing the safety of colleagues on site
  • Reporting all accidents & incidents to the Contracts Manager / H&S Department
  • Quality control / monitoring of incoming materials

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience in staff supervision and training of General Operatives
  • Attention to detail in order to carry out work as set out on landscapes drawings
  • The ability to effectively communicate with team members and clients


  • 1-3 years’ experience in similar role / industry
  • Must be prepared and able to work to agreed and set targets
  • Must hold a full driving license
  • Must be prepared to work additional hours to complete work (if required), which will be paid at agreed overtime rate
  • Organise & complete paper work associated with site work
  • Carry out work as per scope on schedule
  • Holder of CSCS & Safe Pass Cards (desired)
  •  Holder of B+E license (desired)

Job Benefits

  • Rate of Pay €13.50- €17.00 (DOE)
  • Access to Company Vehicle
  • Phone
  • Tablet/ PDA
  • General Hours are 6:30-16:30 (working day might vary)
  • Overtime Available
  • Uniform Support Scheme & Tax Incentive
  • Pension Facility (25% Employer contribution T&C’s apply)
  • Training provided in the capacity of Manual Handling, Machinery Training and Health & Safety etc.
  • Cover of Safe Pass Costs (T&C’s apply)
  • Assistance with costs covering additional licences & courses in horticulture field available

Tickets Required/Preferred *(many employers provide these as ongoing training)

Safepass, **Training offered for required tickets to the right candidate**

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