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Landscape Construction Foreman

Organization: Scot Eckley Inc
City: Seattle
Job Category: Landscape Crew Lead
Job Type: Full-Time
Education Requirement: High School / GED
Experience Requirement: 5-10 years
Pay range: $28.00 hourly

Job Description

Join our team. Scot Eckley Inc. is hiring a full-time skilled Landscape Construction Foreman to:

  • Create phenomenal residential gardens
  • Lead a crew
  • Be part of caring and committed company
  • Contribute and challenge yourself
  • Have the flexibility to balance your personal and professional life
  • Grow

We are a creative landscape/design build company in North Seattle with noted residential projects that have been featured in Garden Design, The Seattle Times, Sunset, Traditional Home, and Grey Magazine. Our focus is building detailed city gardens and outdoor living spaces throughout the Seattle area while cultivating great relationships with our clients, colleagues and vendors. See our work at


  • 5+ years of direct experience
  • Lead and manage crews
  • Coordinate/direct sub-contractors
  • Ability to organize, multitask, plan and set priorities with minimal supervision
  • Ability to effectively communicate, present information and respond to questions, both verbal and written in English
  • Read and understand plans
  • Think on your feet and are detailed-oriented
  • Team-oriented attitude
  • Able to meet production goals while working within project budget
  • Tracks and records all job expenses which include materials and hours worked
  • Maintain and keep job site clean and safe
  • Monitor all tools, equipment and machinery for needed maintenance
  • Ensures all safety rules and company policies are followed
  • Provides excellent customer service with being able to work effectively with a variety of individuals
  • Proficient heavy equipment operating skills including mini-excavators, skid steer machinery with attachments, front-end loaders and other construction equipment
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in installing a variety of hardscape applications, drainage, irrigation, soil and planting
  • Knowledge of evergreens, shrubs, perennials and trees
  • Valid WA driver’s license and clean driving record
  • Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Able to lift weight in excess of 60 lbs., bend, crouch, twist, and stand/walk for long periods of time
  • Carpentry, welding and water feature experience a plus

Benefits include:

  • Competitive pay $28+ per hour DOE
  • Paid time off and paid holidays
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • 401K retirement matching
  • Paid continuing education classes/seminars
  • Yearly merit and cost of living raises
  • Company truck

Scot Eckley Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Scot Eckley Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

How to Apply

We are excited by the possibility of talking with you and benefiting from your perspective and experience. Please reply to this post with a current resume, cover letter and images of your work to: