Business / Organization Name:
D. Schumacher Landscaping, Inc.
390 Pleasant St.
The Schumacher Companies, Inc. is New England’s oldest and most trusted name in landscape construction and maintenance. As a provider of landscape, hardscape, and irrigation services to commercial, institutional, and residential clients, Schumacher has been synonymous with superior craftsmanship for over 40 years. Responsibilities include: Business Development ✓ Solicit new maintenance contracts from clients in the commercial, institutional, and hospitality fields. ✓ Sell enhancement projects and manage those projects to be completed on time, under budget, and at the high level of quality for which the Schumacher Companies are known. Production Management ✓ Have a thorough understanding of proper horticultural practices and ensure that those procedures are utilized by employees when servicing client properties. ✓ Work with employees to foster a cooperative atmosphere that ensures efficiency and safety at all times. ✓ Maintain monthly budgets and report results to management. ✓ Perform regular site visits to ensure quality of services. Customer Representation ✓ Convey the Schumacher culture to clients through strong ethical behavior and integrity. ✓ Develop strong relationships with clients through clear and thorough communication, to ensure a high level of retention. ✓ Act as a liaison between clients and The Schumacher Companies to ensure that receivables are current and perform collections if necessary.
Plant and Soil Sciences
Friday, June 2, 2017
Application Requirements (resume, cover letter, etc.):
Applicants should possess: ‣ Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in one or more of the following fields: Ag Business or Science, Horticulture, Landscape Maintenance, Agronomy, Floriculture, Forestry, Plant & Soil Science, Environmental Design, Turf Grass, or Landscape Architecture ‣ Strong Work Ethic ‣ Proficiency with computers, including programs such as Microsoft Office Suite and Google Business Apps Suite ‣ Effective oral and written communication skills ‣ Ability to multi-task and effectively manage multiple projects at the same time ‣ Experience in identifying and resolving customer concerns ‣ Bilingual skills encouraged
Wage, Salary & Benefits Description:
Wages and benefits will be commensurate with experience.