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Our landscape management division has immediate openings for field manager, assistant field manager, and crew member positions in Chapel Hill, NC.

*Please Note: Applicants must be able to direct report daily at 6:00 AM to the job site at the following address: 100 Whippoorwill Ln, Chapel Hill, NC 27517

Positions Available

Field Manager

This position is responsible for managing labor and material in the field to complete assigned contract maintenance and snow removal projects. In addition, field managers must develop the people that report to them. Success in this position is indicated by jobs in which contracts are renewed, jobs completed in the budgeted hours and low, negative turnover of assistants and crewmen. This position must cooperate with other landscape management field managers and enhancement field managers to see that the overall goals of the branch are met.

Requirements include:

  • Demonstrated skill and ability managing others at other levels.
  • Demonstrated skill and ability working with service customers.
  • At least one year of experience doing contract maintenance work in a commercial setting.
  • Two-or four-year horticultural or related degree and two years of industry experience. Additional industry experience or industry certifications can substitute for non-related degree, two-year degree or no degree.
  • Ability to identify and diagnose insect and disease problems and schedule appropriate treatment.
  • Working knowledge of vehicles and equipment used in contract maintenance and snow removal.
  • Valid drivers license with a clean record over the last three years. Ability to pass urine test for drivers.
  • Must be able to report directly to the job site in Chapel Hill, NC. Hours are typically 40-45 per week, M-F.

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Assistant Field Manager

The assistant field manager is completely responsible for the success of his or her projects including safety, client contact, enhancement sales, production, and overall quality of service.

  • Ideal candidates will have an excellent academic or work track record, have a good knowledge of plant material and horticultural practices, be well organized and detail-oriented.
  • A degree in landscape contracting, horticulture or business management is a plus.
  • A clean driving record is also required.
  • Must be able to pass pre-employment screening and be able to lift 50lbs routinely.
  • Must be able to report directly to the job site in Chapel Hill, NC. Hours are typically 40-45 per week, M-F.

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Crewmember

Crewmembers are responsible for performing landscape maintenance on commercial properties as directed by field managers. Responsibilities include operating various mowing and finishing equipment, performing labor functions, mulching, installation, etc.

  • Ideal candidates will have previous industry experience, a willingness to deliver quality workmanship, and a strong work ethic.
  • Must be able to pass pre-employment screening and be able to lift 50lbs routinely.
  • Must be able to report directly to the job site in Chapel Hill, NC. Hours are typically 40-45 per week, M-F.

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For more information on job requirements, eligibility, and pay, please call (919) 596-0047

About Ruppert Landscape
Ruppert Landscape is a commercial landscape installation and management company headquartered in Montgomery County, MD with operations in PA, MD, DC, VA, NC, GA, and TX. As the greatest asset of our organization, our employees are provided with a safe and well-equipped work environment and an open and communicative company culture. We are committed to providing our employees with the means by which they can succeed, including state-of-the-art facilities, tools and equipment and a knowledgeable, supportive management staff. For more information, visit www.ruppertlandscape.com.