A landscape Crew Leader is responsible for leading a crew of two to five crew members in all landscape maintenance. You are responsible for tearing out landscape plantings, leveling, grading, and preparing the ground. To do this, you need to identify common weeds, plants, pests, and beneficial insects with plants' health conditions for follow-up. It is an essential factor for you as a landscape Crew Leader to cultivate a relationship with the manager to ensure that equipment is well managed, materials are fully loaded, and issues on properties are settled out promptly. You will also assist in training and teaching team members to follow procedures and processes in an orderly manner.
As a leader, you are expected to work alongside your team members, especially to direct, oversee, and participate in the activity. In addition, you are to instruct and manage your team members to enhance productivity. For successful accomplishment, some basic skills are essential. These include exceptional leadership skills, excellent communication skills, and the ability to multitask. The average salary of a landscape Crew Leader annually is $34,000. However, you need a degree as required by your employer.