Landscape Crew Leader/Foreman Jobs in Galena & Sunbury

We are now accepting applications for Landscape Crew Leaders in Sunbury and Galena, OH for the 2024 season!


Responsible for performing quality landscape services for our customers in a safe and efficient manner by effectively managing and leading the performance of 1-4 crew members on a daily basis in Sunbury and Galena and surrounding areas.

Essential Job Functions for Landscape Crew Leaders:

  • Report at the designated start time to review the schedule/route
  • Mow grass using commercial mowing equipment
  • Edge curbs and walks using a weedeater
  • Cleanup of property using a backpack blower
  • Bed and pavement weed control
  • Pruning of shrubs and trees
  • Soil preparation for flower and plant installation
  • Installation of flowers, trees, and shrubs
  • Cleanup of beds during spring operations
  • Edge beds using a Little Wonder Bed Shaper
  • Apply mulch to landscape beds
  • Fall cleanup of leaves, perennials, and debris
  • Load/Unload equipment onto trucks and trailers
  • Secure equipment for transport to properties
  • Clean trucks & equipment
  • General equipment maintenance


  • Use of personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Lift and carry up to 50 pounds
  • Walk for long periods of time
  • Stand, bend & squat for up to 10 or more hours per day
  • Ability to work overtime and weekends as required
  • Carry a 20-lb. backpack blower on your back
  • Use companies’ mobile time entry software

Responsibilities for Landscape Crew Leaders:

  • Quality Control of Job Site
  • Conduct site inspections upon arrival and prior to departure from the job site.
  • Identify and report turf, tree, and shrub insect/disease problems or other property issues to your manager.
  • Assist your crew in the performance of services/tasks assigned to them.
  • Communicate customer questions or concerns to the manager.

Employee Supervision:

  • Assign work to crew members
  • On-the-job training of crew members to properly perform assigned tasks
  • Make sure crew members are operating equipment in a safe manner and that the correct personal protective equipment is utilized
  • Assure uniform standards of crew members.


Organize/Manage the delivery of work in a manner to achieves budgeted hours for each function while maintaining quality and safety standards.

Gallery of Work

Check out some of the work that Galena Landscaping has done in the past!
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