Landscape supervisors are responsible for managing all field operations. They coordinate the procurement and scheduled use of resources such as labor, equipment and materials to ensure maximum use and completion of work within budget, safety guidelines and quality standards. In addition, these managers guide and mentor field staff and assist them in carrying out their responsibilities. They also often serve as the primary interface between the customer and the crew.
Landscape Supervisor Essentials
- Medical coverage
- Paid vacation time
In addition to experience in various aspects of landscape maintenance, many landscape management supervisors have four-year college degrees in agriculture or horticulture
*Median salaries and benefits should be used as a guide. Actual compensation is influenced by location, type of business, employee’s experience, etc. and benefits vary among employers.
Shayne Newman, Landscape Supervisor
Shayne has always enjoyed being outdoors, so working as a landscaper was a natural fit for him. He and his team regularly experience the benefits of being outside and he’s gratified knowing that a beautifully landscaped property will encourage others to spend time outside more often.