Landscape Foreman

Location: Traverse City, MI
Deadline: April 30, 2017

Landscape Foreman Location: Traverse City, MI

Deadline: March 31st


Sustainable Landscape Design is an innovative landscape design/build firm located in Traverse City, Michigan. We are a landscape company serving the Grand Traverse Area and focus on design, retaining walls, irrigation, hardscapes, plantings, maintenance and much more. Our focus and primary consideration when designing outdoor spaces is the immediate and longterm impact on the environment while providing eco-friendly solutions.

We are a growing company with a focus on developing talent to grow with us and have a close role dealing directly with the owner who is also a MSU graduate. We are a very passionate and driven group and are looking for individuals to join us.

Landscape Foreman

Full-time/seasonal position is an hourly ($17-$22/hr) depending on experience. We offer health reimbursement, competitive pay rate, and tuition/continued education opportunities. Tentative season runs from April 1st- December 15th with paid unemployment during off-season.

Job Description:

  • Assist in the coordination of landscaping projects

  • Work closely with Project Manager/Owner to implement landscape designs.

  • Participate in meetings with new and existing clients to discuss landscape design/

    build and enhancement projects.

  • Install various hardscapes materials, retaining walls and irrigation systems.

    Job Requirements:

  • Associates Degree in horticulture or related field preferred but not a must.

  • 1-2 Years Previous experience with a landscape firm preferred.

  • Must have initiative and delegate work effectually to stay on project time-line.

  • Demonstrate knowledge of landscape terminology, plant materials, applicable

    construction materials, and installation techniques.

  • Ability to use machinery such as Track Skid Loader and Mini Excavator.

  • Ability to work in a team environment, including taking direction and constructive

    feedback from team members, as well as providing feedback to other team


  • Good driving record, Chauffeurs License and Medical examiners card upon hiring.


Position would start the spring of 2017. The typical work day is 8:00 am-6:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. (Occasional Saturday during peak season if weather is a factor)


Please go to to fill out an employee application. Please email the application and a resume to or mail to Sustainable Landscape Design, 5451 Lone Beech Dr Traverse City, MI 49685 if you are interested in being a part of our team.