Location: Traverse City, MI
Deadline: April 30, 2017
Landscape Foreman Location: Traverse City, MI
Deadline: March 31st
ABOUT SUSTAINABLE LANDSCAPE DESIGN
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.
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.
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.
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 www.sustainable-landscape-design.com/employment to fill out an employee application. Please email the application and a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org 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.