Horticulture Foreman

Location: Traverse City, MI
Deadline: June 1, 2017


TruNorth is a growing Design/Build and Landscape Management company, located about 10 miles north of downtown Traverse City, in beautiful Leelanau County, Michigan. Our name points to our love of Northern Michigan and our commitment to remain true to our values. We are passionate about creating outdoor spaces
which will enhance the natural beauty around us, and that connect our clients with nature.

Our Registered Landscape Architect and General Operations Manager each possess 30+ years of professional experience in the green industry. We are proud to have three MSU graduates on our team who offer a high level of skill and leadership.

We are always looking to expand our team by adding individuals with not only skills in the landscaping field, but more importantly, people who possess great character and a strong work ethic.  We offer health insurance, 401k plan, competitive pay rate, and paid vacation.


Position Overview
The Horticulture Foreman position is an hourly, full-time, hands-on role, leading a crew of 2-3 members. Responsibilities include planting annuals, pruning perennials, weeding beds, installing mulch, as well as diagnosing and treating tree, shrub, and lawn diseases and insect infestations.

General Qualifications

  • Michigan Commercial Pesticide Applicator’s License – Categories 3a and 3b
  • A two year Institute ofAgricultural Technology Certificate or a Bachelor of Science Degree in Horticulture or related field
  • Minimum one year experience in Horticulture
  • Chauffeur’s License or CDL
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs and work outdoors in varying conditions



This position would start in the spring of 2017. The typical work schedule is 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday; however, hours may vary.



Go to: www.trunorthlandscaping.com and complete the employee application and upload a resume. If known, please include your expected date of graduation and one letter of recommendation from a professor or employer.  You may also email your resume directly to patti@trunorthlandscaping.com or mail it to TruNorth Landscaping LLC, 9355 E Bingham Rd, Traverse City, MI 49684

Questions? Email info@trunorthlandscaping.com or Call 231.922.0087