Midwest Landscaping and Irrigation is always looking for the best landscaping professionals to join our growing business. We currently have the following positions available:
   


Landscape Foreman
Landscape Crew Member
Irrigation Foreman
Irrigation Crew Member
Lawn Care Foreman
Lawn Care Crew Member


Nursery Supervisor
Nursery Assistant
Landscape Architect
Landscape Architect Intern
Lawn Care Technician


Landscape Foreman

Primary duties and responsibilities:

  • Leader of landscape crew.
  • Set positive attitude for crew members by example.
  • Work closely with Landscape Designer/Sales Representative during installation of project.
  • Effectively motivate your crew.
  • Direct communication with customers.

Skills & Knowledge:

  • Must have current, valid drivers license with a good driving record.
  • Experience with planting or maintenance of trees and shrubs helpful but not necessary, training will be provided for the right individual.
  • Basic mechanical skills.
  • Able to get around the city, and read city maps.
  • Ability to follow directions efficiently and effectively.
  • Experience at supervising other crewmen helpful but not necessary.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.




Landscape Crew Member

Primary duties and responsibilities:

  • Planting and installing trees, shrubs, and flowers for our customers.
  • Working with our customers to help ensure our customers are satisfied with their landscapes.
  • Direct communication with customers.
  • Work with supervisors to make sure we maintain the highest quality standards that our customers expect.

Skills & Knowledge:

  • Must have current, valid drivers license with a good driving record.
  • Experience with planting or maintenance of trees and shrubs helpful but not necessary, training will be provided for the right individual.
  • Basic mechanical skills.
  • Able to get around the city, and read city maps.
  • Ability to follow directions efficiently and effectively.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.




Irrigation Foreman

Primary duties and responsibilities:

  • Leader of landscape crew.
  • Set positive attitude for crew members by example.
  • Work closely with Landscape Designer/Sales Representative during installation of project.
  • Effectively motivate your crew.
  • Direct communication with customers.

Skills & Knowledge:

  • Must have current, valid drivers license with a good driving record.
  • Experience with planting or maintenance of trees and shrubs helpful but not necessary, training will be provided for the right individual.
  • Basic mechanical skills.
  • Able to get around the city, and read city maps.
  • Ability to follow directions efficiently and effectively.
  • Experience at supervising other crewmen helpful but not necessary.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.




Irrigation Crew Member

Primary duties and responsibilities:

  • Planting and installing trees, shrubs, and flowers for our customers.
  • Working with our customers to help ensure our customers are satisfied with their landscapes.
  • Direct communication with customers.
  • Work with supervisors to make sure we maintain the highest quality standards that our customers expect.

Skills & Knowledge:

  • Must have current, valid drivers license with a good driving record.
  • Experience with planting or maintenance of trees and shrubs helpful but not necessary, training will be provided for the right individual.
  • Basic mechanical skills.
  • Able to get around the city, and read city maps.
  • Ability to follow directions efficiently and effectively.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.





Lawn Care Foreman

Primary duties and responsibilities:

  • Leader of landscape crew.
  • Set positive attitude for crew members by example.
  • Work closely with Landscape Designer/Sales Representative during installation of project.
  • Effectively motivate your crew.
  • Direct communication with customers.

Skills & Knowledge:

  • Must have current, valid drivers license with a good driving record.
  • Experience with planting or maintenance of trees and shrubs helpful but not necessary, training will be provided for the right individual.
  • Basic mechanical skills.
  • Able to get around the city, and read city maps.
  • Ability to follow directions efficiently and effectively.
  • Experience at supervising other crewmen helpful but not necessary.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.




Lawn Care Crew Member

Primary duties and responsibilities:

  • Planting and installing trees, shrubs, and flowers for our customers.
  • Working with our customers to help ensure our customers are satisfied with their landscapes.
  • Direct communication with customers.
  • Work with supervisors to make sure we maintain the highest quality standards that our customers expect.

Skills & Knowledge:

  • Must have current, valid drivers license with a good driving record.
  • Experience with planting or maintenance of trees and shrubs helpful but not necessary, training will be provided for the right individual.
  • Basic mechanical skills.
  • Able to get around the city, and read city maps.
  • Ability to follow directions efficiently and effectively.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.





Nursery Supervisor

Primary duties and responsibilities:

  • Leader of landscape crew.
  • Set positive attitude for crew members by example.
  • Work closely with Landscape Designer/Sales Representative during installation of project.
  • Effectively motivate your crew.
  • Direct communication with customers.

Skills & Knowledge:

  • Must have current, valid drivers license with a good driving record.
  • Experience with planting or maintenance of trees and shrubs helpful but not necessary, training will be provided for the right individual.
  • Basic mechanical skills.
  • Able to get around the city, and read city maps.
  • Ability to follow directions efficiently and effectively.
  • Experience at supervising other crewmen helpful but not necessary.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.




Nursery Assistant

Primary duties and responsibilities:

  • Planting and installing trees, shrubs, and flowers for our customers.
  • Working with our customers to help ensure our customers are satisfied with their landscapes.
  • Direct communication with customers.
  • Work with supervisors to make sure we maintain the highest quality standards that our customers expect.

Skills & Knowledge:

  • Must have current, valid drivers license with a good driving record.
  • Experience with planting or maintenance of trees and shrubs helpful but not necessary, training will be provided for the right individual.
  • Basic mechanical skills.
  • Able to get around the city, and read city maps.
  • Ability to follow directions efficiently and effectively.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.





Landscape Architect

Primary duties and responsibilities:

  • Design and sell landscape to residential, commercial, and property managers.
  • Responsible for the sale of landscape design and installation to our customer.
  • Site inspection, assessment of soil types, slope drainage, existing structures and any special features.
  • Oversee installation.
  • Responsible for finished product. Ensure everything on job site was completed as promised to customer.
  • Final billing to customer.
  • Set up any additional plantings for future installations based on availability of plants and timing due to weather or other conditions.
  • Prospect for new business.
  • Work and communicate with landscape crew leaders daily when your job is being done.

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Must have current, valid drivers license with a good driving record.
  • B.S. in landscape design or equivalent degree preferred but not necessary.
  • 2-4 years experience in design/sales highly preferred.
  • Well developed sales aptitude.
  • Knowledgeable in proper planting techniques.
  • Good understanding of trees and shrubs that thrive in this environment.
  • Good communication skills a must.





Landscape Architect Intern

Primary duties and responsibilities:

  • Design and sell landscape to residential, commercial, and property managers.
  • Responsible for the sale of landscape design and installation to our customer.
  • Site inspection, assessment of soil types, slope drainage, existing structures and any special features.
  • Oversee installation.
  • Responsible for finished product. Ensure everything on job site was completed as promised to customer.
  • Final billing to customer.
  • Set up any additional plantings for future installations based on availability of plants and timing due to weather or other conditions.
  • Prospect for new business.
  • Work and communicate with landscape crew leaders daily when your job is being done.

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Must have current, valid drivers license with a good driving record.
  • B.S. in landscape design or equivalent degree preferred but not necessary.
  • 2-4 years experience in design/sales highly preferred.
  • Well developed sales aptitude.
  • Knowledgeable in proper planting techniques.
  • Good understanding of trees and shrubs that thrive in this environment.
  • Good communication skills a must.





Lawn Care Technician:

Primary duties and responsibilities:

  • Servicing our customers lawns - applying fertilizers and other lawn products to help improve the quality of our customers' lawns.
  • Communications with the customer - help assist them in having a great looking lawn with proper mowing, watering instructions, and other techniques the customer needs to perform. Also, letting them know of any problems that might be occurring in their lawn.

Skills & Knowledge:

  • Must have current, valid drivers license with a good driving record.
  • No experience necessary but helpful, we will provide training for the right individual.
  • Basic mechanical skills.
  • Able to get around the city, and read city maps.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.
 

   

 

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