Garden Center Sales Associate
Our Garden Center & boutique is seeking a super-friendly and out-going employee for a fast-paced and chaotic work environment. This sales focused person will be responsible for assisting customers with the selection of plants and outdoor materials, working outside with plant material and helping with displays indoors and out. Apply only if you possess the following qualities: customer-focused, energetic, dependable and flexible, hardworking, not afraid to get dirty, team-player, enthusiastic about your job and able to lift 40 pounds. Previous retail sales and cash register experience a must. Horticultural knowledge and/or merchandise display experience is a plus but not a must.
Outside Customer Service and Upkeep
Harder and Warner Garden Center Inc is looking for an energetic addition to add to our customer-focused team. This hard-working and motivated individual will assist customers with the selection and purchase of plants and other materials. Candidate will also be involved in the running and upkeep of the garden center grounds including pruning, weeding, fertilizing, watering, daily lifting, machinery operation, loading customers vehicles and unloading deliveries. Heavy lifting and happy attitude required. Horticulture knowledge a plus but not a must.
This person will assist the office manager in day to day operations, handling all phone and in-person customers’ needs with efficiency and confidence while making each customer feel taken care of, assist in maintaining office supplies and equipment and keeping the office environment clean and orderly. Customer service is the highest priority of this position. Must have ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced work environment.
Landscape Construction Supervisor
Experienced, knowledgeable foreman responsible for leading their crew in the construction and installation of new residential and commercial landscapes & hardscapes.
- 3-5 years experience running and leading a crew of 2-3 employees.
- Installation of natural stone and paver patios.
- Installation of trees, shrubs and perennials.
- Installation of natural stone retaining walls and water features.
- Ability to efficiently operate skid loaders and other equipment.
- Good leadership skills and initiative.
- Experience with both residential and commercial installation projects.
- Ability to effectively communicate with clients.
- Candidate needs to be organized and able to prepare daily paperwork for office.
- Candidate must have a CDL drivers license with clean driving record.
- Position also requires experience with snow removal operations.
- This is a full time year round position.
Compensation $15-18+ depending on experience
Landscape Maintenance Foreman
Foreman must be able to manage time efficiently, motivate crew members and know what it takes to get the job done. Must be familiar with commercial mowing equipment, correct pruning practices and have plant knowledge. Michigan pesticide license a plus. Very competitive wages and benefits.
Landscape Architect / Senior Landscape Design & Sales
Competitive and established landscape firm looking for a hard working, highly motivated individual to add to our team of creative designers and problem solvers.
The successful candidate will have a strong sales background with a minimum of 4 years experience in the design and construction of large residential and commercial projects. Should have experience in commercial project bidding and design/build of large water features and hardscapes. This individual must be honest, results oriented and have a clear understanding of the principles of business profit and cost effectiveness. Must possess strong organizational and communication skills and the ability to work and lead under pressure. Responsibilities also include team management and mentoring of entry-level design staff. Also desirable: Auto-CAD experience, problem solving skills, positive outlook, hands-on leadership style, customer contact experience.
Competitive salary and benefits package.
Candidate should be someone who is confident with irrigation repair and install skills. Must be knowledgeable in timers/clocks, valves, heads, wiring, and be able to handle basic to advanced troubleshooting. Must have drivers license and good driving record. Must be able to handle other miscellaneous landscape jobs when there is irrigation down time.
Local Truck Driver & Equipment Operator
Looking for a hard working, responsible individual with a Commercial Drivers License Class A. Should have experience running multiple types of equipment such as a bull dozer, skid loader, large front end loader and wood chipper. Extra Credit for ability to operate a shovel J.
Hardscapes Installation Specialist
This position requires experience and knowledge in the installation of various hardscapes such as: flagstone patios, brick paver patios, walkways & drives, block and natural stone retaining walls, outdoor kitchen elements, water features and fire pits. Excellent wages and benefits.
Entry-Level Landscape Design, Sales & Greenskeeping
We’re seeking an energetic addition to our Garden Center Design Team! This hard-working and motivated individual will assist customers with the selection of plant material and propose to them landscape design ideas with the opportunity to design and oversee $5,000-$10,000+ projects. Equally important, when not busy with customers, this person will be involved in the day-to-day running and upkeep of our 10 acre premier garden center showplace including but not limited to: pruning, loading and unloading of orders and placement of merchandise in a visually pleasing manner. Mentored by our award-winning, top level landscape designers and architects, you will have the opportunity to design and sell cutting-edge landscape projects. Required: landscape design degree or previous landscape design experience and a love for the outdoors. Competitive wages including hourly plus commission and benefits.
Snow Removal Equipment Operator
This position requires experience and knowledge in snow removal using various plows and/or equipment. Winter help OR Permanent, year round position available if applicant has related landscape industry experience. Excellent wages.