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B.C. Masonry Inc. / B. C. Irrigation Inc.
The B.C. companies provide masonry and irrigation services in the Chicagoland area and southern Wisconsin. Seeking candidates with a solid work ethic, take charge attitude and highly motivated to join our team!

Customer Service Administrative Assistant
Seeking a candidate with strong customer service skills and excellent clerical/admin exp. Work with customers by phone & email to assist with questions, schedule appts and resolve concerns. Coordinate subcontractor appts. Daily admin tasks include typing, filing, data entry, answering phones, etc. You should enjoy working with outside customers.

B. C. Irrigation Inc.
Installation Crew Leader and Technician

Exp in irrigation is a must to be considered. Req's a valid driver's license with clean driving record. Bi-lingual (Eng/Span) is a plus. Installation Labor Exp in irrigation installation is preferred. Bi-lingual (Eng/Span) a plus.

B. C. Masonry Inc.
Installation Crew Leader

Exp in masonry is req'd to be considered. Requires a valid driver's license with a clean driving record. Bi-lingual (Eng/Span) a plus.

Installation Labor Exp in masonry installation is preferred. Bi-lingual (Eng/Span) a plus.

Delivery Driver and Yard Loader
Must have a valid driver?s license: Class A CDL w/a clean driving record. Bi-lingual(Eng/Span) a plus.

Resumes can be sent to hr@bccompanies.net or applications can be filled out at 30088 N. Skokie Hwy, Lake Bluff, IL 60044.

Construction Project Manager


Plans, directs and participates in jobsite
activities which will efficiently and profitably
result in a high quality landscape installation
with high customer satisfaction. Ensure a
quality, on time, on budget landscape installation through properly directing jobsite activities, coordination of subcontractors, and frequent client contact through to/and after project completion.
This position requires an understanding of both the project management and technical aspects of landscape design/installation and the materials used in these operations. This knowledge is usually obtained through 3-5 years practical experience in a design/build landscape operation as a landscape architect, foreman or related position. A Landscape Architecture/Horticultural degree is preferred. Must possess a valid drivers license as driving is an essential function of the position.
Please email resume to: cstorti@scottbyron.com

LEAN STRATEGIES FOR GREENER ENVIRONMENTS

SEBERT LANDSCAPING a nationally recognized leader in the landscape profession and advocate of innovation and environmental friendly practices is seeking an experienced landscape commercial account manager with a minimum of five years’ experience in the commercial division who is self-motivated, loves a challenge and is capable of growing the residential division in a competitive environment. Sebert Landscaping provides opportunities to further your career with the company. Not only is Sebert interested in your resume but what you are capable of doing. Send your confidential resume to: Adriana Mrizek, Human Resource Manager at: adriana@sebert.com

***Immediate Openings***

Business
Development Manager

South suburb/NWI company looking for a Business Development Manager to help expand our client base by building relationships and acquiring new maintenance accounts. Candidates must possess strong sales skills, be organized, and self-motivated. Previous experience in a similar type position is required.

Landscape Manager

Manager needed for estimating, designing, and monitoring residential installation projects.
Must have extensive knowledge of hardscapes and planting projects.

Lawn Maintenance Foreman

Seeking an experienced Landscape Maintenance Foreman. Applicants must have a valid driver's license, clean record, 5 years experience, and be bilingual. $15.00 per hour.

Fax resume to 708-756-1122 or apply online at www.suburbanlandscaping.net.
Applications also accepted in person at 1604 East End Ave, Chicago Heights, IL.

***Acres Group Career Opportunities***

Acres Group, one of the top 20 landscape
contractors in the nation, is seeking horticulture & tree care professionals in our Wauconda, Plainfield & Roselle, IL facilities.
Available positions include:

SALES OPPORTUNITIES:

*CUSTOMER SERVICE SPECIALIST
- Support Account Managers and Regional Account Managers to meet or
exceed customer expectations and sales goals. Main responsibilities include managing a small customer portfolio & enhancement sales on portfolio accounts.

OPERATIONS/FIELD OPPORTUNITIES:

*TURF & PLANT HEALTHCARE SPRAY TECHNICIANS
-
Perform ornamental and turf applications in
accordance with daily production standards
*Other Foreman and Laborer positions are available in Wauconda, Roselle & Plainfield.

TREE CARE DIVISION OPPORTUNITIES:

*TREE CARE CUSTOMER SERVICE SPECIALIST
- Assist Tree Care Division Manager to meet or exceed customer expectations and sales goals for the tree care division.

Join our industry leading team! To review full
job descriptions and apply online visit us at
www.acresgroup.com or contact Michelle @
847-487-5071.

***Green-Up Field Superintendent***


Green-Up seeks an experienced Field Superintendent to set up and run multiple jobs simultaneously scheduling crews, materials and equipment on a daily and weekly basis with the end result of
attaining production and profitability goals.
Bilingual and OSHA safety certification a plus.
Please visit our website www.green-up.com and apply online or contact Michelle @ 847-487-5071.

Wingren Landscape, Inc.

Wingren Landscape, Inc. is seeking to fill
all positions,to include but not limited to,
Account Manager, Designer/Estimator, Service Writer, Maintenance Supervisors, and Enhancement Supervisors. Come join and grow with the Western Suburbs premier landscape contractor with 55+ years in the industry.
If you have a positive attitude to support the company goals, work collaboratively with team members, and exceed our clients needs, we'd like to meet with you!
Please contact Brian Dolwick,
General Manager,at bdolwick@wingrenlandscape.com

Residential Maintenance Supervisor


James Martin Associates, Inc., a Vernon Hills Landscape and Snow Management firm,  is seeking a full time experienced, Residential Maintenance Superintendent to schedule, plan and manage residential landscape maintenance crews. Consider this career if you have the skills, passion and determination to direct our crews in producing extraordinary results.
 
James Martin Associates is a leader in the landscape and snow management industry, in the northern Chicago area since 1977.

Superintendent  Requirements: 
2+ years experience with residential landscape maintenance crew supervision. 
Prefer degree in landscape management, horticulture or equivalent experience. 
CLT Certification, preferred. Valid DL, CDL license a plus. Spanish language skills beneficial.  Strong computer skills.    

Residential Maintenance Superintendent position is a full time, salaried, exempt position.  Flexible work hours are required during the landscape season, including Saturdays.  This position will also have snow season responsibilities. Benefits include medical, dental, 401K, vacation time off plan, and paid holidays. 
Submit your resume and salary history to b.mcelroy@JamesMartinAssociates.com

 

LANDSCAPE CONSTRUCTION DIVISION MANAGER/ESTIMATOR

Award Winning Landscape Design/Build/Maintainence company accepting resumes for a highly motivated person to grow our construction division.
Applicant must excel in Sales/Estimating, client relations, supervision of crews and procedures, and office duties. Minimum of 5 years experience in commercial and residential landscape installation and sales. We offer competitive salary, benefit packages, and an unmatched work environment.
Send resume to: Dustin Hanson
dustin@hansonlandscape.com

Landscape Constr. Project Manager

Landscape Co. in Libertyville seeks candidates
with proven leadership & communication skills; knowledge of plant species/constr. materials a must; min. 2-3 yrs. exp. in managing residential & commercial projects from start to finish; valid DL a must; bilingual a plus; Exc. Comp. & Benefits pkg. Email:(mailbox@roccofiore.com)
or fax resume to 847-680-6084


Landscape Maint. Manager & Client Rep

Landscape Co. in Libertyville, seeks individuals possessing strong background in project & client mgmt., cust. service, est. & sales, as well as in all phases of Hort., turf mgmt., proper maint. techniques, leadership & communication skills. Min. 3-5 Yrs. Exp.;
SP speaking a plus. Exc. Comp. & Benefits
pkg. Email resume: (mailbox@roccofiore.com)
or fax to 847-680-6084

Billing Clerk

Seeking professional, hardworking detail-
oriented 'Team player' to assist in billing,
accounting & contract areas. Must have
exp. in data entry, billing & filing
functions. Requires excellent math skills,
knowledge in Microsoft & billing computer
applications. Some OT required during peak
season. Exc. Comp & Benefits pkg. Email
resume: (mailbox@roccofiore.com) or fax
to 847-680-6084

Landscape Garden/Floral Assistant

Seeking candidate with good communication
& social skills. Position involves assisting in
the following areas: propagation & maintenance of perennials & annuals, staging & distribution of plant materials, inventory control, & ability to assist in floral & garden installation. Bilingual & valid DL a plus; Min. 2 yrs. exp.; Exc. Comp & Benefits Pkg.
Email: mailbox@roccofiore.com or fax
resume to 847-680-6084

Admin Asst. – Green Industry (F/T)

Libertyville Landscape Design Co., seeks detail-oriented,assertive, self-motivated indiv. w/exc. follow-thru skills to assist Maint. Dir. w/reports, data entry, inv. orders,scheduling, tracking, etc. Exp. in billing/AP helpful. Micrsoft ofc. & Excel exp. a must - Filemaker a plus. Min.WPM 45+. Must be able to multitask, set priorities, take direction, accept decisions & be a 'team player'. Greenindustry knowledge a plus. O.T. & some Sat. req. Wages based on exp. Email resume: mailbox@roccofiore.com or Fax to: 847-816-1137

 

Supervisor


Beverly Environmental is a South Chicago based landscaping company. We are seeking an experienced landscape supervisor. This position will focus on landscape maintenance and snow removal. This is a salaried position with benefits. Please email resume to astraughn@beverlyenvironmental.com

Landscape Construction Manager

- Award winning landscape design build and
maintenance company accepting resumes for a motivated person to manage our Matteson, Illinois landscape construction division. Ideal applicants must have a degree in a landscape-related field or equivalent knowledge and experience. Candidates should be landscape professionals with a landscape construction background, be committed to high quality work, and enjoy working in a supportive,
challenging team environment.
Position to be filled immediately.
Please submit resume to:
sam.martin@clarencedavids.com

Landscape Architect/Design Salesperson:

Thornapple Landscapes, Inc. seeking highly
motivated experienced Landscape professional to design/estimate/sell landscape installations.
Must have CAD/computer skills/strong plant/hardscape knowledge/sales exp. Part time with full time potential based on work performance. Bi-lingual+
Applications confidential. Send resumes to:
Thornapple Landscapes, Inc.
PO Box 181-Geneva, IL 60134.
E-mail: Office@ThornappleLandscapes.com

PLANT HEALTH CARE TECHNICIAN
& TURF CARE TECHNICIAN

FT employment for organized, energetic
self-starter with positive attitude.
3-5 Industry Experience
Must possess a valid DL, CDL preferred,
IL Applicator License (or ability to obtain
Within 1 month) and have excellent
customer service skills.
APPLY IN PERSON
Kinnucan Company, 28877 Nagel Court
Lake Bluff, IL 60044
Fax 847-234-3260, Email info@kinnucan.com

Attention Landscape Foreman and Laborers

Woodland Commercial Landscape, a growing landscape construction company is seeking to fill the following positions for this upcoming season:

-Landscape Foreman: Must have 5 years minimum experience running landscape construction. Must have a valid Drivers license. Bi-lingual a plus.

-Landscape Laborer: Must be able to work with a 3-4 man crew and able to perform all aspects of landscape construction. Drivers license and bi-lingual a plus.

Please contact Terry Farmer @ 847-5614548 or email us at: terry@woodlandlandscape.com

 **WESTERN DUPAGE LANDSCAPING** 
    

LAWN CARE TECH

Looking for experienced and knowledgeable individual to join our team. Motivated by results and able to diagnose and solve problems in the field. We encourage quality over quantity. Tree care experience a plus. Must possess a valid Driver License, and be able to obtain an IL. pesticide license.(We pay for testing)
Please contact Jim at 630-416-0072 ext. 5205
E-mail at jimgreen@wdlinc.com.
Fax. 630-375-0059

Business
Development Manager

Patch Landscaping is looking for a Business
Development Manager (BDM) who will also assist with landscape design and sales. Our ideal candidate will help expand our client base by building relationships and acquiring new residential design and maintenance accounts.
Communicate with crews effectively to deliver
exceptional results as committed to client. Must possess a strong sales presence, an understanding of landscape design, construction methods, basic plant knowledge, and must be a leader and a self-motivator. Must have valid driver's license and two years experience a plus. Please email me
at Matt@Patchlandscaping.com with your resume.

Mechanic

Landscape Contractor in the NW suburbs, looking for Small Engine Mechanic to work on mowers, power equipment,trucks, etc. Must have experience and a valid drivers license. Please send inquiries to: awhitesell@ameritech.net.

Greencorps Chicago  is a green industry training program dedicated to training individuals to work in the landscape industry.
Field Project Supervisor:
Responsible for landscape maintenance projects. This includes scheduling projects, crews, and necessary resources. Responsible also for regular client communication, quality of workmanship, and completion within budget. Required: Horticulture or related education, IL pest. applicator license (or ability to obtain), ISA certified arborist preferred, IL driver's licencse. Email resumes:
rsalinas@wrdenvironmental.com

Landscape Maintenance Foreman

William Quinn & Sons is currently seeking
an experienced Landscape Maintenance Foreman. All applicants must have a valid driver's license, clean record, 5 years leadership experience, strong customer service skills, and be bilingual. Position is full-time and year round.
Send resume to: cathy@williamquinnandsons.com
Call 708-389-8119 for office hours/apply in
person.

Western DuPage Landscaping Inc. has been serving the Chicago area since 1976 and is seeking candidates to join our growing residential landscape construction department.  We are located in Naperville, IL.

*Field Supervisor
Desired candidate must have a strong understanding of horticulture and construction methods. 
5+ years of related industry experience preferred. 
Irrigation and lighting experience a plus.

*Foreman / Laborers
Looking for candidates with 5+ years of experience and a valid driver’s license.  Stone and masonry experience preferred.

Please email resumes to tyler@wdlinc.com or apply in person at 31w478 Diehl Rd, Naperville IL.

Account Executive - Chicago

Moore Landscapes, Inc is seeking a full-time
addition to our Chicago Commercial Team! This
individual will be responsible for overseeing a
portfolio of landscape maintenance customers,
selling enhancement services and developing new sales opportunities. Min 2 yrs supervisory exp. in landscaping or Horticulture related field. Floral design and proficiency in Excel a must. Bilingual and Arborist cert a plus!
We offer Comp pay, vacation/sick pay, 401k, Health, Dental and Life insurance. See the "Career" page of our website for details www.moorelandscapes.com. Email
resumes to kma@moorelandscapes.com

Entry Level Landscape Architect

We are seeking an individual with an accredited degree in Landscape Architecture or equivalent. Surveying project sites, developing concepts, producing creative, client oriented design solutions and ensuring design work is compliant with local regulations and codes are just a few of the exciting areas you will be working on Applicants must be proficient utilizing Adobe Creative Suite, AutoCAD, SketchUp and Microsoft Office. Please contact: mary@rosboroughpartners.com

Shades of Green Turf Supply is a Distributor of Professional Turf Products. Most Fertilizer Lines, Herbicides, Insecticides, Grass Seed and Ice Melter Products. Successful Applicant will have the following qualifications:

  • Strong Green Industry Knowledge
  • Excellent Sales Skills
  • Well Organized

Applicant will be providing products and recommendations to Landscapers, Sports Turf Managers, Schools, LCO's and Park Districts.
Please forward resume to: Brian McGuffin
bmcguffin@shadesofgreenturf.com

Now Hiring

Agema Landscape Landscape, a growing landscape company located in the southwest suburbs, is seeking to fill the following positions for this upcoming season:

-Landscape Laborer: Must be able to work with a 3-4 man crew and able to perform all aspects of landscape construction.

-Maintenance Crew Laborers & Drivers:
Must have experience running commercial equipment with a great attention to detail. Drivers must have clean record, experience,
bi-Lingual a plus.

- Sales/Business Development:
Ideal candidate will help expand our client
base by building relationships and acquiring new residential/commercial accounts. Must possess strong sales experience in
the landscape industry, self-motivated.

Please contact Jake @ 708/860.8310 or email us your resume and salary history at:
info@agemalandscape.com

Looking for a place to grow?

***CONSTRUCTION SUPERVISOR***

***MAINTENANCE SUPERVISOR***

We specialize in high-end residential landscape design, construction, and maintenance. We are growing and have two positions available. Both positions require strong multi-tasking, communication, and organizational skills. We are looking for quality-oriented people who take pride in their work to join our team and grow with us!
To learn more about these opportunities and the company, please visit our website.

Greenhaven Landscapes, Inc. Zion, IL
www.mygreenhaven.com/about/employment/

Submit all resumes with a cover letter to david@mygreenhaven.com

IMMEDIATE OPENING
Fleet & Facilities Supervisor

Established in 1983, Scott Byron & Co. is a
landscape architecture,contracting & maintenance company.
Duties include managing the operation & maintenance of Co.'s motor vehicles, equipment, gen'l offices & support buildings. Oversee DOT/OSHA compliance/reporting. Develop & implement vehicle, equipment & physical plant PM progs. Resp for capital equipment acquisition & disposition; developing, maintaining, & managing the Co.'s safety & loss prevention prog covering all operations including field, yard & office. Manages fleet department budgets; develops & maintains outside vendor & service relationships; leads & directs the work of others.

Requirements: Must have prior DOT supervisory exp; excellent time management skills; Associates degree with at least 7 yrs of
experience in the field; proficiency in Microsoft Office apps; valid CDL drivers license & good driving record; req'd to pass DOT physical, MVR & drug test.

Please email resume to: cstorti@scottbyron.com

Plant Healthcare Technician - Full Time

Qualifications:

  • Valid driver license
  • CDL certification preferred
  • 21 years of age or older
  • Illinois Department of Agriculture Pesticide Applicators License or obtain prior to hire
  • A working knowledge of tree and shrub
    identification
  • Good communication and listening/understanding skills
  • Knowledge of proper equipment usage and maintenance (preferred)

Full-time benefits include Health, Dental, Paid
Vacation, Paid Holidays and 401k
Email resume to: hr@nelsjohnsontree.com

Premier Landscape Contractors

Premier is an award winning, Landscape Architectural/Construction firm, servicing Chicago and its north and west suburbs.  We are looking to add talented, creative, and energetic staff to our growing Lemont, Illinois location.  We offer progressive career paths, set in a vibrant studio atmosphere, providing many opportunities to improve and strengthen your individual skill set.  Premier is hiring at various staffing levels:

  • Account Managers
  • Project Managers

Premier offers competitive compensation and benefit packages. Please email resume and sample portfolio to: hr@premierservice.com.

 
BUSINESS WANTED

FOR SALE
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Enthusiastic ARBORIST, GARDENER, GROUNDSKEEPER, with love of garden making needed to work on vistas, views, focal points, allees, hedges, perimeters, native plant preservation, stone work design and installation, planting design, experimentation, pruning, deadheading, lawn maintenance & pond care.
The successful NON SMOKING candidate will have skills with machinery and equipment required to maintain our lovely Southern Illinois 123 acre hilltop LONGSHADOW GARDENS with beautiful pastures, woodland paths, swimming pond, waterfalls and terraces.
We offer excellent benefits, serious
responsibility, beautiful surroundings for the
right person who loves to and knows how to work hard. Someone who cares about maintaining trees and grounds in a natural, thorough, refined manner. To view Longshadow Gardens go to Longshadow.com
Please reply by sending your resume to Charlotte and Daniel Ward at cward@longshadow.com

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