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Alfresco Landscapes is a landscape design and build company. We are located in Grand Rapids, specializing in crafting spaces reflecting clients’ personalities and taking advantage of an environment’s natural beauty. Our dedication to service allows for Alfresco to deliver unparalleled landscape results. Alfresco Landscapes is currently seeking experienced professionals for the following positions:

Lawn Technician / Maintenance Crew Member

Expectations:

Alfresco Landscapes is a landscape design, build and maintenance company. We specialize in delivering unparalleled landscape results with a skilled team. Crew members are expected to meet or exceed the company expectations and guidelines for quality work.

Requirements:

  • Efficiently and effectively operate a variety of vehicles and equipment including zero turn commercial lawn mowers, gas powered line trimmer, stick edgers, and hurricane blowers.
  • Working knowledge of standard fertilizing and pesticide applications.
  • English language required; Spanish/English beneficial but not required.
  • State of Michigan Commercial Driver’s License required. Maintain a clean arrest and driving record with means of transportation to/from work.
  • State of Michigan Pesticide Applicators License; Core, 3A, 3B preferred but not required.
  • Snow Plow experience beneficial but not required.

Physical Requirements:

  • Outside work environment; various weather conditions.
  • Some heavy lifting.
  • Professional appearance.

Benefits:

  • Competitive wages
  • Full year employment available
  • Paid vacation and holiday pay
  • Benefit package including Aflac, life insurance, retirement, uniforms options
  • Advancement, training, and development opportunities available.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $13.00 to $20.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Commercial Driving: 1 year (Preferred)
  • lawn care: 1 year (Preferred)

License:

  • Pesticide Applicator’s License (Preferred)

Language:

  • English (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

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Irrigation Technician

Expectations:

Alfresco Landscapes is a landscape design, build and maintenance company. We specialize in delivering unparalleled landscape results with a skilled team. Crew members are expected to meet or exceed the company expectations and guidelines for quality work.

Requirements:

  • Irrigation installation and service experience.
  • Drain tile, underground installation.
  • Knowledge of plumbing tools, pipe sizing, and relative equipment and supplies.
  • Construction equipment operation experience preferred.
  • Troubleshooting skills
  • English language required; Spanish/English beneficial but not required.
  • State of Michigan Commercial Driver’s License required. Maintain a clean arrest and driving record with means of transportation to/from work.
  • Year round positions available with snow plow experience.

Physical Requirements:

  • Outside work environment.
  • Heavy lifting.
  • Professional appearance.

Benefits:

  • Competitive wages
  • Full year employment available
  • Paid vacation and holiday pay
  • Benefit package including Aflac, life insurance, retirement, uniforms options
  • Advancement, training, and development opportunities available.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $15.00 to $20.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Irrigation Repair: 1 year (Required)

Language:

  • English (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

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Landscape / Hardscape Crew Member

Expectations:

Alfresco Landscapes is a landscape design, build and maintenance company. We specialize in delivering unparalleled landscape results with a skilled team. Crew members are expected to meet or exceed the company expectations and guidelines for quality work.

Requirements:

  • Experience with landscape design install including hardscape/landscapes, irrigation and maintenance required.
  • Working knowledge of standard horticultural practices; planting, pruning, corrective pruning and fertilizing.
  • Construction equipment operation experience preferred.
  • English language required; Spanish/English beneficial but not required.
  • State of Michigan Commercial Driver’s License required. Maintain a clean arrest and driving record with means of transportation to/from work.
  • State of Michigan Pesticide Applicators License; Core, 3A, 3B preferred but not required
  • Michigan Certified Nurseryman; beneficial but not required.

Physical Requirements:

  • Outside work environment.
  • Heavy lifting.
  • Professional appearance.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $13.00 to $20.00 /hour

Experience:

  • landscaping: 1 year (Preferred)

Language:

  • English (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

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Landscape Construction Foreman

Description: Any individual considered for the position of landscape construction foreman would need to be a team-oriented, high-spirited leader. They should be a seasoned and knowledgeable construction manager, capable of supervising a crew of two-to-three people in constructing residential and commercial landscapes.

Requirements:

  • Degree in construction management/ horticulture, or equivalent experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to organize and manage a small team of workers under time constraints
  • Experience in installation of various landscaping features
  • Experience operating construction equipment
  • A CDL driver’s license with a clean driving record

Benefits:

  • Competitive pay
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Company-sponsored training

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Landscape Designer/Architect – Sales

Description: We are currently looking for someone to fill our opening for a landscape designer. This position would require a creative, self-motivated employee with a keen eye for landscape and hardscape design. They must be capable of designing and overseeing various project sizes, from residential to commercial, as well as working with clients to best evaluate their needs. Join us, and help create beautiful, innovative landscape and hardscape designs.

Requirements:

  • Degree in landscape architecture/design or equivalent experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Organized
  • Ability to multi-task/work well under time constraints
  • Can work both independently and as part of a team

Benefits:

  • Competitive pay
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Company-sponsored training

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Landscape Internship

Description: Now at Alfresco, a professional career-building opportunity for aspiring landscape professionals! Our landscape internship presents a driven individual with the opportunity to be mentored by Paul Burd and the Alfresco team. Join some of the best in landscaping, and learn the specifics of what it takes to create, implement, and maintain great outdoor designs.

Requirements:

  • Must have or be pursuing a degree in landscape architecture/ design
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Organized
  • Ability to multi-task/work well under time constraints
  • Can work both independently and as part of a team
  • Experience in landscape maintenance/upkeep
  • Driver’s License

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