Do you want to grow in a professional, creative, team oriented company? Team Great Lakes provides competitive wages and a fun workplace, where advancement opportunities are available. We are passionate about continuing education, and have a diverse staff that fosters a family environment. Great Lakes Landscape Design is transforming spaces and lives using nature and innovative design.

Our Core Values


-  Extraordinary Customer Service Experience

-  H.I.R.E. – Honesty, Integrity, Respect and Education

-  Process – Create, Improve and Follow

-  Safety

-  Innovation



Seasonal Team Members


-  Performs planting and related activities.


-  Moves materials and equipment and performs related

duties to assist in landscaping and hardscaping.


-  Digs holes and trenches and excavates for hardscaping

 features using picks and shovels or related equipment.


-  Hauls or spreads topsoil, gravel, sand, mulch, or

related materials using wheelbarrows and rakes.


-  Maintains a clean and safe work environment,

including the work site and equipment.




Seasonal Maintenance & Team Leaders


-  Operates a variety of mechanical equipment including but not limited to back hoes, bobcats, dingos, tillers, sod cutters, weed eaters, plant augers, chain saws, and drills.


-  Communicates clients concerns to management.

-  Plans and organizes the job, ensuring that sufficient resources and materials are available. Also ensures that job is completed in the most time-efficient manner.


-  Manages a team of two or more employees, including handling personnel

issues on site and training employees on policies and procedures.


-  Maintains a clean and safe work environment,

including work site and equipment.


-  Briefs supervisors and makes recommendations on job status,

 personnel issues, or client concerns.




-  Experience in the landscaping or horticultural field.


-  Has a working knowledge of standard horticultural practices,

including but not limited to planting, pruning, weeding.


-  Strong oral and written communication skills, math skills,

 job planning skills, and mechanical aptitude are a must.


-  Ability to operate a truck and trailer combination proficiently.


-  Valid Michigan driver’s license and a good driving record.




Landscape Sales Professional


-  Generate new leads and conduct initial client consultation


-  Perform all phases of the sales/design process, including client


meetings, cost estimates, proposals and project presentation

-  Organization of project materials and site details


-  Ensure accurate field verification, measurements and analysis


-  Coordination with clients, production and subcontractors




-  Degree in landscape architecture or landscape design required, or equivalent


-  Proficiency in Microsoft Office products; willingness and ability

to learn proprietary software and other programs as necessary


-  Firm understanding of landscape plant material appropriate

for the Michigan region; construction products, procedures

and techniques; and proper planting techniques


-  Experience of installing plants and/or hardscaping materials a plus

-  Valid Michigan driver’s license and a good driving record


*  Background and driving checks required.