Landscape Design Assistant

Livonia, MI

We are currently looking for a Landscape Design Assistant at a $16-$22 per hour starting range with the potential for career advancement. Accepted candidates will receive a guaranteed full-time Monday through Friday work schedule.

Enjoy working with a landscaping company that has an employee retention rate of up to 25 years! You’ll soon become an imperative member of our hard-working team, joining a friendly, laid-back workplace that prioritizes camaraderie.

Our lively team culture and competitive benefits are what make our employees love coming to work. At Teddy’s Lawn & Landscape, offer medical and dental insurance, vision coverage, guaranteed full-time year-round work, paid holidays, an annual Christmas party with gift exchange, company uniforms and coats, bi-annual barbecues, Thanksgiving turkey giveaways, access to state-of-the-art equipment, and the opportunity to earn several weeks of vacation time.

We’re looking for honest and hard-working applicants who are at least 18 years old and can both speak and read English. If you have previous work experience or education in the landscape and construction industry, possess great time management skills, have general horticulture and plant material knowledge, you might just be the perfect individual for the job. Although not required, hardscape construction materials knowledge is always a plus.

In this role, you will:

  • Exemplify self-reliance by demonstrating the ability to help grow a company that will offer you an environment to learn and advancement opportunities.

  • Feel a sense of achievement when you help with estimating residential and commercial RFP's and assist in designing projects using software, creating 2D and 3D designs, renderings, and presentations.

  • Use your excellent computer skills including proficiency in Microsoft Office, Excel, Powerpoint, and other software systems to help keep the team on track.

  • Be a responsible member of our team structure by holding others accountable.

  • Participate in hands-on learning and instruction by willing to adapt to change and instructing those around you.

  • Work with your hands in the great outdoors on job sites when selecting appropriate materials for use in designs and working with senior designers and architects to create custom landscape and outdoor living spaces.

  • Utilize your excellent administrative and mathematics skills to measure, take pictures, shoot grades, and perform site work.

Become a part of an award-winning company by joining the team at Teddy’s Lawn and Landscape in Livonia, Michigan! Our close-knit group has cultivated a unique sense of camaraderie in addition to a respected reputation: We won the 2017 Michigan Green Industry Association Environmental Improvement Award and were noted as a “Top 100 Snow Contractor” in North America by Snow Magazine. We demonstrate our staff appreciation through regular gatherings and career advancement opportunities such as in-person training, equipment rodeo events, SIMA and ASAC certification courses, and access to high-quality equipment. If you consider yourself an enthusiastic and reliable team player and want to join a team of forward-thinking landscape professionals, we’d like to hear from you.