Bern’s Landscaping Services, Inc. – Warren, MI
Currently we are looking for a full-time Horticulture Superintendent .
If you have a background in landscape design, lawn maintenance, forestry/tree care, horticulture, irrigation, plant health, gardening, or outdoor lighting installation, a career at Bern’s Landscaping Services may be for you. We are always looking for self-motivated, hard workers to join our award winning team. We offer a variety of employment opportunities with competitive salaries including full time, part time and seasonal positions.
Responsibilities & Required Knowledge:
Must have experience with horticulture as well as all commercial landscape equipment.
Must be able to oversee, operate, and lead a crew on residential & commercial properties.
Excellent plant and weed identification abilities
Must be knowledgeable of garden bed care, annual flower planting, as well as bed edging and mulching
Must be able to complete seasonal clean ups
Must be knowledgeable of proper selective pruning and shearing of shrubs
Must be knowledgeable of proper ornamental tree pruning
Must be able to complete occasional tree, shrub and/or perennial planting
Ability to work according to instructions
Ability to use basic landscape and relevant tools.
Must be able to work in all weather conditions
Preferred Degree in Horticulture
Must have a valid MI Drivers License with a Chauffeurs endorsement, CDL is preferred (less than 4 points)
Must have or be able to obtain a DOT Medical Card.
Must pass a pre-employment drug screen.
As a Team Leader, this person leads by example and is capable of preforming and executing in all aspects of landscape maintenance with professionalism, craftsmanship and safety in mind. This person must be able to lead and develop team members given to their supervision. This person is an effective communicator, enjoys creating beautiful outdoor environments and is enthusiastic about “the team”. This person must be ready to work in a professional environment.
Job Type: Full-time, Part-time
Horticulture: 3 years