Employment

While we are in the business of cultivating landscapes, we are also in the business of cultivating people. In order to grow our company while maintaining award winning service, we always welcome the interest of professional, organized, well qualified, team oriented applicants looking to advance their careers. The following are positions that we are currently looking to grow.

Year-Round Positions

Seasonal Positions

  • Maintenance Foremen
  • Construction & Maintenance Sub-Foremen
  • Laborers

If you are interested in joining our team, please submit a cover letter and  resume for full time positions or stop by our office to fill out an application for seasonal positions.

Part-Time Bookeeper/ Office Assistant

The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Be friendly and optimistic
  • Be professional and service-oriented
  • Be self-motivated in a small office environment
  • Take direction well
  • Have strong multitasking skills
  • Have strong organizational skills
  • Have strong communication skills
  • Be quality and detail-oriented
  • Take pride in their work
  • Be accountable for their work
  • Previous bookkeeping experience required
  • Experience in QuickBooks required
  • Experience in Excel preferred

The position will include the following primary responsibilities. 

  • Entering & managing all data in QuickBooks
  • Reconciling & managing all vendor accounts
  • Invoicing
  • Running financial reports
  • Filing
  • Answering phones & lead calls
  • Creating & maintaining procedures

The position will be cross-trained to assist in the following secondary responsibilities. 

  • Typing proposals
  • Processing signed jobs
  • Entering timesheets
  • Special projects

This position is part-time (2 days/ week 8am-4:30pm).  Days and hours are flexible, but Tuesdays are required.  Submit all resumes with a cover letter explaining why you would be an asset to our company as Part-Time Bookkeeper/ Office Assistant.  Resumes submitted without a cover letter will not be reviewed.  Upon review of cover letter and resume, a full job description will be provided to qualified applicants.

Email resumes with cover letters to: david@mygreenhaven.com

Entry-Level Supervisor

The ideal candidate for this position has a two or four year degree in Horticulture (or equivalent experience), valid class “C” driver’s license (or the ability to obtain it), Illinois Pesticide Operator’s License (or the ability to obtain it).  This position involve multi-tasking and working closely with the production supervisor and owner to coordinate and supervise multiple crews.  Some of the tasks involved are:

- daily crew schedules

- training crews

- material coordination 

- quality control on sites

- plant layout

- seasonal annuals

- job efficiency

- fertilizer applications

- fleet/ equipment management

The candidate must take pride in their work, be a good listener, strong communicator, professional, conscientious, creative problem solver, detail oriented, organized, good follow-through, independent, and a team player in order to meet the high expectations of our clientele.  This is a full time position and the benefits include a competitive salary, paid holidays, paid vacation, health & dental insurance, retirement plan, and a positive career-oriented environment.

 

Maintenance Foremen

This position requires a minimum of two years of experience in landscape maintenance, a valid driver’s license, and the ability to drive a truck and trailer. It also requires a competency or the ability to learn proper horticultural and maintenance practices including seasonal flower displays, mulching, dormant pruning, etc. The ability to speak English and Spanish are a plus. This position is seasonal and benefits include competitive wages, paid holidays, paid vacation, and growth opportunities within the company.

 

Construction & Maintenance Sub-Foremen

Sub-Foremen positions require a valid Drivers License, one year of experience, and the ability to speak English and Spanish preferred.  Some responsibilities include assisting the Foreman with job site details, learning daily activities, and running the crew if the Foreman is sick or on vacation.  Sub-Foreman positions are a great opportunity for self motivated individuals to learn from senior level foremen within our company and grow with us.  Benefits include competitive wages and growth opportunities within the company.

Resumes

Full Time Positions

Please fax or email your cover letter and resume to:
FX 847-872-9701
info@mygreenhaven.com

Applications

Seasonal Positions
Please call our office to arrange a time to stop by and fill out an application.
PH 847-872-9700
2012 Horizon Ct
Zion, IL 60099

Directions

Our office is located across the street from Zion Benton High School. Horizon Court is on the north side of 21st Street between (east of) Kenosha Road and (west of) Lewis Avenue.