Employment

Opportunities

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:

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

 

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

 

Administrative Assistant

Description: Alfresco needs an outgoing, people-oriented individual to interact with clients on a daily basis. This employee would manage multiple client portfolios, and act as a representative for clients within the company. The individual in this position would nurture the relationship between the client and the company, making sure all of the client’s needs are vocalized and met when possible.

Requirements:

  • Degree in horticulture, business, sales or equivalent experience
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Organized, with the ability to multi-task
  • High level of professionalism
  • Basic computer skills
  • Can work both independently and as part of a team

Benefits:

  • Competitive pay
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Company-sponsored training

 

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