To apply for these positions, contact:

Contact us at (517)321-3553 or send an email

Or stop at our location to fill out application: Smith Tree & Landscape Service, Inc.  6270 W. Grand River Ave.     Lansing, MI.  48906-9132

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Employment Opportunities

Landscape Installation Crew Members and Crew Leaders

  • Motivated, positive, hardworking and dependable crew member.
  • Ability to take direction but also able to think on your feet to continue job progress
  • Basic skills and ability to perform manual labor.
  • Assist with grading, digging, hauling, installing and loading operations for landscape construction projects.
  • Ability to communicate with foreman, sales staff and customers in a professional manner.

Job Requirements

  • Good driving record with reliable transportation to and from our northwest Lansing location.
  • We provide pre-employment physical and drug testing that applicants are required to pass in order to be hired.
  • Long hours may be necessary with production schedule and weather variables.
  • Punctuality and reliability a must.
  • Manual transmission experience a plus.
  • Energetic, motivated, strong work ethic and team oriented individual desired.
  • Ability to lift over 50 lbs.
  • Ability to get CDL license.
  • Able to take direction from foreman and landscape designer/consultant.
  • Ability to train and/or already experienced on operating equipment that pertains to landscape installation.
  • Professional dress and appearance is important.

Benefits:

  • Competitive pay
  • Health/Dental Insurance
  • 401K
  • Positive and safe working environment
  • Vacation/Holiday/Sick pay
  • Continuing education
  • Direct deposit

Tree Trimmer/Arborist

Position: Tree Trimmer/Climber

  • Must have a great appreciation for trees.
  • Must have the ability and desire to improve job knowledge, skills and versatility.
  • Appreciation of all types of weather
  • Positive attitide and ability to work with all kinds of people.
  • Job RequirementsValid Chauffeurs License with a DOT medical card or ability to obtain. CDL is a plus.

Benefits

  • Competitive pay
  • Health/Dental Insurance
  • 401K
  • Positive and safe working environment
  • Vacation/Holiday/Sick pay
  • Continuing education
  • Direct Deposit

Tree Health Care Technician

Position: Plant Heath Care Technician responsible for all aspects of a sound and comprehensive Integrated Pest Management Program.

  • Must have a great appreciation for trees.
  • Knowledge of plant physiology.
  • Ability to identify tree and ornamental plant species.
  • Diagnose plant insect and disease problems.
  • Ability to practice safe handling, mixing and application of pesticides and fertilizers.
    • Forestry, Horticulture, Entomology or Plant Pathology background is a plus.
    • Must have excellent communication skills.
    • Must have the ability to interact with customers and the public in a professional manner.
    • Must have the ability and desire to improve job knowledge, skills and versatility.
    • Appreciation of all types of weather.

    Job Requirements

    • Valid Michigan Commercial Pesticide Applicator License (3a, 3b) is necessary.
    • Valid Chauffeurs License with a DOT medical card or ability to obtain. CDL is a plus.
    • Positive attitude and the ability to work with many different personalities is a must.

    Benefits

    • Competitive pay
    • Health/Dental Insurance
    • 401K
    • Positive and safe working environment
    • Vacation/Holiday/Sick pay
    • Continuing education
    • Direct Deposit

Lawn Care Specialist 

  • Responsible for all aspects of a sound and comprehensive Integrated Pest Management Program.
  • Diagnose plant insect and disease problems.
  • Ability to practice safe handling, mixing and application of pesticides and fertilizers.
    • Must have excellent communication skills.
    • Must have the ability to interact with customers and the public in a professional manner.
  • Must have the ability and desire to improve job knowledge, skills and versatility.
  • Appreciation of all types of weather.
  • Application of fertilizers, weed controls, and pesticides
  • Perform aeration and seeding of turf

 

Job Requirements

  • Valid Michigan Commercial Pesticide Applicator License (3a, 3b) is necessary.
  • Valid Chauffeurs License with a DOT medical card or ability to obtain. CDL is a plus.
  • Positive attitude and the ability to work with many different personalities is a must.

Benefits:

  • Competitive pay
  • Health/Dental Insurance
  • 401K
  • Positive and safe working environment
  • Vacation/Holiday/Sick pay
  • Continuing education
  • Direct Deposit

 

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