Avant Gardening

Avant Gardening & Landscaping

Job Opportunities

Avant Gardening and Landscaping is committed to creating artistic, sustainable garden spaces and providing a safe, fair work environment for its diverse employees. We are a well established company in the Madison area with a reputation for providing innovative landscape solutions and top notch customer service. We love what we do and believe it’s important to have fun while at work. If the following job opportunities appeal to you then follow the instructions below to submit an application today!

Snow Removal Help

We are looking for a Bobcat and/or plow truck operator and additional staff for sidewalks. We pay top dollar for qualified candidates.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS

  • Valid Wisconsin Drivers License and good driving record. CDL preferred but not required
  • Physical ability to lift a minimum of 75 lbs. and to work as needed throughout snow events performing physical labor
  • Must be able to work odd hours
  • Demonstrated ability to operate and maintain landscape related equipment such as medium duty trucks, trailers, skid steer loaders, and any other necessary equipment
  • Minimum 5 years of equipment experience to be an operator
  • Ability to work with a wide range of people, alone, or as part of a team

Landscape Maintenance Supervisor

We are looking for a Landscape Maintenance Supervisor to lead and manage crews. This position is ultimately responsible for the appearance of residential and commercial gardens/properties.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS

  • Valid Wisconsin Drivers License required
  • Certified Pesticide Applicator required
  • Demonstrated knowledge of landscape plants common in Wisconsin and their maintenance requirements is required
  • Physical ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. and to work a minimum of 8 hours a day performing physical labor
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in landscape maintenance
  • Demonstrated ability to operate landscape related equipment such as medium duty trucks, trailers, skid steer loaders, rototillers, mowers, pruning tools, and any other necessary equipment
  • Garden design skills pertaining to placement of annuals, perennials, bulbs, fall, winter, and holiday displays
  • Must be able to perform snow removal
  • Good computer and organizational skills
  • Experience scheduling crews and working with clients
  • Ability to manage and motivate up to five maintenance and/or landscape field personnel
  • Ability to work with a wide range of people, alone, or as part of a team

Landscape Crew Members

We are looking for creative people who can interpret plans and construct them into beautiful landscapes that bring joy and satisfaction to client, designer and crew. Applicants should have landscaping experience and love to work outdoors in a range of conditions.

SAMPLE JOB QUALIFICATIONS

  • Valid Wisconsin Drivers License requested
  • Physical ability to lift a minimum of 75 lbs. and to work a minimum of 8 hours a day performing physical labor
  • Ability to operate landscape related equipment such as medium duty trucks, trailers, skid steer loaders and attachments, tractors, compactors, sod cutters, rototillers, chainsaws, pruning tools, snow plows, salt spreaders, and any other necessary equipment
  • Ability to work with a wide range of people, alone, or as part of a team

A positive attitude and a team mentality are critical for success at Avant Gardening. Interested? Fill out the application below.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR FILLING OUT APPLICATION:

1. SAVE the ‘Avant Application’ to your computer FIRST.

2. REOPEN with Adobe Reader and fill in your responses.

3. SAVE application again and attach to email.

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