Landscape Designers, Installers, and/or Student Interns

Hiring Organization: Backer Landscaping
Employment type: Full-Time
Job Location: Roseville, MI
Application Deadline: May 1, 2014

We represent the best in residential and commercial landscape services and seasonal maintenance solutions. Offerings include lawn mainte- nance, snow removal, professional landscape design, horticultural ser- vices, hardscape and property management.


We seek a landscape designer to join our team. A landscape designer is responsible for transforming our customers’ landscape dreams and budgets into reality. The landscape de- signer will develop an in-depth understanding of Backer’s enterprise products and customers in the Michigan residential and commercial property segment. This position will lead efforts to secure new customers by actively working with our sales people to call on potential customers, proactively seeking out new opportunities, providing estimates for services to be performed, presenting concisely written professional proposals, and responding to requests for proposals.

This position can be either a temporary seasonal opportunity or a full time position. The ideal candidate will have a creative mind and an advanced knowledge of plant and hardscape materials.

A successful Candidate will:

  • Be highly motivated.
  • Have excellent oral and written com- munication skills.
  • Engage in account planning on target accounts. 
  • Learn to sell in a consultative manner.
  • Apply strong analytical, financial, con- ceptual and strategic thinking skills to ex- ceed objectives.
  • Build lasting professional relationships 


If you are looking for a summer position in the landscaping field or are graduating and ready for a full time career this is a great opportunity for you to get real hands on experience. We want to help you develop your career in the green in- dustry.

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