Work You Can Be Proud of.
Work with passionate and experienced people who encourage you to be excellent in everything you do.
Do you love the outdoors? Do you enjoy making people’s dreams a reality? Do you believe in doing everything with 110% effort?
To be a team member of Summit is to have the courage to take on a challenge knowing it’s not going to be easy, and to take pride in contributing to excellent work. It means you have an incredible work ethic, a positive attitude, and you hold yourself accountable.
Our team is staffed with customer-focused people with a passion for learning and growing, and a hard-wired determination to work hard and produce high-quality results. We care for the properties we work on like they’re our own, and we treat our employees the way that we want to be treated: with respect and kindness.
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Interested in being a part of our team? Check below to find out what positions we have available!
To save residential and commercial property owner’s time, toil, and money while helping increase the value, beauty and safety of their real estate property investments. We consider it our obligation to look out for our client’s best interests. We listen to their landscaping visions, educate them on their best alternatives, and provide them with finest landscape design, installation and maintenance … all at affordable prices. We service our clients with respect, integrity and forthrightness.
We Empower You to Be and Do Your Best
We believe in continuing training and staying up-to-date with best practices so that you are always getting better.
Our team of experienced professionals believes in the power of communication and supporting one another. Work with a team you can count on to have your back.
We have an office in Grand Rapids and Traverse City, meaning twice the amount of opportunity. We reward our employees for their hard work and believe in upward mobility.
We take care of our employees, that’s why we offer great compensation and competitive benefits. You can relax knowing that you’re protected for the long run.
Grand Rapids Area
Looking for an experienced designer who will be responsible for meeting with new leads and existing clients and producing landscape designs that meet all expectations. The ideal candidate will have experience working with CAD/ Land FX or another relevant design software. Specific knowledge on landscape terminology and applicable construction materials is preferred.
Excellent communication, customer service, and time management skills are required. Valid Driver License is required.
Irrigation Service TechnicianDetails
Looking for experienced technicians to troubleshoot, activate and winterize systems, use multi-meters, wire trackers, fault finders etc. to service residential and commercial irrigation systems. Excellent communication and customer service skills, Chauffeur’s License, and 2-4 years experience in irrigation service and repair are REQUIRED.
Irrigation Install ForemanDetails
Looking for individuals with 3 to 5 years of experience installing Residential and Commercial underground sprinkler systems. This candidate is expected to be able to follow blueprints and lead a crew of 2 to 3 people on a day-to-day basis. Excellent communication, customer service, and time management skills are required. Chauffeur’s license required.
Irrigation Install TechnicianDetails
Looking for installation technicians who have some experience in irrigation system installations. Excellent opportunity for a new graduate or someone with minimal irrigation experience looking for mentoring. Excellent communication and customer service skills are required plus a passion for the outdoors. You will be highly visible to customers, so attention to detail and professionalism is required.
Landscape Install ForemanDetails
Looking for experienced landscape installers to lead a crew. Ideally, this person will have solid experience (3 to 5 years) in hardscaping and/or softscaping landscape techniques. This candidate is expected to be able to follow written landscape designs and lead a crew of 2 to 3 people on a day-to-day basis.
Excellent communication, customer service, and time management skills are required. Chauffeur’s license required; CDL-A license is preferred.
Landscape Install Technician - Marne and Traverse City locationsDetails
Looking for landscape installers who are interested in learning more about the landscape industry, hardscaping, and softscaping. This position is an excellent opportunity for a new graduate or someone with minimal landscape experience looking for mentoring.
Excellent communication and customer service skills, and a passion for the outdoors are a requirement. You will be highly visible to customers, so attention to detail and professionalism is critical to the position.
Mow Crew MemberDetails
Looking for experienced commercial and residential mowers with a Chauffeur’s License. This position is perfect for candidates who enjoy a fast pace, structured schedule, and autonomy. You will be assigned to a mowing route for a variety of different customers. We’re looking for someone with experience operating landscape maintenance equipment, weeding, and pruning.
You must have impeccable communication skills, and assisting other areas of the maintenance department is required depending on work load. You will be highly visible to customers, so attention to detail and professionalism is critical.
Bed Maintenance Crew MemberDetails
Looking for crew members who are passionate about the outdoors and maintaining a healthy environment for various landscape sites. This candidate should have experience pulling weeds in landscape beds and concrete. This candidate will also have an eye for sculpting different beds, shrubs, and/or small trees, etc. by installing mulch and pruning meticulously.
You will be required to assist in other areas of the maintenance department depending on work load. You will be highly visible to customers, so attention to detail, excellent communication, professionalism, and customer service skills is critical.
Looking for experienced tree climbers who enjoy being outside and caring for trees. Summit wants to be an example of proactive, responsive, and versatile tree workers in the industry. This position is not for beginner tree climbers, but for climbers who have a considerable amount of experience and background in tree climbing and pruning.
This candidate will need 3-5 years of climbing experience with MRS or SRT systems as well as 3-5 years of pruning and removal experience. This role focuses mainly on caring for trees/shrubs and removal as needed. Requires someone who is passionate about making a difference in the environment by pruning and caring for various species of trees. A Chauffeur’s License is required, and a CDL-A License a plus.
Tree Crew MemberDetails
Looking for someone who is interested in learning about the tree industry and passionate about Arboriculture. You will experience excellent training provided by a safety conscience leader. You will support climbers by preparing trucks and collecting equipment needed for the job site.
Ideal candidates typically transition to learning how to become a tree climber in less than 1 year. This role takes direction from their foreman and is responsible for keeping the worksite safe, having the proper equipment at the site, and help deliver information to clients.
Motivation, a self-starter attitude, and excellent communication skills are required. You will be highly visible to customers and interact with them, so attention to detail and professionalism is critical.
Looking for experienced technicians who have their Commercial Pesticide Applicator License (3A, 3B, and 6) and Chauffeur’s License. This candidate will apply fertilizer, pesticides, and herbicides to various commercial/residential client sites. This is the perfect job for someone interested in practicing plant health care and helping make a positive change to the environment for plants, trees, etc.
You should be comfortable mixing chemicals, performing lawn aeration, working independently, and interacting with customers on client sites. 2-3 years of pesticide application is preferred along with excellent communication skills, customer service, and professionalism. You will be highly visible to customers, so following instructions and attention to detail is critical.
Looking for an experienced mechanic who will maintain the company’s fleet of cars, trucks, heavy equipment, tractor/trailers and other motor vehicles and small engines. The ideal candidate will have experience working with commercial mowing equipment, snow removal equipment, vehicle maintenance, as well as with welding and fabrication. Candidate must have diesel engine experience and extensive knowledge of all aspects of vehicle repair. Chauffeur’s license required; CDL-A license is preferred.