Employment

Blumen Gardens is currently hiring for Retail and Grounds Associates, Landscape Construction Crew Members, Landscape Maintenance Technicians, and staff for our Event Room. Please read the descriptions below and fill out an application if you feel you are qualified.

Event Attendant

Event Attendant for Weddings & Parties. Evening hours – Friday, Saturday & Sunday. Must be detail-oriented, have strong customer service skills. Some moderate lifting required. Must be 21 or older. Part-time. Please send resume when applying, or fill out an application at blumengardens.com/employment/

Retail Associate

Searching for a self-motivated, energetic individual to help with the operation of a diverse gift and garden retail experience, as well as help with the nursery and grounds. This is a great place to learn about plants and build your customer service skills. Knowledge of plants/gardening preferred. Full time or part time positions available. Wages will be based on experience and knowledge. Customer service preferred, but will train the right individual. Please send resume or apply online at blumengardens.com/employment/

  • Responsibilities:
    – Welcome and identify customer needs
    – Explain products and services
    – Enter and process customer orders
  • Qualifications:
    – Previous experience in sales, customer service, or related fields
    – Ability to work in seasonal outdoor settings
    – Good communication skills (ability to build rapport with customers)
    – Horticultural experience a plus
    – Good design eye also a plus

ABOUT US: Blumen Gardens is a unique retail, event center and landscape establishment nestled within the historic town of Sycamore, Illinois. We are next door to Northern Illinois University in DeKalb and just over an hour from Chicago, but still retain our small-town charm. We have a passionate and award-winning company of landscape professionals that have been beautifying our community since 1989. Serving both residential and commercial clients, our team of experts love what they do and it shows. Installations are well organized and completed in a timely manner. We have an appreciation for a variety of plant life, emphasizing multi-seasonal, low-maintenance landscape design. We are an equal opportunity and drug free work place.