Employment

Blumen Gardens is growing, and we need to add talented individuals to our staff! Specific roles include Landscape Maintenance Technician, Retail Associate with Horticulture Background, and Weekend Laborer with Bobcat Experience. Please submit your resume to info@blumengardens.com, or fill out an application below. Thank you!

Landscape Maintenance Technician (Full time)
We are looking for career-minded individuals to join our top-notch landscape and maintenance crew. Qualified individuals will possess some knowledge and experience from working with various gardens and landscapes, along with a curiosity and willingness to learn more about the environment in which they work. They will assist the foreman in maintaining our clients’ landscapes including weeding, pruning, edging, and more. The applicant must be reliable, mature and professional, and exhibit detailed care in their work. Full time.

Weekend laborer with Bobcat Experience (Part time Weekends)
Great opportunity for an experienced laborer who wants to pick up some extra money on weekends. Saturday and/or Sunday- Approximately 8am-6pm. Must have experience driving a bobcat.

Retail Associate with Horticulture Background (Part time or Full time)
Searching for a self-motivated, energetic individual to help with the operation of a diverse gift and garden retail experience. Must have a thorough knowledge of plants (scientific names), and enjoy helping clientele with their gardening questions. Wages will be based on experience and knowledge. Part time/Full time for the right individual. Qualified individuals will have:
– Previous experience in sales, customer service, or public interaction
– Horticultural knowledge (Must know scientific names of plants)
– Good design eye (Ability to help design planters and gardens)
– Ability to work in seasonal outdoor settings
– Good communication skills (ability to build rapport with customers)

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.