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Midwest Groundcovers LLC: Grower

Midwest Groundcovers seeks Grower for our nursery in Virgil, IL to supervise and be responsible for the growing process in the assigned area, this includes planning and reporting, supervision, team participation and support, inventory responsibilities and equipment and facility maintenance.  Minimum 2 year of experience in green industry.  Strong computer skills required. Call Cara at 847-468-2017.


McKay Nursery Company: Wholesale Inside Sales/Customer Support
McKay Nursery Company is an employee-owned (ESOP) business located in Waterloo, Wisconsin. Since 1897, McKay has been growing quality plants for wholesale and retail customers throughout Wisconsin and the nation. We are a full service nursery and landscaping company providing custom innovative designs, landscape installation and maintenance.

We currently have a full time position available in our wholesale team in Waterloo, WI. In addition to a generous benefits package, the position is also eligible for our annual company-wide profit sharing bonus program and a fully company paid ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan) retirement program. All travel expenses are covered by McKay.

At McKay Nursery Company our business division supports our extensive wholesale, retail and landscape departments. This position has responsibilities in the following areas: benefits administration, employee relations, training, performance management, onboarding, policy implementation, recruitment/employment, and employment law compliance.

This position requires an extremely perceptive person who is capable of relating to individuals at all levels within the organization. The generalist must be sensitive to corporate needs, employee goodwill and the business needs. Teamwork and interpersonal skills are a must.


  • Grow wholesale sales with current customers and sales to new accounts
  • Build a strong network of industry contacts through relationship management utilizing various forms of communication including onsite customer visits, developing service and contact schedules, promoting McKay through trade association representation etc.
  • Provide support of house accounts and nationwide independent sales representatives
  • Attend regional trade shows
  • Additional duties as assigned due to seasonal fluctuations may include: assisting with shipping, inventory and other time-sensitive critical tasks.

Travel percentage can be around 30% during selected periods of time. Travel that provides professional growth is always encouraged.


  • Customer service experience
  • Verifiable problem solving skills
  • Ability to prioritize job duties in a fast paced seasonal environment
  • Strong work ethic
  • Ability to excel in a team environment
  • Demonstrated ability to work with others to achieve the team goals
  • Some sales experience
  • Experience in nursery, landscape or garden center industries is a plus
  • Desire to grow their career



  • An exciting, fast paced environment with a growing nursery
  • Veteran leadership with an open door policy
  • A focus on making our employees the best they can be
  • Team approach to problem solving
  • Extensive benefits package


Kari Brown: 920-478-8516 |


Chalet: Maintenance Account Representative

Chalet is seeking candidates for the position of Maintenance Account Representative. It is a great job for the responsible self-starter with strong supervisory skills. You oversee hard-working crews for our hundreds  of client, and expand our customer base and relationships. Appropriate experience & skills needed.  Terrific terms: talk to us today. Send resumes to


Chalet: CAD Design Support
Chalet is seeking candidates for the position of CAD Design Support. You’ll be at the epicenter of a dynamic group of architects and designers who’ll depend on your solid organizational and deep computer skills. Work is fast paced and exciting—we appreciate flexibility. Experience in CAD, Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch-up, Office amust; landscape and basic plant knowledge helpful. Send resumes to 


Prairieview: Field Leaders
Prairieview Landscaping Company is looking for safe, quality drivien and efficient individuals looking to make our customers dreams come true with a passion for the green industry. Contact Lindy Loschen at or 217-355-9422 if you are interested in the position. 


Midwest Groundcovers: Customer Service Reps
Midwest Groundcovers and Midwest Trading are seeking experienced Customer Service Reps at both our St. Charles and Virgil locations.  There are full-time year around positions as well as seasonal positions at both the St. Charles and Virgil locations.  Minimum 3 years of inside sales/customer service experience.  Strong computer skills required.  Fluency in Spanish is a plus.  Contact Cara at 847-468-2017. 


Midwest Groundcovers: Landscape Foreman
Midwest Groundcovers seeks a Landscape Foreman for overall responsibility for the maintenance and construction of the landscape at our St. Charles facility.   5+ years of experience in landscape maintenance and 2+ years of supervisory experience.  Contact Cara at 847-468-2017.