Ganshert Nursery and Landscapes Design Assistant

Ganshert Nursery and Landscapes is looking for a motivated individual to join our team! We are an award-winning residential Design-Build firm that has been serving the Madison area for over 70 years.

Job Title: Design Assistant – Start date April/May 2021

This position’s primary responsibility will be to support Design/Sales team in the following ways:
• Help with measuring and surveying job sites
• Complete base maps and landscape plans
• Help with preparation of estimates and proposals
• Help with jobsite layout

This position will initiate the candidate into all aspects of a Design-Build landscape firm. It is a great opportunity to advance communication skills – graphic, written and verbal. A strong emphasis will be made on developing and maintaining strong customer/client relationships. This position would have the opportunity to move into a full-time design/sales position in the future.
Job Requirements:
• CAD experience
• Must have good organizational skills
• Proficient horticultural knowledge of zone 4/5 ornamental plants

This is a great opportunity for a student or recent graduate to learn all facets of a Design-Build landscape firm from experienced landscape designers (all former UW alumni!) Interested candidates should send a resume via email as soon as possible.

Ganshert Nursery and Landscapes
5284 Lacy Rd.
Fitchburg, WI 53711
Phone: 608-274-2443 EXT. 4