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Countryside Flower Shop, Nursery and Garden Center is an independent retail garden center and florist offering everything from fresh cut flowers, annuals, perennials, trees, and shrubs to full-service landscape design and installation. Through our talented and creative staff, hard work, and excellent customer service Countryside has earned awards in Landscape Design, Floral Design, and is recognized by the community as “Best of the Fox” for many years. We look forward to meeting you and thank you for considering joining our team!

We are currently looking for:

Full Time Landscape Designer
Our award winning Landscape Department is growing and we would like to add YOU to our amazing team!
Requirements: B.S. in Horticulture or 2-year Associates Degree in Horticulture. Two to five years of experience with a design/build firm. Excellent knowledge of local plant materials (trees, shrubs, perennials, and annuals). Knowledge of hardscape elements and skills in quoting. Proficient in Microsoft Suite including Word and Excel. Knowledge of Dynascape Design Program and Uvision Program a plus. Excellent communication skills with both clients and crews. Skilled in project management. Spanish speaking a plus.
If this sounds like a fit for you, please scroll down, print, fill out, and return your application to [email protected] 

Landscape Project Coordinator
Ability to understand and review design plans with crew members.
Organizational skills to set crews up on job sites.
Skilled in project management to keep crews on task with efficiency.
Material ordering and coordinating deliveries to the project.
Enforcement of safety procedures. Spanish speaking a plus.
If this sounds like a fit for you, please scroll down, print, fill out, and return your application to [email protected]

A Maintenance Technician
Countryside is looking for a full time or a couple of part time maintenance people. The ideal candidate will be responsible for daily activities which include minor vehicle fleet maintenance (check oil, occasional flat tire repair, drop off and pickup tires and vehicles at repair shop) general building maintenance at three separate locations. The building maintenance will include some mechanical, electrical, and plumbing. 
This candidate will also pick up supplies for our different departments’ needs. This involves getting a list of supplies and going to the local hardware store. 
A company repair vehicle and all tools will be provided.
Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent required – a minimum of 3 years experience in maintenance or related field.
Benefits: Employee discount, flexible schedule, paid time off
Monday through Friday, on call, weekend availability.
If this sounds interesting to you, please scroll down, print our application, fill it out and return it to Countryside or email it to [email protected]

Flower Shop Cashier, Sales and Support
Join our Flower Shop team of sales people, designers and delivery drivers. We are currently looking for a part-times sales/cashier and support person. This employee will help customers, take orders in person and over the phone, run the cash register and help with miscellaneous daily duties required to get the job done.
If this is something you would be interested in please print, fill out, and return your application in person to the Flower Shop or email it to [email protected] 

Part-Time Receptionist
Do you have a pleasant voice and friendly nature? Then you might be just who we are looking for! We need a pleasant person who can answer phones and direct the calls to the right person/department. Sundays, Mondays and some 4-6 p.m. weekdays are preferred. If interested stop in, or print the application below and email it to [email protected]

Retail Greenhouse Sales and Support – Part Time/Full Time
We are looking for energetic individuals who love plants and people. Our Crystal Lake location is looking for sales and support people with annual, perennial, houseplant, and vegetable knowledge. Tasks include but are not limited to helping customers, stocking plants, and watering.
The ideal candidates would be outgoing, self-starters who likes to be busy and stay fit as this is a very physical job.

Print and fill out the application below. Drop it off at Countryside Flower Shop, Nursery & Garden Center, 5301 E Terra Cotta Ave, Crystal Lake, IL 60014 or email it to: [email protected]

Thank you for your interest.

Download an application! Feel free to download and fill out our application. Email completed application to [email protected] or stop in and drop it off. 

5301 E. Terra Cotta Ave. Crystal Lake, IL. 60014
Phone (815) 459-8130


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