Landscape Maintenance Manager

Looking for a position within the landscape industry with growth potential and advancement? Then apply for our Landscape Maintenance Manager position!

Cornerstone Partners Horticultural Services Company is a fast-growing that offers full-service horticultural and snow/ice management services to commercial and residential customers. Our employees enjoy advancement possibilities and educational opportunities with a competitive salary.

The Maintenance Manager is responsible for:

  • Managing landscape maintenance projects for commercial and residential clients
  • Recruiting, training, assigning and developing labor force
  • Scheduling crews, equipment, and workflow based on maintenance contracts
  • Experience in using tools and equipment in the landscape trade, including mowers, trimmers, skid steers, loaders, trucks, and trailers.
  • Knowledge of 5S compliance with all trucks, trailers, shop, and job sites
  • Knowledge, experience, and the ability to teach others the proper techniques in lawn and garden maintenance, including mowing, trimming, pruning, and weeding
  • Experience in and knowledge of industry standards for landscape enhancement and installation projects, such as trees, shrubs, flower planting, turf replacement, mulch installation
  • Lead snow and ice management tasks including crews, equipment, sub-contractor assignments
  • Perform snow and ice management operations


  • Completion of college, vocational, or technical training
  • Horticulturist Trade Certification (CLT-E) or similar industry experience
  • Illinois Pesticide Operator License: General Standards
  • Minimum 3 years of industry experience
  • Plant knowledge and identification, specifically trees, shrubs, perennials & flowers
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

Salary: $55,000-$75,000 based upon experience and qualifications