We have the right career for you!

No Experience? Training from "zero to go" and full support.

Current Professional? Let's talk - confidential interviews available.

Professionals - Call Mr. Kanavas Directly at 262-352-6025

We are always looking for great people to join our team.

These positions are always expanding and need to be filled.

Don't see your position listed? We are also looking for Managers, Sales People, Administrative Personnel and Operations Professionals. Put your talents to work in a career you'll love!

Each candidate we hire will receive a $500 bonus after 90 days of continual employment! PLUS additional bonus opportunities as well!

* APPLICANTS MUST HAVE A VALID DRIVER'S LICENSE WITH A GOOD DRIVING RECORD! (Ability to provide a good driving record history is essential.)

Landscape Architect/Designer

  • Degree in Landscape Architecture is ideal, but if landscape design is your passion please apply.
  • Knowledge of CAD is a plus, but not necessary.
  • Knowledge of common Wisconsin (zone 4/5) landscape plants.
  • Knowledge of common landscape construction processes including patios, walls, and grading.
  • WI Landscape Architect License a plus.
  • Valid driver’s license is required.
  • Excellent communication skills are expected. 

Landscape Fertilization and Weed Control

  • Experienced in accurately quoting residential and commercial customers on fertilization, weed control, and insect and disease programs.
  • Be licensed or upon hiring become licensed by Wisconsin for Category 3 Certification. Category 5 a plus.
  • Must have excellent customer service and communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Excel at customer interaction, ensuring timely follow-up with all clients and prospects.
  • Ability to apply lawn care products at labeled rates.
  • Make expert thorough lawn care applications.
  • Additional horticultural experience including plant & tree knowledge a plus.
  • Must possess a valid Driver's License and good driving record.
  • Ability to pass a drug screen and background check.

Landscape Maintenance Crew Leader

  • Horticultural & Landscape knowledge including plant materials, insect and disease management
  • Excellent organization and communication skills with customers
  • Ability to accurately complete work schedules within budgeted guidelines
  • Supervise, train and direct technicians in proper horticultural procedures and safety policies
  • Professional and Positive Attitude is a MUST!

Landscape Construction Crew Leader

  • Experience in landscape installation
  • The knowledge and ability to identify annuals, perennials, trees, shrubs and evergreens a tremendous plus.
  • Previous experience in expert hardscape installation ideal
  • Professional and Positive Attitude
  • Great communication and customer service skills
  • Valid Driver’s License and good driving record

We're Hiring Now - Apply Today!

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Kanavas Landscape Management, Inc.
13575 Juneau Blvd. Elm Grove, Wl 53122
(262) 786-0098 FAX

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  Employment Opportunities

Current Professional?

For a confidential interview
call Mr. Kanavas directly at 262-352-6025.

Employees who start at Kanavas stay at Kanavas

What's it like to work at Kanavas?

You'll be part of a winning team where your company understands how to treat you. Kanavas offers competitive wages and benefits, a great team environment and opportunities to grow.

Benefit package for full-time employees includes holiday pay, vacation pay, 401(k), health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance contributions.

Our employees work hard to exceed the highest level of quality that our clients expect from us. That hard work pays off when our clients see what we've done and are thrilled with the results.

My Promise to You

  • Training, Communication and Opportunity for Advancement
  • You'll have all the proper equipment and support staff you need to be successful.
  • You'll be compensated with a wage that coincides with your skills, personality and passion.
  • You'll be working with clients who respect you, your efforts and quality results. 94% of our clients renew every year!
  • Your work/life balance is important to us.
  • Seasonal, full or part-time work available.

We're ready to GO when you're ready to GROW!

George N. Kanavas



Mary Czisny - Kanavas Horticulturist and Business Development Manager

I have been in the landscape industry for nearly 25 years. People tried to steer me away from Kanavas, but I followed my instincts. The naysayers were wrong! The stability, opportunity and creative outlet this organization offers to a professional like me has been outstanding. Our record of excellent results and customer service has been proven time and again for over 40 years! Whether your interests and talents lie in construction, design or landscape management, this is a great place to be. You will be rewarded for your hard work here.

We deliver for our clients and our team members. Kanavas is a great place to be part of a great team!

Employee Comments

  • "Everyone is so positive here and I definitely see opportunity for my advancement."
  • "We have reasonable hours and great pay."
  • "I get to work on exceptional properties for clients who really appreicate what we do for them."
  • "Communication is accurate and everyone knows and does their job!"
  • "I always have the right working equipment for every job!"
  • "This company is very flexible and constantly adapting to employees' needs."
  • "Kanavas does a great job of promotion and we always have new clients and projects."
  • "Family atmosphere. George takes great care of us, including many employee events throughout the year."
  • "It's nice working for a place where you genuinely feel appreciated and are encouraged to take charge and lead your team. Support when it's asked for and no micromanagement."

Melinda Myers - Horticulture Expert, Author, TV and Radio Personality

Choosing a Career with Kanavas Landscape Management, Inc.

I encourage you to seriously consider making a difference by joining the horticulture profession and the professional team at Kanavas Landscape Management. Kanavas has an experienced (and great!) team of professionals who will help you enhance your skills on the job and grow in the profession. I've trusted Kanavas to manage a numer of jobs in my personal landscape and I hope you'll consider joining their team as they create, enhance and manage landscapes in southeastern Wisconsin.

Each day you may be the one to design, install or maintain gardens and landscapes. The joy you'll provide through enhancing green spaces for your clients, their guests, and even those passing by is unmatched. Every day brings new challenges and opportunities to learn more and make a difference in the beauty that surrounds us.

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For professional advice, proposals or questions, please feel free to contact us today!