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Employment Opportunities

At Culver’s we are very proud of the staff that has chosen to work in the landscape, lawn and gardening industry! This is a great field to be in and it is also a healthy working environment. We will provide you with the materials and equipment so that you can perform your job well. We recognize your talents and offer you the opportunity to do what you do best. Attitude is of course important, and that is one of the key characteristics of the entire staff here. We will encourage your development and by caring for our mission at Culver’s, you will also find great fulfillment in your career with us. The staff is committed to doing quality work and will always be in pursuit of looking for ways to continue to grow!

Call us today and inquire upon a seasonal position. We look forward to speaking with you! 

Lawn & Landscape Positions

Please read below for descriptions of our lawn & landscape positions. All positions entail physical work in an outdoor environment. Crew members must be able to lift 75+ pounds and work 40 hours per week. Compensation is based on experience and is very competitive within the industry. Ages 18+ are welcome to apply. Contact us to join our team!

Mowing

Culver’s is a full service lawn care and landscaping company looking to add mowers to our team. We are looking for people to safely operate and maintain commercial grade lawn care equipment, including mowers, trimmers, blowers, and other relevant tools. Our team performs mowing, trimming, and blowing off hard surfaces on residential and commercial properties. Culver’s needs someone who can work on their own and/or with other team members and can work quickly but still maintain a high quality of work. 

Hardscape

Responsible for hardscape construction. Must be able to read and interpret blueprints, drawings and specifications to assist with hardscape constructions. You will be responsible for constructing retaining walls, interlocking brick, fountains and waterfalls, stone garden paths, etc. You will also utilize hand tools, power tools and other necessary equipment to complete job tasks. You will perform other manual duties to clean and maintain landscaped environments, as well as follow directions from foreman.

Landscape

Tasks include planting trees, shrubs, flowers and bulbs; Laying sod or seed, grading soil and tree staking. Must be able to read and interpret blueprints, drawings and specifications to assist with landscape constructions. You will utilize the necessary equipment to complete job tasks and transport materials using shovels, wheelbarrows, carts, etc. You will also perform other manual duties to clean and maintain landscaped environments, as well as follow directions from foreman.

Site Repair

Responsible for repairing sites after a landscape or hardscape job is completed. Tasks include replenishing dirt, grading for proper water drainage and installing new seed or sod. Must be able to read and interpret blueprints, drawings, and specifications. Crew members will utilize proper landscape equipment and heavy machinery needed to complete the task at hand. You will also perform other manual duties to clean and maintain landscape environments, as well as follow directions from foreman.

Retail Positions

We are not currently hiring for our retail department, but you’re welcome to apply at any time. We encourage applications for retail in February and March, as that is when we hire for spring help. If you have any questions, please give us a call at 319-377-4195.

How to apply

For your convenience, you can choose to either download the PDF application below and drop it off at Culver’s or mailed (1682 Dubuque Rd. Marion, IA).  Otherwise, you can fill out our online application which will be submitted automatically.  Please contact Katie if you have any questions or concerns.

Meet Our Team

Todd Culver – CEO

Todd Culver – CEO

Tami Culver – Co-Owner

Tami Culver – Co-Owner

Nick Jensen – Commercial Project Manager

Nick Jensen – Commercial Project Manager

Bob Burton – Head Grower

Bob Burton – Head Grower

Jackie Lambert – Buyer

Jackie Lambert – Buyer

Charity Mitchell – Landscape Estimator

Charity Mitchell – Landscape Estimator

Joan Garner – Greenhouse Manager

Joan Garner – Greenhouse Manager

Jordan Brandt – Nursery Manager

Jordan Brandt – Nursery Manager

Katie Culver – Marketing & Retail Manager

Katie Culver – Marketing & Retail Manager

Mike Platner – Commercial Landscape Sales

Mike Platner – Commercial Landscape Sales

Jim Turner – Mowing & Snow Manager

Jim Turner – Mowing & Snow Manager

Marty Albert – PLA, ICPI

Marty Albert – PLA, ICPI

Jason Pierce – ICPI

Jason Pierce – ICPI

Phil Hines – Residential Project Manager

Phil Hines – Residential Project Manager

Marlon Royal – Residential Project Manager

Marlon Royal – Residential Project Manager

Emily Steffen – New Construction Project Manager

Emily Steffen – New Construction Project Manager

Grant Soukup – ICPI, NCMA

Grant Soukup – ICPI, NCMA

Julie Mittlestadt – Associate Designer

Julie Mittlestadt – Associate Designer