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Landscape Designer

Helmutz Landscape & Interlock is currently hiring for full-time Landscape Designer/Sales Representative specializing in Residential Hardscaping (retaining walls and interlocking pavers) to add to our talented staff currently servicing the Waterloo Region.

About Helmutz Landscape & Interlock

Helmutz Landscape & Interlock is a leader in residential and commercial landscape construction and retaining walls. We are proud to deliver a valuable product and professional service while exceeding client expectations. Our growth in the landscape construction industry continually creates excellent opportunities for staff who are motivated, willing to learn and apply themselves, and have a strong work ethic.

What We Offer

  • Join an established company of 40 years
  • Full health benefits plan offered for fulltime and permanent employees
  • $27.00-$35.00 hr based on experience   
  • Potential for seasonal bonus
  • Paid statutory holidays
  • 40 hours/week on average (Mon-Fri)
  • Work largely locally (Waterloo Region, Guelph)
  • Vehicle Allowance Provided
  • Helmutz supplies Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Have travel or long weekend plans? Helmutz is happy to provide time off with adequate notice

Job Responsibilities:

  • Create landscape designs (combination of hardscape and softscape) using the CAD program DynaSCAPE with guidance from Senior Estimators
  • Designs include projects with elements of interlocking paver driveways, walkways, patios, retaining walls, planting, and various landscape features
  • Visit sites to measure and take grades with an assortment of instruments to create landscape designs
  • Complete detailed and accurate designs, quantity take-offs and estimates. Prepare job costing packages to review internally
  • Understand and apply construction methodologies to create practical and constructable landscape designs 
  • Utilize surveys and interactive online mapping tools as resources to collect additional property information
  • Analyze and interpret drawings
  • Communication with clients addressing landscape desires and translating that to a design and proposal
  • Coordinate with landscape crew members to ensure efficient and proper execution of landscape projects
  • Provide assistance to Senior Estimators as required 
  • Other duties as required


  • Working towards Diploma/Degree in Landscape Design/C.E.T. and/or a combination of education and industry experience
  • Familiarity with residential landscape construction projects
  • Experience within the landscape industry; 2-3 seasons is preferred
  • Provide portfolio/photos of previous landscape design work
  • Excellent organizational skills to manage multiple projects and deadlines at one time. Self-motivated and hardworking to set personal milestones to meet deadlines
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment and solve problems independently
  • Strong computer skills including MS Office (excel) and DynaSCAPE
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability and enthusiasm to interact with customers, suppliers, and team members
  • Valid driver’s license with access to own vehicle

If you feel you would fit into our company structure – apply now!

Please submit cover letter, resume, and references:

170 St. Leger Street, Kitchener or email to

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Helmutz is an equal opportunity employer. We appreciate and encourage all persons who match the listed criteria to apply. Only those considered for a position will be contacted.

We sincerely thank all applicants for their interest. However, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.