Commercial Landscape Estimating Assistant



Employment Type


Who We Are
GreenScapes Landscape Company is the premier Design+Build landscape firm in Central Ohio. Since 1977, we have a long history of creating prominent residential and commercial projects. We’ve completed work for The Ohio State University, Franklin Park Conservatory, The Columbus Zoo, Nationwide, and the most stunning private residences in Central Ohio.

Originally founded by Bill Gerhardt, RLA & alum of the OSU Landscape Architecture program, GreenScapes has recently evolved into an employee-owned company. Utilizing a balanced approach with residential, commercial and maintenance divisions, GreenScapes continues to expand our footprint in the greater Columbus market, an area continuously developing and providing a steady supply of project opportunities!


Who You Are
We are currently seeking recent or upcoming construction management landscape architecture graduates to join our team as a Commercial Landscape Estimating Assistant! You will gain valuable experience and knowledge about the landscape Design+Build process from concept to completion. Our talented designers and estimators are graduates of the OSU Landscape Architecture program and have many years of experience with residential, commercial, and municipal projects. Learn from the best!


Job Description
Assist the Commercial Estimating department in all aspects of the bid process, estimation & project construction for commercial landscape projects.


Responsibilities and Duties

  • Project Estimation: Complete takeoffs for site plans in AutoCAD or Excel programs, quantify work areas and materials, work with subcontractors and suppliers to source costs, create detailed project proposals.
  • Administrative Tasks: Send purchase orders and subcontractor requisitions, order equipment, materials, and supplies and support estimators with any additional tasks required.


Required Qualifications and Skills

  • Completion of Landscape Architecture or Construction Management or other related programs.
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD, Microsoft Office Suite, Excel spreadsheets.
  • Excellent math and problem solving skills, ability to multitask, highly organized.
  • Ability to read and comprehend blue prints and landscape drawings/plans.
  • Self-motivated, attention to detail, work well in a team environment to complete projects.
  • Effective communication skills – verbal and written to share complex ideas with the team.
  • Previous estimating and construction experience is a plus.
  • Valid driver’s license required.


Join our Team today and enjoy

  • Competitive salary
  • Paid time off and holidays
  • 401-k plan with 50% company match
  • Health, vision, dental and life insurance options
  • Enrollment in the Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)


GreenScapes Landscape Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace.