AMO Outdoor Services, Inc. | 1510 S. Garfield Rd. Traverse City, MI 49696

Careers @ AMO:

AMO employees allow us to tackle some of the most difficult tasks and projects our industry has to offer in Northern Michigan. This all starts with a commitment to our Mission Statement and drive to be the premiere Outdoor Services company in our area. AMO believes strongly in embracing a culture that promotes employee growth and advancement.  Whether you’re experienced in the Green industry, or looking to start a new career, a positive attitude to be “A Cut Above the Best” is all it takes to get started.


How to Apply:

  1.  Visit www.amoinc.info/careers (Keep Scrolling)to view current open positions. Job descriptions for each positions are available for your review; Please read these to fully understand the qualities and abilities we’re looking for in each position.

  2.    Apply for the desired position. Please fill out the Candidate Questionnaire and Employment Application completely and accurately. We strongly encourage you to attach a resume and cover letter as well. You may also Visit our Office to pick up and fill out an application on-site.

  3.   After Submitting an Online Application, Call our office Monday- Friday between 11am- 12 Noon. A member of our Hiring Team will coordinate a time to set up a brief 10-Minute Phone interview. 231.932. 7379.   

  4. Face to Face Interviews will be held at our office for candidates who progress past the Phone Interview process.. Interviews will be held with two members of our Hiring Team and potentially a representative from field crew or division supervisors as well.

  5.  Candidates will receive a response via email from a member of the Hiring Team.

Career Path Opportunities:

Irrigation System Installation Maintenance and Design

Integrated Pesticide and Fertilization Management

Landscape Installation and Maintenance

Hardscape, Masonry and Construction 

Mechanic: Small Engine Repair to Diesel and Hydraulic Applications

Excavation / Heavy Equipment Operation

Project Management

Wages and Compensation:

Minimum Starting Wage: $16/ Hour

With Valid Chaffeurs Liscense $17/ Hour

All positions at AMO are paid hourly. AMO pays on a weekly basis. 

Snow Removal Bonus:

Operators: +$4.50

Sidewalk Crews: +$4.50 

Applies Only to hours worked performing Snow Removal Activities. Attendance Requirements Exist. Bonus Paid on Monthly basis. Snow Removal Hours worked on Thanksgiving, Christmas or New Years will receive a Time and Half Bonus. 

Bi- Annual Performance Reviews:

Employees who have been employed for an entire Season (Green or Winter) will receive a Performance Evaluation at the end of that Season. Performance Evaluations are the setting for conversations in Pay Increases, Career Path Opportunities and Personal Development Goals. Evaluation Criteria can be found in Job Descriptions for all AMO Positions. All Employees are eligible for a Merit Increase in pay at any time. 

Paid Time Off Program:

Full time, Year round employees are eligible for a Paid Time Off program. The amount of PTO is based upon length of service to AMO, and working 2,080 hours a year. 

Years Employed: <2 2+ 5+ 8+ 10+ 12+ 15+
PTO Potential Hrs 24 40 64 80 96 112 128


Health Insurance: 

After 90 days, Full-Time employees are eligible to participate in a Health Insurance policy from Priority Health.

“AMO Inc. Outdoor Services does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, age, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.”