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Why Work at Quiet Nature?

Award Winning Projects

We take our work seriously, from well thought out landscape designs through high-quality installations. You can take pride in knowing that you're building unique projects with a sought after firm.

Great Equipment

We believe in running an efficient operation, and a big part of that is running efficient equipment. We keep a fleet of new vehicles and unique machinery to ensure that your jobs run smooth, and you get to work smart.

Pool Parties & Cookouts

We pride ourselves on having a team-based environment with a spirit of camaraderie between crews. We're all on the same mission, and help each other to succeed. High fives are mandatory!

On-going Training

All of our staff are constantly improving their skills (and honing their landscape craft) through both on-the-job training and industry-certified courses. Have a landscape passion? We'll help you fine-tune it!


Opportunity for Growth

Located in a great geographic area with a firmly developed niche in the landscape industry, we are poised to continue expanding as a company. With this growth comes the opportunity to advance through our career ladder.

Personal Development

Development both inside and outside of the job is extremely important. We work to support each other's personal goals, mental wellbeing, and performance-based mindset through regular staff meetings and leadership exercises.

Make a Positive Impact

As a company, we strive to stay on the leading edge of the industry and pride ourselves in creating landscapes that demand less - time, resources, energy - but give back so much more.

Competitive Wages & Benefits

Having an enjoyable place to work is important, but we know it's your paycheque that puts a roof over your head and food on the table. We pay above industry averages and provide benefit packages to employees who stick around.

Your Voice is Heard

Employee feedback into our look, feel, and direction is very important. Have an idea or a better way of doing things? Feel free to share. At Quiet Nature, every employee is part of our annual strategic planning sessions. We steer the ship together.


Got skills? Get along well with others?

(This might be the place for you!)

A group of unique people building unique spaces


Located in Ayr, Ontario, Quiet Nature is a multiple award-winning landscape design and construction firm focused on the creation of sustainable landscape solutions, ecological restoration projects, water features, natural swim ponds, natural stonework, and walkways & patios.


We're a rapidly growing business looking to add more all-stars to the team. We like to have a good time both in and outside of the job, but also know how to bust our asses when there’s work to be done. We want good people and promise that you won’t be paired up with any slackers!


What kind of person works at Quiet Nature?


An environmentally conscious outdoors enthusiast with a positive, down to earth attitude who is hardworking and driven yet has an easy going personality and knows that success is in the details while they adapt on the fly in a creative and professional manner and supports the growth of his/her fellow workers in a trustworthy way. That’s who.


Creating beautiful, one-of-a-kind outdoor spaces isn't easy...but it's rewarding.

If you love working with your hands, getting a bit dirty, and want to take pride in creating special places for outstanding clients, then you've come to the right place.


Landscape Construction – Experienced Crew Leader ($30-40/hour)

If you love working outside, getting your hands a bit dirty, enjoy creating beautiful spaces for exceptional clients, and would like to be a part of a tight-knit work family – this is the place for you!

The Hardscape Crew Leader is responsible for managing the execution of construction projects ranging from one (1) week to multiple weeks, including planning labour & equipment requirements, material deliveries and timing to ensure completion within project deadlines

It is essential that you share the core values of Quiet Nature (Respect, Efficiency, Creativity, Adaptability, Professionalism and Positivity).

In addition, you must also possess the following:

  • Possess at least five to ten (5-10) years of experience in the landscape/construction industry in a Crew Leader or Lead Hand role
  • Ability to manage jobs with complex grading and elevation changes, multiple material types and sub-trades
  • Capable of operating required equipment and tools in a safe and responsible manner, and possess minimum licensing requirements where necessary
  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license (preference given to those possessing and AR license)
  • Proficient in the safe operation of truck and trailer combination
  • Knowledge of specific materials, methods, tools and equipment required to complete various landscape/construction practices
  • The drive to continually seek improvement, knowledge, and certifications

Landscape Construction – Experienced Lead Hand ($25-32/hour)

Quiet Nature Lead Hand will assist their Crew Leader in the completion of all hardscape installation projects and ensure that the job runs in an efficient and productive manner. You'll have a budding passion for building beautiful, unique spaces and a willingness to learn, grow, push yourself, and generally change the world (or at least the private world of our clients). The Lead Hand is responsible for performing a variety of work tasks to assist with the completion of landscape construction projects and will operate different tools and specialty pieces of equipment to get things done.

Our ideal candidate will have 5+ years of experience in the landscape world with a strong sense of what you like and don't like building, and a desire to continue honing your specialty and perfecting your craft. You enjoy working hard and are open to joining a team of really great people building very unique landscapes including natural swimming ponds and water features.

In addition to working with awesome people, Quiet Nature offers:

  • Signing/retention bonus
  • overtime pay
  • stat holiday pay
  • health care plan
  • profit sharing program
  • numerous staff events throughout the year

Landscape Design, Sales, and Estimator ($65,000-$80,000 annually)

Are you passionate about transforming outdoor spaces into breathtaking havens of natural beauty? Do you have a knack for creating eye-catching landscapes that leave a lasting impression? If you’re a skilled Landscape Design, Sales and Estimator looking for your next exciting opportunity and a place to call home, we want to hear from you.

At Quiet Nature, we believe that every outdoor space has the potential to become a masterpiece. Our team is dedicated to creating exceptional landscapes that exceed our clients' dreams. We take pride in our commitment to quality, sustainability, and innovation, and we're looking for a talented individual to join us in our mission.

As a Landscape Sales, Design, and Estimator, you will:

  • Collaborate with clients to understand their vision and needs.
  • Create stunning landscape designs that incorporate creativity and functionality.
  • Provide detailed cost estimates and proposals for potential projects.
  • Communicate effectively with clients, contractors, and team members.
  • Actively participate in sales and marketing initiatives to grow the business.

We are seeking a candidate with:

  • Proven experience in landscape design, sales, and estimating.
  • Strong proficiency in design software (e.g. Dynascape, SketchUp, Vectorworks).
  • Excellent sales and negotiation skills.
  • Organization and time management abilities to meet project deadlines.
  • Exceptional communication skills to convey your design concepts effectively.

Quiet Nature prides itself on having some of the best professionals in the industry. We’re always looking to add highly skilled individuals to the team, working together in a welcoming environment to build rewarding and inspiring outdoor spaces. Have a look at the positions within the company and use the drop-down menu in the online application to choose the position you’re seeking.


Hardscape Crew Member/Softscape Crew Member ($20-26/hour) – You’re looking to start out or are in the early stages of your career in the industry either building or planting, or both! You’re passionate about the outdoors and have a strong desire to work in a dynamic, team-oriented environment. Little to no experience is necessary for this position at Quiet Nature. You’ll spend your time working alongside seasoned crew members and highly experienced lead hands and crew leaders learning and gaining the skills to advance within the company.


Hardscape Lead Hand/Softscape Lead Hand ($25-$32/hour) – You’ve gotten your feet wet and your hands dirty in the landscaping industry and you’re eager for more. You have a desire to lead, and you have five years of experience either building or planting (or both!) and you’re looking for a place to call home. We have a place for you! You’ll work with some of the top crew leaders in the industry where you’ll continue to hone your skills and grow your leadership potential within the company.


Hardscape Crew Leader/Softscape Crew Leader ($30-$40/hour) – You’re highly motivated and experienced in the landscape industry and eager to play a pivotal role in supervising and coordinating daily activities of our landscape crews. You have 10 years of experience, a passion and commitment to delivering exceptional outdoor spaces and are looking for a place where you can share your skills and experience with those around you, Quiet Nature is the place for you!


Horticulturist ($25-$30/hour) – You’re a green-thumb enthusiast with a passion for plants and the great outdoors.  You have a knack for nurturing nature’s beauty and a deep love for all things botanical.  You’re a dedicated and knowledgeable Horticulturist with at least five years of professional experience who thrives in a dynamic environment and will bring their experience to our beautifully unique gardens.  You will help to nurture our green spaces and ensure they flourish. Come grow with us and become a part of something truly special.


Landscape Sales, Design and Estimator ($65,000-$80,000 annually) – You’re a creative mind with a passion for transforming outdoor spaces into breathtaking harmonious environments with over a decade of proven experience in the industry. As a Landscape Design, Sales, and Estimator, you will be the driving force behind creating stunning outdoor spaces.  You’ll use your creative flair to craft beautiful landscape designs, while your estimating skills ensure our projects align with clients’ budgets.  In addition, you will have the opportunity to engage with clients and present your visionary concepts.  Your creativity, attention to detail and technical expertise will be essential in shaping the outdoor spaces of our clients’ dreams.


Yard Coordinator ($25-$35/hour) - You're a proactive individual with excellent organizational skills and a keen attention to detail and you possess a DZ and AR license. As a Yard Coordinator, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the smooth and efficient operation of our yard and equipment. Your primary responsibility will be to oversee the organization and maintenance of the company's yard, including managing inventory, floating equipment to job sites, coordinating equipment maintenance, and supporting overall workflow.

Like what you've seen? We want to hear from you!


  • Join a tribe of fellow all-stars
  • Work on unique, challenging projects
  • Stay in shape while working in the great outdoors


Please complete the following form so we can get a sense of your current knowledge and skill set and understand a bit more about who you are. It will take you approximately 10-20 minutes to complete.

When you've completed the application, click the "Submit" button at the bottom. We will contact you if further information is needed or to schedule a time to meet in person.


Once you click "Submit" you will not be able to edit your application.

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Stunning Landscapes & Satisfied Clients

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Giving Back to Mother Nature

"I selected Quiet Nature because I liked the artistic style of their landscapes and the concept of a low maintenance, drought-resistant garden. We've been able to give back to mother nature and have a fabulously beautiful backyard!"

 - Angela
Waterloo, Ontario

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The End Result is Beautiful

"We were very pleased with the Butterfly Garden rejuvenation project that Quiet Nature planned and installed for us. The end result is beautiful, within our budget and was created using no power tools."

 - Victoria Lant
Northlake Woods School Council;  Waterloo, Ontario

View Examples of Our Award-Winning Work

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From backyard patios to swimming pools, natural gardens, wildflower meadows and so much more, our commitment to delivering exceptional results makes every project truly special. Our award-winning designs reach far beyond the traditional confines of landscaping, thanks to our  dedication to producing work that doesn't compromise on our ideals. 

We believe the beauty of our natural world should be available to everyone, and our innovative designs highlight the versatility of sustainable landscaping. It's a unique strategy that has successfully contributed to the creation of some of our area's most impressive residential backyards, low maintenance gardens, and stunning water features.

Take a few moments to explore our previous work and get inspired for your next landscape design project. 

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