Mechanic – Small Engine Shop

Mechanic Shop | Full-time


Our Midwestern roots run deep. Founded in 1974, Lanoha Nurseries is one of the largest family-owned & operated Nursery, Garden Center, and Landscape Construction & Design Firm in the Midwest. With over 700 acres in nursery production, our team cultivates, maintains, and installs the largest selection of homegrown trees, shrubs, perennials, and annuals throughout the Metro. Regardless of project scale, our professional Landscape Design and Construction teams have both the ability and passion to turn your ideas into your ideal outdoor space. Lanoha is an industry leader with nearly 50 years serving our community. We are seeking career-minded individuals to join our team. 

Lanoha Nurseries is proud to provide top of the line equipment and a great mechanic team to keep our front line construction and landscaping teams moving.  This position is a great opportunity for a mechanic who likes to work on varieties of equipment and work with the varieties of landscaping & construction industry tradesmen that this position supports. 


  • 2 years experience in a professional mechanic position 
  • Proficient knowledge of 4-cycle v-twin and single cylinder engines as well as 2-cycle power equipment
  • Proficient knowledge of electrical systems and hydraulic drive systems found in outdoor power equipment
  • Ability to work outside for job site repairs in 4 seasons of NE weather conditions 
  • Ability to work with a team mentality
  • Ability to multitask, reprioritize, and apply urgency where needed most
  • Safe lifting techniques & use of lifting support resources
  • Safety ambassador for mechanic shop and equipment responsible for maintaining 
  • Possession of own hand tools and tool storage; basic mechanic hand tools 
  • Drivers License required


  • Mechanical maintenance and repair of multiple types of equipment including outdoor power tools, commercial mowers, and utility vehicles 
  • Diagnostics and repairs for varieties of commercial mowers
  • Diagnostics and repairs on outdoor power equipment including chainsaws, demo saws, cut off saws, weed eaters, hedge trimmers, leaf blowers, and air compressors
  • Diagnostics and repairs on UTVs and Golf Carts
  • Mechanic shop work and job-site repairs 
  • Team mentality; cross collaboration and prioritization with divisional leadership 
  • Safe operation of shop equipment and tools; overall safety awareness for self and team 
  • Inventory and equipment check out process support for tools, parts, and equipment
  • Campus fuel station assistance for employees and fuel deliveries

What we offer

  • Competitive hourly wage + overtime opportunities 
  • On the job training and promotions from within 
  • Paid Vacation  and Paid Holidays
  • Health, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • Retirement 401(k), 401(k) matching
  • Mechanic Uniforms Provided  
  • Employee Discount at Garden Center Shopping Center, Nursery, Greenhouse

Lanoha Nurseries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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