Acres Group Overview

  • www.acresgroup.com
  • Wauconda, IL
  • 201 to 500 Employees
  • 1983
  • Company - Private
  • Floral Nurseries
  • $50 to $100 million (USD)

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Acres Group – Professional Landscaping and Snow & Ice Management Founded in 1983, family owned Acres Group self performs quality landscape maintenance, turf & plant health care, landscape installation, irrigation, aquatics, tree care, custom design build projects, snow & ice ...
Mission: Professional landscape industry leaders, committed to excellence through knowledge and quality services. GUIDING PRINCIPLES * Our customers are the focus of everything we do. * Continuous improvement is critical to our success. * Employee involvement is an integral part of ...

Acres Group Reviews

3.9
72%
Recommend to a Friend
86%
Approve of CEO
Jim Schwantz
Jim Schwantz
15 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, more than 1 year

"A really good company"

May 3, 2019 - Anonymous Employee
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Everyone at Acres Group and the additional divisions are really good people who are respectful and nice to work with. This is something you don't always find in today's working world.

Cons

Mother nature makes it difficult to plan and you have to be flexible. No two days are the same.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Acres Group

1.0
(1 Review)

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Acres Group Interviews

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Getting an Interview
Applied online100%
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  1. IT Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Acres Group (United States)

    Interview

    Excellent review process, made me feel very comfortable, and welcome. Several levels of interviews with flexible scheduling.

    HR Provides a SOP for each interviewer so that they can get apples to apples comparisons.
    Interview

    Describe a project that you failed to deliver on, and what you did to recover.

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Company Updates

September 2, 2020
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Snow Blower Operator -- !!!MAKE EXTRA CA$H!!! $26.00 PER HOUR...PAID WEEKLY!! NO cap on hours!! APPLY IMMEDIATELY--hired on the spot! WALK-INS WELCOME! Acres Group is seeking motivated, professional, hardworking individuals to join our SNOW ARMY -- apply for Part Time / Seasonal positions. Snow Blower Operators (no experience needed!) Our Snow Removal Team covers Chicago and surrounding suburbs.  Snow fall can happen at any time of the day or week so sign up now and join our team! We offer: Flexible schedule based on your availability and location Weekly Pay Must meet the following: Must be at least 16 years old. Ability to lift up to 50 pounds. Capability of operating a snow blower (stand, push, pull, squat, bend, reach).  Ability to work outside in cold weather.  Readiness to work outside for the duration of a snow fall/snow storm Must have a cell phone (time keeping is done on your cell phone). OFFICE LOBBY OPEN: M-F 8:00AM to 4:30PM Wauconda Facility Plainfield Facility Roselle Facility

Acres Group Awards & Accolades

  • (2) ILCA Landscaping Excellence Silver AwardsILCA2017
  • Excellence in LandscapeILCA2015

Pledges & Certifications

  • Veteran Hiring Commitment

    Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

  • Pay Equality Pledge

    Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

  • Career Advancement Program

    Helping employees "upskill" into higher-paying positions

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

  • Pledge to Thrive

    Taking steps to prioritize employee well-being

  • Returnships

    Offer formal "internships" for mid-career people or those returning to the workforce

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