30 Possible Interview Questions for a Landscaper Interview

March 6, 2015

General Background of the Candidate

  • Tell me about yourself?
  • Why did you choose to become a landscaper?
  • What are your hobbies and interests?
  • What do you consider to be your greatest strengths?
  • What do you consider to be your weaknesses?
  • What are your most significant accomplishments?
  • Do you have a current position and why do you want to leave?
  • What are your expectations for your next position?
  • What are your long-range goals?
  • Do you belong to any professional landscaping association?

Attitudes Towards the Job and Experience

  • What do you enjoy about working as a landscaper?
  • What do you know about us?
  • What do you find the most challenging part of working as a landscaper?
  • What do you find the most interesting part of working as a landscaper?
  • How long have you been in business and what type of experience do you have?
  • Are you licensed?
  • Do you have liability insurance?
  • How do you handle an unsatisfied client?
  • What kind of safety precautions do you take?
  • Will you teach me how to maintain my property properly?
  • Are you a full service company, a lawn maintenance company or both?

Employment Details

  • When would you be available to start a new position?
  • Can you provide an estimate ahead of time?
  • Can you provide two current references with phone numbers?
  • How long will it take once you start?
  • How do you bill? Is there a minimum?
  • Is your work guaranteed?

Concluding Remarks

  • What would you like to say about yourself and this position to conclude this interview?
  • Do you have any questions for us?