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Assistant Superintendent (Posted 3/5/14)
Deer Trace Golf Course
9 Linn Valley Ave
Linn Valley, KS 66040
Education:Turf management, turf disease, and maintenance, Chemical Application, Equipment and irrigation maintenance and knowledge
Experience: 1 – 3 years
Special: Organizational skills, public relations, equipment and irrigation maintenance
Salary Range –$26,000-$32,000 - Based on experience
Benefits – Health Insurance, annual vacation, sick leave, dues paid for GSCAA and local chapter membership, golfing privileges
Date Available – March 1, 2014
Please send your resume to the above email address or fax number
Irrigation Technician (Posted 3/5/14)
The Country Club of St. Albans
3223 St. Albans Rd
St. Albans, MO 63073
Contact: Bill Maynard, CGCS firstname.lastname@example.org
Educational Requirements: None
Experience Requirements: Experience with golf course irrigation preferred
Special Requirements: None
Salary: $11.00 - $17.00 / hour
Benefits: Paid Health and Dental insurance, Vacation & Personal time, Meals, Uniform
Date Available: 04-01-14
With its majestic views, The Country Club of St. Albans is regarded as one of the finest country clubs in the St. Louis- Midwestern market. With two 18-hole championship golf courses, practice facility, junior Olympic swimming pool, tennis facilities and a clubhouse offering casual and fine dining, The Country Club of St. Albans offers its members excellence in service and amenities.
Assistant Superintendent (2 Positions Available) (Posted 2/21/14)
Alvamar CC, Lawrence KS
Orion Management Solutions, a Kansas City-based company currently managing 6 properties in Missouri and Kansas, is seeking qualified candidates for 2 Assistant Superintendent positions at Alvamar Golf and Country Club in Lawrence, Kansas. Alvamar is a 36 hole facility with both public and private golf.
Both positions are entry level management positions with potential to grow within our organization.
Job Summary: The Assistant Superintendent assists in all facets of golf course maintenance under the supervision of the GC Superintendent. The right individual for this position will be motivated, hard working, punctual and have a sincere desire to move forward in the industry and one day become a GC Superintendent. Good communication skills a must. Applicant must be able to obtain Kansas Certified Pesticide Applicator license.
Position Details: Salary $25,000 - $31,000 annually
Duties: Fertilizer/pesticide applications, staff management and training, irrigation operation and maintenance, general golf course and grounds maintenance, etc.
Education: 2 to 4 year degree preferred, see experience below
Experience: 2 year golf course experience OR 4 year golf course experience with increasing responsibilities for those without a degree.
Responsible to: Golf Course Superintendent
Application Deadline: March 15, 2014
Start Date: Immediately
Send resume and cover letter to:
Kent Morgison, Golf Course Superintendent
Alvamar Golf Course
2021 Crossgate Drive, Lawrence Kansas 66047
Tony Bertels, Director of Agronomy
Orion Management Solutions
6900 Swope Memorial Dr.
Assistant Golf Course Superintendent (Posted 2/19/14)
Country Club of Leawood
12700 Overbrook Rd.
Leawood, KS 66209
Educational Requirements: 2 or 4-year degree in Agronomy/Horticulture preferred.
Experience Requirements: At least 2 years of golf course experience. Previous Assistant experience a plus.
Special Requirements: Applicant must be a self-starter, have an eye for detail, knowledgeable in irrigation repair and maintenance, staff management, chemical/fertilizer application and calibration. The applicant must also be willing to put in the hours necessary to achieve desired results.
Salary: $30,000 to $35,000 based on experience.
Benefits: Health and dental insurance after 90 days, annual paid vacation and sick days, local and national dues, uniforms, 401K after 1 year.
Date Available: March 24, 2014
Please e-mail or fax resume to above contact.
Country Club of Leawood is an 18-hole championship golf course founded in 1967. The golf course features Zoysia Tees and Fairways, A4 Bentgrass Greens, and Fescue/Bluegrass Rough. New ownership took over the club in April of 2013. Currently, the club is in the middle of an extensive clubhouse renovation.
Assistant Golf Course Superintendent (Posted 2/18/14)
Colbert Hills Golf Course
5200 Colbert Hills Drive
Manhattan, KS 66503
Matthew Gourlay, CGCS
Phone: (785) 776-6475
Fax: (785) 776-1290
Educational Requirements: Degree in Turf Management or related field required.
Experience Requirements: Previous assistant experience is a plus; however college graduates are welcome to apply.
Special Requirements: Must be able to obtain a Kansas pesticide license.
Benefits: Paid annual vacation leave, meals, expense involved in attending local education seminars, golfing privileges, paid annual sick leave, GCSAA membership dues, uniforms/clothing allowance, paid health insurance, chapter dues, paid dental insurance
Date Available: April 1, 2014
The Assistant Superintendent directs and participates in the maintenance of the golf course tees, greens, fairways, and cart paths; supervises the maintenance and repair of motorized and other mechanical equipment; and does related work as required. The assistant superintendent may serve in the superintendent’s capacity during his absence. He or she must have great communication skills, an eye for detail, strong work ethic, and the drive to learn, succeed, and advance within the industry.
Colbert Hills Golf Course is a links style course laid out through the Kansas Flint Hills. Designed by Jeff Brauer and PGA and Champions Tour Player Jim Colbert, it is home of Kansas State Men’s & Women’s golf teams. The course is ranked #1 Daily Fee course in Kansas by Golf Digest & #3 collegiate course in the nation by Links Magazine. Colbert Hills is a Certified Silver Audubon Signature Sanctuary and works closely with Kansas State University Golf Course Management program.
Colbert Hills Golf Course has been fortunate to have had excellent staff members both current and former work on the golf course maintenance team. In the past 10 years, Colbert Hills has had 18 past staff members move onto an Assistant Golf Course Superintendent position at another golf course and another 10 have become Golf Course Superintendents. We have created an excellent learning opportunity for those interested in furthering their careers in the industry.
Golf Course Superintendent (Posted 2.14.14)
Maryville Country Club, Maryville, MO
MCC is a private, 9-hole golf club that is seeking a Golf Course Superintendent that has golf course experience and shows the ability to manage a small staff. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Past 2 year salary history required.
Course type: Private Membership
Open year round: Yes
Maintenance budget: $160,000+
Number of holes: 9
Irrigation system: Automatic
Course yardage: 3,159
Primary grasses: greens: Creeping Bentgrass; tees/fairways: Perennial Ryegrass/Kentucky Bluegrass
GCSAA member: N/A
Education: Two or Four year degree in Agronomy or Horticulture.
MO Pesticide License (must be obtained within six months of hire).
Experience: 2 or 3 years in golf course or in the turf grass field
Ability to plan, schedule and supervise the work of a 3 to 4 man staff
Knowledge of characteristics and proper use of various fungicides, fertilizer and herbicides
Knowledge in the operation, calibration and maintenance of the pesticide sprayer
Knowledge of and skill in the proper methods of planting, cultivating, watering and trimming
of all turf grass
Special Skills: Mechanical skills required
Salary: Annual $35,000.00 - $41,000 + bonus,
Duties: golf course maintenance, golf course budget, purchasing, clubhouse lawns, trees and shrubbery, equipment maintenance, fertilizer/pesticide application
Benefits: health insurance, annual vacation, dues paid for GCSAA membership, meals, expenses involved in attending regional and national education seminars, expenses involved in attending Golf Industry Show, golfing/swimming privileges, dues paid for local chapter membership, expenses paid for local chapter conferences, expenses paid for attending local chapter meeting (mileage, meal, etc.)
Send resume to:
Mr. Scott Walk, Board President
Maryville Country Club
PO Box 374
Maryville, MO 64468
(P) (660) 582-6732
Responsible to: Grounds Committee/Board
Starting date: April 1 or until filled
Application deadline: 2/28/2014
Chief Mechanic (Posted 2.12.14)
Shadow Glen Golf Club
Current 20 year Chief Mechanic relocating to Texas.
Position open immediately.
Accepting applications and inquiries until position filled
Field Foreman (Posted 2.12.14)
Complete Turf and Landscape
Address 209 West 74th Terrace, Suite 2
Kansas City, Mo 64114
Educational Requirements: 2 or 4 year degree or actively working towards.
Experience Requirements: Experience with all type mowers, trimmers, verticutters, pruners and related equipment
Special Requirements: Valid driver’s license, basic turf and plant identification. Disease identification.Certified Pesticide Applicator preferred. Knowledge of Kansas City area helpful.
Salary: 26-32K, depending on experience.
Benefits: 401K, paid holidays, performance bonuses.
Date Available: Immediately
Lead Equipment Technician (Posted 2/10/14)
The National Golf Club of Kansas City
11000 Tom Watson Parkway Parkville MO, 64152
Mark Button, 816-509-3383
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Educational Requirements: High School Diploma or GED
Experience Requirements: 2-5 years of golf course equipment maintenance and repair experience.
The lead equipment technician will work directly with the golf course superintendent and assistant superintendents. The lead equipment technician must be able to build and implement a comprehensive preventative maintenance program. Additional requirements:
Ability to manage a large fleet of equipment that services 36 holes.
Ability to train associates to help with maintaining the fleet.
Placing orders for parts and supplies needed for equipment repairs and service.
Maintain high quality of cut for both reel to bed knife and rotary mowers.
Solid communication skills and the ability to teach, and lead are very important.
Highly motivated individual and a team player.
Ability to diagnose equipment repairs effectively and in a timely manner.
Have a positive attitude.
Ability to prioritize, effectively manage your own time to meet the demands of the property, and follow directives.
Salary: $17.00-$22.00/Hour Depending on Experience
Benefits: Full Benefits Package
Date Available: ASAP
National Golf Club of Kansas City is an 18 hole Tom Watson Signature Design golf course and has been recognized as a Top 100 course by Golf Digest and the community as a whole was recognized as a Top 100 golf community in the country by Travel and Leisure golf magazine for four consecutive years. Nestled in the rolling hills of Parkville, MO. The National features stunning elevation changes, lush fairways, and pristine greens providing a fair test of golf for all levels of play. Membership at The National is by invitation only.
The Deuce at The National is an 18 hole golf course and is what many consider the most fun golf course in Kansas City. Tom Watsons Design Team carved this incredible layout through rolling hills with beautiful lakes and elevation changes.
The maintenance team at The National Golf Club of Kansas City is committed to delivering world class conditions during an uncertain economy through the commitment to diligence, professionalism, pro-action, and excellence. With first class amenities and a world championship caliber golf course, it is an incumbent motivation to provide to our members and their guests only the finest of playing surfaces.
Irrigation Crew Leader / Foreman (Posted 1/31/14)
Irrigation Service Technician (Posted 1/31/14)
IRRIGATION TECHNICIAN (Posted 1/29/14)
Custom Lawn & Landscape, Inc. is seeking a full time Irrigation Technician to add to our rapidly growing Irrigation Department.
The position involves providing excellent service to our Irrigation customer accounts in a highly productive manner. You will be responsible for irrigation system activation, inspections, back flow testing, winterization and repairs and assist others where needed.
We provide competitive pay, sick & personal days, paid vacation and holidays, health insurance and tax deferred savings with company match. Our goal is to develop a diverse workforce where the opportunity for advancement is based upon performance.
Please join us at Custom Lawn & Landscape in Olathe, Kansas and help us provide the best full service landscape management in our area to residential and commercial clients.
Back Flow Certification preferred and minimum two years of experience in irrigation service. Valid drivers license. All potential employees are subject to pre-employment physical and drug screening.
Competitive pay based on experience with Overtime and profit sharing program.
Fax resume to 913-782-8504 or apply in person with resume at
Custom Lawn & Landscape Inc.
15204 S. Keeler St. Olathe, Ks 66062
Assistant Golf Course Superintendent (Posted 1/21/14)
Eagles Landing Golf Course
4200 Bong Ave. Belton, MO 64012
Contact: Tyler Koch, Golf Course Superintendent
Educational Requirements: 2-4 years degree preferred
Experience Requirements: 2 years golf course experience or 4 years golf course experience with increasing responsibilities for those without a degree
Special Requirements: The Asst. Supt. assist in all facets of golf course maintenance under supervision of the golf course superintendent. The right individual for the position must be able to manage and train maintenance staff, prepare daily course set up, apply pesticides, irrigation set up, be motivated and able to work with public golfers.
Benefits: health insurance, dental insurance, pension plan, 401K and golfing privileges
Date Available: Immediately
Eagles Landing Golf Course is a 18 hole municipal ran facility. Partially reconstructed in 1998, has zoysia tees and cool season fairways.
Assistant Superintendent (Posted 1/10/14)
Blue Springs Country Club
1600 N Circle Dr. Blue Springs MO 64014
Contact: Bryan Gandy, Golf Course Superintendent
Experience Requirements: Two year golf course experience OR four year golf course experience with increasing responsibilities for those without a degree.
The Assistant Superintendent assists in all facets of golf course maintenance under the supervision of the GC Superintendent. The right individual for this position will be motivated and hardworking. Duties include but are not limited to: course setup, fertilizer/pesticide calibration and application, record keeping, staff management and training, irrigation operation and maintenance, hand watering and syringing. Aplicators license prefered. Mechanical aptitude a plus.
Salary: $28, 000
Benefits: health insurance after 90 days, local and national dues paid, pesticide applicator license dues and golfing privileges.
****This is an entry level management position.
Built by Colonel John Davis on approximately 115 acres, Blue Springs Country Club was organized in 1969. Soon afterwards, nine local men formed a corperation known as Blue Springs Country Club Inc. and purchased the facility with approximately 400 mebers in 1972. The club reconstructed their greens and surrounds over a period of 2 years begining early 2002. In late 2011 The Blue Springs Country Club was aquired by a privately held investment group. The new ownership has invested in a complete renovation of bunkers,updating the clubhouse and purchasing new golf carts and equipment.
Turf Grass Manager (Posted 7/22/13)
. Do you pay close attention to details and move at a quick pace?
. Do you love taking care of turf grass… are you up for the technical challenge of taking care more than just 18 greens and fairways?
. Does the idea of being rewarded for the amount of effort you put in sound like the right way to be compensated?
. Would you like to manage your own territory, have the majority of your weekends back, without politics?
If you answered “Yes” to any of these questions, you want to apply!
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The Position: You will manage and maintain 300 to 500 customer properties. You will meet with clients and provide lawn care (fertilization, weed control, insect control, disease control and seeding), suggest tree & shrub care and give landscape advice. Our Turf Managers assist customers with a range of horticulture decisions, while doing the work. This position requires both field work and sales work.
Advancement Opportunities: We have branches in Kansas City MO, Overland Park KS, Shawnee KS, Springfield MO, St. Louis MO, Wichita, KS, and Tulsa, OK. Individuals with the right talents grow to become team leaders, department managers and branch managers. We intend to enter other cities in the future. This is a "career long" position with a growing company.
Preferred qualifications: A degree in Horticulture, Arboriculture, Forestry, Business, Sports Turf Mgmt, Turfgrass Science, Golf Course Mgmt, Landscape Design or related fields, with a passion for customers, turf and the outdoors. Previous experience working on golf course or athletic fields a plus.
RYAN Lawn & Tree: RYAN is a $20+ million dollar company and a leader in our industry. If you are smart, and a self starter with ambition, this position could be for you. You will become a partner in the highest quality lawn and tree company in the Midwest. We are a non-smoking, clean shaven, company offering a comprehensive benefits package, year round career employment opportunity. When you join Ryan Lawn & Tree, you become a partner in our employee-owned company.
You will find our company like none other in the green industry! At RYAN, we take pride in hiring the most qualified, ethical people in the industry. If you are looking for a career with a quality company in the green industry and feel your qualifications meet our criteria, we encourage you to contact us.
To learn more about RYAN Lawn & Tree, go to our webpage (ryanlawn.com). If we sound like a good fit with who you are, click the Careers tab. The online application process includes a place to attach a cover letter and resume file. Tell us why you are interested in working for RYAN Lawn & Tree. We are really looking forward to hearing from you.
Commercial Irrigation Positions (Posted 7/15/13)
Embassy Landscape Group has positions available in our irrigation department. Seeking qualified individuals for our commercial and residential water management program. Areas of responsibility will include, irrigation design and theory, sprinkler maintenance and repair, system analysis and audit, landscape water requirements and the control and management of water application. Knowledge of computer and web-based control systems desired. Positive attitude a must. Highly competitive pay and benefits. Embassy is an EOE.
Embassy Landscape Group
6105 NW River Park Drive
Riverside, MO. 64150
Phone: 816-436-4194 Fax: 816-436-0685
Location: Riverside, MO
Compensation: Starting: $13.00 / will be determined by experience