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Course Mechanic (Posted 8/18/14)

Nicklaus Golf Club

14220 Nall Avenue, Overland Park, KS 66223 

Gary Sailer, CGCS
913-402-1576, Fax # 913-402-6772
gary.sailer@ourclub.com

Educational Requirements: High School diploma

Experience Requirements: Small gas engine and diesel engine experience, electrical system troubleshooting, welding and gas torch skills a must.

Special Requirements: Experience rebuilding and adjusting golf course cutting units helpful, but not required. Must be a team player.

Salary: To commensurate with experience

Benefits: Health, life, and disability insurance, 401K

Date Available: Immediately

Nicklaus Golf Club is owned and managed by ClubCorp. We are also home of the Midwest Classic which is a PGA Web.com  tour event.

 

 

Grounds Employee (Posted 8/12/14)

 

 

Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, located in North Kansas City, Missouri is currently seeking a Grounds Employee.  Midwestern was founded in 1957 and continues to educate men and women for the work of Jesus Christ.  Situated on 160 acres, we are looking for someone that takes pride in their work and understands the overall mission of the seminary.

Below is a summary of the position.  If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your resume to gcrutcher@mbts.edu.

Status: Full-Time

Overview

The campus grounds maintenance position is responsible for the general appearance and upkeep of the grounds and shop at the main and north campus.

Responsibilities
Maintain flower beds;
Keep all grassy areas mowed and trim/edge around buildings, etc.;
Maintain trees and shrubs;
Snow and ice removal;
Clean and maintain equipment and tools;
Maintain order of all toolboxes, benches and storage areas;
Occasionally supervise employees. 

Qualifications

A Christian with high integrity who is actively pursuing a relationship with Christ in a local church body that is involved with Great Commission work;
Must possess people skills necessary to supervise and coordinate tasks to be done by other employees;
Physically capable of working outdoors in extreme weather conditions;
Must be dependable and self-motivated;
Must be able to demonstrate operation of equipment in a safe manner;
Grounds keeping and small machinery maintenance experience preferred;
Ability to prioritize tasks and work through them to completion.

 

Assistant Superintendent (Posted 7/11/14)

Grand Summit Golf and Country Club
15103 Grand Summit Blvd.
Grandview, MO 64030
816-331-7951
Tom Baier, Superintendent

Education -   2 to 4 year degree preferred,  or equivalent experience.

Experience – 1 to 3 years on a golf course with supervisory experience helpful.  Mechanical and irrigation repair helpful.

Salary - $25 to 30,000 depending on experience.

Benefits – Free apartment, golfing privileges

Date available – ASAP

Description -  Grand Summit is a Lindsey Management owned company with 40 courses.  Lindsey prefers to promote from within with plenty of opportunity.  The last three assistants have become Superintendents with the company.

Send Resume to above address attn: Tom Baier or email to gscc.super@lindseymanagement.com

 

Assistant Superintendent (Posted 7/9/14)

The National Golf Club of Kansas City and Loch Lloyd Country Club are currently seeking highly motivated and experienced Assistant Superintendents. Both clubs are private and are owned and operated by the same group. With ownerships support there are endless renovation and construction projects at both properties in our relentless pursuit of perfection.

Loch Lloyd Country Club is located twenty miles south of Kansas City and four miles from Overland Park, Kansas, Loch Lloyd Country Club is a Tom Watson Signature Design eighteen hole golf course that has been recently renovated in 2011/2012. Also there is an additional nine holes of golf; The Sechrest Nine which opened for play in 1990. http://www.lochlloyd.com/golf/

The National Golf Club of Kansas City is a Tom Watson Signature Design eighteen hole golf course that opened in 1999. 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. http://www.thenationalgolfclub.com/

Experience Requirements:
• Must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Must be highly organized, efficient and detail oriented
• Must possess basic computer skills – Word and Excel
• Supervisory experience strongly desired
• Strong business aptitude and passion for the golf business strongly desired
• Ability to speak Spanish is strongly desired
• GCSAA Member or apprentice preferred, but not required
• Must have 1 -2 years turfgrass management experience

Special Requirements:

Position Responsibilities:
• Responsible for all phases of golf course maintenance as directed by Superintendent
• Supervises the  irrigation technician and other line staff associates in the maintenance team as needed and instructed by the Superintendent
• Prepares weekly/daily schedules for line staff associates
• Delivers directives to maintenance associates; follows up to ensure quality control, neatness, and conformance to policies and procedures
• Calibrates and operates  sprayers and spreaders as needed
• Manages proper application and documentation of all chemical and fertilizer applications
• Assists the superintendent in development, presentation, and documentation of safety meetings
• Moderate exposure to extreme cold, heat, working outdoors, chemicals, pesticides, gasoline, vibration, mechanical hazards and electrical hazards. Work extended hours during golf season.
• Moderate physical activity including sitting, standing, walking, crouching/stooping/ squatting, crawling, twisting upper body, climbing and lifting an average of 60 lbs.

The maintenance teams at Fivestar Lifestyles are 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 world championship caliber golf courses, it is an incumbent motivation to provide to our members and their guests only the finest of playing surfaces. Upholding the integrity of the property’s with respect to the environment further solidifies Fivestar properties as some of the finest in the United States.

Date Available:  ASAP 

Application Instructions:

To apply please email your resume to markb@fivestarlifestyles.com and/or keithk@fivestarlifestyles.com

Salary Range:  DOE

  

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.

Requirements:  

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.

We provide:

Competitive pay based on experience with Overtime and profit sharing program.

Contact:

Fax resume to 913-782-8504 or apply in person with resume at

Custom Lawn & Landscape Inc.

15204 S. Keeler St. Olathe, Ks 66062

 

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.