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Assistant Superintendent (Posted 1/27/15)

High-end private club with matching expectations. Seeking candidate that is self-motivated and hard working with transition zone experience. Summer bentgrass experience a plus. Degree preferred. Salary commensurate with experience level along with additional benefits. Seeking to fill position by end of  May 2015. Please e-mail resumes to gcs@shadowglen.org.

 

Warehouse and Delivery Manager/Inside Sales (Posted 1/15/15)

Supreme Turf Products, Inc.

19925 W. 161st St., Suite E
Olathe, KS 66062

Contact:

John Dixon- 913-829-3611 (office & fax)  816-210-0071 (cell)

Mike Kipper- 913-829-3611 (office &fax)  913-208-5268 (cell)

supremeturfkc@sbcglobal.net

Educational Requirements:
2-4 Year Degree in Turf Management or related field preferred, but not required

Experience Requirements:
2 years in Turf Management or related field
Basic computer skills
Basic knowledge of fertilizer, seed, and plant protectant products 

Special Requirements:
Ability to pass DOT Physical
Ability to drive forklift
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
Ability to work well with both customers and suppliers 

Salary:  Base Salary (commensurate with experience) plus Commissions  

Benefits:  Health Insurance, 401K, Vacation/Sick Leave, Work Expenses

Date Available: Immediate

Supreme Turf Products, Inc. distributes seed, fertilizer, and plant protectants throughout Missouri, Kansas, Central and Southern Illinois, and Western Kentucky.  We carry all major manufacturers’ products. We have been in business for 32 years and are looking to add another valuable member to our team.

 

Assistant Golf Course Superintendent (Posted 1.15.15)

Dub's Dread Golf Club

4301 North 129th Street
Kansas City, KS 66109

Dub's Dread is looking for a self-motivated, proactive, career driven individual who could come aboard and help provide championship course style conditions while creating a fun and safe working environment for the rest of the crew.

Dub's Dread Golf Club is located on the west side of Kansas City, Kansas about 3.5 miles west of the Kansas Speedway.  The course open for play in 1962 and was documented as the longest playing course in the United States in the late 1960's.  Dub's Dread has Penncross bentgrass greens with Zoysia tees and fairways.  For more information go to www.DubsDreadGolfClub.com 

The Assistant is responsible for working with the Superintendent in the day to day operations of the maintenance of Dub’s Dread Golf Club.  The position is a working/supervisory position. Must be able to manage the staff and to handle problems or unforeseen circumstances when they arise in absence of the Superintendent.  Will enforce a safe working environment and instruct the staff to use all personal protection equipment as necessary. The assistant also trains equipment operators on the operation and care of mowing and other equipment; apply pesticide applications and/or operates and calibrates pesticide application equipment; supervises and participates in the operation and maintenance of the  pump station, and in the maintenance of the irrigation system. This position assists in personnel management and evaluation, employee safety, personnel discipline and may also modify the daily work schedule based on professional interpretation. 

Position Requirements:

  • 2 or 4-year degree in Turf Management or related field
  • 3 years or more of progressive experience in golf course maintenance
  • Be well versed in all aspects of day-to-day golf course setup and maintenance
  • Possess or obtain a Kansas Pesticide License
  • Have experience in irrigation troubleshooting, repair and scheduling
  • Valid Driver's License     

Starting Salary: $26,000 to $30,000

BenefitsHealth Insurance, 401k, uniforms, meals, DDGC pays GCSAA and Chapter dues, and golfing privileges

Please email Resume and references to:

Scott Cummins, Golf Course Superintendent
Dub's Dread Golf Club
913-238-1802
913-721-1354 (fax)
scummins@dubsdreadgolfclub.com

 

Maintenance Manager (Posted 1/6/15)

Stonebridge Outdoor 

P.O. Box 496 Raymore, MO 64083 

Contact Name: Mike Crist  
Phone # (816) 322-2586 
Email: MCrist@StonebridgeOutdoor.com  

Stonebridge Outdoor, a Kansas City-based landscape design and Installation Company, is looking to add qualified and enthusiastic individuals to our team of landscape professionals. At Stonebridge, we believe in high quality installation of custom designed outdoor spaces, uniquely tailored to each client’s individual wishes, style and site requirements. Our primary commitment is to develop lasting client relationships by delivering a superior product through devoted customer service. If Stonebridge Outdoor sounds like a potential fit for you, we encourage you to contact us via the information below. 

Job Requirements: 

-2 or 4-year degree in Turf Management or related field is preferred 
-Supervisory experience preferred 

Responsibilities  

-Work with clients to develop a maintenance program for their property 
-Have a knowledge of industry standards and techniques for maintaining turf and landscapes 
-Be able to effectively execute all services offered in the maintenance program (not including services done by install crews) 
-Be able to accurately measure, estimate and price services offered in the maintenance program 
-Manage a crew(s) for the maintenance program 
-Professional appearance 
-Accountable, Punctual and Honest 
-Consistently acquire additional customers for the maintenance program 

Special Requirements: Pesticide/Applicator and Back Flow certification will need to be obtained if hired. 

Salary:  $35k and up starting annual salary depending on experience and qualifications, health benefits, Company provided vehicle, and phone. Additional skills (i.e. Spanish-speaking, professional certifications, extensive experience, etc.) may garner additional/negotiable compensation. 

Benefits:  Health Insurance, Uniforms, Vehicle, PTO, Hours of normal operation are Monday –Friday. 

Date Available: Immediately 

 

Crew Leaders (Posted 1/6/15)

Stonebridge Outdoor 

P.O. Box 496 Raymore, MO 64083 

Contact Name: Mike Crist  
Phone # (816) 322-2586 
Email: MCrist@StonebridgeOutdoor.com 

Stonebridge Outdoor, a Kansas City-based landscape design and Installation Company, is looking to add qualified and enthusiastic individuals to our team of landscape professionals. At Stonebridge, we believe in high quality installation of custom designed outdoor spaces, uniquely tailored to each client’s individual wishes, style and site requirements. Our primary commitment is to develop lasting client relationships by delivering a superior product through devoted customer service. If Stonebridge Outdoor sounds like a potential fit for you, we encourage you to contact us via the information below. 

Job Requirements: 

Crew Leaders: 
-Have clean driving record and a valid driver’s license to operate Stonebridge Outdoor vehicles 
-3+ years field experience in the landscape industry 
-Ability to lead by both, example and delegation 
-Professional appearance 
-Layout projects as shown on provided designs 
-Execute all facets of installation up to Stonebridge Outdoor specifications 
-Manage a crew to achieve expectations and installations as determined by estimator and project managers 
-Work with ALL Stonebridge Outdoor staff to complete projects as specified 
-Ability to represent the culture of Stonebridge Outdoor on a daily basis 
-Responsible to maintain overall appearance and functionality of company provided equipment, tools and vehicles 
-Responsible to maintain a clean and organized project site 
-Manage the time keeping for installers and jobs 

Salary: $15 /Hour and up depending on experience 

Benefits:  Company vehicle, Phone, Uniforms, Hours of normal operation are Monday-Friday. 

Date Available: Immediately 

 

 

Assistant Golf Course Superintendent (Posted 12/29/14)

Milburn Country Club

7501 W. 69th St
Overland Park, KS  66204 

Milburn CC is an 18-hole, private facility located in Overland Park, Kansas.  Milburn CC was founded in 1917 and has hosted numerous top amateur golf events including the Kansas Amateur (schedule to host again in 2019), Missouri Amateur, Heart of America Four-Ball, The Watson Challenge, and numerous USGA regional and sectional qualifiers.   Milburn has a new clubhouse that opened in 2013.

The Assistant Superintendent will work in conjunction with the existing Lead Assistant Superintendent on staff and report directly to the Golf Course Superintendent.  The main responsibilities of the position are to help the Superintendent and other Assistant Superintendent in developing agronomic plans, daily crew supervision and delegation, chemical and fertilizer calibration and application, irrigation troubleshooting, repair and scheduling.

This position is a working supervisory position.  The ideal candidate will be a self-driven individual who likes to get their hands dirty while at the same time watching over the staff to provide the best possible conditions for members and guests.

Job Requirements:

  •         2 or 4-year degree in Turf Management or related field
  •         2-3 years or more of progressive experience in golf course maintenance
  •         Some supervisory experience
  •         Be well versed in all aspects of day-to-day golf course setup and maintenance
  •         Possess or obtain a Kansas Pesticide License
  •         Have experience in irrigation troubleshooting, repair and scheduling
  •         Most importantly an eye for detail and willingness to put in the hours and effort necessary to      continue to improve a great golf course

Salary: $30,000-$35,000 annual salary

Benefits:  Health Insurance, 401k, uniforms, meals, Club pays GCSAA and Chapter dues as well as local and regional educational opportunities, Vacation and Sick pay, and golf privileges

To Apply:

Email Preferred.  Please send cover letter and resume to:

Steve Wilson, CGCS
Golf Course Superintendent
Milburn Country Club
7501 W. 69th St
Overland Park, KS  66204
(O) – 913.236.9951

steve@milburn.org

Application Deadline: January 15, 2015

 

Turf Manager (Posted 10/24/14)


Ryan Lawn and Tree     
9120 Barton Street
Overland Park KS 66214


Contact:  Debra Warner, 913-381-1505, 913-381-2378, debrawarner@ryanlawn.com           

Educational Requirements: College degree is preferred. Previous experience working on golf course or athletic fields a plus. 

Experience Requirements:  Turf technicians will provide lawn care (fertilization, weed control, insect control, disease control and seeding), suggest tree & shrub care and offer landscape advice to our clients. This position requires both field work and sales work.

Special Requirements: Pesticide/Applicator certification will eventually be required.

Salary:  Based upon experience (base plus commission), Starting pay $35,000.

Benefits:  Excellent benefit package including: ESOP (employee-owned company), 401k, PTO

Date Available:  Immediate

Ryan Lawn and Tree hand picks  every person for our employee-owned company. RYAN is a $25+ million dollar company and a leader in our industry. You will become a partner in the highest quality lawn and tree company in the Midwest.