Posts made in April, 2015

Landscape Crew Member Position

Posted on Apr 6, 2015 in Job Postings

Ability to work within a team to complete projects. Have a strong natural work ethic & enjoy physical labor outdoors Have the ability to drive and operate all equipment required to successfully complete landscape activities or possess the willingness to learn.  (I.e. dump trucks, skidsters and accessories, tractors, small power equipment, and hand tools). Display the ability to follow company Safety Program. A valid Iowa Drivers license preferred.  CDL license a plus. Knowledge of standard landscape practices a plus but not required. Knowledge of plant material a plus but not required....

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Purchasing Manager Position

Posted on Apr 6, 2015 in Job Postings

Foster’s, Inc., the Midwest’s leading wholesale distributor of lawn & garden, outdoor décor and landscaping supplies is seeking an experienced individual to lead our product acquisition team. The successful candidate will have significant experience in supplier relations, buying supervision and purchasing. A four-year degree is desired. An exceptional understanding of purchasing methodologies, metrics and establishing computer tools to streamline and improve the purchasing process is required. A personal interest in gardening would be beneficial. This position is located in our Waterloo,...

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Groundskeeping position at Creighton University

Posted on Apr 6, 2015 in Job Postings

We are currently seeking applicants for a full-time, year-round Groundskeeping position at Creighton University in Omaha, NE.  Click on the following link to find out more and apply: https://careers.creighton.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1427808192169

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Spring 2015 Landscape & Irrigation Positions at Winona Nursery

Posted on Apr 6, 2015 in Job Postings

Click here to download the flyer as a PDF: Spring 2015...

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INLA Award Winners

Posted on Apr 6, 2015 in Uncategorized

INLA Award Winners

KEVIN FEHR ANNOUNCED AS THE IOWA CERTIFIED NURSERY PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR Des Moines, IA – For his contribution to the INLA by instilling enthusiasm and interest in the young people of our industry, our 2015 ICNP of the Year is Kevin Fehr of Iowa Lakes Community College. Kevin is a long time member and contributor of the INLA. We are pleased that Kevin has dedicated so much time to the INLA over the years. Kevin is a member of numerous professional associations including: Minnesota Nursery and Landscape Assn, Iowa Professional Lawn Care Assn, Iowa Golf Course Superintendents Assn, Golf...

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