Rainbow Lawncare is creating extraordinary breakthroughs in
the green industry and the management of commercial properties. A
fundamental premise of Rainbow is the integrity of our people,
products and services. For more than 40 years, Rainbow has been
dedicated to scientifically proven-methods and we believe in
continuous education, research and discovery as we support and grow
as leaders in our industry. Our landscape products and services are
guaranteed to give complete customer satisfaction while delivering
unprecedented service, performance, quality and value.
As a Lawn Care and Holiday Design Sales Consultant, you will be
responsible for meeting and exceeding sales goals and objectives in
the Turf/Lawn and Holiday Design market, while developing customer
business relationships that create long term value for Rainbow
Lawncare and Holiday Design, as well as our customers. You will also
be responsible for implementation and execution of field tactical
activities that maintain and grow our product portfolio. In
addition, you will function as the face of Rainbow Lawncare and
Holiday Design for both our residential and commercial
Responsibilities and Duties
Sales Responsibilities and Client Management:
+ Sell Rainbow Lawncare and Holiday Design’s services and products
as appropriate to meet sales goals.
+ Build and cultivate strong business relationships with key end
users and maintain a working profile of opportunities with each end
+ Advise clients on all aspects of the health of their lawn,
including fertility, weed control, cultural practices, disease, or
+ Handle technical inquiries from clients and deal with problems or
concerns in regard to service issues in conjunction with management
+ Take responsibility for building sales within a designated
+ Represent the company at trade shows, provide demonstrations, give
+ Develop a professional and personal skill set that will impact
business strategy and growth
Qualifications and Skills:
+ BS in Horticulture/Turfgrass Management (Preferred but not
+ 2+ years of agronomic industry experience (ex: Lawn Care &
Maintenance and/or Turf & Ornamentals and/or Agricultural Products
and/or Related Disciplines)
+ 2+ year(s) of direct sales experience (Turf Superintendent,
Lawncare and/or Turf & Ornamental experience will be considered in
lieu of direct sales experience)
+ Sales/Marketing experience in Turf/Lawn Management Turf &
Ornamentals and/or related markets
+ Formal sales training courses
+ Demonstrated influencing abilities with high levels of performance
+ Account/Territory Management/Planning Experience
Compensation and Benefits:
+ Competitive salary (to be determined based on experience and
+ Comprehensive employee health and retirement benefit offerings to
include Medical, Dental, 401K
Call or email Jason Agar at
Jagar@treecarescience.com or 651.239.1318 to setup an
Employment Opportunity – City of Crystal
POSITION: Maintenance I
DEPARTMENT: Public Works Parks Department
STARTING HOURLY RANGE: Hourly pay range $22.25 - $27.81 DOQ/Union
HOURS: 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Must be able to work on call; some
weekends and as emergency or need arises.
CONTACT: Visit our website at www.crystalmn.gov
APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 18, 2018 at 11:59 p.m.
Position Objective: To perform manual and semi-skilled
maintenance work in the operation of light or medium weight trucks
and other equipment and performs labor related tasks as required to
maintain the city’s parks, facilities and streets.
Duties and Responsibilities: Performs general maintenance to
city facilities, playground equipment, bleachers, fences, backstops
and ice rinks such as painting, cleaning, minor repairs. Operates
and maintains such equipment as (but not limited to) front end
loaders, tractors, and self-propelled mowers and sweepers, dump
trucks, litter picker, push mowers, weed whips, tree spade, snow
plows and push-type rototillers. Performs landscape functions such
as hand digging, planting, tree trimming, sodding, fertilizing,
spraying, and mowing turf areas. Maintenance and installation of
irrigation systems. Removal of litter and trash in city parks and
facilities. Grooming, layout and striping of athletic fields. Tree
and shrub pruning and removal. Sets up and takes down hockey rink
boards. Performs minor plumbing, carpentry, welding, concrete
masonry, and electrical work. Performs snowplowing and shoveling.
Works as member of team to provide safe and efficient operation of
all park facilities. May assist with City forestry-related
projects, resident inquiries and programs. Performs preventative
maintenance and service work on equipment. Perform pre-trip
vehicle inspection as per CDL requirements. Contacts vendors or
purchase needed supplies or equipment as requested by supervisor.
Performs work within OSHA regulations, city safety procedures and
Employee Right-to-Know law regulations. Keeps accurate records as
needed. Uses common hand tools such as chain saws, handsaws, etc.
with reasonable degree of skill and operates a variety of city
equipment with proficiency. Performs duties on weekends, holidays
and evenings as assigned. Available to work on call as emergency or
need arises. Works in cooperation with and assists other
departments as needed. Performs other duties as assigned.
Minimum Requirements: High school degree or equivalent. Valid MN Commercial Vehicle Driver’s License. Must obtain tanker
endorsement and no air brake restriction within 6 months of hire.
Ability to lift 50 pounds and to perform all of the physical
requirements of the position.
Desirable Training and Experience: Two years of experience
in related municipal work, including park and horticulture. Two
years of experience in dump truck operation. Two years of
experience in light equipment operation. Experience in building
trades (carpentry, HVAV, electrical, plumbing). Experience in
irrigation installation, maintenance and repairs. Experience in
turf management and athletic field maintenance. Completion of a
technical school program for landscaping, ground maintenance,
carpentry, electrical or mechanics.
Note: Employment is subject to pre-employment physical examination
and work screen/drug testing and CDL driver’s license check.
APPLICATION PROCESS: To apply, please visit Employment
Opportunities under the Employment & Volunteering section of the
City of Crystal website: www.crystalmn.gov. All applications must
be received no later than February 18, 2018 by 11:59 p.m.
City of Crystal will not discriminate against
or harass any employee or applicant for employment because of race,
color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, disability, age,
marital status, sexual orientation, or status with regard to public
Assistant Manager Opening
THE GREENER BLADE
The Greener Blade is a full service lawn-care company specializing
in the application of granular fertilizer and liquid herbicide
Our office and shop is located in Eden Prairie. The Greener Blade is
a rapidly growing company currently servicing over a 1500
properties in and around the West metro-Lake Minnetonka community.
We provide full service lawn care maintenance to residents ranging
from 10+ Acre estates, to small single family homes. Application of
Fertilizer and herbicide products are the primary focus of this
Minimum 2 years of experience in the application of fertilizer and
herbicide products is required.
Benefits: cell phone, uniforms,
after 1 year employment receive eligibility to Company Life
insurance, 401K, and Personal Vehicle (New Ford Pickup)
Hours: Summer hours: Monday-Friday 40+ hrs/week (some Saturday work
during Spring and Fall months) Winter hours are very flexible.
Application Deadline: Feb 28, 2018
Please email your resume and references to:
Nate Studer (owner)
Job description: Territory Sales Rep,
Inside/Outside Turf Sales
Gertens Wholesale and
Professional Turf, the leading supplier to golf course
superintendents, sports turf managers, park supervisors, lawn care
operators and arborists is looking for a Landscape Turf Inside Sales
Representative to grow and expand the business. This ideal candidate
will have a background in commercial turf and landscape sales.
Build positive relationships with
customers providing excellent customer service through greeting,
reporting, and follow-up, regularly.
Process inside sales transactions,
enter orders, and process paperwork in a timely manner.
Develop and communicate customer
Process outgoing and incoming
Maintain a clean store environment.
Utilize systems to maintain
merchandise and inventory control
Provide support to Gertens’ sales
Perform daily store opening and
Maintain a high level of punctuality
and regular attendance.
Experience and Qualifications:
Proficient in Microsoft Office:
Specifically; Word, Outlook, and Excel.
Must be able to perform basic math
functions and read/comprehend written procedures.
Knowledge of turfgrass fertilizers,
chemicals, grass seed, and plant health care
Must possess strong organization
skills and ability to prioritize effectively.
Customer service experience,
Ability to lift 50-60 lbs.,
Ability to become fork lift
wage (to be determined based on experience and other factors)
employee health and retirement benefit offerings to include
Medical, Dental, 401K
Gertens Wholesale and Professional Turf is
headquartered in Eagan MN. Specializing in custom blended Turfgrass
seed, fertilizers, chemicals, and plant health care products for
arborists. We have a complete lineup of erosion control products
including hydroseeding supplies, strawblankets, enviroblankets,
wattles, and silt fence. Along with seasonal tools and ice melt
products. Working at Gertens will change your life!
Call or email Andy Vick at email@example.com or 651.239.1318 to
setup an appointment.
Warehouse Manager/ Sales
Services Inc. is looking for a Warehouse manager/ Sales person. We
are a local distributor of goods in the golf course, sports turf,
and lawn care industries. For 19 years, we strive for optimal
customer service and support, and demonstrated our commitment to the
industry. In order to grow and take our business to the next level
we are looking for a Warehouse manager/ sales person. This person
will play a key role in managing the warehouse, deliveries and when
time an opportunity for sales. Room for advancement within the
qualifications and Duties:
-Prefer 2-4 yr
degree in golf, sports, or landscape related and or knowledge of
turf related products.
-Clean driving record
-Basic use of computers and basic software programs
-Able to lift 50lbs+
-Able to operate a forklift
-Manage and record Inventory
-Setup deliveries with LTL
-Carry out deliveries throughout the metro and beyond when needed
-Opportunity for sales and duties that are involved with sales
$15-$20/hr DOE, Benefits are negotiable
Dues for MGCSA
send resumes to:
17525 Lorence Way
Eden Prairie, MN 55346