Operations Manager- SafeLawns

Woburn, Massachusetts, United States Full-time


Operations Manager- SafeLawns

Woburn, MA


Mahoney's SafeLawns, a division of Mahoney's Garden Center, is searching for an experienced green industry professional to train to become the Operations Manager. The ideal candidate should have a strong management background that includes sales activity, customer service experience, strong computer/technological skills, as well as a desire to work outdoors.

This is a unique career opportunity for a goal oriented person, who understands the challenges of a seasonal business. As a Manager in Training you will learn all aspects of our operations, including the technical work on lawns, sales and marketing approach, and administrative functions. This process is designed to prepare the candidate to assume full management responsibilities for the 2018 season. 
To learn more about SafeLawns go to www.mahoneyssafelawns.com

Candidate Requirements
• Certificate or degree in Turf, Entomology, Plant Sciences, Horticulture or equivalent experience
• At least 2-3 years' experience in turf applications and maintenance or horticulture field
• Valid MA driver's license and good driving history
• Current Massachusetts Pesticide License or ability to acquire one within 30 days of employment
• Experience with Organic maintenance a plus
• Computer proficient with understanding of MS Office and Quickbooks and the ability to troubleshoot problems
• Must have strong written and oral communication skills
• 1-3 years' experience driving light to medium size trucks

 Other Duties
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Competitive Compensation: DOE
Benefits available: Paid Time Off (vacation/sick time/personal days), 401K and company match, Health Insurance plan including vision and dental

 Physical Demands
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. This position is active and requires standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling and climbing. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

AAP/EEO Statement
At Mahoney’s Garden Center provides a fair and equal employment opportunity for all team members and candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability. Mahoney’s Garden Center hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the position to be filled.