Operations Manager - Safelawns

Woburn, Massachusetts, United States Full-time

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. 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.

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.

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

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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