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1 Job Listed

Horticulturist – Habitat Horticulture – “PLANT KEEPER”

Date Posted: June 29, 2018

Deadline: Friday, August 3, 2018

Organization: Riverbanks Zoo & Garden

Location: Columbia Area

City: Columbia

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $12.62/hour


Education and Experience: Associates degree in Horticulture, bachelors degree preferred, with two years experience in a horticultural area; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that provides the required skills, knowledge and abilities.  Prefer professional horticulture experience and/or training.  Must possess or be eligible for a valid SC driver’s license.

Position Description:

Ambassador Commitment: Create meaningful connections and inspire actions that will have a lasting impact on conservation.

Responsibilities: Under general supervision, performs horticultural duties for the purpose of beautifying and maintaining gardens, exhibits, animal habitats, plant collections, and/or public displays.  Must be eager to learn about our collection. The best candidate will demonstrate creativity and be able to work both independently and with a team on a variety of tasks and priorities. Works outdoors year-round in all weather conditions. Reports to the Director of Zoo Habitat Horticulture.

Schedule: 40 hours/week

Contact Name: HR Department

Contact Phone Number: 803-779-8717

Contact Email:

Program(s): Horticulture Technology Program

Referral Information: Please submit your application via the Riverbanks Zoo and Garden website:

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Agriculture, Industrial

1 Job Listed

Assistant Superintendent - Golf Construction

Date Posted: September 25, 2017

Deadline: Thursday, November 1, 2018

Organization: Duininck Inc.

Location: Other

City: Nationwide

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: DOE


Skills and Abilities: • Detailed working knowledge of the construction industry and management practices. • Knowledge of construction operations including materials, production tracking, project budgets and overhead analysis are preferred. • Ability to make good decisions in a timely manner. • Knowledge of technology equipment and software, and able to efficiently utilize software used by the business including Outlook, Microsoft Word and Excel. Experience with Viewpoint and Bid2Win, Auto CAD, and or Trimble Business software a plus. • Strong organization and detailed oriented skills. Self-Management: • Must be organized, self-motivated, and work well independently and as part of a group. • Must be a strong team player, able to work effectively with a variety of people, personalities, skills and organizational levels. • Demonstrate ability perform detailed tasks accurately. • Must be able to use verbal skills to talk with new vendors and subcontractors. • Comfortable taking personal responsibility to work efficiently and continuously improve the estimating processes. Education and Experience: • 2 year degree in Construction Management, Turf Grass/Sports Field Management, Pre-Engineering or related field, preferred. • Field experience in the construction industry is preferred. • Estimating experience or contract management experience in a related field preferred. Work Environment/Physical Demands: • Regularly required to stand, sit and move about the facility. • Able to lift objects up to 50 lbs. • Nationwide Travel as required. • Valid Driver’s license required. • Able to work with various office technology, hardware and software.

Position Description:

Duininck Golf is a Nationwide Golf Course Construction and Renovation Company that is known for their strong values and award winning work over the years. A company with over 90 years in business, Duininck brings a collaborative culture that models servant leadership. The Duininck Golf team performed renovations of the bunkers at Hazeltine National Golf Club in preparation for the Ryder Cup and constructed a new 18 hole for Bayou Oaks at City Park, a $15M project in New Orleans that is set up to host a PGA tournament. A new 9 hole short course in the Butch Harmon Golf Academy at The Floridian Golf Club, and an 18 hole bunker renovation at Interlachen Country Club (#54 of the top 100 Courses in America), which is currently preparing to host the upcoming PGA Tour event. These are a few recent projects worked on. With offices in MN and TX, the Duininck Golf team is growing and looking to expand their company. We are currently looking for individuals with strong values and a desire to build quality golf course projects throughout the nation. Come build and grow with Duininck!  Job Summary: An Assistant Superintendent’s main purpose is not limited to supervising/managing multiple small crews on a project, but will a “hands-on” management position. This may include management of a grading, drainage, feature construction, irrigation, special feature construction, grassing crew, or any other type of crews associated with heavy golf course construction. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: • Assist in daily preparation of a list of proposed crewmembers and present to project manager. • Daily crew management. • Daily recording of as-builts. • As-builts converted to Auto CAD • Daily recording of all quantities. • Daily documentation of production reports as required. • Train employees in the skills which are needed for each specific task. • Any and all other tasks which the project superintendent might need assistance with. • Layout with GPS. • Beginning use of Primavera scheduling. • Operating equipment as needed to complete tasks. • Hold weekly safety meetings, and daily huddles with crews. • Review with Site Supervisor and Estimator projects after construction • Assist office estimators as needed with take-offs, and calling for subcontractor quotes while projects are being estimated.

Schedule: Hours depending on weather and the location of the project, typically we work day hours and that can be from sun up to sun down.

Contact Name: David Lamas

Contact Phone Number: 3209781339

Contact Email:

Program(s): Building Construction Technology Horticulture Technology Program

Referral Information: Please apply online:

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