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Agriculture

4 Jobs Listed

Part Time Maintenance - Streets

Date Posted: April 19, 2018

Deadline: Friday, May 18, 2018

Organization: City of Newberry

Location: Newberry

City: Newberry

Website: View Website

Job Type: Part Time

Wages/Salary: $10 per hour

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED with five (5) to eleven (11) months related experience in grounds maintenance; or equivalent combination.
  • Ability to work outside every day, all year
  • Ability to lift and/or carry weights up to one hundred pounds.
  • Valid SC driver’s license.

Position Description:

The City of Newberry is looking for a person that loves working outdoors and has general maintenance background and/or landscaping background to join our Public Works Department - Street Maintenance team. Some work involves maintaining and operating various handheld and medium to light equipment including, but not limited to, tractor, backhoe, weed eater, front-end loader, lawn mower, and bush hog for general maintenance in the City.  In this role, some days’ tasks would include replacing street signs, cleaning and repairing storm drains, cleaning City buildings and/or parking lots, spreading dirt and painting.

As a member of the Public Works department some additional job functions will include, to respond to afterhours emergencies as needed, assist as a Sanitation Worker as needed, and apply herbicide with handheld or motorized equipment.

Schedule: Monday - Friday Daily hours vary - Flexible Schedule

Contact Name: Jana Boice

Contact Phone Number: 8033211000

Contact Email: JBOICE@CITYOFNEWBERRY.COM

Program(s): Horticulture Technology Program

Referral Information: Apply online

149498 Trades Specialist II

Date Posted: April 18, 2018

Deadline: Monday, April 30, 2018

Organization: Greenville Technical College

Location: Greenville Area

City: Greenville, SC

Website: View Website

Job Type: Part Time

Wages/Salary: $8.76/hr - $12.48/hr

Requirements:

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • HS diploma; or 10th grade equivalency + 1 yr related work experience.
  • Must possess a valid SC Driver's License.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Working knowledge of commercial turf equipment
  • Ability to organize workload on a daily basis
  • Ability to complete assigned tasks in a safe and timely manner, work competently in weather extremes, and capable of lifting 80 lbs unassisted.

Position Description:

In this challenging role, you will support the Grounds department at Greenville Technical College. Duties may include any or all of the following:

  • Remove all debris and litter on a daily basis.
  • Keep entrances to all buildings clean and free of leaf litter and debris.
  • Maintain turf and plant bed areas.
  • Remove litter, debris, and trash daily from assigned areas. Keep all hard surfaces debris free and safe for the public.
  • Assist other departments as necessary.

Schedule: 25 hours per week

Program(s): Horticulture Technology Program

Referral Information: For ALL Faculty Positions - An unofficial/student copy of your transcript must be submitted along with your on-line application if the position you are applying for requires a degree and/or certificate. Official transcripts are required when you begin employment. For Staff Positions - If you are applying for a position that requires a degree and/or certificate, an official transcript will be required when you begin employment. ***International transcripts must be evaluated through World Education Services*** If you are applying for a position that requires current Licensures/Certificates- a copy must be submitted along with your on-line application. Official current licensures/certificates will be required when you begin employment. Please feel free to submit any electronic documents with your on-line application as an attachment. TO APPLY: Interested applicants must visit https://hr.gvltec.edu/JobPostings.aspx to complete and submit an online application. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completed online applications.

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Grounds Specialist II

Date Posted: April 11, 2018

Deadline: Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Organization: Spartanburg Community College

Location: Greenville Area

City: Spartanburg

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $18,229 - $25,978

Requirements:

High school diploma plus two (2) years’ related work experience, or 10th grade education plus three (3) years’ related work experience.  Requires a valid driver’s license with a good driving record.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:         

Existing knowledge of commercial irrigation systems is preferred.

 

Position Description:

Performs groundskeeping, lawn maintenance, landscaping, and irrigation system duties to keep grounds in an excellent condition.

Schedule: 7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Monday - Thursday (1 hour lunch) 7:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., Friday

Contact Name: Susan Alt

Contact Phone Number: (864) 592-4706

Contact Email: alts@sccsc.edu

Program(s): Horticulture Technology Program

Referral Information: Apply online

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Operations Worker/Non-CDL Driver

Date Posted: March 2, 2018

Deadline: Monday, April 30, 2018

Organization: MNI Direct

Location: Greenville Area

City: Piedmont

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Requirements:

Required Skills, Knowledge, and Training

●     Education

o      High school diploma 

●     Skills and Training

o      Friendly, outgoing, cheerful, professional

o      Great at verbal communication, with a clear understanding when speaking (Fluent English)

o      Ability and desire to do the job once and right; exhibit pride in work

o      Ability to become certified to operate MHE

o      One or more year’s safe driving record

o      Ability to find locations on a GPS or other devise and plot a course to those locations.

o      Valid driver’s license and active health required.

o      Knowledge of the latest Federal DOT laws regarding driving times.

o      Ability to accurately maintain and submit drivers logs.

 

Physical Requirements  

●     Prolonged walking and standing

●     Ability to lift 50 lbs. repeatedly

●     Ability to work a flexible schedule (M-F)

●     Ability to work in severe weather conditions; both heat and cold

●     Requires prolonged sitting, driving and MHE operations 

 

●     Ability to make overnight runs if required. 

Position Description:

 Summary

Work with the Branch Manager and inside sales to ensure that yard is maintained to the MNI Direct standards and make deliveries and pick-ups as scheduled on board.

 

Primary Responsibilities  

●     Receive, unload, position, and maintain all plants and associated material on the sales yard

●     Greet customers on the yard or at jobsite Build relationships with foreman and crews associated to our customer base

●     Select and stage orders for customers as directed by sales

●     Space, jam, prune, weed, fertilize, water, or take other plant care measures to keep plants healthy

●     Load sales orders onto trucks for scheduled delivery; maintain accurate paperwork and clearly identifiable orders

●     Be qualified and prepared to fill in as an alternate driver if necessary

●     Ensure you know and practice good safety behavior and good safe work practices

●     Operate forklift and other MHE under OSHA certification as required

●     Perform other duties as required

●     Must know and abide by Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration truck driver guide for hours of service; including driver hours, duty hours and rest requirements.

●     Maintain required driver’s logs and necessary papers in accordance with DOT laws.

●     Preform required before, during and after operation “user maintenance” and provides required reports.

●     Safely operate McCorkle owned or leased vehicles and MHE in support rack of deliveries and pick-up of nursery plant material. 

Schedule: Monday - Friday

Contact Name: Paula Kitchens

Contact Phone Number: 706-595-9702 x 108

Contact Email: pkitchens@mccorklenurseries.com

Program(s): Horticulture Technology Program

Referral Information: Apply online

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Agriculture, Healthcare, Nursing

1 Job Listed

Whitten Center Employment Resource Fair

Date Posted: April 3, 2018

Deadline: Monday, April 30, 2018

Organization: SC Department of Disabilities and Special Needs

Location: Laurens

City: Clinton

Website: View Website

Requirements:

We are seeking compassionate individuals committed to providing day-to-day support to people with intellectual and / or developmental disabilities in a group home setting.

Position Description:

Join the SC Department of Disabilities and Special Needs and the SC Works Center for the first Employment Resource Fair at the Whitten Center on April 30th from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the Training & Development Building. NOW HIRING for various shifts:  Human Service Assistants (Part-time & Full Time shifts), Registered Nurse, Licensed Practical Nurse, Building / Grounds Specialist, Food Service Specialist, Equipment Operator II (Food Services) and more.

Contact Name: Anna Cox

Contact Email: Acox@ddsn.sc.gov

Program(s): Associate Degree Nursing Horticulture Technology Program Human Services Practical Nursing

Referral Information: On the day of the Employment Resource Fair, be sure to bring your resume if you have one. Applying on our state website prior to the event is encouraged. Walk-ins are welcome! To schedule an onsite interview on the day of the event, applicants must first apply via the state website (see below) and contact Anna Cox at Acox@ddsn.sc.gov by 4/26/2018 to reserve a slot.

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

Requirements:

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: DavidL@duininck.com

Program(s): Building Construction Technology Horticulture Technology Program

Referral Information: Please apply online: http://jobs.ourcareerpages.com/job/228125?source=DuininckInc&jobFeedCode=DuininckInc&returnURL=http://www.duininck.com/

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