Career Opportunities

These are the current career opportunities we have available within our company. Don’t see one you were hoping for? Apply anyway! We are always looking for motivated individuals with a growth mindset to join our team!

Career Opportunities Mowing, Management, Irrigation

Irrigation Technician

$22.00-$30.00 Hourly

MW Lawn & Landscape, Inc. in Olathe, KS is seeking an experienced Irrigation Technician for our Irrigation Department.

Requirements:

  • 2 years of experience working for a commercial company
  • able to troubleshoot all repairs
  • turn on and blow out experience
  • knowledge of current technology and WIFI controllers
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Install experience is a huge plus
  • Backflow certified
  • Strong ability to manage ones self
  • Snow removal/plowing experience a huge plus

Working Schedule:

  • Normal hours are 7:00am – 5:30pm Monday through Friday
  • This is a year round position

Benefits:

  • Paid holidays (New Years Eve, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day)
  • Paid Vacation (after 1 year)
  • 401K plan available after one year (4% match)
  • Health/Dental/Vision available after 90 Days, we pay 50% of your premium

Landscape Project Manager

$45,000-50,000 Per Year

Job Description

The Landscape Project Manager is a highly detailed individual who thrives in organizing multiple people, tasks and priorities in an efficient way. The core objective is to retain the clients of MW Lawn & Landscape, INC maintenance division, while ensuring above industry average gross profit to the company. This will be accomplished by thorough coordination of services to satisfy set expectations and by providing an organized environment for crews to be efficient. The LPM will be held accountable for all maintenance crews and services.

The Landscape Project Manager will primarily work from the field and manage up to 8 crews on a daily basis. The LPM will then be responsible for day-to-day troubleshooting of the maintenance crews, ensuring all goals are being met. The LPM will be our employees’ main point of contact for day-to-day questions and training. The LPM will quickly process action items and respond to client request in timely manner, adjusting schedules and routes as necessary. Finally, the LPM will responsible for new hire orientation.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Valid Driver’s License with clean driving record
  • 3+ years combined experience in scheduling, landscaping services, and management
  • Industry experience preferred
  • Bachelors Degree preferred
  • Computer Savvy – Aspire is a huge plus
  • Experience organizing and managing multiple people and crew

BENEFITS:

  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance (we pay 50% of the premium)
  • 401k with company match
  • Assigned Company Vehicle for use while on the job
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation (after 1 year)
  • On call snow pay
  • Phone Stipend

Mowing Associate (Driver)

$16.00-$17.00/ Hourly

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Able to communicate with Production team
  • Valid Driver’s License & Clean Driving Record
  • Operate Stand on mowers (Wright Standers, John Deere)
  • Operate Stihl Weed eaters and blowers
  • Drive a truck and trailer
  • Change mower blades daily
  • Ability to work with mowing crew
  • Desire to work as a team
  • Dependable and accountable
  • Available to work Saturdays on occasion
  • Perform Mandatory Monday checks
  • Keep vehicle and equipment clean
  • Able to stand/walk for 10 hours a day

BENEFITS :

  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance (we pay 50% of the premium)
  • 401k with company match
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation (after 1 year)
  • On call snow pay
  • Phone Stipend

Job Type: Full-time

Landscape Maintenance Crew Leader (Driver)

$17.00-$18.00/ Hourly

Job Description

MW Lawn & Landscape, Inc. in Olathe, KS is looking to hire an experienced Landscape Crew Leader. This person will directly oversee one other individual. We are looking for a person that has at least 2 years of experience. This is includes shrub trimming, lawn renovations, plantings, stump grinding and drainage. Typical day is 6:45am – 6:00pm. This position will also partake in snow removal over the winter.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Valid Driver’s License with clean driving record
  • Previous experience with a commercial landscape company
  • Detail-oriented & organized person
  • Ability consistently lift 50+ pounds
  • Drive a truck and trailer

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ability to run a 2 man crew
  • Operate a Bobcat, Dingo, Stihl handheld equipment
  • Operate aerators, verticutters, spreaders
  • Meet daily production goals
  • Maintain less than 1.5 hours of indirect time each day
  • Available to work Saturdays on occasion
  • Must keep accurate start/stop times
  • Allocate materials daily
  • Report time entry daily
  • Maintain a clean, safe vehicle and equipment
  • Reports to Production Manager

BENEFITS :

  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance (we pay 50% of the premium)
  • 401k with company match
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation (after 1 year)
  • On call snow pay
  • Phone Stipend

Fertilizer Technician

$17.00-$18.00 Hourly + Commission

MW Lawn & Landscape, Inc. in Olathe, KS is seeking an experienced Fertilizer Technician for our growing Fertilizer Department. We are looking to add an additional technician this Fall/Winter. MW Lawn & Landscape services both residential and commercial clients. Typically, this position works 45-50 hours per week Monday through Friday with an occasional Saturday. This position will run their own fertilizing route, up-selling additional services and treatments. They will also provide and lawn renovation estimate to all of their clients.This is a year round position and will participate in snow removal over the winter months.

Requirements:

  • 3B/3A Certifications
  • Staying compliant with Kansas and Missouri
  • Valid, clean driver’s license
  • 3 years of professional experience
  • Experience managing 300+ clients
  • Communicate with clients prior to service
  • Ability to lift 50+ pounds daily
  • Strong ability to run a smartphone (we are a paperless company)
  • Ability to operate a Z spray is preferred but not required
  • Strong knowledge of fertilizer chemicals and application practices
  • Succeeds in a fast pace environment
  • Strong ability to multitask
  • Responsible for keeping track of all time and materials at each job
  • Must meet daily production goals
  • Must maintain less than 2 hours of indirect time each day
  • Perform Mandatory Monday checks
  • Keep vehicle and equipment clean

Benefits:

  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance (we pay 50% of the premium)
  • 401k with company match
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation (5 days, 1 additional day with each additional year of continuous employment)
  • Free Uniform Service through Cintas
  • On call snow pay
  • Phone Stipend
  • 3 Production Bonuses available
  • Commissions on sales

Landscape Crew Leader (Driver)

$17.00-$18.00/ Hourly

JOB DESCRIPTION

MW Lawn & Landscape, Inc. in Olathe, KS is looking to hire a experienced Landscape Crew Leader that has a valid Drivers License with a clean driving record. We are looking for a person that has experience working for a commercial company in the past.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Able to communicate with Production team
  • Valid Driver’s License & Clean Driving Record
  • Operate Bobcats, Sod Cutters, Dingos
  • Operate Stihl Weed eaters, blowers, hedge trimmers, chainsaws
  • Drive a truck and trailer
  • Desire to work as a team
  • Dependable and accountable
  • Available to work Saturdays on occasion

BENEFITS :

  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance (we pay 50% of the premium)
  • 401k with company match
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation (after 1 year)
  • On call snow pay
  • Phone Stipend

Job Type: Full-time

Internships (5 or 10 week)

Pay: $14-$15+/hour

10-week Paid Summer Internship ($15+/hr)- choice of three focuses from following list:

5-week Paid Summer Internship ($14+/hr)- choice of one focus from following list:

Field Work
A hands-on opportunity to learn the ins & outs of the lawn care industry from the ground up. This choice would focus on what the field employees’ days look like as well as the opportunity to learn basic lawn care skills & the management levels of the crews.
Production Management
Shadow our Production Manager and see how to increase productivity of crews, manage issues that arise, and communicate with the rest of the team.
Operations Management
Shadow our Operations Manager to learn skills necessary to manage operations from budgets, materials, scheduling, to running weekly meetings, and handling issues that arise.
Project Management
Shadow our Project Manager to see what is needed to complete a landscape project from beginning to end. From ordering materials to reading landscape designs & managing construction sites. While also communicating from designer to crew as well as operations & office staff.
Horticulture/ Landscape Account Management
Shadow an Account Manager/ Horticulturalist to learn the sales process & strategies from lead generation through completed job, communicating with & educating customers on knowledge of plants &trees as needed.
Landscape Design
Shadow our Landscape Designer and learn the design/sales process from initial meetings to behind the scenes landscape design. Learn how to complete designs, price options, present ideas to customers, and line out project manager/crews as needed.


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