Hands-on and hardworking successful in Turf and landscape maintenance. Meticulous and detail-oriented with a strong work ethic and excellent interpersonal communication skills.
Ability to operate and repair various types of equipment.
Plant identification specialist
Strong leadership skills
Landscape Manager, 10/2012
to 04/2016 Oceana Resorts by Wyndham – 1000 2nd Avenue South, North Myrtle Beach,
SC. 29577 Managed Nine person landscape crew which maintained twelve oceanfront hotels. (Including scheduling. hiring, reprimands, reviews and dismissals}. Purchasing, maintenance and proper usage of machinery and chemical products. Sodding, fertilizing, spraying, cutting and edging various turfgrass species. Installed and maintained annual and perennial landscape vegetation.
to 07/2012 River Oaks Golf Plantation – 831 River Oaks Dr. Myrtle Beach,
SC. 29579 Responsible for upkeep of a 27 hole golf facility which included managing an 8 to 16 person maintenance staff. Spraying, fertilizing, watering and mowing several types of turfgrass and ornamentals. I also helped repair all mechanical problems with equipment and Irrigation systems.
to 01/2009 Carradam Golf Course – North Huntingdon,
PA All aspects of golf course maintenance including managing 6 person crew, equipment operation and repair, irrigation.
Associate of Applied Science: Horticulture,
1997 CCAC Boyce - Export,
Advanced Turfgrass Certificate: Advanced Turfgrass Studies,
Current Penn State - Pittsburgh/ Online
Designed and installed landscape project which won the 2014 and 2015 Community Appearance Award, North Myrtle Beach, SC.