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Environmental Programs Specialist, Golf Course Superintendents Association of America – Kansas

Organization: Golf Course Superintendents Association of America

Position Title: Environmental Programs Specialist

Location: Lawrence, Kansas

Application Deadline: July 31, 2015, or until filled

Description: GCSAA is seeking a motivated environmental professional to provide high-quality research, writing and development of tools and reference material for sustainable golf course operations. This position also works closely with members, committees, boards and advisory panels to determine the issues impacting the golf course management profession and provide environmental friendly recommendations. Position will provide general clerical support which includes scheduling meetings, recording meeting outcomes and the administration of the GCSAA Research Grant Program and other environmental programs.

Qualifications: Qualified candidates must possess excellent writing and verbal communication skills and be able to focus on multiple projects in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment. Position also requires a high level of comfort with performing internet research, solid knowledge of Microsoft Office programs and generating reports from a database. Candidate must have a bachelor’s degree in biology, natural resources, environmental science or a business degree that demonstrates a focus on sustainability or equivalent experience. Minimum of three years in a professional business environment with hands-on experience dealing with environmental issues also required. Experience with natural resources and/or similar land management and knowledge of or interest in the game of golf preferred. Some travel will be required.

How to Apply: Please submit cover letter, résumé and salary requirements to:

GCSAA
Attn: Human Resources – Environmental Programs
1421 Research Park Dr
Lawrence KS  66049-3858
E-mail: hrmail@gcsaa.org

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