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Egli Landscapes Inc. Operations Manager

Do you love the challenges of leading leaders?

Do not miss your chance to join our growing landscape company.  As the Operations Manager for Egli Landscapes in Wayland Iowa, you will be making a difference in the lives of our customers each and every day.  We have sincere desire of building lasting personal and business relationships while adding value to every client’s property as we show them what service is all about.

We are seeking someone who is comfortable working hard in challenging situations, meeting new people, with excellent communication skills, and who is serious multitasker.  If you are self-motivated and have superb interpersonal skills, then you’ll thrive in this work environment.  Our idea of the ultimate candidate is one who is proactive, experienced, truly enjoys providing superior service, and loves taking ownership.  Are you dependable and super-excited about routinely exceeding expectations? Then YOU may be who we are looking for to lead our teams.

As a valued member of Egli Landscapes team, you’ll be part of stable, growing company, offering custom landscape design/build and landscape maintenance services in South East Iowa.  You will receive a competitive pay rate, with lots of opportunity to learn and grow.

Read over some of our responsibilities and minimum requirements, and check out the company website.  Then apply today!  We are looking forward to supporting you in your marathon with us!


  • 40 hours/week flexible to work overtime required
  • Vary between 6:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.


Some of the Responsibilities

  • Provide the planning, budgeting and development of the Production Teams.
  • Lead team leaders as they install and maintain landscapes, hardscapes, water features, LED low voltage lighting and B&B tree installation.
  • Communicate with property owners.
  • Project estimating, job costing and quality control.
  • Ensure job processes and procedures are followed.
  • Training and development of team leaders.

Minimum Requirements

  • 3+ years’ experience in the management or leadership position. Construction and landscape experience is a +.
  • Ability to manage several team leaders.
  • A valid driver license with a reasonable driving record.
  • Ability to pass a criminal background check with no felony convictions or misdemeanors involving violence or theft.
  • Must be able to pass a drug test.
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills.
  • Knowledgeable at estimating, job costing and quality control.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Excel, and Word.
  • Read blue prints and basic hand designs and willing to learn/understand Pro-Landscape and U-Vision
  • Experience working with property owners.
  • Commercial Drivers License (CDL)
  • License to apply chemicals


Competitive based on experience, bonus available.  We also provide great benefits, including a percentage of Health Insurance (to be decided), SIMPLE IRA, paid vacation, paid holidays and a company uniform (shirts, sweatshirts, coat and hat).

Check out our website at: for more information.

TO APPLY: E-mail your resume and/or brief description of work history and necessary compensation to .

Vision of Egli Landscapes Inc…

Egli landscapes has become THE company of choice in South East Iowa who continues to strive for excellence, growing individually while uniting as a team, providing an exemplary level of service to our clients, all while operating at maximum efficiency.



Now Hiring!

Landscape Team Leader and Team Members

At Egli Landscapes, Inc. – we’ve spent years working with clever, creative people. Some come to us with years of experience and other are new to the green industry. Look, we don’t present our potential clients with a resume and expect them to hire us… we show up and wow them. We’re going to invite you to wow us. We’re expanding our team and looking to create a career path for the individual that can make the most difference to our company and who are most aligned with our values.

You may send us your resume and cover letter to, which should include an explanation of why you would make a great addition to our team and more personal information about yourself, or click on the the “to apply” tab below to download an employment application to fill out and send to us.

At Egli Landscapes, Inc – we serve our team by placing value in the following areas:

  • Cross-train team so they can be prepared to take on additional leadership in the future.
  • Create a team culture so that no one individual can make the company or break the company. We will learn together, laugh together, work hard together & make money together.
  • Our company embraces life outdoors and the value of hard physical work with the joy of maintaining impeccable properties for our clients.
  • If you’re the best, you won’t ever have to worry about being paid above industry standards.

  • Minimum 5 years experience overcoming challenges
  • 1 great story of how you helped someone else succeed
  • Able to work in, and appreciate, very hot days, very cold days, rainy days & beautiful days.
  • Must demonstrate an insatiable energy to learn and be challenged. We are the best at what we do and are only prepared to invest in the best people.
  • Valid license, clean driving history and insurable. Preference of CDL or willingness to get one.

  • Keep our clients’ properties looking fantastic using an established system.
  • Bring suggestions for improvement to every weekly meeting.
  • Communicate with our clients regularly, and constantly “check-in” with them ensuring that our service is exceeding their expectations.
  • Operate various power equipment (ie, weed eaters, blowers, edgers, sod cutters), trucks, trailers, track loaders, and excavators.

•Entry Level: $10-$16 per hour, dependent on experience & qualifications, plus benefits

•Leadership & Management Level: negotiable, dependent on experience & qualifications, plus benefits

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Egli Landscapes, Inc
Attn: Erica Martin
1425 Hwy 78
Wayland, IA 52641