(Lincoln, Neb.) – Landscapes Unlimited has opened the application process for its 2022 internship program that helps college students hone skills in the development and construction of golf courses and sports fields.
Integrating classroom learning and real-world work environments, students are mentored hands-on by Landscapes Unlimited project managers in the areas of project policies, procedures, scope and communications; construction and irrigation techniques and processes; equipment management; and project execution.
Each area delves deep into the sophisticated tactics – including Landscapes Unlimited proprietary “M4” premium UAV tool that efficiently maps, measures, models and manages projects’ lifecycles – implemented by field teams.
Interns are assigned challenging projects and tasks which align with their academic tracks and career interests. Their progress is tracked against qualitative and quantitative goals for optimized experiences. Several have advanced to full-time positions at Landscapes Unlimited, evidencing the company’s collaborative and progressive culture toward universal client satisfaction.
“Leadership is the ability to achieve results through people,” says Brian Vitek, Chief Operating Officer of Landscapes Unlimited. “We are proud to cultivate the next generation of professionals and help future-proof the golf course and sports field development and construction discipline.”
Landscapes Unlimited internships align with the company’s Emerging Leaders program. With a promote-from-within motivation, the company selects employees demonstrating capabilities to move into senior roles. Curriculum is designed to sharpen modern-day business and technical skills, and is supported by shadowing Landscapes Unlimited leadership.
Guided by budgets from $20,000 to $20M-plus, emerging leaders work within Landscapes Unlimited project management framework. It includes activity and resource planning, organizing and motivating project teams, monitoring time management and progress, cost estimating and budget development, analyzing and managing project risk, and ultimately realizing client satisfaction.
About Landscapes Unlimited
Forty-five years young and family owned-and-operated, Landscapes Unlimited is the recognized leader in golf course development, construction and renovation. This claim is backed by its regionalized experts implementing modern-day best practices and technological advancements though trained expertise, fiscal prudency and a culture promoting unwavering success. Completed projects number in the thousands and include famous golf courses that host major tournament and PGA Tour events as well as revered local layouts of various shapes, sizes and budgets. Landscapes Unlimited involvement with multiple First Tee chapters demonstrates a strong commitment to grow the game and business of golf. It also excels at building sports fields for professional teams, colleges and municipalities. Sister company Landscapes Golf Management is one of America’s largest and most trusted operator of golf courses and country clubs across 20 states.
More information: www.landscapesunlimited.com, 402.423.6653.