Groundsperson

Rye, NY

SUMMARY

Responsible for operating various mechanical and manual tools and equipment in a safe, efficient and effective manner to improve aesthetics, maintain course conditions and playability of Club Grounds, for the membership’s enjoyment, while reducing the effects of extensive play. 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Assembly of required tools or equipment
  • Operation of motorized equipment
  • Preparation of equipment
  • Location of specific areas of the Golf Course or Grounds
  • Fill divots
  • Mechanical raking of sand traps
  • Manual raking of sand traps
  • Rotary mowing
  • Operating a string trimmer
  • Assist in light construction

PERFORMANCE EXPECTATIONS

  • Safe and efficient operation of maintenance equipment at all times, including following safe operating procedures and using appropriate action
  • Knowledge and observation of maintenance standards at all times
  • Proficiency in distinguishing the courses, various hole numbers and other areas of the grounds
  • Develop a basic knowledge of the various aspects of Golf and Grounds maintenance, including a good working knowledge of various pieces of equipment
  • Ability to work long hours, flexible shifts, under various outdoors conditions

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent through a vocational school preferred 
  • Previous experience operating mechanical tools preferred
  • Previous experience working outdoors under various weather conditions
  • A Valid Driver’s License preferred. 
  • Should be able to operate a truckster, use a shovel and a mechanized sand rake


JOB CODE: 1000695