Greenkeeper, groundsman and gardeners (Full time)

You will be part of small team who looks after one of the largest and eventful golf course in the country. This role require previous experience in a ground care role and previous experience in operating grass care machinery.

Main Objective & Job Role

To carry out routine golf course maintenance tasks as directed by the course manager, in accordance with the club’s golf course Maintenance Policy, the Health and Safety Policy and the Greenkeepers Code of Conduct.

Main Area of Responsibility

  • Cut tees, greens, surrounds, fairways, rough and semi rough

  • Set up the golf course, including changing holes, moving tee markers, indicating OOB, Drop zones and hazards

  • Switch and brush greens

  • Apply top dressing and fertilizer

  • Identify and control pests and diseases

  • Renovate worn and damaged turf

  • Prepare and maintain machinery

  • Raking and maintaining bunkers

  • Adhere to the company’s procedures on health & safety, security and hygiene

  • Full awareness and compliance with the fire evacuation procedures

  • Reporting any accidents and potential hazards to the Department Head.

  • To attend any internal or external courses that management deem beneficial

  • To help and advice new staff on all aspects and standards in all job activities

  • To complete all online training within time limit set

  • Full training can be provided

Salary: Starting salary of £9.62 per hour/£20,096.60 per annum, increasing to £10.69 per hour/£22,235 per annum after completing a successful probationary period of 3 months.

Benefits

This role is known internally as an S1 role, and some of the benefits associated with this role are:

  • Free Golf & Leisure membership 
  • Cashback on essential health care  (Full time staff only)
  • Employee awards               
  • Enhanced Pension Contributions - 4x salary death in service policy (Full time staff only)                    -
  •  Staff canteen with free staff meals (currently paused whilst COVID-19 restrictions are in place)

Discounts on: food & beverage, hair studio appointments, Spa products, hotel stays, Virgin Experience days, new cars

COVID-19 considerations: We have received industry awards for being COVID secure.

To apply Email: givemeajob@whittlebury.com Or complete the application form below

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