Wintergreen Resort Nellysford , VA 22958
This is an opportunity to be part of the crew that keeps Devils Knob, Wintergreens highly ranked mountain golf course, looking and playing great. The maintenance position includes.
In this position, you will help prepare, maintain, and/or repair tees, cups, traps, greens, roughs, fairways, bunkers, creeks, and lakes, and involves the use of hand tools, weed-eaters, fly-mowers, mowing equipment, fertilizer spreaders, and other maintenance tools. Work is performed under supervision, according to specific instruction given by management staff and/or course Superintendent. Employees may be exposed to constant physical exertion, loud noise, machinery, dirt, dust, chemical odors, and extreme weather conditions.
SPECIAL JOB REQUIREMENTS/QUALIFICATIONS:
Must be at least 18 years of age
Knowledge of and/or ability to learn about the care and proper use of tools and equipment used in the development and maintenance of greens, tees, fairways, roughs, bunkers, hazards, and general grounds of a golf course
Ability to quickly learn maintenance, care, and construction of greens, tees, fairways, hazards, bunkers, irrigation systems, and general grounds of a golf course
Knowledge of and/or ability to learn about turf disease, insects and rodents, chemicals, and the methods used to control these elements
Knowledge of and/or the ability to learn about the rules of golf
Ability to establish and maintain an effective working relationship with other employees and the public.
Knowledge of and/or the ability to learn occupational hazards and safety precautions
Ability to work flexible hours with some weekend and holiday work required
Ability to report for work on time and perform the duties of the job for an entire workday
Must have sufficient physical strength and ability to independently and repeatedly lift, move and carry objects weighing up to 50 pounds and to repeatedly lift, move and carry objects weighing more than 100 pounds with assistance
Responsible for the safe operation of any equipment used
Perform routine manual labor involved in golf course maintenance and construction
May sit, stand, stoop, climb ladders and walk for long periods of time
Clean, maintain, and service equipment
Cut grass with power equipment and hand tools
Loads and unloads dirt, gravel, sand and debris
Pick up trash on the golf course, in the maintenance building, and on the clubhouse grounds
Communicate effectively with other employees in the maintenance department and pro shop area
Operate various hand tools, including but not limited to, weed eater, backpack sprayer, backpack blower and water hose