The primary purpose of the position is to assist in the area of grounds keeping of the Lonnie Poole Golf Course, including but not limited to:
-Applying fertilizer and pesticides on and around the course under the direct supervision of an employee who is licensed in Ornamental & Turf Pest Control
-Cutting grass on the tee boxes, fairways, roughs, fringes and greens
-Golf course upkeep, sprinkler system maintenance, fencing, tree trimming
-Equipment used includes but not limited to walking and riding mowers, tee mowers, fairway mowers, rough mowers, rollers, bunker rakes, carts, push mowers and a variety of powered and non-powered hand tools.
Preferred Skills :
-Must be able to lift 50 lbs without assistance frequently.
-Ability to work independently and to complete daily activities and assignments according to work schedule.
-Ability to walk and stand for long periods of time in outside conditions, and perform strenuous physical labor.
-Ability to use equipment and tools properly and safely.
-Ability to understand and follow written and oral instructions.
-Ability to establish effective working relationships with employees, supervisors and the public.