Deputy Head Greenkeeper

Guildford Golf Club - South East
Managerial - Greenkeeper 6 October 2020

We wish to employ a Deputy Head Greenkeeper to strengthen our team at Guildford Golf club. The successful candidate will be responsible for the day-to-day operation of the greenkeeping team.

The successful applicant will need to be experienced, hard working, reliable and highly motivated. Be a team player with excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to integrate into a small team. Previous team management skills are not essential but we seek someone with the character and skills to take responsibility for decision making and leadership when called upon. They will need to demonstrate a professional and modern approach to greenkeeping, the ability to communicate, lead & develop others in the team.

Applicants will, be expected to demonstrate a proven track record of the following:

  • NVQ Level 3 in Greenkeeping or sports turf management
  • Supervisory experience with ability to plan, organise and implement work programs
  • Proven ability to motivate, lead, develop and mentor others
  • Computer literate
  • PA1, 2 and 6a spraying certificates
  • Equipped both technically and practically to undertake greenkeeping duties to the highest standard
  • Knowledge of Health & Safety legislation

It would be an advantage but not essential to have:

  • Irrigation experience including repair and maintenance
  • NPTC Chainsaw license
  • Good working knowledge and maintenance of fine turf machinery
  • Construction experience
  • Current First Aid Certificate Salary - 30K plus overtime

Applicants should email with their full CV with a covering letter to;

Jordan Thompson - Head Greenkeeper


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