First Assistant Greenkeeper

Cowdray Park Golf Club - West Sussex - South East
Greenkeeper 12 February 2022

Cowdray Park Golf Club is looking to recruit a First Assistant Greenkeeper to join our existing dedicated team. This is a great opportunity for a qualified greenkeeper who is looking to advance their career. 

The successful candidate will contribute to the maintenance and development of the golf course, practice facilities and the communal areas and will be involved in various project work.

We are seeking a First Assistant Greenkeeper who has a positive attitude with a strong work ethic and a willingness to learn and progress their continuing professional development.

Applicants should possess or be working towards the following qualifications:

  • NVQ Level 3 
  • PA1, PA2 and PA6 spraying certificates
  • Chainsaw license

And be able to demonstrate:

  • A minimum of 5 years golf course experience
  • Knowledge in the use and maintenance of all greenkeeping equipment
  • Being an honest team player
  • Strong attention to detail in presentation and health and safety
  • Good time management and communication skills
  • An ability to problem solve and make effective decisions
  • A full and clean UK driving license
  • A sound golfing knowledge. Being a keen golfer is desirable

In return we are offering:

  • Competitive salary 
  • Overtime/time off in lieu for additional hours
  • Holiday entitlement
  • Cowdray Estate Enhanced Pension scheme
  • Death in Service Option
  • Construction project experience
  • BIGGA membership
  • Playing rights to the course
  • Uniform/PPE

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to Tim Allen, Director of Golf: [email protected]



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