First Assistant Greenkeeper

Rye Golf Club - East Sussex - South East
Greenkeeper 30 September 2020

Rye Golf Club, a renowned links with two courses on the South East coast.

The ideal candidate will need to be a team player with a keen eye for detail and an ability to problem solve and contribute ideas to enhance the quality of the golf courses, working under the direction of the Course Managers.

Preferred Requirements

  • The ability to lead, motivate, and supervise a team of green staff demonstrating good organisational and planning skills, whilst adhering to and implementing H&S legislation and safe working practices.
  • Minimum of NVQ Level 3 in Greenkeeping or working towards same. Links experience preferred but not mandatory
  • PA1, PA2, PA6 spraying qualifications or equivalent. The ability or the willingness to learn to operate a full GPS sprayer.
  • Willingness to go the extra mile to help the Club reach its goals, working flexible hours including rotational weekend working.
  • Experience in the operation of a fully computerised irrigation system including moisture meters and levels or the willingness to learn.
  • An understanding of the game of golf.
  • A full driving licence.


  • Competitive salary.
  • Club pension scheme.
  • Staff uniform. 
  • BIGGA membership.

Closing date: 30th September 2020

Interested applicants will email a CV with covering letter to: Course Manager Rye Golf Club Camber East Sussex TN31 7QS 


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