Head Greenkeeper

Widnes Golf Club - Cheshire - Northern
Managerial - Greenkeeper 3 August 2024

HEAD GREENKEEPER
 
WIDNES GOLF CLUB – CHESHIRE – NORTHWEST
 
Widnes golf Club is a Private members Club founded in 1924 and is located in a scenic parkland setting.
 
MANAGERIAL – GREENKEEPER JULY 2024
 
Managing the Greenkeeping Staff and the golf course in line with the Club’s strategic plans, ensuring the maintenance, upkeep and agronomic health of the course.  The role is permanent and full-time.  As a key member of the Club’s team, you will have the opportunity to contribute widely to an exciting course development programme.
 
 

ESSENTIAL SKILLS

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience as a greenkeeper highly skilled in turf maintenance, drainage management and irrigation operation and management
  • Possess management and leadership skills, having previously been a team leader, with the ability to communicate at all levels
  • Understand the need to prepare a course to a high standard
  • Attention to detail
  • Competent in the use of a wide variety of machinery: machine maintenance & management
  • NVQ level 2/3 in Greenkeeping and sports turf management
  • PA1, PA2 & PA6 spraying and chainsaw qualifications essential
  • To be fully competent in monitoring and maintaining health, safety and security in the workplace
  • Have the ability to work within a budget
  • A full UK driving licence
OTHER DESIRED SKILLS
  • Ability to lead renovation, drainage projects and construction work
  • CS30 and CS31 Chainsaw qualifications
  • Ability to have a strong social media presence promoting the club
  • IT skills
BENEFITS
  • Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • 20 days annual leave
  • Uniform and all PPE provided by the Club

Applications should be via email with a supporting C.V. and cover letter to: [email protected] for the attention of the Secretary Manager, Nicola Ogburn

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