One of the entries for this year's BIGGA Photographic Competition: Wayne Vincent, Cotswold Hills Golf Club
Find a list of greenkeepers who are available for work in each region here:
If you are looking for a greenkeeper or other staff for your course, you can look at the basic details of each candidate and if interested in finding out more, click on the reference number which will open an email to BIGGA. You can attach a job description and your contact details and we will forward this to the selected candidate.
All the candidates listed are or have recently been BIGGA members.
Available for work in the Northern Region
Qualifications: NVQ level 2 & 3, Chainsaw, PA1, PA2, PA6, Pole saw and safe use of woodchippers
Availability: 2 November 2020
Qualifications: Level 2, Level 3, Pa1, Pa2, Pa6, Chainsaw felling and crosscutting
Competencies: Irrigation, drainage, EcoBunker
Availability: 15 December 2020
Available for work in Scotland
Qualifications: SVQ 3 and 4, ILM Management level 4. many short course certificates
Competencies: Good all round knowledge in course maintenance, problem solving on older irrigation systems.
Availability: 12 December 2020
Qualifications: ILMLevel 4, Greenkeeping and Groundsmanship 1,2,3 Management, Intermediate Health and Safety.
Competencies: All greenkeeping skills including irrigation, mechanics, construction and maintenance, budgeting
Availability: 16 January 2021
Available for work in the South East Region
Qualifications: FdSc sports turf maintenance, NVQ, L3, chainsaw, spraying, wood chipper, stump grinders, tele handler, tractor/ trailer training,
Competencies: Management, IT, Irrigation, mechanics, all round greenkeeper, construction, project management, planning, communications
Availability: 1 December 2020
Competencies: General operations
Availability: 3 January 2021
Qualifications: HND Golf Course Management, chainsaw CS30 CS31, spraying pa1 pa2 pa6, cherry picker, 1st Aid and AED
Competencies: All round greenkeeper, irrigation, construction, drainage. General course development. Tournament preparation. Cricket square preparation.
Availability: 4 January 2021
Qualifications: NVQ Level Two: Amenity Horticulture & Sports turf, NVQ Three Sports Turf & Amenity Horticulture Management, BTEC Level Three Diploma in Construction & Environment, First aid 2020, ISO 9001, 14001 Awareness and Environmental Training. Bio control, Risk assessments, Manual Handling training, Equal opportunities, Health and Safety, Customer Opportunities, Fire safety awareness, Play equipment inspections, Dumper training, C.A.T, NVQ RIDE ON EQUITMENT CYLINDER / ROTARY, NVQ CS 30,31, NVQ PA1,2,6
Competencies: All maintenance, Construction - re-building, tees, digger operations 22 year experience, bunker reconstruction, and revetting. tractor operations, various sports turf surfaces, highway construction
Availability: 31 January 2021
Available for work in South West & South Wales
Qualifications: Nvq level 2 & 3 , pa1, pa2, pa6
Competencies: General operation, irrigation, spraying, 8 years links experience
Availability: 28 September 2020
Qualifications: NVQ level 2 & 3 , pa1, pa2, pa6 MO1 Lantra CS30/31
Competencies: All round greenkeeper, irrigation & drainage work, construction, general mechanics,
Availability: 6 October 2020
For our members - during this difficult time across the nation, BIGGA is offering a free service for greenkeepers who are seeking work in the profession - your skills are too important to lose!
If you are a current member of BIGGA or have been within the last 6 months and have lost, or face losing your job, complete the form below and BIGGA will advertise your availability to Golf Clubs seeking staff free of charge.
We will NOT publish your personal details, we will forward contact information of interested employers directly to you.Can't see the form? You need to log in to the website and return to this page to access the form. You do not need to be a current BIGGA member to log in.
You can go to the help with your job application page which includes information on:
- Creating a CV
- Doing well at your interview
- Negotiating your pay package
Help with finding work