Junior Greenkeeper

Woodcote Park, Epsom

Location
Woodcote Park, Epsom
Contract Type
Full time - Permanent
Closing date
28 February 2022

Junior Greenkeeper

Role Purpose Statement:

To implement tasks that ensure both golf courses are maintained to the required standard as expected by the members of The Royal Automobile Club.

 

Main Accountabilities:

·            Operate equipment for fine turf maintenance programmes that ensure quality and consistency.

·            Maintain standard operating procedures for the golf course against agreed Standard Operating Procedures and departmental policy.

·            Liaise with the Deputy Course Manager, Head Gardener & Head Mechanic on the upkeep and maintenance of estate grounds and gardens.

·            Maintain knowledge in relation to training and development.

·            Manage all operations in an environmental sustainable plan.

·            Ensure all Health & Safety systems protect and promote a safe working environment.

 

Service Delivery/Operations

·            Ensure that both golf courses are prepared appropriately for daily and competition play.

·            Ensure all playing surfaces are maintained to the highest standard with resource availability.

·            Ensure all areas are fit for purpose and safe for club members, guests and employees.

                            

Resource Planning/People Management

·            Utilise all work programmes to maximise benefit for turf management and is cost effective.

·            Partake in work programmes that maximises resource availability.

·            Maintain open communication, ensuring all team members are well informed at all times and working collaboratively with other departments. 

 

Service Quality

·            Ensure all work undertaken is representative of the quality expected in all areas managed on the estate so that club members experience is positive and memorable.

Health and Safety/Compliance

·            Ensure compliance with the rules of the Clubhouse Health & Safety policy.

·            Ensure all work practices are in line with all documented instructions and guidelines.

·            Implement and monitor policies and procedures, ensuring that the teams are adhering to them.

 

Person Specification  

Qualifications & Training

(Measured through external  education bodies, etc. City & Guilds)
Desirable and Essential

  • Full driving licence
  • National Certificate
  • Knowledge
  • 0 to 3 years in greenkeeping
  • Clear and relevant understanding of Health & Safety requirements.
  • Worked on Downland golf course
  • Worked at tournament venues
  • Experience managing woodlands
  • Experience in construction

Skills and Abilities

  • Multitasking
  • Prepared to work outdoors in all seasons
  • Implementing Health & Safety regulations

Personal Qualities

  • Clear communicator and listener
  • Team Player
  • Accountability
  • Respect
  • Trust

Values

  • Core Behaviours
  • Heritage
  • Excellence
  • Accountability
  • Respect
  • Trust
  • Focused
  • Passionate
  • Team Player
  • Integrity
  • Responsible
Location
Woodcote Park, Epsom
Contract Type
Full time - Permanent
Closing date
28 February 2022