Assistant Greenkeeper

To assist the Course Manager/Deputy with the management of the golf courses and practice facilities, plus any upgrading and improvements as required.

Job Tasks

  • To assist the Course Manager/Deputy with the management of both courses and practice areas with the aim to make them playable for as many of the 365 days of the year as possible;
  • To assist in the maintenance of all grassland areas on the Estate;
  • To assist in maintaining and the regeneration of Estate woodlands (including fire wood) for all buildings on the Estate;
  • To assist the Course Manager/Deputy to ensure that all equipment is kept in a good working order and to report any faults immediately, adhere to current health & safety procedures;
  • To attend staff meetings to discuss course work and current issues as required;
  • To assist the Course Manager/Deputy in the implementation of all Company Procedures;
  • To assist and support the Course Manager/Deputy in the training of staff when required. 



  • NVQ Level II  Greenkeeping – essential;
  • NVQ level III – Greenkeeping – desirable;
  • Pesticide Modules PA1, PA2 and PA6A;
  • Full Clean Driving Licence.

Work-Related Experience

  • Previous Greenkeeping experience essential;
  • Golf Knowledge desirable;
  • Possess a sound knowledge of mechanics.
Personal Qualities
  • A confident and mature approach is essential;
  • Must be self motivated, whilst understanding the importance of working as part of a team;
  • Able to work unsupervised;
  • Punctual (daily starts from 6am, which can be earlier in summer months);
  • Hardworking with a sense of urgency;
  • Ability to work in a pressurised environment and able to work to deadlines;
  • Flexibility – to work weekends as required;
  • To be in good health, actively mobile and physically fit and able to work in all weather conditions;
  • A positive ‘can do’ attitude is essential;
  • Keen sense of humour.

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