Foreman/Intern

Country Hills Golf Club
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Published On:   
March 20, 2018
Employment Type:
Seasonal
Compensation Type:
Hourly
Close Date:
Ideal Start Date:
03-01-2021
Country Hills Golf Club is a private, 36-hole golf club located in the Sandstone Valley in northwest Calgary, Alberta. In 2021, the Club will again host the ATB Financial Classic, part of PGA Tour Canada Mackenzie Tour.
Description of Role
The club is looking for a positive, highly motivated person to join our turf management team. The successful candidate will support the senior management in the daily operation of the grounds department. This is currently a seasonal position with potential for full time employment.
Responsibilities and Duties

- Assist the management team in any and all aspects of golf course maintenance
- Help supervise, organize, and lead staff while promoting a safe, positive, and cooperative work environment
- Setting a positive example for other staff members in attitude, appearance, and work ethic
- Training staff, monitoring performance, and documenting results
- Anticipating and recognizing problems and devising solutions
- Participate in the execution of the courses’ fertility and IPM programs
- Performing a wide variety of tasks dictated by the needs of the club as well as your interests

Desired Experience

- Completion of or currently enrolled in a postsecondary Turfgrass Management program.
- Proven ability as a leader on a positive, progressive, goal-oriented team
- A strong desire to continually improve the courses and the grounds department’s practices
- Knowledge of turf management practices and products and the drive to continue learning more.
- Possession of a valid pesticide applicator's license or the ability to obtain one is an asset.
- A positive attitude, desire to learn, and love of the outdoors.
- Previous golf course maintenance experience.
- Knowledge of the rules and game of golf and a genuine enjoyment of the game
- Must be legally able to work in Canada.


Compensation and Perks
This is a full-time seasonal position offering flexibility based on academic schedules. Competitive hourly wage based on education and experience Golfing Privileges Uniform package Country Hills offers an enjoyable and positive work environment.
Additional Details
Please submit applications by February 15, 2021

Thank you for your interest. Only selected candidates will be contacted.

Ready to Apply?

Stu Leachman
P:
403-226-7770
F:
E:
stuart.leachman@countryhills.ab.ca