2nd Assistant/Turf Intern

Highwood Golf and Country Club
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March 20, 2018
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The Highwood Golf Club offers a unique total of 27 holes of championship golf. Challenge yourself on the Highwood 18 (Heritage and Mountainview nines) or tee it up on our family-oriented Spitzee 9 Course.
Description of Role

At the Highwood Golf and Country Club, we are looking for a team player, who is interested in learning on the job, in a safe and professional environment.  With the key priorities being a willingness to learn and be a key member of our Turfcare Management Team.  

Responsibilities and Duties

• Conducting cultural practices including fertilizing, topdressing, watering, and chemical applications.

• Assist with irrigation repairs and maintenance.

• Assist in the training and supervision of staff.

• Carry out smaller scale construction and renovation projects.

• Involvement within IPM programs.

• Learning all aspects of Golf Course Maintenance.

Desired Experience

Applicants for position should posses the following qualifications:

• Currently enrolled in a Turf Management Diploma/Degree program.

• Previous Golf Course maintenance experience.

• Willingness to learn and work in a team atmosphere.

• Strong work ethic, enthusiastic, and self-motivated.

Compensation and Perks
This is a full-time seasonal position (40-50 hours per week, March 15 – Nov 15, or to fit students summer break). • A competitive, negotiable hourly wage based on education and experience is offered. • Employment also includes staff uniforms, meal discounts, golfing privileges, and an enjoyable working environment.
Additional Details

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

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Brett Lindenback