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Golf Course Landscaper (Full-Time)

8383 Vicwood Ln NE, Lacey, WA 98516, USA Req #1076
Thursday, March 14, 2024

 

As the Golf Landscaper/Greenskeeper at The Golf Club at Hawks Prairie (under the supervision of the golf course superintendent, assistant superintendent, or foreman) you will perform routine manual labor involved in and/or related to golf course maintenance (performing semi-skilled grounds construction and maintenance work). You will also operate small hand-powered equipment and occasionally perform work involving larger equipment/machines (tractors, fairway units, triplex mowers, walking mowers, etc.).


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ability to operate equipment safely and properly including:
    • String trimmers
    • Edgers
    • Backpack blowers
  • Maintain bunkers, ball washers, fuel and fluid levels of equipment required to perform job duties, and related supplies.
  • Return all equipment to the designated location in the maintenance facility
  • Promptly report any equipment issues.
  • Assist in project work including, but not limited to:
    • Construction of greens, tees, and fairways
    • Prepare soil base
    • Lay sod
    • Seed tees, greens, and fairways
  • Safely and properly operate trucks and light motorized equipment.
  • Maintain effective communication with the guests and fellow team members.
  • Initiate contact with guests within 15 feet, with a sincere welcome and the willingness to assist the guest. At the conclusion of the guest’s visit, offer a genuine thank you and invitation to return.
  • Always yield to the guest.
  • Ensure a safe work environment by following all safety rules and wearing appropriate safety equipment including safety helmets, ear protection, and non-skid shoes.
  • Complete required job duties in the most efficient, productive manner ensuring a well-groomed golf course.
  • Assist in maintaining a clean environment including picking up trash in visible areas and eliminating clutter.
  • Dressed in uniform at the start of each shift.
  • Uphold a reliable and responsible work ethic with the ability to follow directions both verbal and written.
  • Maintaining focus on the job at hand with a sense of ownership in quality of job performance.
  • Able to work weekends and holidays, mornings, and evenings as business demands.
  • Perform other duties as directed by your supervisor.

 

QUALIFICATIONS, EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE: 

  • Washington State Driver’s license required.
  • Experience in turf maintenance or related field preferred.
  • Ability to follow company policy/procedures and guidelines.

 

Compensation Details: 

  • Eligible for overtime

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those a team member encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this position, the team member must:

  • Lift, reach, bend, twist, push, pull, squat, grasp and use arm-hand coordination on a consistent basis.
  • Have the ability to lift 50 pounds occasionally.
  • Frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts (and associated noise levels related to) and outside weather conditions.
  • Occasionally exposed to high, precarious places, fumes, or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals and vibration.


BENEFITS AND PERKS:

Oki Golf offers an impressive collection of benefits! Some benefits include:

 

ALL TEAM MEMBERS:

  • Golf benefits for free play, guest passes and visits to all 8 Oki courses.
  • 50% discount on shift meals
  • 25% discount for you and up to four guests (not including alcoholic beverages)
  • Flexible work environment
  • 401K with company match
  • Paid sick time
  • participation and more!


FULL-TIME TEAM MEMBERS: (regularly working 35+ hrs/week):

  • Medical/dental/vision/telehealth coverage
  • FSA options
  • Company-paid life insurance and long-term disability
  • Paid vacation
  • Holiday pay

 

Visit okigolf.com/careers/ to view more information about Oki Golf's history, company culture, and commitment to diversity.

The Golf Club at Hawks Prairie
Located just a few miles north of Washington’s state capitol, The Golf Club at Hawks Prairie is one of the most unique 36-hole golf facilities in the Pacific Northwest. The club boasts two unique, championship golf courses and a collection of immaculate practice areas in addition to several spacious banquet area options. Outstanding course conditions at both courses, The Links and The Woodlands, and exceptionally friendly golf team members make it one of the best values in the South Sound. The golf club offers a wide variety of options for job seekers including golf, restaurant, banquet, turf, and administrative positions.

Other details

  • Job Family Turf
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Full time
  • Min Hiring Rate $18.00
  • Max Hiring Rate $20.00
Location on Google Maps
  • 8383 Vicwood Ln NE, Lacey, WA 98516, USA