First Assistant Greenkeeper

First Assistant Greenkeeper

First Assistant Greenkeeper

First Assistant Greenkeeper

Richmond Park Golf Course

Salary: Competitive

We have a new role and an outstanding career opportunity to become part one of London’s busiest golf clubs.

Richmond Park Golf Course is a 36 hole parkland course located within the Richmond Park nature reserve. We are a SSSI site and occupy 240 acres of beautiful grasslands, this includes a large driving range and short game academy course.

The Opportunity

We now require a First Assistant Greenkeeper to help support the Deputy and Head Greenkeepers and supervise our team of 8. There is a great opportunity to gain construction project experience and take hold of some responsibility from the senior staff. This is a permanent full-time role working 40 hours per week including early starts and weekends.

The Person

Essential skills/qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3 years greenkeeping experience
  • NVQ Level 2/3 in sports turf management or working towards 3
  • Work efficiently with exceptional attention to detail
  • Competent in the use of a variety of golf machinery
  • Help lead renovation projects and construction works including bunkers and paths
  • Pro-active and forthcoming with new ideas and suggestions
  • Good knowledge of health and safety
  • Team player with a drive to improve
  • Career focused and goal orientated
  • Able to present high levels of customer service

Desirable skills/qualifications:

  • Spray qualifications PA1, PA2 & PA6
  • Chainsaw certification CS30 & CS31
  • Bunker construction an advantage
  • IT skills

What can Glendale Golf offer you?

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous annual leave
  • Complimentary use of all Glendale Golf courses
  • Free gym membership for you and a nominated person
  • Employee health cash plan
  • Employee discount portal – discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Pension Scheme
  • Career progression
  • Training and development

Glendale Golf is a well established business that is continuously growing. Successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people.

How to Apply

Apply with CV and cover letter to michael.budd@glendalegolf.co.uk