Head Greenkeeper

The Shire London is a forward thinking and standard setting golf facility which was designed by the late great Seve Ballesteros. We are looking for a Head Greenkeeper at The Shire London.

Head Greenkeeper

Successful applicants must demonstrate the following attributes:

  • Level 3 in Greenkeeping or Sports Turf Management
  • PA 1, 2 & 6 spraying certificates
  • Chainsaw Certificates (preferable)
  • Health and Safety Compliant with knowledge of COSH regulations
  • Ability to maintain and operate a modern irrigation system (Rainbird)
  • Experience of maintaining and operating a modern fleet of equipment
  • Ability to lead, develop and mentor the existing greenkeeping team
  • A minimum of 3 years experience in a supervisory role ( deputy head and above)
  • Word/ Excel/ Outlook literate
  • Ability to implement current agronomy plan and course budget
  • Experience working with a private owner (preferred)
  • Experience of working on a facility with a large volume of golf days/ tournaments and members
  • Drainage and course construction knowledge would be desirable

Remuneration package and benefits are negotiable and based on experience and qualifications

Applications, including a CV and covering letter, should be sent to: ceri@theshirelondon.com

Closing date:
8th July 2018