ERS Various Job Postings

Greenskeeper 1
The Cliffs at Valley, Travelers Rest, SC
Salary: Starting at $15.00/per hour (DOE)


JOB SUMMARY: The Greenskeeper I ensures that the day to day care, maintenance, and renovation of the golf course and surrounding grounds are in quality condition.
 
JOB DUTIES:

•    Operates golf course maintenance equipment to include: mowers (walkers and riders), trimmers, edgers, weed eaters, blowers, etc.
•    Changes tee markers, cuts cups, repair ball marks on greens, and repair tee and fairway divots.
•    Rake and edge bunkers, top dress greens and tees, edge cart paths, remove weeds, and gather debris from golf course.
•    Participate in course renovations such as sod laying or removal, grass sprigging, trench excavating, tree and brush removal, operating hand tools.
•    Helps clean course bathrooms, empty trash, and refill water coolers.
•    Performs golf course maintenance duties as assigned by management.
 
BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE:

•    0 – 3 years experience in landscaping or golf course maintenance.
•    Basic understanding of operating lawn care equipment and its safety procedures
•    Must be accurate and have strong attention to detail
•    Ability to operate motorized equipment
•    Ability to work over time, weekends and holidays
 
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

•    Ability to lift 60 lbs. frequently
•    Ability to walk 3-5 miles a day
•    Ability to perform strenuous physical work on a daily basis to include frequent handling, reaching, lifting, carrying, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, climbing, and balancing
•    Ability to work both indoor and outdoor in various weather conditions, including extreme heat and cold while being exposed to all forms of precipitation

Interested individiuals should email resume to Matthew Bowes, Assistant Superintendent at Mbowes@cliffsliving.com or contact him at 440-655-4039.

 

 

Greenskeeper
3's Greenville, Greenville, SC
Salary: $13.00 - $15.00


This position performs semi-skilled grounds construction and maintenance work on the golf course under the supervision of the Superintendent and the Assistant Superintendent.

Essential Functions:
1. Perform all job duties in a safe and efficient manner.
2. Weed tee surrounds and other turf areas.
3. Plant bushes, shrubs, and other native plants.
4. Edges, rakes, and maintains sand bunkers.
5. Edge irrigation heads, basins, and around tee yardage markers.
6. Hand raking leaves and other debris.
7. Apply divot sand to tees and fairways on the golf course.
8. Maintain teeing ground.
9. Weed eating around light poles, bunkers, and satellite boxes.
10. Pick up grass piles.
11. Prep areas for sod and laying sod.
12. Operates large mowers, tractors, and other light equipment in a safe and efficient manner.
13. Mow greens with walking greens mower.
14. Mow greens, tees, and fairways with riding mower.
15. Responsible for checking fluid levels before operating any machine.
16. Responsible for reporting any abnormalities discovered while operating machinery to supervisor and mechanic.
17. Returns all equipment to the designated location at the maintenance facility, wash equipment at the end of each day.
18. Clean restrooms and break room as assigned
19. Must be able to service the golf course. These duties include changing green flags, putting cups, moving rope and barricades, and moving tee markers.
20. Must be able to move directional fences.
21. Must be able to drive turf vehicles and mowers.
22. Helps in project work; assists in the construction and sodding/sprigging of new greens, tees, and fairways.
23. Perform other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications:
• Present a positive, professional image.
• Must be able to drive turf vehicles and mowers.
• Working knowledge of and ability to use hand/power tools and equipment.
• Must be self-motivated and customer service oriented.
• Strong interpersonal as well as written and oral communication skills.
• Reliable and predictable attendance.
• Ability to develop and maintain awareness of occupational hazards and safety precautions; skilled in following safety practices and recognizing hazards.
• Possession of a valid driver’s license.
• Previous experience and knowledge of grounds work. Physical Demands & Work Environment
• Must be able to frequently sit, stand, bend, use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and talk or hear, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, and walk.
• Ability to lift 50 lbs., and to lift overhead and push/pull, move lighter objects.
• The employee is regularly exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, outside weather conditions, extreme cold, and extreme heat.
• The employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts; high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals; risk of electrical shock; and vibration.
• The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. This job description serves as a general overview of the job duties that this position requires. These are direct responsibilities, and you are to be a team player and help others.

To apply:
Email resume to Robert Williams, Golf Course Superintendent at robertw@3s.golf

 

 

 

Maintenance Worker
Belmont Lake Golf Club, Rocky Mount, NC
Salary: DOE


Operate turf mowing equipment, work with hand held power tools, all daily operation of golf course setups.

Please contact David Coley, Golf Course Superintendent at davidcoley104@aol.com  or 252-883-2954 for additional information.

 

 

Territory Sales Manager - Raleigh, NC
Vereen Turf Products
Salary: Base + Commission


Vereens Turf Products is looking to fill a Territory Sales Manager position in the Raleigh, NC area.. The candidate will service accounts in the professional Golf, Sports Turf and Lawn Care Operations segments. After sixty plus years serving the southeast, Vereens is growing something special and looking for an energetic individual to help continue the growth.  The position requires daily local travel providing consultive agronomic support and product sales to customers.  The key dimensions required include, initiative, applied intelligence, strong work ethic, and the ability to work independently. Strong verbal and written communication skills as well as a solid understanding of base agronomics covering soils and plants in the Raleigh, NC region. Some limited overnight travel is required to attend Trade Shows, Company functions and Customer activities. This position has unlimited opportunity for growth and earnings potential with a company that is positioning for the future!

Compensation is commission based, with a guaranteed base salary.  In addition, there are numerous opportunities to earn additional based on product sales incentives. There is no cap on the amount of commissions that can be earned. 

The Company offers a 401k, medical, dental, and paid time off. A company vehicle, computer and expense account is provided for the purpose of carrying out territory responsibilities.

Interested individuals should email resume to Earl McMinn, Business and Sales Director Vereens Stores at earl@vereens.com

 

 

 

 

Agricultural/Horticultural Specialist
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Salary Range: $31,200 - $44,513

Application Deadline: 9/19/2022

Vacancy ID: P015952

Position Number: 20049927

Department: Athletics Finley Golf Course – 271100

The posting can be accessed directly at: https://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/238836