Groundskeeper Crew

March 21, 2017 7:05 AM | Anonymous

The Hideaway at Arrington
8000 Club View Drive
College Grove, TN 37046
 
FACILITY DESCRIPTION
The Hideaway at Arrington is Nashville’s newest premier golf facility. We currently have Champion Bermuda greens, Meyer Zoysia Fairways, and 4-19 Bermuda Rough. 
 
JOB TITLE: Groundskeeper Crew
 
REPORTS TO: Superintendent and/or Assistant Superintendent
 
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Under the supervision of the Superintendent or Assistant Superintendent, performs routine manual labor involved in golf course maintenance, does semi-skilled grounds construction and maintenance work, operates small hand –powered equipment, and occasionally performs work involving large equipment such as tractors, loaders, and gang mowers.  Each groundskeeper may be assigned responsibility for the care and maintenance of designated areas on the golf course and does related work as required. 

  • Operates mowers and string trimmers in trimming greens, aprons, tees, around trees, fence lines, banks and hillsides, also edges cart paths, rakes, and maintains sand bunkers, 
  • Sets tee markers and cups on greens daily, maintains ball washers, replaces tee towels and flags when needed, removes debris, sands and seeds tee and drop area divots, and cleans flower beds. 
  • Maintains fuel and fluid levels for all types of equipment on a daily basis, reports equipment problems or failure to the equipment manager immediately. 
  • Returns all equipment to the designated location at the maintenance facility, and cleans the maintenance areas. 
  • Under the direction of the Superintendent or Assistant Superintendent, the groundskeeper-labor-rough crew marks the course for cart control weekly, moves cart control barriers and replaces worn or lost ropes and signs, and may mark hazard and drop areas. 
  • Waters and fertilize tees, greens, and fairways, and under direct supervision of the Superintendent or Assistant Superintendent, sprays chemicals on landscaped areas. 
  • Helps in project work, assists in construction of new greens, tees, and fairways.  Grades and prepares soil base, lays sod, and seeds tees, greens and fairways. 
  • Installs forms and lays walks and paths using gravel and asphalt mixes, excavates and backfills ditches and trenches with hand tools, repairs and replaces pipe on irrigation systems. 
  • May be asked to operate mowers, dump trucks, or other light equipment. 
  • Performs other duties as directed by his/her supervisor. 
STANDARDS
  • Knowledge methods and materials used in grounds and landscape area construction/maintenance work. 
  • Working knowledge of and ability to use hand and power tools and equipment. 
  • Ability to operate trucks and light motorized equipment. 
  • Physical strength, stamina and agility. 
  • Ability to follow oral and written directions. 
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license. 
BENEFITS
  • Full Benefit package including insurance, vacation, sick, and holiday pay 
  • Uniforms 
  • Golfing Privilege 
  • Pay Range $10-$12 based on experience 
CONTACT INFORMATION
Thurston Farrar, Class A Golf Course Superintendent
8000 Club View Drive
College Grove, TN 37046
Email: tfarrar@hideawayatarrington.com




Tennessee Golf Course Superintendents Association | 400 Franklin Road, Franklin, TN 37069
Phone: (615) 928-7001 | info@tgcsa.net


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