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Golf Maintenance Greenskeepers and Equipment Operators

Golden Horseshoe Golf Club

101 Visitor Center Drive
Williamsburg, VA 23185

Golf/Country Club
Managed By The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
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Full-Time

Description

From the Historic Area to Hotels, Colonial Williamsburg mission that "the future may learn from the past" is part of everything we do. Colonial Williamsburg boasts a rich history as well, having hosted and entertained guests from around the world with an impressive collection of amenities including our hotels, guests homes, food and beverage outlets, championship golf courses, and spa and fitness center. The Golden Horseshoe Golf Club is seeking an experienced individual to join their agronomy team and fill the position of equipment operator.

Here is what you will be doing:

The Golden Horseshoe Golf Club is seeking an experienced individual to our their agronomy team and fill the positions of Golf Maintenance, Greenskeepers, and Equipment Operator. Pay range $14.50 - $18.00, depending on your level of experience.

Under general direction from the Golf Course Superintendent, Assistant Superintendent or Crew Foreman, the Equipment operator safely utilizes a variety of tools, machinery and equipment to perform maintenance duties around the golf course and grounds. Responsibilities also include cleaning equipment after each use and performing minor repairs and/or routine maintenance on the equipment.

  • Safely operate equipment and accessories as trained and assigned including, but not limited to, greens mowers, rotary mowers, flymos, gang mowers, tri-plex mowers, vertical mowers, line trimmers, edgers, utility vehicles, back-pack blowers, portable pumps, aerifiers, spikers, mechanical top dressers, sod cutters, mechanical bunker rakes, tractors, sweepers, blades, loaders, backhoes, trenchers, chain saws, and miscellaneous hand tools.
  • Properly care for assigned equipment by inspecting machinery before and after each use, cleaning machinery after each use, making necessary minor adjustments to equipment and reporting machinery/equipment problems to the mechanic.
  • Maintain maintenance and fluid use logs (gas and oil) on assigned equipment.
  • Perform daily maintenance tasks on the golf course and grounds as well as the maintenance facility and clubhouse as assigned and directed. Duties may include, but not limited to, loading and unloading materials, trimming trees, removing cuttings, laying sod, hand raking bunkers, drainage installation and repair, and repairing ball marks and filling divots.
  • Perform golf course service and set up work as directed.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications we are looking for:

  • High school, college degree, required or preferred.
  • 1 year experience with equipment and/or in golf course maintenance or landscaping preferred.
  • Valid driver’s license. Driving record meeting Company safety policies and guidelines.
  • Demonstrated ability to operate golf course equipment.
  • Demonstrated quality verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Ability to analyze and solve problems; efficiently handle multiple duties under pressure with minimal supervision; work flexible hours as required including nights/weekends.
  • Positive attitude, professional manner and appearance in all situations.

Here is what we offer to all of our associates:

  • Highly competitive compensation
  • Exceptional benefit plan for eligible associates & their family members
  • 401K matching program for eligible associates
  • Flexible scheduling to help you with work/life balance
  • Opportunity to grow with us, a top rated company on Glassdoor
  • Discounts to any of our Crescent managed properties in North America for you & your family members
  • A workplace that you can be proud of, where you are valued, trusted and supported by the team

Our Differences Are What Makes Us Great!

At Crescent Hotels & Resorts we strive to create a great place to work where associates at all levels of our organization are respected for their differences, just like the guests and owners we serve. That’s why we are dedicated to creating an environment that facilitates open and honest conversations about race, equity, diversity, and inclusion. By examining our own beliefs and behaviors, we can create change through training, recruiting, and promoting diverse talent to strengthen our culture.

All candidates hired will be required to provide proof of vaccination to the Company. The Company will provide reasonable accommodation to any individual who is not able to comply with this vaccination requirement due to a disability or other protected ground.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

Posted February 24, 2024

Golden Horseshoe Golf Club

Championship Golf Just Minutes From More

Just as Colonial Williamsburg brings America’s history to life, The Golden Horseshoe Golf Club honors the classic traditions of the game—while still creating an entertaining challenge for today’s player. Designed by the father-and-son team of Robert Trent Jones Sr. and Rees Jones, experience 36 walkable holes over two courses, surrounded by mature woodlands and free from neighboring real estate. Get in touch with nature, focus on your game, and get back to the true essence of golf in historic Williamsburg.

Toast to a day spent on the course at one of several on-site restaurants. Take a short stroll and find yourself in the heart of Colonial Williamsburg. From dining and hotel options to spa services and living history exhibits, it’s easy to turn a golf getaway into an incredible vacation experience that will keep you coming back year after year.