Qualified Greenkeeper X2

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Cameron Smith

Company Name: 
Bonnie Doon Golf Club
Position Type: 
Full Time

Founded in 1897, Bonnie Doon is considered one of Sydney's best golf courses. It is the city's third-oldest golf club and one of the oldest in Australia. Located only 15 minutes from the city and five minutes from Sydney's international airport, the golf course at Bonnie Doon enjoys championship and Group One status. Slick greens, many with pronounced undulations, have long been recognized as among the best putting surfaces in NSW. Elevated tees and greens with sweeping views of the city are key features of the course design, as are the sand hills which bring unique challenges to many of the holes.

Bonnie Doon would like to invite applicantions for two Full Time Qualified Greenkeepers to join the expanding grounds department. Applicants must have a sound knowledge of fine turf management and understand the game of golf.

Bonnie Doon currently has 3 of a 4 stage master plan completed with the final stage to commence in June, 2018. It is exciting times here at the club with the end of the 10 year master plan coming to a close bringing Bonnie Doon back as one of the leading private clubs in the Australia.

The successful applicants will be thoroughly involved in the last phase of construction along with small drainage, green re-surfacing and irrigation adjustments to coincide with the successful completion of the master plan. The applicants must be able to show the knowledge and understanding of producing Group 1 status conditions day in day out with strong personal attributes of work ethic, ability to work in a crew and individually, pest and disease identification and ability to show initiative in all aspects of turf management.

The successful applicant/s must have:
- Certificate III in Turf/Horticulture
- Chemical Spray certification.
- Understanding of OH&S and environmental policies.
- Excellent communication skills.
- Current Australian drivers licence.

Applications should be sent along with references and cover letter to:
Acting Course Superintendent
Cameron Smith
Closing Date 17th June, 2017.

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