Assistant Golf Course Superintendent

WA
Close Date
03/05/2018
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Applicants must address the Skills, Knowledge & Capacity section in the Position Description, and include both a resume and cover letter. Please submit applications via the “Apply for a Job” link on the City's website.

Company Name: 
Kalgoorlie Golf Course
Position Type: 
Full Time
Description

The Kalgoorlie Golf Course is an 18 hole, par 72 course that is ranked number 20 in Australia’s Top Public Access Courses. Designed by Graham Marsh, it has become one of the most iconic golf courses throughout Australia, annually hosting the Western Australian PGA Championships. This 18-hole layout is situated in the middle of the outback and provides a beautiful and unique setting, challenging even the most avid golfing enthusiast.

The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder is recruiting for an Assistant Golf Course Superintendent. This position will support the Golf Course Superintendent in all aspects of golf course. This will include turf management (chemical and fertilizer application), ensuring irrigation systems remain fully operational and apply leaderships skills to supervise Golf Course Greenkeepers and Laborers.

To be successful for this rewarding and challenging role, you will have:

  • A Certificate III or IV in Sports Turf Management
  • Experience in management of Bent Grass Greens and Winter Green Couch Fairways and Tees under stressful conditions
  • Extensive knowledge of pesticides and fertilizers
  • Previous experience and knowledge of irrigation system operation, maintenance and repairs
  • water management experience
  • Previous experience maintaining equipment and machinery
  • Excellent communication skillsensure positive internal and external stakeholder relationships are created and maintained
  • Strong leadership skills to lead a dedicated team and have ability to drive change
  • A keenfor detailthe ability to identify andproblemsand efficiently
  • Ability to thrive under pressure and consistently meet tight deadlines

Into the above requirements, the following attributes are essential to this position:

  • Be driven and self-motivated
  • Passionate about the golfing industry
  • Have an enthusiastic 'can do'succeed and surpass expectations
  • Be available to work on a weekend shift rotating roster

The successful candidate will receive:

  • A dynamic working environment with excellent working conditions
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Salary sacrifice options
  • Rebated childcare (conditions apply)
  • Discounted recreation facility membership
  • Enviable lifestyle

APPLICATIONS CLOSE: 5PM, THURSDAY 03 MAY 2018


Remuneration will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Applicants must address the Skills, Knowledge & Capacity section in the Position Description, and include both a resume and cover letter. Please submit applications via the “Apply for a Job” link on the City's website.

For more information, or for a copy of the position description please visit the City’s website or contact the City’s People and Culture team.
 
Phone:  (08) 9021 9600
Visit:     www.ckb.wa.gov.au

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