Golf Course Maintenance in Sunset, SC at Phillips Staffing

Date Posted: 4/20/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Phillips Staffing has immediate openings for Landscape Assistants. We are seeking physically dexterous individuals with a strong background in horticulture and grounds maintenance, and providing a pleasant outdoor environment to golfers. Do you love working outside and want to be a part of a growing organization? This opportunity is for YOU! Individuals will need to lift 35lbs repetitively throughout their work shifts.

Employees typically perform a variety of tasks, which may include any combination of the following: sod laying, mowing, trimming, planting, watering, fertilizing, digging, raking and project task assigned by the foreman that may include the following:

Highly experienced in cutting grass and trimming weeds by using both hand and power mowers.
• Shaping golf courses in an aesthetic manner by following ground plans perfectly.

• Maintaining fairways and adjacent golf course properties to ensure a visually aesthetic appeal.

• Performing preventative maintenance on golf courses and associates buildings on a regular basis.

•Care for established lawns by mulching, aerating, weeding, grubbing and removing thatch, and trimming and edging around flower beds, walks, and walls.

•Mix and spray or spread fertilizers, herbicides, or insecticides onto grass, shrubs, and trees, using hand or automatic sprayers or spreaders.

•Mow and edge lawns, using power mowers and edgers.

•Plant seeds, bulbs, foliage, flowering plants, grass, ground covers, trees, and shrubs, and apply mulch for protection, using gardening tools.

•Attach wires from planted trees to support stakes.

•Decorate gardens with stones and plants.

•Follow planned landscaping designs to determine where to lay sod, sow grass, or plant flowers and foliage.

•Gather and remove litter.

•Haul or spread topsoil, and spread straw over seeded soil to hold soil in place.

REQUIREMENTS:

Individuals will be required to be punctual, dedicated and able to follow direction well. Special projects are assigned daily and each individual will need to be able to work alone or in a group setting.

Individuals must meet all Phillips Staffing Hiring Requirements.

*HSD/GED NOT required.



AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Weeding

Repair and Maintenance

Landscaping

Arithmetic Measurements

Material Computation

Leaves Mulching

Equipment Operation

Fields Aerating

Synthetic Turf Installment

Grounds Inspection

Pesticide Handling