Greenkeeper (Farleigh)

Location: 
Farleigh, CR6 9PE
Contract: 
Permanent Full Time
Working Pattern: 
40 hours per week, 5 days in 7
Pay: 
Competitive
Accommodation: 
Not Available
The role: 

We are seeking a Greenkeeper with prior experience to join our hard working team at Farleigh Golf Club near Croydon.
 
Farleigh is set on a 350 acre estate on the North Surrey Downs, and features a 27 hole championship golf course with a modern clubhouse with bar, restaurant and four function suites and a friendly, welcoming team. 
 
The role is working on a 5 days out of 7 basis with weekend/bank holidays required on a rota basis from 6am until 2:30pm. 
 
Please note that live-in accommodation is not available for this position.
 

Our Ideal Applicant: 
  • NVQ Level 2 or 3 in Sports Turf
  • Prior experience and a passion for greenkeeping
  • Reliable and an early riser
  • Good standard of spoken and written English
  • Smart personal presentation and polite manner
  • Team player
  • Attention to detail
  • First Aid at Work qualified (desireable)
  • Pesticide PA1/2/6 (desireable)
  • Chainsaw qualifications (desireable)
Benefits: 
  • 28 days holiday increasing with service (includes public & bank holidays)
  • Complimentary club membership at Farleigh and sister venue Foxhills
  • Resort discounts
  • Freshly prepared hot and cold lunch and dinner options in our staff canteen
  • Generous ‘Recommend a Friend’ bonus scheme
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Employee awards
  • Annual staff party
  • A friendly team

We endeavour to respond to all applicants but should this not be possible please assume your application is unsuccessful if we have not been in touch after 3 weeks.