Positions

Pay Range 9 Breakdown

BreakdownMinMax
Annually$27,661.74$41,492.59
Monthly$2,305.15$3,457.72
Bi-Weekly$1,063.91$1,595.87
Hourly (40 hrs.)$13.2989$19.9484
Hourly (42 hrs.)$12.6656$18.9984
Hourly (56 hrs.)$9.4992$14.2488

Golf Course Groundskeeper

Range: $27,661.74 - $41,492.59 (9)
Position Number: 21

JOB TITLE:  GOLF COURSE GROUNDSKEEPER
JOB SUMMARY:  This position is responsible for performing groundskeeping duties for the municipal golf course.
MAJOR DUTIES:
Operates turf equipment, including tractors, greens mower, teebox mower, fairway mower, deck mowers, sand trap rake, aerator, sod cutter, and utility carts.
Changes cups with cup changer.
Performs basic maintenance of equipment.
Performs basic maintenance of golf carts; checks water in batteries; repairs tires.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED BY THE POSITION:
Knowledge of the operation of specialized equipment, including tractors, and various mowers.
Knowledge of basic vehicle and equipment maintenance.
Knowledge of golf course standards and requirements.
Knowledge of department and city policies and procedures and relevant federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
Skill in the operation of turf equipment, including tractors, greens mower, teebox mower, fairway mower, deck mowers, sand trap rake, aerator, sod cutter, and utility carts.
Skill in oral and written communication.
SUPERVISORY CONTROLS:  The Supervisor assigns work in terms of somewhat general instructions.  The supervisor spot-checks completed work for compliance with instructions and established procedures, accuracy, and the nature and propriety of the final results.
GUIDELINES:  Guidelines include department standard operating procedures, Parks and Recreation Policy Manual, relevant city, state, and federal codes, laws, and regulations, and supervisory instructions.  These guidelines are generally clear and specific, but may require some interpretation in application. 
COMPLEXITY:  The work consists of related groundskeeping duties.  The need to work safely in the presence of golfers contributes to the complexity of the work.
SCOPE AND EFFECT:  The purpose of this position is to maintain the golf course and grounds.  Successful performance ensures a well maintained municipal golf course.
PERSONAL CONTACTS:  Contacts are typically with co-workers, other city employees, and the general public.
PURPOSE OF CONTACTS:  Contacts are typically to give or exchange information, resolve problems, and provide services.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS:  The work is typically performed while intermittently sitting, standing, stooping, or walking.  The employee frequently lifts light and heavy objects, climbs ladders, and uses tools or equipment requiring a high degree of dexterity.
WORK ENVIRONMENT:  The work is typically performed outdoors, and occasionally in cold or inclement weather. The employee may be exposed to noise, dust, dirt, grease, machinery with
moving parts, and irritating chemicals, and requires the use of protective devices such as masks, gloves, or goggles.
SUPERVISORY AND MANAGEMENT RESPONSIBILITY:  None.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Ability to read, write, and perform basic mathematical calculations.
Sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position, usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one to two years.