This permanent post is an exciting opportunity to join the
existing Team at the Golf Club and to become a qualified Greenkeeper. During
your apprenticeship we will pay your salary and your training, travel and
subsistence costs at the recognised training centre for Greenkeepers in Cupar,
Fife. Once qualified, we would expect you to work for the Club for a minimum of
Your principal duties will include assisting the Deputy Head
Greenkeeper in all tasks associated with the daily running and maintenance of
the Golf Courses. including the use of light and heavy machinery, mowing grass,
the application of pesticides, rolling and maintaining greens, cutting pin
positions and a range of other maintenance and development tasks. Some
experience of these tasks will be an advantage but is not essential as you will
receive training. The job will involve early starts especially in the Spring
and Summer months. Weekend work will also be required on a rota basis.
A driving licence (or an active plan to obtain one) is
essential as are basic qualifications in reading, writing and numeracy.
The salary for the successful candidate will be £18,103 with
increments, dependent on successful completion of training.
A full job description and personnel specification will be
provided to potential applicants and is available by ringing the Office at
Fraserburgh Golf Club on 01346 516616. Candidates will be expected to
demonstrate at interview how they meet the competencies listed in the job
specification. Fraserburgh Golf Club is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Applicants
should submit a short CV and supporting statement to Jim Peace, Head Greenkeeper
at Fraserburgh Golf Club, Philorth Links, Fraserburgh, AB43, 8TL. The closing
date for applicants is Friday November 12th at 5pm.
For further information and an informal
discussion please contact our Head Greenkeeper, Jim Peace on Tel; 078 4632