Operates mowers and string trimmers in trimming greens, aprons, tees, around trees, fence lines, banks and hillsides; edges cart paths; edges, rakes and maintains sand bunkers.
Sets tee markers and cups on greens daily; maintains ball washers; replaces tee towels and flags when needed; removes debris; sands and seeds tee and drop area divots; and cleans flower beds.
Maintains fuel and fluid levels for all types of equipment on a daily basis; reports equipment problems or failure to the Equipment Manager immediately.
Returns all equipment to the designated location at the maintenance facility and cleans maintenance areas.
Waters and fertilizes tees, greens and fairways, and under direct supervision of a certified applicator, sprays chemicals on landscaped areas.
Under the direction of the Golf Course Superintendent or Assistant Golf Course Superintendent, the Course Foreman marks the course for cart control weekly; moves cart control barriers and replaces worn or lost ropes and signs; and may mark hazard and drop areas.
Helps in project work; assists in the construction of new greens, tees and fairways; grades and prepares soil base; lays sod; and seeds tees, greens and fairways.
Installs forms and lays walks and paths using gravel and asphalt mixes; excavates and backfills ditches and trenches with hand tools; repairs and replaces pipe on irrigation systems
May be asked to operate mowers, dump trucks or other light equipment.
Performs other duties as directed by his/her supervisor.
Must be able to work outdoors in inclement weather. Must be able to lift 50 lbs. Must be able to bend, stoop, crawl. This job requires overtime as needed. Possession of a valid driver’s license.