Grounds Crew Member

POSITION:

Grounds Team Member

 

DIRECTLY REPORTS TO:

Assistant Grounds Superintendent

 

INDIRECTLY REPORTS TO:

Grounds Superintendent

 

JOB SUMMARY:      

Our grounds team members are responsible for and deliver the first impression of the Club by maintaining and manicuring the Club’s golf course, practice areas and general green spaces that are located at the property.  Additionally, this position is tasked with special projects as necessary to provide the membership and their guests with a world class experience.  The Kalamazoo Country Club is where excellence, community and vision come together.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Be happy.
  2. Be engaging and interact with everyone.
  3. Come to work willing to learn and with an open mind.
  4. Communicate professionally and respectfully with everyone.
  5. Provide first class customer service.
  6. Execute manual labor, as necessary.
  7. Operate machinery, including industrial mowers, related to golf course operations.
  8. Trim trees, remove cuttings, and maintain leaf removal (in the fall and spring).
  9. Maintain landscape beds
  10. Prepare and lay sod as needed
  11. Load and unload materials
  12. Assist with drainage or irrigation projects
  13. Maintain course amenities (water coolers, trash cans, etc.)
  14. Clean equipment daily.
  15. Assist with maintenance projects as needed
  16. Perform other appropriate tasks as necessary

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Must have a team first mindset and maintain our culture at all costs
  2. Must have a team first attitude and approach.
  3. Must be able to lift 50 pounds.
  4. Must be able to work long hours while standing, stooping or leaning over.
  5. Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills.
  6. Must be an extremely organized individual.
  7. Must be motivated and have the ability to work through tasks independently.
  8. Must have a welcoming personality.