Benchmark Groundsperson II (Seasonal Positions - 2) in Rye Brook, New York
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Job Description Summary:
The Grounds Person II position performs the manual tasks associated with the maintenance of golf course and resort grounds. This includes the operation of a wide variety of power equipment.
QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION, KNOWLEDGE, TRAINING, & WORK EXPERIENCE:
High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
Golf course grounds or landscaping experience preferred.
Ability to work effectively with others.
Ability to operate tools, machinery and equipment.
Must be able to follow directions and perform tasks independently.
Operates powered equipment in mowing specified golf course areas including: putting greens, tees, fairways, roughs, and resort ground turf areas.
Clean and maintain front and main entrance, parking lots and resort grounds and golf course.
Snow and leaf removal during winter season.
Will dig trenches for drainage, irrigation or plantings.
Plants annuals and shrubs, as well as seasonal and ornamental plants.
Will assist with weed and hedge trimming. Hand syringe greens.
Waters and fertilizes putting greens, tees, fairways, roughs, and any other related turf areas.
Assists with soil plant beds and laying sod.
Assists in cultivation practices dealing with all turf areas.
Provide support and assistance with bunker maintenance.
Performs a variety of labor duties including: trimming, edging, pruning, top-dressing, hazard maintenance, divot repair, and drainage tasks.
Assists with repairs and maintenance of irrigation systems.
Maintains ball washers, coolers, course signage, bathrooms, trashcans, course roping, flags, cups, and tee markers.
Participate as support staff on any special projects.
Report all abnormalities on the golf course such as damage disease, insects, debris, etc.
Support other departments as needed and as opportunities arise.
Assist in all housekeeping duties of the Golf Maintenance facility.
Must comply with all OSHA and Safety Standards.
Seasonal positions needed April through November. Must be available to work weekends as part of rotating schedule. Currently need 2 FT Seasonal team members.
BENCHMARK®, a global hospitality company, is a trailblazer in the development, management, marketing and owner‐advisory services of resorts, hotels, conference centers and exclusive private clubs. In addition to the company’ iconic Benchmark Resorts & Hotels portfolio, the Gemstone Collection is a distinctive luxury portfolio of independent hotels & resorts in highly preferred destinations.
BENCHMARK’S distinguished and proven reputation is deeply‐rooted in core values that are focused and aligned with exceeding ownership and stakeholder performance expectations. The combined portfolios feature nearly 70 unique and distinctive properties domestically and internationally. The company leadership and valued employees are passionately committed to delivering the industry’ most authentic, enchanted, soulful, vibrant, unrivaled and memory‐making experience.
BENCHMARK’S progressive “Be The Difference” culture and values are a cornerstone to the company’s nearly 40 years of extraordinary achievement and prosperity. Many properties have been recognized with the Benchmark Conference Centers® mark of meeting excellence. www.benchmarkglobalhospitality.com