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Greenkeeper

Closing Date: ongoing

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  • Stoke by Nayland Golf Club was created in 1972 by Bill and Devora Peake
  • 50 years later, it is now the SbN Resort, and we are still proud to be a family business. We warmly welcome you to come and stay during this special year and to enjoy all the outstanding
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Greenkeeping

Greenkeeper

Closing Date: ongoing
Salary: £21,000

  • Minimum of 2 years of greenkeeping experience.
  • Minimum of Level 2 qualification in greenkeeping.
  • Pesticide spraying licence PA1, PA2, PA6 & Chainsaw certification desirable, but not essential.
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SbN Staff Benefits

  • Competitive Salary package
  • Gym, pool, and golf membership at a discounted rate
  • Discounted hotel rooms midweek and weekend
  • Discounted Spa treatments
  • Stoke by Nayland Golf & Leisure are seeking an experienced Greenkeeper to join its team on a full-time basis.

    SbN is home to two 18-hole championship golf courses – the Gainsborough course measures over 7,000 yards and regularly hosts prestigious PGA tournaments, whilst the Constable course is very popular with hotel residents, families and members alike. There is also a large driving range, extensive practice facilities and a state-of-the-art golf simulator.

    Working as part of the greenkeeping team, the successful candidate will report to the Head Greenkeeper & Course Manager. You will be expected to work Monday to Friday, with weekend work. This role offers a competitive salary, the opportunity for further education and training as well as additional employee benefits. Due to our location, having your own transport is essential.

    What You’ll Get Up To

    To work within the team to maintain the golf course to a high standard as expected by the members and guests of Stoke by Nayland Golf & Leisure.

    • To assist in ensuring the course is properly laid out, prepared and maintained to the required standard for members and guests to the Club.
    • Work with the greenkeeping team to assist in all aspects of turf and golf course maintenance, including mowing and irrigation.
    • To assist in the maintenance of bunkers and course furniture.
    • Operate machinery used for specific tasks whilst complying with standard operating procedures to ensure Health & Safety regulations are met.
    • To comply with any reasonable instruction issued by your Manager.
    • Undertake all operations in a safe and environmentally sustainable manner.

    What We’re Looking For

    • Minimum of 2 years of greenkeeping experience.
    • Minimum of Level 2 qualification in greenkeeping.
    • Pesticide spraying licence PA1, PA2, PA6 & Chainsaw certification desirable, but not essential.
    • Good knowledge of golf course maintenance practices.
    • Practical skills for driving and operating machinery.
    • Able to establish and maintain good working relationships with others.
    • Self-motivated and able to work independently.
    • Enthusiastic and punctual.
    • Positive attitude with good communication skills.
    • Good attention to detail.
    • A desire to learn and develop within the role.
    • Full driving license.

Additional Information

As part of the Greenkeeping team, you will be expected to work Monday to Friday, with weekend work on occasions. This role offers a competitive salary, as well as additional employee benefits. Due to our location, having your own transport is essential.

SbN Staff Benefits

  • Competitive Salary package
  • Gym, pool, and golf membership at a discounted rate
  • Discounted hotel rooms midweek and weekend
  • Discounted Spa treatments

Contact Details

T: 01206 262836

E: [email protected]

A: Stoke by Nayland Resort, Keepers Lane, Leavenheath, Colchester, Essex, CO6 4PZ

Interested? Apply Now

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