The City of Overland Park has a Golf Course Attendant, Senior position available at the Overland Park Golf Course.
Responsibilities: Performs a variety of semi-skilled and skilled tasks associated with mowing and turf maintenance and repair of golf courses and equipment and provides training to employees. Diagnoses turf problems and notifies the supervisor. Operates equipment during emergency operations, including snow removal.
Assists in issuing day-to-day job assignments to maintenance crews in absence of the Golf Course Superintendent or Assistant Golf Course Superintendent. Maintains awareness of overall work plans, routine maintenance operations and priorities, and improvement projects.Maintains awareness of course conditions, weather conditions and player needs. Assists in keeping accurate records. Supervises employees in absence of Golf Course Superintendent or Assistant Golf Course Superintendent and participates in work pertaining to golf course mowing and turf maintenance operations.Maintains play equipment. Operates a variety of turf maintenance equipment for quality playing surfaces.Performs other duties as assigned.
Requirements: Basic education (high school) with courses in landscape maintenance, horticulture, and turf management. Employees hired or promoted on/after January 1, 2012, must have a valid class A commercial driver’s license with tanker and air brake endorsements or ability to obtain within six months. Must maintain an insurable driving record. Possession of a Kansas Commercial Applicator Certification, with 3A and 3B endorsements or ability to obtain within six months of employment. Two to three years of golf course experience including grounds maintenance and irrigation repair, or an equivalent level of experience. Experience normally gained at Golf Course Attendant II position.
No City residency requirement.
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Internal Number: #284
About City of Overland Park
At the City of Overland Park, we plan, build, protect, and preserve a lasting quality of life for our residents, business owners, visitors, and employees. We’re looking for employees who share our core values:
Pursuit of excellence
The City has part-time, full-time, seasonal and temporary positions for a variety of skillsets and interests, with competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefit package.