New Job Golf Attendant In British Columbia
Company : Jobssummary / Indeed
Salary : $27.45 an hour
Location : British Columbia
(Permanent, Full-Time – 9-10 Months per year)
Located on the traditional, ancestral and unceded lands of the Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Waututh Nations, West Vancouver is a vibrant community on the North Shore and home to parks, beaches, and to sports, recreation and arts amenities. We are seeking employees with a passion for public service who share our commitment to creating a complete, inclusive and livable community. Our dedicated staff deliver services, operate facilities and run the programs that enhance the well-being of our community.
The West Vancouver Parks Department is now accepting applications for a Permanent Full-Time Golf Attendant at Ambleside Par 3 and Gleneagles Golf Courses. The primary duties in this position will be comprised of a variety of tasks including: golf grounds maintenance, mowing, line trimming, aeration, and operation of corresponding equipment including mowers, tractors, utility vehicles and trap rakes.
The work for this position is considered manual work, requiring effort and stamina. The successful candidates may also be required to assist staff in the Parks Department with: park construction; sports fields and grass areas; horticulture; garbage collection; and other related duties as operationally required.
Preferred Applicants will have:
- Detailed knowledge concerning safe use of landscape maintenance equipment specific to turf and golf course operations;
- Detailed knowledge of agronomic practices for turf and golf courses;
- Sufficient physical strength, stamina and coordination to permit the performance of manual outdoor work in all types of weather;
- An interest in Parks and Golf operations and a desire to learn;
- Possession of a valid Class 5 Driver’s License for the Province of BC; and
- A valid pesticide license.
Experience working in turf and golf grounds maintenance would be considered an asset. During the assessment process, successful candidates will be required to submit an acceptable Driver’s Abstract from ICBC.
The successful candidate will be required to supply an acceptable police information check and a copy of their credentials. The successful candidate will also be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of hire.
This posting does not list all the duties of the position, nor does it fully detail the required skills, knowledge and abilities, licenses and certificates required of candidates. For details please refer to the Class Specification which is available for inspection in the Human Resources Department or on Westnet.
Union (WVMEA) – Permanent, Full-Time (9-10 Months per year)
Hours of Work:
40 hours per week ( Standard hours of work are 6:00 am to 2:00 pm; however, hours of work may vary depending on work assignments and operational requirements. The successful candidate will be required to work weekends. )
Start Date targeted the week of February 27th, 2023.
Starting Rate of Pay:
$27.45 per hour
11:59 p.m. on Friday, January 13, 2023
Please visit the District of West Vancouver’s Career Centre at westvancouver.ca/careers to apply for this position.
We want to thank all applicants, however only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.