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 $50,000-$60,000 Plus Excellent Benefit Package

Summary: Works under the direction of the Superintendent of Golf Course Maintenance. Under basic supervision assists with supervising staff, maintenance, and repair projects at the Tam Golf Course.

Essential Functions:

  • Assists with managing the maintenance and repair of golf course facilities and equipment.
  • Supervises work crews, monitors operations, and verifies the efficient and timely accomplishment of assigned duties.
  • Strong working knowledge of the principles, mechanics, and operation of all turf grass and golf course equipment.
  • Inspects, adjusts, and performs minor repairs and maintenance of all turf grass and golf course equipment.
  • Inspects turf areas daily for fungus, insects, and undesirable vegetation.
  • Keeps inventory records on all equipment and materials used in maintenance operations.
  • Evaluates golf course turf conditions and repair and adjust irrigation system to optimize playing conditions.
  • Promotes and enforces safety rules and regulations.
  • Lifts and handles objects up to 50 pounds unassisted.
  • Monitors soil moisture levels and daily irrigation practices and schedules.
  • Keep current with other areas of Golf Maintenance to help the Superintendent of Golf Maintenance at times during his absence.

Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED equivalent
  • Minimum three years of golf course maintenance, grounds maintenance, or turf management experience
  • Ability to speak Spanish a plus
  • Valid Illinois class "B" driver's license
  • Valid Illinois Pesticide Public application license or ability to obtain within 3 months of hire.
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain a positive attitude, professional manner and appearance in all situations.

 Niles Park District

 Contact

Tom Elenz
847-583-2722
tome@niles-parks.org

 Closing Date

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