Grounds Foreman - Jackson Hole Golf & Tennis Club - Housing Available

Date:  Feb 13, 2024
Location: 

Jackson Hole, WY, US

Company:  Jackson Hole Golf and Tennis
Shift Type:  Summer Seasonal 2024

 

Create Your Experience of a Lifetime!

 

Come work and play in the mountains!  Whether it's your first time seeing the mountains, or you already call them home, joining our team means discovering (or re-discovering!) a passion for the outdoors while building lifelong connections with teammates and guests from around the world.

 

Join the Grand Teton Lodge Company for a season, or stay for a career at one/many of our 40+ resorts. From day one, you'll receive some of the highest compensation rates in the industry, free access to Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks, Employee housing, free activities, 40% retail discounts, the chance to grow through Epic Service - our leading training and development program, and wellness benefits to fuel your success.​

 

Job Summary:

The Grounds Foreman shall be responsible for the implementation of all activities relating to the maintenance of the golf course.

Grounds Foremen, under the supervision of the superintendent and assistant superintendent, are to perform routine, semi-skilled, and skilled manual labor tasks involved in golf course maintenance.  Grounds Foreman are expected to serve as team leads and supervisors and perform work involving large equipment such as tractors, loaders, and mowers when necessary. Each Grounds Foreman may be assigned responsibilities for the maintenance of the golf course and management of the team and completes related work in a safe and time sensitive manner with regard to maximizing efficiency and quality.

You are expected to adhere to the company’s mission, vision and value statements. Be knowledgeable of the company’s Envision management systems, policies and initiatives for Quality, Hospitality, Environmental, and Health and Safety.  You have specific responsibilities within these areas and are expected to understand them.

 

Job Specification:

  • Housing: Available
  • Outlet: Jackson Hole Golf & Tennis Club
  • Expected Pay Range: $23.00 - $36.00 / hour

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assists year-round managers in management and training of seasonal staff and fills in as admin for department when needed.
  • Leads construction and irrigation projects under the supervision of the Golf Course Superintendent, Assistant Superintendent, or Irrigation Technician.
  • Maintains all golf course grounds with great attention to detail and assists in work inspections.
  • Operates equipment used in the maintenance of greens, tees, fairways, roughs, surrounds, sand bunkers, native areas, waterways, and common areas.
  • Maintains teeing and putting areas daily by setting tee markers and pins; maintaining ball washers; replacing tee towels, flags, and flagsticks as instructed; removing debris from tees, greens, surrounds, and cart paths using blowers or sweepers; filling divots with sand/seed mixture; fixing ball marks and animal damage.
  • Maintains clubhouse grounds and landscapes by mowing, weeding, etc. in a safe, timely, and efficient manner.
  • Operates reel mowers, rotary mowers, utility vehicles, tractors, and other equipment in the daily maintenance of golf course features including, but not limited to greens, collars, approaches, tees, trees, fences, ponds, banks, ditches, cart paths, bunkers, and bunker edges.
  • ists in traffic control by moving tees, pins, signs, and cart barriers; replacing, maintaining and adjusting ropes, stakes, and signs; and may mark hazard and drop areas.
  • Cleans and returns all equipment to the designated location at the maintenance facility; and cleans the maintenance areas at the end of each day.
  • Assists with all opening and closing procedures of the golf course.  Including, but not limited to, debris removal, aerification, tree maintenance, bunker maintenance, and installation and removal of animal barriers.
  • Interacts with guests, both internal and external, in accordance with company standards and in a manner that will provide the “Experience of a Lifetime”.
  • Actively participates in protecting the environment by recycling, conserving energy, protecting wildlife and educating guests in accordance with company standards.
  • Works in a safe and healthy manner and promotes safety within the team.
  • Must have knowledge of our Envision Management System which incorporates our commitment to quality, health and safety and the environment.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

 

Job Requiremens:

  • Minimum 3 years work experience in all aspects of golf course maintenance, landscaping, or agriculture.
  • Working knowledge of reel mowing and rotary mowing equipment; their proper adjustment and maintenance.
  • Must have current valid driver’s license and successful MVR completion
  • 1 year previous experience supervising the maintenance of golf courses.
  • Ability to follow oral and written directions.
  • Two or four year degree in turfgrass management or related field of study
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivation and ability to lead others will benefit a person in this position
  • Must possess a strong work ethic and willingness to learn

 

What’s In It For You?

  • Housing / RV Sites Available (for limited FT roles) 

  • Complimentary and discounted Golf rounds 

  • 50% discount on restaurant meals 

  • 40% retail discount plus online ProDeals 

  • FREE Participation in In-Park guest activities: Horseback rides, kayak and boat rentals, lake cruises & scenic raft tours, 200 miles of hiking trails and THE greatest perk ever – living by one of the most picturesque national parks! 

 

Before you apply, visit http://www.TetonEmployee.com for detailed information about housing and other information you will find helpful.

 

 

 We are committed to environmental stewardship and sustainability through zero waste, energy and water conservation, green dining and retail, volunteerism, and education. Grand Teton Lodge Company offers an amazing place to live and work, as well as staff housing. www.vailresortscareers.com 

 

The expected pay range is $23.00 - $36.00. This is the pay range we reasonably expect to pay for this position. Individual compensation decisions are based on a variety of factors.

 

Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

 

Requisition ID  499727
Reference Date: 01/15/2024 
Job Code Function: Golf Course Maintenance