This position will assist the Golf Course Superintendent in maintaining the Golf Course. The Greenskeeper will mow, trim, water, aerate, repair and maintain the Golf Course through the use of both physical labor and trained skills.
A high school diploma or G.E.D. is required. A valid Virginia driver’s license and an excellent driving record are required. Golf course maintenance or turf grass management experience is preferred. Qualified applicants must possess the ability to work independently and perform each of the following: operate tractors, riding mowers and trimmers, lift 50 lbs. and work in all types of weather conditions. A satisfactory post-offer, pre-employment criminal background investigation will be required of the selected applicant.
Hourly rate is $10.00. This seasonal position will work approximately 30 hours per week with a schedule that will require both weekdays and weekends. The approximate duration of this position will be from April through November. This position will not exceed 1,500 hours during the initial year of employment or during the Affordable Care Act measurement period of April 1st through March 31st.
A Town of Blacksburg application is required for this position by 5:00 PM on Friday, May 24, 2019. Applications are available at the Human Resources Office located in the Municipal Building at 300 South Main Street, Blacksburg, VA, 24060, or may be downloaded at www.blacksburg.gov/jobs. Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodation in the application process may call 540-443-1020 (voice) or utilize the Virginia Relay Center at 711 (TDD).
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