Spanish Fork City
  • 02-Apr-2021 to Until Filled (MST)
  • Spanish Fork, UT, USA
  • Starting at $10.00 per hour. This position includes golf privileges
  • Hourly
  • Part Time

EFFECTIVE DATE: March 2021

GOLF COURSE HORTICULTURAL WORKER

Department: Parks & Recreation

Job Classification: Part Time

Job Salary: Starting at $10.00 per hour. *This position includes golf privileges

Job Closes: Open Until Filled

PAY GRADE PT3

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GENERAL PURPOSE

Working under the supervision of the golf course Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent the Horticultural Worker will attend to the clubhouse turf and flower beds and The Oaks Reception Center outdoor area.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Responsibilities include but are not limited to: mowing, weeding, watering, fertilizing, cutting back, pruning and other associated plant care responsibilities; remove and replace any dying or diseased plants; soil preparation, planting, and cultivating. Duties include irrigation system maintenance and repair. Work hours and schedule are flexible.
  • Must have professional positive attitude with good communication skills. Be productive while working alone and with others.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must have a good understanding of horticulture, specifically production and cultivation of annuals, perennials, shrubs and trees. Must be able to accurately diagnose insects and diseases and be knowledgeable of pesticides and fertilizers and their application to materials.
  • Having completed Master Gardener course work or an Associates Degree in Horticulture is not necessary but would be helpful. Must be able to lift 25 lbs., have transportation to and from work and speak English.
  • Must have excellent design, organizational and planning skills, and strong people skills. Basic computer skills would be helpful. Must be an open minded problem solver that adapts readily to change. This is a hands-on position. Applicant should be self-motivated and career oriented.

MENTAL AND PHYSICAL APPLICATIONS

  • Surroundings involve contact with outdoors, dust, dirt, heat, cold, and humidity. Requires continuous contact with indoors, noise, fumes, wetness, arid/dry, humidity and vibrations. Requires working with and around other employees. Occasionally requires working alone.
  • Health and Safety conditions include constantly dealing with soil, water and plant materials. Occasionally dealing with toxic materials and chemicals. Physical activities include constant standing, kneeling, crouching, handling, balancing, turning, pushing, pulling, reaching and carrying. Requires occasional jumping, crawling, sitting, climbing, throwing and feeling. Requires talking, hearing and seeing. Requires ability to lift up to 25 pounds without assistance
  • Physical dimensions include strength necessary in hands, arms, legs, and back. Requires constant eye/hand coordination with occasional foot/eye/hand coordination. Occasionally requires vision strain, rapid speed work, and extreme muscular exertion, along with finger, hand/arm, and foot/leg dexterity.
  • Mental applications include constant memory for details and attention to many items.
  • Occasionally requires the estimation of the size, quality, and quantity of objects, along with the speed of moving objects. Occasional discriminating thinking, rot/repetitive thinking, guided problem solving, creative problem solving, and memory for ideas, verbal and written directions.
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