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City of Commerce City Greens Keeper III in Commerce City, Colorado

General Purpose The Greens Keeper III works under the direct supervision of the Assistant Maintenance Supervisor, performing a wide variety of unskilled and skilled tasks at the golf course. The hiring range for this position is $15.42 - $17.37 per hour. Essential Duties & Responsibilities * Assisting the golf course personnel in the daily maintenance of the golf course, and preparing the golf course for daily play * Mowing the turf in a described manner (greens, tees, fairways, rough, and trimming) * Assisting the Irrigation Technician when needed (hand watering, hole digging, spot watering, and afternoon watering) * Assist in course inspections and repair; report any issues or concerns to the appropriate staff * Assisting as a lead worker on construction projects (landscape, shelters, new tees, signs and fence) * Assisting staff with fertilizer and chemical application on the course * Assisting with aeration of the Greens, Tees, Fairways, and rough * Working early morning start times, weekends, and holidays are required. * Janitorial work, cleaning course out houses, cleaning shop and office area and around the clubhouse * Assisting the pro shop staff with set up * May need to drive a City vehicle to and from other City departments or vendors * Assisting the Assistant Maintenance Supervisor as a lead crew worker over a 2 to 3 person project. Reporting to the Assistant Maintenance Supervisor * Assisting the Assistant Maintenance Supervisor in the training of Greens Keeper I and Greens Keeper II personnel * Maintain accurate, up to date records of all trainings * Assist with lock up procedures * Assisting the mechanic in equipment inspections and maintenance Minimum Qualifications Must be a minimum of 18 years of age and possess a valid Colorado driver's license or ability to obtain one within 30 days of employment. Must have a minimum of 2 years of experience working on a golf course. Should have a desire to work on a golf course; understanding of the game of golf is required. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities * Must be able to follow and give clear written and verbal instructions * Must be punctual, dependable and self - motivated * Must have the ability to operate all golf course equipment * Must have a basic understanding of golf course maintenance practices Equipment Used, Work Environment and Physical Activities * Driving: May drive a City or personal vehicle in the normal course of business * Office equipment: Occasional use of copier, fax, scanner, printer * Computer equipment: Occasional use of a computer; Microsoft Office applications * Other equipment: Hand tools, hammers, wrenches, shovels, rakes, power tools, saws, drills, riding mower, push mowers, string trimmers, power edger's, utility carts * Language skills: Reads and understands instructions; writes legible work reports and notes; communicates information and responds to questions individually and in small groups. * Mathematical skills: Performs simple mathematical calculations by hand or using a calculator * Reasoning ability: Applies common sense understanding to carry out simple written and oral instructions; deals with standardized situations or problems involving a few concrete variables * Physical activities: May include carrying, bending, sitting, stooping, walking, standing, running Kneeling, reaching, climbing, lifting, and sitting for periods of time * Lifting: Must be able to lift a maximum of 80 pounds * Vision and hearing: Must be able to read instructions and respond to spoken communications * Exposure to environmental conditions: This is an outside job and workers must be prepared for all weather conditions--Hot, dry, cold, wet. Workers may be exposed to fumes from equipment, paint, dust, smoke, fertilizers, and other chemicals, and exposure to loud noises. Safety gear will be provided as needed. Salary: $15.42 - $19.56 Hourly Location: Commerce City, CO Job Type: Part-time Department: Parks, Recreation, & Golf Job Number: 2021-00039-1 Agency: City of Commerce City Address: 7887 E. 60th Avenue Commerce City, Colorado, 80022 Website: