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Golf Course Laborer (PPT)

Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions or any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities. Valid Oklahoma driver’s license and satisfactory driving record. Must possess or obtain Pesticide Applicator’s License within six (6) months’ probationary period. Knowledge of turf equipment, hand and power tools, and maintenance and construction work. To view entire job announcement, click on job title. For your convenience we have attached the application and supporting documents below, please print ALL documents and return to our office in person or mail to: Human Resources, 201 West Gray Bldg C, Norman, OK 73069

Posting Information
Department: 
Parks & Recreation - Westwood Golf
Location: 
Westwood Golf Course - 2400 Westport Drive
Shift: 
6:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. or 6:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Maximum 28hours per week. Work schedule may vary. May be required to work weekends.
Salary: 
$14.26 per hour
Date Posted: 
Thu, 08/08/2019 - 8:00am
Closing Date: 
Mon, 09/30/2019 - 2:30pm
Job Description
Duties: 
Fertilizes, mows and waters green, and changes cups on greens. Trims trees, shrubs and hedges, and mows fairways. Picks up trash and other debris. Rakes leaves and removes snow from walkways. Operates a weedeater, chainsaw, trimmers, and pole nippers. Removes limbs and stumps and places in chipper or stump cutter. Interfaces with citizens in person regarding minor complaints or questions. Inspects equipment for safety hazards before use. Works in a manner safe to the individual and public. Follows safety rules. Uses safety equipment as required. Keeps work area clean and safe. Performs other related duties as required.
Working Conditions: 
Frequent exposure of up to 80% of work time to dirt, dust, extreme temperatures, noise, and noxious fumes and odors. Exposure to hazards associated with equipment and machinery. On call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for emergencies.
Job Requirements
Education and Experience: 
Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions or any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Knowledge: 
Turf equipment; hand and power tools. Maintenance and construction work.
Skills: 
Interpersonal skills necessary to be courteous of fellow employees and citizens while performing duties.
License and/or Certification: 
Valid Oklahoma driver’s license and satisfactory driving record. Must possess or obtain Pesticide Applicator’s License within six (6) months’ probationary period.
Mental & Physical: 
Ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail. Ability to lift and carry moderately heavy (25-50 lb.) and heavy (50-75 lb.) supplies, materials, and debris frequently. Work requires continued walking, stooping, standing, and some climbing. Ability to maintain regular, predictable and punctual attendance.
Additional Information: 

Applicant must have a telephone number where he/she may be reached. Selected applicant must pass a background investigation, physical examination and a drug screen.