Golf Course Maintenance

Job Locations US-OR-West Linn
Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(3/8/2023 4:23 PM)
Requisition ID
# of Openings
Area of Interest
Course Maintenance
Salary Range (For Postings)
$17.00 to $17.00 DOE



Drive Shack Inc. is a leading owner and operator of golf-related leisure and entertainment businesses focused on bringing people together through competitive socializing. Today, our portfolio consists of American Golf, Drive Shack and Puttery.



American Golf is one of the most experienced and innovative operators in the golf industry today. As an owner, lessee, and manager of golf courses and country clubs for over 50 years, American Golf has the unmatched expertise to maximize any golf opportunity. Over its 50-year history, American Golf has been involved with more than 325 golf courses for various private entities or public agencies. Currently, American Golf manages over 70 facilities across the United States. To learn more or plan your visit, please visit



Job Purpose

The Greenskeeper is responsible for keeping golf course grounds functionally and aesthetically sound. The greenskeeper maintains lawns, trees, shrubs, flowers, cart paths, bridges and turf. The Greenskeeper keeps grounds free from trash, litter, debris, and weeds. Greenskeepers maintain equipment, supplies, and order as needed.



  • Maintain course accessibility and appearance using power and hand tools to perform activities such as: mowing, weeding, edging, set up and raking sand traps, laying sod, planting trees, shrubs and flowers
  • Use tools and/or chemicals to perform weed abatement, pest control, irrigation, and cultivation and proper drainage activities
  • Inspect all tools and equipment prior to during and after use. Operate all equipment safely and with care and consideration of its value. Report any damage and or lack of performance to a supervisor
  • Maintain the appearance of all green areas by changing cups, tee markers and tee towels, emptying trash containers, and maintaining ball washers
  • Operate and maintain utility vehicles and equipment following company safety standards and manufacturers recommendations
  • Observe and report to manager any potential agronomic and maintenance equipment problem issues
  • Spray and fertilize course greens
  • Keep grounds free from trash, litter, and debris, and empty trash receptacles.
  • Conduct basic irrigation audits and perform basic irrigation repairs
  • Remove snow by using a shovel or snow blower 
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.




  • 1 year of golf course maintenance or closely related equivalent experience preferred
  • Ability to drive turf vehicles
  • Working knowledge of and ability to use hand and power tools and equipment
  • Ability to understand and follow directions
  • Ability to work cooperatively with others
  • Ability to communicate effectively with co-workers - in some locations ability to communicate effectively with Spanish speaking co-workers may be required
  • Valid driver’s license



  • High school diploma or GED


Skills/Abilities/Personal Characteristics

  • Multitasking
  • Time Management
  • Organization
  • Communication
  • Teamwork
  • Dexterity
  • Thoroughness


Working Conditions

  • Flexible Hours. Days and hours of work vary by schedule and business needs.
  • Seasonal
  • Early morning, weekend, and holiday work may be required.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be required to stand for long periods of time, to walk, read, hear, talk, balance, climb, use hands, use fingers, reach, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, smell, taste, push or pull. The employee may be required to lift and carry objects weighing up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required for this position include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, color vision and the ability to adjust focus.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be exposed to outside weather conditions, moving mechanical parts, toxic or caustic chemicals, fumes or airborne particles, risk of electrical shock, or sharp objects. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
  • Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



American Golf Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunities for all. We will not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on any legally recognized basis, (protected class), including but not limited to race, color, religion, genetic information, national origin, sex, pregnancy, childbirth, medical conditions, age, disability, citizenship status, uniform service member status, or any other protected class under federal, state, and/or local law.


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