This position directs and participates in the construction, maintenance, and repair of the course and grounds at the Lakeview Country Club. Our course features 3,330 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 36. This includes management of the turf/grass program, irrigation system, water usage, and pesticide applications. Maintains variety of equipment including but not limited to mowers, weedeaters, blowers, and utility carts. This hands-on position performs extensive manual labor in a variety of weather conditions. Supervises and directs the work of a seasonal crew. May assist the Maintenance department with snow removal during winter months.
Employment with Fallon County requires a high school diploma or equivalent. Must be at least eighteen (18) years of age. The above knowledge, skills, and abilities are typically acquired through a two (2) year degree or certificate in Turf Management or related field (such as agronomy, horticulture, plant science or soil science) and at least five (5) years’ experience in golf course maintenance. Must understand the game of golf. Must have a least one (1) year experience in herbicide and pesticide application. Other equivalent combinations of education and experience may be considered.
Additional Salary Information: The starting wage for this position is $23.50 per hour; after successful completion of the mandatory six (6) month probationary period, increase to $24.50 per hour. Following an additional six (6) month period as a permanent employee, increase to $25.50 per hour.
About Fallon County
Fallon County is a local government serving our citizens in Southeast Montana. Our mission is to provide amenities that improve quality of life, promote sustainable growth, diversify the local economy. We strive to create a workplace culture that attracts a diverse and agile workforce to make Fallon County the best run local government in the state.