Fairmont Golf Maintenance Labourer - Spring 2017 in Canada

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Golf Maintenance Labourer

For their breathtaking natural scenery, unique settings and legendary design, the golf courses of Fairmont Hotels &Resorts are destinations in themselves. With your care and attention to superior golf course conditioning as a Golf Maintenance Labourer, our courses will provide an immaculate backdrop to an exceptional golf experience.

Hotel Overview: Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge is surrounded by the snow capped mountains and enchanting lakes of Jasper National Park; a UNESCO designated World Heritage Site which includes the #1 Best Golf Resort in Canada by the readers of SCOREGolf Magazine, a newly redesigned Fairmont spa, 6 food and beverage outlets, and many outdoor activities which are right outside your door. No matter what time of year you visit Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge, you can expect to be a part of "The True Rocky Mountain Experience".

Summary of Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Golf Course Superintendent, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

  • Consistently offer professional, friendly and proactive guest service while supporting fellow Colleagues
  • Follow department policies, procedures and service standards
  • Operate equipment and power tools, including utility vehicles, mowers and tractors
  • Mow, trim, irrigate, and fertilize turf areas
  • Edge, rake and maintain sand traps and cart paths
  • Set tee markers and hole placement on greens
  • Maintain fuel and fluid levels for all types of equipment on a daily basis and ensure all equipment is clean and in safe working order
  • Report equipment problems or failures immediately
  • Following all safety and sanitation policies

  • Adhere to the hotel’s vehicle handling and safety policies while driving hotel and guest vehicles

  • Other duties as assigned
Employee Status


  • Previous Golf Maintenance or Landscaping experience an asset
  • Valid Alberta Driver’s License required
  • Must have a reasonable understanding of the game of golf
  • Must enjoy working outside in all weather conditions
  • CPR and First Aid Certificates an asset
  • Machine operating experience: snowplow, grader & blade, bobcat, john deere tractors 5200, 670, 855 & 3320
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities

  • Highly responsible & reliable

  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment

  • Ability to work cohesively with fellow colleagues as part of a team with minimum supervision

  • Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to):

  • Sitting: 0-4 hr/day
  • Walking: 6-8 hr/day
  • Standing: 6-8 hr/day
  • Bending/reaching: 4-8 hr/day
  • Pushing/pushing: 4-8 hr/day
  • Physical effort: required to lift up to 50 lbs
  • Environmental stress: high – inside/outside

Visa Requirements:Must be legally eligible to work in Canada. The hotel is unable to assist candidates in obtaining Canadian work authorization.

APPLY TODAY: Whether you’re launching your career or seeking meaningful employment, we invite you to visit http://www.fairmontcareers.com/ to learn more about Fairmont Hotels & Resorts—and the extraordinary opportunities that exist!

ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTSAt Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That’s why you'll find exceptional work opportunities—throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific—as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London’s The Savoy, New York’s The Plaza, and Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork, Accountability and Excellence; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!

Primary Location: Canada-Jasper-The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Colleague

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Closing Date: 01.Feb.2017, 1:59:00 AM

Req ID: JPL02275