Fairmont Greenskeeper (Spring/Summer 2017) in Canada

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Greenskeeper (Spring/Summer 2017)

Working in the Turf Care department, the Greens keeper’s high attention to detail ensures golf course maintenance is completed to exceed our golfers’ expectations.

Hotel Overview: * *The Fairmont Banff Springs has built a distinct and iconic reputation in the heart of Canada’s Rocky Mountains. With 764 guest rooms, world-class golf and spa experiences, 78 one of the largest food & beverage operations in North America, our Castle in the Rockies is the place to ignite a brilliant career.

Whether you are seeking innovative mentorship with global career opportunities or you are an outdoor adventure seekers, this year-round, mountain culture offers true work–life balance in one of Canada’s most spectacular destinations.

Summary of Responsibilities:

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

  • Consistently offers professional, engaging and friendly service
  • Cutting grasses with a wide variety of self propelled and push type machines
  • Smoothing bunker sand with hand rakes and machines
  • Setting the golf course for play
  • Labor intensive work in the form of digging, lifting, pushing,walking fast, and assorted tasks
  • Other tasks as assigned
Employee Status

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience is an asset
  • Class 5 Driver’s License
  • Updated driver’s abstract (no serious infractions in past year)
  • Detailed oriented
  • Perform tasks under minimal supervision
  • Knowledge of tools, methods, and materials used in grounds and landscape maintenance work
  • Understanding of the rules of golf
  • Ability to work in a team and independently

Perks: Endless staff events, subsidized staff housing, competitive benefits, daily duty meal in our staff cafeteria, employee travel program, food & beverage/fitness centre/spa/golf discounts, competitive extended benefit plans (medical, vision, dental) and employee assistance program

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

  • Constant standing and walking throughout shift
  • Lifting & Carrying up to 70 lbs.
  • Pushing & Pulling up to 50 lbs.
  • Bending & Kneeling
  • Repetitive tasks and movements
  • Working early mornings
  • Working in a variety of temperatures and conditions (snow, heat, rain)

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 & RESORTS

At 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 and Empowerment; 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-Banff-The Fairmont Banff Springs

Employee Status: Limited Term

Job Level: Colleague

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Rotating / Shift Work

Travel: No

Closing Date: 31.Jan.2017, 11:59:00 PM

Req ID: BSH03075