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Golf Course Maintenance Worker, Quarry Oaks Golf Course, Ashland, NE

NEBCO, Inc. Ashland, NE

Job Description

We have 4-5 positions open for Grounds Maintenance workers. 

Seasonal positions with full time hours.  Start 3/15/19.

Apply on-line (preferred) or at the golf course.

Great work environment and setting.


 Under general direction mows grounds, performs maintenance and landscaping projects

of a public golf course by performing the following duties:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following.

Abide by Company Safety Program and Policies, while performing duties safely.

Mows property with a rough rotary riding power mower. Performs regular grounds and landscape maintenance by mowing lawns with riding or push mowers; trimming and edging around trees, shrubs, ground cover, flowers, sidewalks and buildings; weeding, thinning and cleaning flower beds and other grounds by hand or utilizing proper tools and equipment; and setting up, adjusting, repairing, and cleaning irrigation systems.

Maintains grounds maintenance equipment to be operational by performing routine and preventative maintenance and cleaning of tools, equipment and machines within reasonable capabilities.  Also sharpens tools, such as weed cutters, edging tools, and shears.

May makes minor repairs on equipment such as lawn mower, grounds maintenance equipment, tools or spreader.

Performs grounds cleaning activities by raking and bagging leaves for disposal. Also removes all litter from the grounds.

Properly and safely wear prescribed safety protective clothing, masks, and/or rubber gloves and boots according to department standards and working conditions.

Other duties may be assigned.

Education and/or Experience:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

Must have basic knowledge of lawn maintenance.  Must be able to operate a rough rotary riding mower and a machine-driven push lawn mower.

Reasoning Ability:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out simple one- or two-step instructions.  Ability to deal with standardized situations with only occasional or no variables.


Must have a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation to get to work site.

Other Skills and Abilities:

Effective and respectful communication and interactions with other employees, supervisors, and customers.  Good attention to detail required.  Ability to perform strenuous work under varying weather conditions.      

Other Qualifications:

Must be able to perform manual duties required of the position.  Must be able to work the flexible work schedule required on a golf course to prepare for events and weather conditions.                                                                                                                                                                  

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and operate commercial rotary mower, possibly on grades; requires use of hands and fingers to handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to climb on and off the mower or balance. The employee is occasionally required to walk and talk or hear. The employee must lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment:

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts; precarious positions and places; potentially extreme outside weather conditions and vibration from equipment. The employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles caused by mowing the area.  The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.  This is a non-smoking campus.

Condition of Employment:

Candidate is required to meet the above qualifications, task frequency and PPE requirements.  Approval of pre-employment reference & background checks, and post offer drug/alcohol testing with back screens (if required) are required as conditions of employment. 

All job offers are continguent on the application completing a background check, drug screening and pre-employment physical.

Golf Course Maintenance Worker, Seasonal job, Ashland, NE

An EEO Employer

Job Details

Date Posted October 21, 2019
Date Closes November 20, 2019
Address 16600 Quarry Oaks Drive
Located In Ashland, NE
Department Quarry Oaks Golf Course, a Company of NEBCO, Inc
Function Grounds Maintenance Staff
Job Type Part-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, $11.00
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Seasonal job. Hours may vary based on business needs. M-F, 6:30 am-2:30 pm
Hours Flexible hours. hours per week; Based on events
Start Date 2019-03-15
Positions Available 4
SOC Category 37-3019.00 Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other
Zipcode 68003
Name Ken Cuddy, Grounds Superintendent
Address 16600 Quarry Oaks Drive
City, State and Zip Ashland, NE 68003
Phone (402) 944-6004
FAX (402) 944-6006

This job requires the following skills

  • Golf Course Groundskeeper
  • Golf Course Worker
  • Ability to Work Under Pressure
  • Accepts and Learns From Criticism
  • Excellent Team Member
  • Positive Attitude
  • Strong Flexibility / Adaptability
  • Strong Time Management
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Groundskeeping

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