Student Assistant - Golf Maintenance

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Student Assistant - Golf Maintenance


Auxiliary University Golf Course

About the University of Georgia:

The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education ( UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,700 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 39,000 students including over 30,000 undergraduates and over 9,000 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

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Athens Area

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The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.


Duties and responsibilities include but not limited to mowing greens, raking bunkers, general blowing, string trimming, changing cups and etc. This position requires weekend work, holiday work and sometimes work in adverse weather conditions. Candidates must be able to work a minimum of 3 hours for a given day.

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Student Assistant (NE)



Position Summary:

The role of a golf course maintenance employee is to assist with the daily maintenance and preparation of the golf course in order to provide the best possible playing conditions to the patrons of the UGA Golf Course.

Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification in Position:

Previous golf course or comparable experience.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies :

Ability to understand and follow specific oral and written instructions. Willing to perform manual labor for extended periods, often under
adverse weather conditions.

Physical Demands:

Willing to work in adverse weather conditions.

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Posted: 4/1/2021
Application Due: 5/31/2021
Work Type: Full Time