Golf Course Maintenance I & II (Temporary)

Position Information

Position Information

Posting Title Golf Course Maintenance I & II (Temporary)
Job Requisition Number COA077884
Position Number T93008
Job Type Part-Time
Division Name Parks & Recreation
Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications
Golf Course Maintenance Worker I ($13.50 per hour): 16 years of age, no experience required

Golf Course Maintenance Worker II ($14.50 per hour): 18 years of age, 2+ years relevant experience

Notes to Applicants

Locations include:

  • Jimmy Clay Golf Course (5400 Jimmy Clay Drive)
  • Lions Municipal Golf Course (2901 Enfield Rd)
  • Morris Williams Golf Course (3851 Manor Road)
  • Roy Kizer Golf Course (5400 Jimmy Clay Drive)
  • Hancock Golf Course (811 East 41st Street)

Pay Range

$13.50 – 14.50 per hour



  • 15-40 hours per week with varying work schedules.
  • Some weekends and holidays will be required.

Job Close Date
Type of Posting External
Department Parks & Recreation
Regular/Temporary Temporary (No benefits)
Grant Funded or Pooled Position Not Applicable
Category Technical
Location Various City of Austin Golf Courses
Preferred Qualifications
  • Previous experience maintaining grounds of golf course.
  • Previous experience installing and/or repairing irrigation systems.
Duties, Functions and Responsibilities

Duties, Functions and Responsibilities
Essential duties and functions, pursuant to Americans with Disabilities Act, may include the following. Other related duties may be assigned.

  1. Performs skilled and semi-skilled grounds maintenance tasks.
  2. Performs minor and major repairs.
  3. Performs turf maintenance, turf repairs & turf renovations.
  4. Operates equipment.
  5. Operates hand tools.
  6. Performs safety inspections and addresses deficits.
  7. Prepares golf courses for play.
  8. Operates and maintains irrigation systems.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Must possess required knowledge, skills, abilities and experience and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.

  • Knowledge of assigned areas.
  • Knowledge of the operation and maintenance of assigned equipment and vehicles.
  • Knowledge of safety practices and procedures.
  • Skill in handling multiple tasks and prioritizing.
  • Skill in planning and organizing.
  • Ability to operate power tools.
  • Ability to lift/carry equipment or materials applicable to the work being performed.
  • Ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with other city employees and the public.

Does this job require a criminal background investigation? This position requires a criminal background investigation

City of Austin is committed to compliance with the American Disabilities Act. If you require reasonable accommodation during the application process or have a question regarding an essential job function, please call (512) 974-3210 or TTY (512) 974-2445.

Information For City Employees: If you are an employee within the department, are in good standing and meet both the minimum and preferred qualifications, then you will receive an initial interview.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you at least 16 years of age?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * If identified as a top candidate, do you agree to a Criminal Background Investigation (CBI)?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * How many years of experience do you have related to grounds keeping or general labor services?
    • Less than 1 year
    • 1 to 3 years
    • 3 to 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  4. * Please describe your grounds keeping and/or general labor experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Select the answer that best describes your experience with golf course grounds maintenance.
    • I do not have any experience maintaining the grounds of a golf course.
    • I have less than one year of experience maintaining the grounds of a golf course.
    • I have 1 - 2 years experience maintaining the grounds of a golf course.
    • I have 2 - 4 years experience maintaining the grounds of a golf course.
    • I have over 4 years of experience maintaining the grounds of a golf course.
  6. * Current recruitment efforts are for multiple golf courses. If you have a preference to work at a specific course, please indicate the location.

    (Open Ended Question)

Optional & Required Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume