Spray Technician

Website Hershey Entertainment & Resorts

Hershey® Country Club is a private, premier golf and recreation club with two championship level courses. The club’s rich history of accolades, success, and chocolate combine to form a one-of-a-kind experience for individuals and families of all ages.

The Club has been the recipient of the Platinum Club Of American award, as well as holding the LPGA Lady Keystone Open for nearly 20 years.

The position is responsible for pesticide and fertilizer applications and participation in the daily maintenance tasks of the East and West Golf Courses.

Job Functions:

Applying pesticides and fertilizer on all greens, tees, and fairways on the golf courses
Assisting in the monitoring and identification of diseases, insects, and weeds on golf course greens, tees, fairways, and rough
Keeping application records and inventory of pesticides and fertilizers
Other duties as assigned

Basic Qualifications:

Pursuing or have obtained a two or four year degree in Turf Grass Science or related field.
Two (2) years experience in golf course maintenance
Must possess or be able to obtain PA Pesticide Applicator’s License
Must possess valid PA Driver’s License

Additional Qualifications:

Strong attention to detail and math skills to perform calculations
Ability to calibrate application equipment
Working knowledge of the maintenance of greens, teas, and fairways
Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel a plus

Working Conditions:

Physical requirements include ability to lift 50 lbs and operate heavy machinery
Must be able to work a flexible schedule that includes weekends and holidays
This is a union position and the work schedule will be based on union seniority. Candidate must be able to meet scheduled requirements, which will most likely require evening and weekend hours.

Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

Hershey Entertainment & Resorts is an Equal Opportunity Employer

To apply for this job please visit careers.hersheyjobs.com.