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(Archived) Deputy Head Greenkeeper

Last Updated: 4/09/21

Job Description

Deputy Head Greenkeeper

An exciting new opportunity has arisen at Ogbourne Downs Golf Club as we seek a Deputy Head Greenkeeper.

The Club

The golf club prides itself as a chalk downland site and is set amongst the rolling hills of The Wiltshire Downs. The 18-hole layout embraces its quirky downland shapes, wide fairways, wispy rough and is dominated with fescue in all playing surfaces. The club are currently entering an exciting new period since the appointment of a new Head Greenkeeper under the leadership of a Course Consultant and wish to appoint a Deputy Head Greenkeeper to assist in the daily running of tasks and projects. Staff levels are based at four full time members of green staff backed up with two seasonal staff.

The Person

  • Minimum 5 years greenkeeping experience
  • Driven with a passion for greenkeeping
  • Leads by example and takes responsibility
  • PA1, PA2, PA6
  • NVQ level 3 or above
  • Experience in downland/links (desirable)
  • Irrigation experience

The Benefits

  • Staff training and development
  • Staff meal from menu
  • BIGGA membership

No accommodation is available with this role.

Company Details


Ogbourne Downs Golf Club

Marlborough, England, United Kingdom

OGBOURNE DOWNS GOLF CLUB Ogbourne Downs Golf Club located between Swindon and Marlborough, 3 miles from junction 15 of the M4, is one of the finest Downland Golf Courses in Wiltshire.  It’s fast draining, always open with never a temporary tee or green and boasts fabulous views. Designed by five time Open Championship winner J.H. Taylor, the holes are set amidst 200 acres of glorious...