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What do greenkeepers do?

  • prepare seedbeds for new turf
  • establish and maintain turf by watering, over sowing or over seeding, and repairing green damage
  • peg and mark out lines and logos, install nets, posts and stumps, and place other sports equipment on playing areas
  • operate and maintain hand and power driven equipment such as mowers, aerators, cultivators, corers and line marking equipment
  • install and maintain synthetic surfaces
  • may maintain buildings, fences and surrounding gardens

Low

projected job openings

$41-$52k

qualified full-time wage

66%

employed full-time

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