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P.T. Seasonal Turf - Foreman

The Marshes Golf Club, Kanata, Ontario, Canada Req #104
Thursday, February 28, 2019
Marshes Golf Club is one of Ottawa’s leading Golf courses.  Working at The Marshes means redefining the hospitality experience in Ottawa where we deliver sensational service.

Job Overview

The foreman works under the golf course superintendent and assistant superintendent in a supervisory capacity, Responsibilities include delegating work assignments, overseeing job performance and inspecting course conditions. May be responsible to supervise a weekend crew.



  • Oversees the completion of work assignments by crew members and assists with field decisions regarding job procedures, work standards and machinery use
  • Enforces safe working conditions with all job assignments and is responsible for instructing staff on proper equipment use and work methods
  • Supervises special projects and labour crews
  • Manages the building
  • Maintenance program and improvement projects
  • Reports golf course conditions and all disciplinary problems to the golf course superintendent or assistant golf course superintendent
  • Opens the maintenance shop and runs operations in the absence of the golf course superintendent and assistant golf course superintendent



  • Knowledge of tools, methods, and materials used in grounds construction, landscaped area maintenance work and building maintenance and improvement
  • Ability to operate truck and light motorized equipment
  • Knowledge of agronomy, turf grass science and the rules of golf
  • Ability to follow oral and written directions
  • Working knowledge of basic electricity and hydraulics related to an irrigation system, including automatic valves and controllers and various types of pumps and pumping systems
  • Proven leadership capabilities
  • Possession of a valid driver's license

The Marshes Golf Club is an equal opportunity at will employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability, sex, sexual orientation or national origin. The Marshes Golf Club welcomes and encourages applications from candidates with disabilities, to support the Integrated Accessibility Standards, Ontario Regulation 191/11 for the Employment Standards set forth under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you require accommodations and/or a copy of these documents in an alternate format for reasons related to a disability, please contact our Casting Department (Human Resources) at 613-271-3592. To review our AODA IASR Employment Policy please contact the Casting department.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • The Marshes Golf Club, Kanata, Ontario, Canada