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Apprentice - Sports Turf Management

Are you passionate about the meticulous care and maintenance of sports turf? Do you dream of contributing to the creation of pristine playing surfaces? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as an Apprentice Sports Turf Team Member.

Key Responsibilities:

Cutting Turf Areas: Execute precise cutting techniques to maintain turf areas to the highest standards.

Top Dressing: Assist in the application of top dressing materials to ensure optimal turf health and playing conditions.

Edging, Cleaning, and Raking Bunkers: Perfect the edges, cleanliness, and raking of bunkers, enhancing the overall aesthetic appeal and playability of the course.

Weeding: Diligently remove weeds from turf areas, ensuring a uniform and flawless playing surface.

Hand Watering: Employ careful hand watering techniques to provide essential hydration to turf areas as required.

Pruning of Trees and Shrubs: Participate in the pruning and shaping of trees and shrubs to maintain a visually pleasing landscape.

General Irrigation Maintenance and Repairs: Assist in the maintenance and repair of irrigation systems to ensure consistent and efficient water distribution.

Operation of Specialized Equipment: Learn to operate specialized turf maintenance equipment with precision and skill.

Use of Fertilizer: Apply fertilizers according to schedule and guidelines, promoting healthy turf growth and vitality.

Use of Spray Equipment for Greens and Tees: Utilize spray equipment with accuracy to apply treatments to greens and tees, contributing to their optimal condition.


Enthusiasm for sports turf management and a desire to learn and grow in the field.

Strong attention to detail and a commitment to excellence in turf maintenance.

Ability to work effectively as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.

Willingness to follow instructions and learn from experienced turf management professionals.

Physical fitness and the ability to perform manual labor in various weather conditions.


Comprehensive training and mentorship from experienced turf management professionals.

Opportunities for career advancement and skill development within the sports turf industry.

Access to a dynamic and supportive work environment within a premier sports facility.

If you are ready to embark on a rewarding career journey in sports turf management and contribute to the maintenance of world-class playing surfaces, we invite you to apply for the position of Apprentice Sports Turf Team Member. Join us in shaping the future of sports turf excellence!

Job title: Apprentice - Sports Turf Management
Contract type: Casual
Location: Australia, Adelaide
Industry: Trades and Services Labourer and Handyperson
Job expiry: 2024-04-20
Reference: 7004J202493485