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362311 - Greenkeeper

Description

Establishes and maintains fine turf, grassed areas and synthetic surfaces used for sporting events.

Skill Level

3

Alternative Titles

    • Turf Keeper

Skills Assessment Authority

TRA

Caveats

No caveats apply to this occupation.

Endorsed Correlations to ASCO Occupations

    • 4622-11 Greenkeeper

Group: 3623 Greenkeepers

Description

establish and maintain fine turf, grassed areas and synthetic surfaces used for sporting events.

Tasks

    • preparing seedbeds for new turf
    • establishing and maintaining turf by watering, over sowing or over seeding, and repairing green damage
    • mowing, rolling and levelling turf
    • pegging and marking out lines and logos, installing nets, posts and stumps, and placing other sports equipment on playing areas
    • operating and maintaining hand and power driven equipment such as mowers, aerators, cultivators, corers and line marking equipment
    • constructing cricket wickets, tennis courts, and bowling, croquet and golf greens
    • replanting, repairing, aerating, fertilising and top dressing lawns
    • installing and maintaining synthetic surfaces
    • may maintain buildings, fences and surrounding gardens

Skill Level

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.

In Australia:

AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)

In New Zealand:

NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)

At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.

Occupations in this Group

    • 362311 Greenkeeper

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