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Combined Greenkeeer Opportunity

Matua & Tauranga are prestigious Bowling Clubs located in the sunny and highly desirable Bay of Plenty. A unique opportunity has become available and we are now seeking to employ a full time greenkeeper to look after the greens and surrounds at both clubs.

 Collectively the clubs have four maniototo greens and 1 artificial green.

 The successful applicant will possess the following attributes:

  • A Full current NZ drivers license
  • Eye for detail
  •  Ability to work unsupervised
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Current Approved Handler/ Growsafe Certificates
  • Experience in managing Cotula maniototo greens
  • A formal turf qualification – NZQA L3 or L4 Certificates in Turf Management

 Application close on 24th November 2017 

 Applications or further requests for information should be directed to:

 The Secretary, Bowls Matua Incorporated, PO Box 8098, Cherrywood, Tauranga, 3145







Greenkeeping Services:

We are seeking to engage an experienced turf manager (Greenkeeper) to look after our two cotula greens. Applications are accordingly invited from qualified individuals or from companies who operate in the sportsfield (fine grass) industry.

The person we are after must have skills and experience in the maintenance and care of bowling greens with cotula surfaces, in order that the club’s current first class standards of presentation are continued.

Working hours will vary depending on weather and other match-related conditions but can be expected to be at least 24 hours per week spread over six days including weekends during the lawn bowls season (1 September to 31 May). The Club anticipates engaging the Greenkeeper as an independent contractor at a fixed annual fee, but other arrangements will be open for discussion.

The person appointed may be able, by agreement, to combine duties at Hutt Bowling Club with other bowling clubs in Lower Hutt who may require the same services; but if such arrangements are made priority attention to HBC requirements will be a condition of approval.

Any enquiries regarding this appointment should be directed in the first instance to Dave Smith, Manager (Greens), through


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