Nick Bailey who will be joining the Grounds team on December 2nd for 4 months as a seasonal greenkeeper from Pittsburgh, USA.
The Club is assisting Nick with looking for paid accommodation between November 30 until March 27, 2020 preferably within 2-3kms from the Club so he can ride a bike or walk to work as he wont have a car, especially with the early starts.
Nick’s profile is as follows:
- Age: 25
- From: Natrona Heights in Pennsylvania approximately an hour from Pittsburgh, USA
- Currently working: at Oakmont Country Club ranked #9 in the World and has hosted more major championships in the USA than any other Club with the exception of Augusta National GC
- He has completed an Associate of Applied Science with Turfgrass Management Focus at The Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute
- He will be in Australia on a Work/holiday visa to gain further knowledge and experience in sports turf management. It will be his first time in Australia.
- Outside of work he enjoys hiking, kayaking, going to the beach and watching football
- His favourite teams are The Ohio State Buckeyes and the NFL Cleveland Browns
Please contact Michelle Miller on 9271 9622 if you would like more information or to register your interest.