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Assistant Superintendent

Key Golf Management
Alex Irizarry
4501 Highway 47, SE
Albuquerque, NM, 87105, US

Email: alexi@keygolf.com
Phone: 505-917-5265

Posted: Apr 20 2017
Educational Requirements:
A two or a four-year degree in turfgrass management or related field preferred.

Must have a pesticide license, or obtain one within 60 days of hire.

Ability to exercise good judgment and focus on detail as required by the job.
Experience Requirements:
Two (2) years of full-time, or equivalent part-time, experience in golf course maintenance, irrigation system repair and/or landscape maintenance required.
Special Requirements:
Reports directly to and assists the Golf Course Superintendent in all areas of responsibility with regard to golf course maintenance. The ultimate objective of the Assistant is to help the Superintendent provide the best possible playing conditions at the golf course.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Supervises the maintenance staff, including safety and training, quality control and all communication efforts with staff and the Golf Course Management Team.

Operates irrigation system and pump station, including programming, troubleshooting, repair and coordination of all irrigation practices with staff.

Applies chemicals, fertilizers, herbicides, and pesticides used in turfgrass management and maintains accurate record log of such applications.

Recognizes the correct mower settings and patterns, being able to make adjustments to cutting heights and cutting quality; and mows all areas of golf course as required.

Maintains accurate maintenance records and logs, writes occasional reports and attends meetings on behalf of the golf course as required.

Assists the mechanic with equipment servicing and repair.

Plans, oversees and manages small on-course projects.

Performs related work as required.

Weekend and Holiday work is required during the golf season.

Must be a team player with an attention to detail; must be able to communicate well; must be well organized and thoughtful.

Should be conversant and knowledgeable in all areas of golf, including rules.

Should be familiar with all chemicals, fertilizers, herbicides, and pesticides used in turfgrass management; including application, calibration of sprayers and spreaders, and the safe use of all products.

Should be familiar with golf course machinery, chainsaw, and any other small tools used in the day to day operations of the golf course.

This list does not encompass all the duties or responsibilities required by the assistant superintendent; other duties as assigned
Key Golf manages golf courses in the southwest part of the nation including New Mexico, Nevada, and California. We are currently looking for an assistant for our property in Albuquerque, NM.
Date Available:
Application Instructions:
Email Resume with cover letter and references to Alexi@keygolf.com
Salary Range:
401K, PTO, Medical & Dental Ins
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