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Assistant Superintendent

By Fairview Country Club, Greenwich, Connecticut,

Jim Pavonetti, CGCS, 1241 King Street, Greenwich, Connecticut, 06831, Telephone: 203-223-5403

Fairview Country club is a private country club with an 18-hole golf course designed by Robert Trent Jones, Sr.  There are also 12 tennis courts, 3 paddle courts, a swimming pool complex, and a practice range.  The large clubhouse also includes a hotel for members and their guests. The Club completed an irrigation installation in 2012 and is preparing to begin implementing a Master Plan with Rees Jones in the fall of 2019 starting with Better Billy Bunkers; rounds per year 10,000; annual maintenance budget $2,200,000.

Responsibilities include:  Work with the golf course superintendent and the other assistant superintendent in scheduling, leading, and training the grounds crew in all grounds maintenance activities. The successful candidate will also be responsible for pesticide and fertilizer applications, irrigation system scheduling and maintenance, small construction projects, snow removal, and Audubon program participation.

Five assistant superintendents have moved on to head superintendent positions from Fairview in the last eight years.

Educational Requirements

All candidates should have a turf or related degree.  

Experience Requirements

All candidates should have at least three years of experience working on a golf course as an intern and/or second assistant.

Job Benefits

Club paid life insurance; club paid health and dental insurance; paid annual vacation; 401K; dues for local & national associations; on-site housing (apartment shared with the other assistant); golf privileges; meals (some)

Date Job is Available


Highly competitive salary based on experience

Job Application Instructions

Email cover letter and resume to greens@fairviewcountryclub.org