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Assistant Superintendent

By The Muttontown Club, East Norwich, New York,

Ethan Haveman, 5933 Northern Boulevard, East Norwich, New York, 11732, Telephone: 6055952505

The Muttontown Club is an 18-hole private country club established in 1962 and located on the north shore of Long Island, 30 minutes from Manhattan. The position of Assistant Superintendent is very expansive; the selected candidate will be exposed to all aspects of golf course maintenance, from daily tasks all the way up to project planning, etc. Upcoming projects include things such as installation of greens drainage, bunker renovation, tee construction, greens expansion, as well as many more in following years. We are looking for an individual who is enthusiastic about fine turf management with a strong desire to learn and advance in the industry. We have an experienced agronomy team, and are looking to add to it with a well-rounded, hard-working Assistant Superintendent. The club is owned and operated by Concert Golf Partners, whose rapidly growing portfolio provides a strong network and room for advancement within the company.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

-coordinating with Superintendent and team members to accomplish daily tasks in an efficient manner

-disease/pest scouting and determining appropriate solutions

-irrigation monitoring and maintenance in accordance with turf needs

-assist in proper and continued crew training

-record keeping and being accountable for supplies/ordering

-all normal agronomic practices such as: mowing, rolling, spraying, fertilizing, handwatering, etc.

Educational Requirements

Minimum Associate’s degree from two-year college/technical school – will consider “short-course” turf certificate if accompanied with satisfactory field experience

Experience Requirements

Minimum 1-2 years experience

Special Requirements

-ability operate/learn to operate all turf equipment in a safe and sound manner

-understanding of both the game of golf and private club mentality

-desire on delivering high-quality turf with an emphasis on continued improvement

-being proficient in basic accounting, forecasting, as well as excellent written and oral communication skills

-New York State pesticide applicator license or ability to obtain one within 90 days

-valid driver’s license

-knowledge of Spanish language, helpful, but not required

Job Benefits

-Housing ($12,000 value)


-Local/National Association dues, continuing education

-Cell phone allowance


-Bonus potential

-Medical/dental/vision insurance and 401k

Date Job is Available


$60,000-$70,000 + Housing

Job Application Instructions

Please email cover letter, resumé, and letters of reference to ethanhaveman@gmail.com