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Assistant-in-Training

By North Hills Country Club, Manhasset, New York,

Timothy Benedict, 200 LIE N SVC RD, Manhasset, New York, 11030, Telephone: 5166279100
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North Hills Country Club is seeking an Assistant-In-Training to add to our maintenance staff.   The AIT will assist the superintendent and other assistants in the care and management of this 147 are property.  Candidate will perform tasks such as mowing, course setup, disease and insect scouting, application of pesticides and fertilizers, etc. 

North Hills Country Club is located 20 miles east of New York City right off the Long Island Expressway.  It is a poa/bent hilly parkland style golf course built in the 1960's and designed by Robert Trent Jones.  The course recently renovated green surrounds including new bunkers (with the BBB system installed), updated irrigation for greens and surrounds as well as drainage and other projects.   Summer golf course maintenance staff peaks at 20 employees and a winter staff of 7.   NHCC has an active membership and annually records 25,000 rounds per year.  The maintenance equipment fleet is very good with lots of new pieces.

 

Educational Requirements

Applicant should be enrolled or graduated from an accredited turfgrass management school or similar course of studies.

Experience Requirements

Applicant should have at least 2 years of golf course maintenance experience to apply for this job.

Special Requirements

Applicant should be highly motivated with the goal of one day becoming a golf course superintendent.  Applicant should be intelligent, self starting, eager to learn, punctual and trustworthy.  Applicant should be humble, able to take direction and have the trainability and confidence to excel.  The ideal AIT would live on property and be willing to stay late on hot days to cool playing surfaces with the other members of the management team. 

Job Benefits

Benefits included are housing, uniforms, meals, competitive insurance and benefits package & golf privilege. 

Date Job is Available

Salary

$12.50/hr-$13.00/hr DOE

Job Application Instructions

Send resume and cover letter to : tbnorthhills@aol.com

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