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Assistant Superintendent

By Crooked Creek Club, Alpharetta, Georgia,

Mark Patterson, 6464 Atlanta Highway , Alpharetta, Georgia, 30004, Telephone: (678) 940-8873

As a key member of the property’s golf course maintenance team, the Assistant Superintendent reports directly to the Golf Course Superintendent and assists with the day-to-day oversight of the maintenance and agronomic practices of the golf course and adjacent grounds, including but not limited to the clubhouse landscaping and maintenance complex.

This is a great opportunity for an Assistant Superintendent that desires a positive work environment, is diligently working towards the goal of becoming a Superintendent, and loves pursuing excellence in golf course maintenance. The best candidate will display a desire for becoming a Golf Course Superintendent. This includes characteristics such as going the extra mile, high expectations for their personal performance, and awareness which promotes a professional image. In return for the Assistant Golf Course Superintendent's (AGCS) hard work and dedication, the Golf Course Superintendent will be fully committed to developing the AGCS in every way necessary for a successful career as a Golf Course Superintendent. The primary objective of the (AGCS) is to apply knowledgeable agronomics and skillful employee management to strategically plan, communicate, and oversee the execution of daily maintenance operations. The AGCS must display respect for the crew, while not wavering on our standards of course care. High levels of organization will be developed in the AGCS position. The AGCS is responsible for scouting the golf course frequently, organizing his/her notes, and strategically using them to help schedule maintenance practices. The (AGCS) will be given the responsibility to assist in managing the first 18 holes in the country planted with “PRIMO” Ultradwarf Zoysia greens.

It is our goal that we maintain a culture that is constantly striving to improve. We take steps to develop employees that are well trained, hardworking, and enjoy coming to work. The AGCS plays a key role in bringing this culture to reality.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for all phases of golf course maintenance as directed by Superintendent
  • Supervises foreman, irrigation technician and other employees in the maintenance department as needed and instructed by Superintendent
  • Prepares weekly schedules for foreman, irrigation staff and other employees in the maintenance department as directed by superintendent
  • Issues written and oral instructions to maintenance personnel; assigns duties and examines work for exactness, neatness and conformance to policies and procedures
  • Assists the Superintendent in preparing short-term and long-term agronomic strategies to maintenance of the golf course daily, weekly, monthly, and yearly fertilization, irrigation, etc. schedules
  • Calibrates and operates pesticide sprayers
  • Manages proper application and documentation of all chemicals and fertilizers as outlined in agronomic plan and weekly schedule
  • Assist the superintendent in development, presentation, and documentation of safety meetings
  • Perform related duties as assigned

Experience Requirements

  • Must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Must be highly organized, efficient and detail oriented
  • Must possess basic computer skills – Word and Excel
  • Supervisory experience strongly desired
  • Strong business aptitude and passion for the golf business strongly desired
  • A basic knowledge of budgeting and expense management strongly desired
  • GCSAA Member or apprentice preferred, but not required
  • Must have 1 -2 years turfgrass management experience 

Date Job is Available


Up to $39,000

Job Application Instructions

Please email all resumes and cover letters to Mark Patterson at mark.patterson@thecrookedcreekclub.com