By Prospect Bay Country Club,
Thomas Tipton, 311A Prospect Bay Drive West, Grasonville, Maryland, 21638,
Prospect Bay Country Club is seeking a 1st assistant golf course superintendent to join our team. Typical work schedule is 40-50 hours per week, with 50-60 hours per week, during peak summer stress periods.
We are a private community country club on the banks of the Chesapeake Bay on Maryland's Eastern Shore. The 18 hole championship golf course features both warm and cool season grasses with amenities including a 50 slip marina, swimming pools, and tennis courts . Recent upgrades include a new Rainbird IC irrigation system completed in 2016, as well as many tee, fairway, and equipment upgrades. Construction of a new Turf maintenance facility is currently on-going as well as many drainage and community common area improvements.
Affordable on site housing is currently available. The ideal candidate much show a strong progression in the industry, with a desire to become a golf course superintendent. The last 2 previous assistant superintendents moved on to superintendent positions.
2 or 4 year degree/certificate in Turfgrass Management or turf-related field, preferred
Previous golf course or turfgrass management experience
Knowledge of the game of golf
Irrigation repair and troubleshooting, a plus
Previous supervisory experience with an emphasis on crew management and training
The ability to multi-task daily assignments and crew management tasks under direction of the Superintendent.
Possess strong communication and organizational skills with an attention to detail.
Knowledge of agronomic programs for both cool and warm season grasses in the transition zone.
Chemical and fertilizer application experience with the ability to possess or obtain a Maryland State pesticide and fertilizer applicators license.
The ability to work and communicate with Spanish speaking employees a plus.
Vacation and Sick leave
Local and national dues paid for professional organizations
Date Job is Available
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