By Fiddlesticks Country Club,
Fort Myers, Florida,
Gabriel Gallo, 15391 Canongate Drive, Fort Myers, Florida, 33912,
Fiddlesticks Country Club is a 36 hole facility in Fort Myers, FL. The Loch Ness golf course was recently renovated with all new turf and Toro irrigation system. All Greens are TifEagle, with TifGrand Collars. All other playing areas are Celebration Bermudagrass.The Green and Grounds department is looking for a highly motivated individual to fill the Assistant Superintendent position of the Loch Ness Golf Course. The Assistant will report to the Superintendent of the Loch Ness Golf Course. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to advance his or her career, and one day become a Golf Course Superintendent. We believe in promotion within. The candidate must be able to comprehend basic turf management skills. Must be able to schedule task and manage a team of 15+ crew members, and deliver tournament ready conditions on a daily basis.
Applicants must understand they will primarily be working outside under Florida weather environments which may include hot summer days, cold mornings, and rainy conditions.
Physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Physical demands required bending, stooping, sitting, lifting. May exert up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
Fiddlesticks Country Club is an equal opportunity employer, and a drug-free workplace.
2-year degree in turfgrass management or related field of study, preferred. The ability to obtain a Florida Turf and Ornamental Pesticide License within 90 days, and Certified in Florida Golf- BMP within 1 year.
2+ years working with warm-season turfgrass.
After probation period has been completed, benefits include: Vacation, PTO, health/dental/vison insurance, 401(k), uniforms, golf privileges, cell phone allowance. GCSAA and local chapter dues, along with continued education events all paid for by the club.