Charles Wagmiller, 4350 El Conquistador Pkwy, Bradenton, FL, Florida, 34210,
IMG Academy is a private high school and sport training facility locate in Bradenton, FL. The boarding school offers an integrated academic and athletic college preparatory experience across eight sports – baseball, basketball, football, golf, lacrosse, soccer, tennis, and track & field and cross country. IMG Academy offers camp programs on a year-round basis, serves as a training and competition venue for amateur, collegiate, and professional teams, adults and families, and a host site for a variety of events.
Under the direction and supervision of the Golf Course Grounds Superintendent, the Assistant Grounds Superintendent is a non-exempt position.This position is responsible for performing semi-skilled and skilled maintenance and improvement work at the county club golf course and clubhouse grounds. The Assistant Grounds Superintendent assists in overseeing all aspects of the maintenance and repair activities at the golf course including pesticides and fertilizer applications, inspection and maintenance of turf quality, equipment maintenance and supervision of course maintenance subordinate personnel in the absence of the Golf Course Grounds Superintendent. The employee should possess a strong mechanical aptitude as well as effective communication, organizational, technical and supervisory skills.
Aide in project involvement for various course improvements;
Issues oral instructions to maintenance employees upon the direction of the Golf Course Grounds Superintendent;
Assigns duties and examines work for compliance to policies, rules and regulations as well as procedures as directed by the Golf Course Grounds Superintendent;
Shares in the responsibility for overall course maintenance;
Oversees, as directed by the by the grounds superintendent, and assists with grounds keeping duties of golf course fairways, rough, greens, tee area and open spaces including watering, mowing and spraying of the course turf;
Fields questions, concerns and complaints related to course maintenance;
Assists Golf Course Grounds Superintendent with horticultural maintenance of clubhouse and elementary school grounds;
Monitors and assists in the installation and maintenance of course irrigation system;
Assists with scheduling and applying seed, fertilizer, top dressing, watering as well as pest and weed control at the golf course;
Supervises, evaluates, disciplines and instructs subordinate personnel in the absence of the Golf Course Grounds Superintendent;
Operates department equipment including mowers, carts and tools;
Applies fertilizer and pesticides to golf course as needed.
A high school diploma is required. A technical or college degree in Turf Management is preferred.
One to three years of similar or related experience.
Technical Skills: The employee is expected to have acquired the necessary information and skills to perform the described job.The employee must have a thorough knowledge of equipment, materials, methods and procedures used in maintenance, construction and repair of golf courses. The employee must have a thorough knowledge of turf management, plant and weed identification, mechanics and a working knowledge of mathematics. The employee must have the ability to operate equipment including mowers, utility trucks, sprayers, computers, tractors, chain saws, weed eaters, hand tools and other types of department equipment. The employee must be capable of using hand tools and equipment required for job responsibilities.
Supervision: This employee works under the direction of the Golf Course Grounds Superintendent. This employee is responsible for the supervision of approximately 10-15 employees.
IMG Academy offers a competitive benefits package including: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Long-term and Short-term disability, PTO, 401k, etc.