By Raritan Valley Country Club,
Bridgewater, New Jersey,
James Rusnic, 747 Route 28, Bridgewater, New Jersey, 08807,
Telephone: 973 219 1701
Raritan Valley Country Club in Bridgewater, NJ is excited to announce the exceptional career opportunity of Assistant Superintendent. Qualified candidates will thrive in a turf management environment and be highly focused on providing superior turf conditions.
RVCC is a private club highly regarded by its members and providing; eighteen holes Golf, Har-Tru Tennis, Squash and Swimming. Designed in 1911 by renowned architect Herbert H. Barker, RVCC hosts undulating and strategic greens and green surrounds.
We are looking for a self-motivated individual that works well with management and staff to deliver consistent and quality turf conditions.
Works with the Superintendent to ensure that the annual golf course maintenance budget and capital plans/programs are maintained and followed.
Involved in building and implementing annual cultural, chemical and fertilizer programs.
Supervises and assists maintenance staff in daily duties.
Assists in the planning, organizing and the daily direction of the maintenance and construction of putting greens, tees, fairways, roughs and bunkers.
Supervises the planting and cultural practices involved in growing bent/poa turf, trees and ornamental plants.
Ensures that equipment is maintained and operated properly.
Coordinates daily course maintenance and set-up based on the day's scheduled events.
Ensures all company policies and procedures are followed including compliance with government regulations.
Ensures associates obtain proper license needed to perform job tasks safely and within city, state and federal regulations. Addresses directly all real or perceived environmental concerns.
Manages department members that may include, but is not limited to; Mechanic, Environmental Technician, Equipment Operators , Foreman, Greenskeepers, and Irrigation Technician.
Assures that effective orientation and training are given to each new associate. Develops ongoing training programs.
Regular and reliable attendance. Incorporates safe work practices in job performance.
Bachelor's degree, Associate's degree (AA) or equivalent from a four or two-year college or turf school; three to four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience (degree in agronomy/horticulture/plant/soil science).
The position available requires an existing knowledge of professional turf and personnel management.
Ability to read and speak English is required in order to perform the duties of the job
Firm understanding of the level of expectation required of turf conditions and maintenance practices at a Private Country Club.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.
Uniforms, meals, golf provided. Medical benefits available.