Biltmore Country Club - North Barrington, Illinois
We are looking for a self-motivated, proactive individual who aspires to become a golf course superintendent.
The applicant should have a strong work ethic and willing to improve themselves. The applicant will work closely with the superintendent in all facets of golf course preparation and maintenance.
Biltmore Country Club is a private golf club located in the northwest suburbs of Chicago with an operating budget over $1 million. Along with tennis, private lake, and beach club; Biltmore is an 18 hole golf course comprised of 007 bentgrass greens and poa/bent tees and fairways. The maintenance department staffs approximately 25 employees during the peak growing season.
Biltmore prides itself in doing many projects in-house with recent golf course improvements including greens resurfacing, greenside bunker renovation, drainage, leveling and sodding new/existing tees, installing brick pavers, etc. In addition, the applicant will be exposed to tree maintenance, sodding, irrigation repair, GPS spray applications, fertilizer applications, aquatic applications, equipment maintenance, managing flower and chemical cooperatives, and leadership. Future projects may include a complete bunker renovation and construction of new tee boxes.
Biltmore is Audubon Certified and works with the Illinois EPA in monitoring Honey Lake. We are Tier III certified in the volunteer lake management program supervised by the Illinois EPA. The applicant will be involved in this program.
Requirements: 1 -2 years golf course experience. Graduation from a 2 - 4 year college in turf management or related field is preferred.
Salary: $50,000 - $60,000
Benefits: Meals, Golfing privileges, Uniforms/clothing allowance, 401K, Insurance- Health and Dental, Continuing education, Dues to national and local chapters
If interested, please send digital resume and cover letter to Wyatt Byrd.