By Biltmore Forest Country Club,
Asheville, North Carolina,
- updated Wednesday at 07:26 PM
Ross Burgess, 1201 Hendersonville Road, Asheville, North Carolina, 28803,
Biltmore Forest Country Club is located in Asheville, North Carolina. Founded by the Vanderbilt family, BFCC opened in 1922 boasting an 18 hole golf course designed by renowned architect, Donald Ross. Biltmore prides itself in being a 5-Star Platinum Club member, placing it in the Top 200 Private Clubs in America. The course has hosted a plethora of professional and amateur events including the Land and Sky Open, 1999 US Womens Amateur, and most recently the 2013 US Womens Mid-AM. In 2015 the Golf Course underwent a $6.5 million renovation to convert to Zeon Zoysia tees and fairways, A1/A4 USGA Spec. greens complexes, as well as installed a new Toro Irrigation system. In 2019, the Club completed an 18,000 sqft. state of the art Turf Care facility, complete with a new Toro equipment package.
We are currently seeking a highly motivated, Turf minded individual, to work closely with the Superintendent and Assistant Superintendents, as well as GCM staff to complete daily tasks and to uphold the high standard set by the Club.
A.S. or B.S. in Turf Management or related field, or be currently enrolled in Turf or a related program.
1 to 2 years of Golf Course/ Landscaping experience, with a passion and willingness to advance ones knowledge and career in the Golf Course Maintenance Industry.
The Assistant-In-Training will be responsible for working Monday through Friday and every other weekend throughout the season, typically averaging around 50 hours per week. Will be asked to work individually as well as in a team setting. He/She will be exposed to all aspects of Golf Course Maintenance including chemical application, moisture management, crew management, and everyday course maintenance.
Club provides Health, Vision, and Dental Insurance, matched 401K, Overtime Pay, PTO, Daily Meals, Uniforms, Golf privileges, Continuing Education, and Tournament volunteer opportunities.