By Augustine Golf Club,
- updated Friday at 08:32 PM
Lisa Honshul, 76 Monument Drive, Stafford, Virginia, 22554,
The Assistant Golf Course Superintendent is responsible for management, assignment and follow up for the day to day labor crew.Must have proven aptitude to train, motivate and teach crew members with a variety of experience levels.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Core duties and responsibilities include the following.
Provides assistance to Superintendent in all facets of daily operation; acts as Superintendent on duty in the absence of the Superintendent
Maintains the appearance and safety of the course by diagnosing and reporting agronomic issues.
Manages irrigation system adjustments and scheduling.
Knowledge of bent grass (greens) and Bermuda (tee, rough, fairway) in the Mid-Atlantic temperature zone.
Manages course preparations for tournament and daily play.
Integrates environmental programs specializing in IPM (Integrated Pest Management).
Keeps maintenance records and required reports; monitors expenses including payroll, supplies, fertilizer, chemicals .
Ensures a safe, clean and orderly maintenance compound at all times.
2- year college degree in Agronomy, Turf Management or related field
Two years of related experience in golf course maintenance
Strong team leadership and training skills
Preferred ability to communicate effectively with Spanish speaking co-workers
Ability to operate all equipment used for golf course maintenance
Member of the Golf Course Superintendent's Association preferred
Valid driver's license
Virginia pesticide license or able to obtain within 90 days of hire
Paid Time Off: 80 hrs or 2 weeks Paid Time Off (PTO) annually
Paid Holidays: New Years Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day; or floating holiday if the paid holiday is worked
Group health insurance plan, 60%-80% employer paid, depending on plan selected
Long term disability and group life insurance, 100% employer paid
Voluntary plans (100% employee paid): dental, vision, accident, cancer, critical illness and short-term disability insurance, long term care insurance, identity/cyber theft insurance, and financial wellness/credit planning advisory services
401K Retirement Saving Plan
Date Job is Available
$40,000 - $45,000 DOE
Job Application Instructions
Email cover letter and resume to Aaron Toft, Superintendent, firstname.lastname@example.org