Munie Greencare Professionals is looking for a highly motivated individual to be a Golf Course Superintendent. This role will be responsible for managing and leading a team, scheduling/staffing the team, and overseeing day-to-day maintenance of the course.
While the superintendent will focus their the majority of their time on the course, they will be asked to assist in day-to-day facility operations, budget construction and execution, golf course and facility construction projects, agronomic programming, record-keeping, clubhouse communications and facility planning and policy enforcement. Other responsibilities will include overseeing irrigation, chemical and fertilizer applications, and keeping records of applications and daily tasks.
·5+ years golf course experience with a progressive career track
·Excellent leadership, interpersonal, communication and written skills
·Demonstrates experience and capability in the areas of strategic planning and staff management.
·Knowledge of agronomy and related practices
·Ability to analyze and solve problems and can efficiently handle multiple duties under pressure with minimal supervision.
·Must have a positive attitude, professional manner and appearance
·Ability to oversee fertilization and pesticide applications
·Experience with bentgrass greens in the transition zone.
·Valid driver’s license
·Illinois' pesticide applicators/operator’s license or ability to obtain within 60 days
·Ability to work in both indoor and outdoor conditions
·Knowledge of the game of golf and its associated rules
·Willingness to work evenings, weekends and holidays
·Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
·Spanish language skills preferred but not required
·High School Diploma required.
·2-4 year turf grass certificate preferred but not required.