By Baton Rouge Country Club,
Baton Rouge, Louisiana,
- updated January 12
Baton Rouge Country Club was built in 1916 and is a private, member owned club in the heart of Baton Rouge, LA. It has had several designers but the most recent renovation was by Rees Jones in 2007. This property consists of an 18 hole golf course, with two practice greens and a driving range. Grass varieties include MiniVerde greens, Tifway 419 tees, fairways and rough, along with a couple tees and greenside bunker surrounds being Zeon Zoysia. The crew is consistently around 25-27 year round, including three managers, and two mechanics. The club just completed a major turf drainage project on all 18 holes and installed new cart paths.
-Assistants will be involved in all aspects of golf course management.
-This includes crew and project management, spraying and calibration, irrigation repair, equipment operation, budgeting, etc.
-Will work with the other Assistant, Superintendent, and Director on a daily basis.
-Involvement in greens committee meetings and any other meetings that may occur throughout the year.
-Also will be heavily involved in tournament set up and conditioning.
-An emphasis will be placed on planning, organizing and coordinating all work on a daily basis.
-Will also have the ability to work in the shop with the Equipment Manager and Assistant Mechanic.
2 or 4 year degree in Turf Management or related field.
Extensive turf management experience preferred. However, we will consider recent graduates that have completed successful internships.
Working closely with the Golf Course Superintendent, this position will be responsible for implementing, enhancing, and directing the overall program in the following areas.
-Chemical applications and calibrations
-Irrigation Management and monitoring
-General cultural and agronomic practices
-Attention to detail
401K with 100% company match up to 3.5%, health insurance, paid vacation, uniforms, meals, continuing education, association dues paid. Flexible work schedule with a three week rotation of a three day weekend (Friday, Saturday, Sunday off), then the following week with a two day weekend (Saturday, Sunday off), then working the following weekend.
Date Job is Available
$70,000 - $80,000
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