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Assistant Superintendent


Pelham Country Club is a high-end private, 18-hole full-service country club on 120 acres very near New York City. This premier property designed by course architect, Devereux Emmet, opened in 1921. The par 72, 18-hole championship golf course hosted the 1923 PGA Championship and recently completed a large renovation by golf course architect, Mike DeVries. The renovation won the 2021 MGA Arthur P Weber Award for Environmental leaders in golf, was featured in the USGA Record - Meeting Changing Needs at Pelham Country Club and in Club and Resort Business - A-supreme-solution.

The Club puts a top priority on its course and conditioning with regular golf course projects and equipment and technology upgrades. In 2023 the Club will run two state-of-the-art John Deere GPS control sprayers.

The successful candidate will have all the typical Assistant responsibilities and have skills necessary to manage a team of 19. Computer skills, attention to detail and the ability to multi-task is required. Responsibilities will be shared with two other Assistants. The grounds team has a generous work schedule of every other weekend off during the season and alternating 4-day work weeks in the off season.  Dedicated hard work is expected and a commitment to get the job done is required but our management style strongly considers the candidate’s quality of life. 

Educational Requirements

Two or four year College graduate in Agronomy or related field or substantial on-the-job training with a track record of progressive responsibilities.     

·         Must have a New York State pesticide license or ability to get one within a reasonable time frame.

·         Spanish speaking is helpful.

Experience Requirements

·         2 plus years’ golf course supervisory experience with a record of progressive responsibilities.

Job Benefits

Very Competitive salary ranging from $70,000 at the marginally experienced end and $85,000 for the highly experienced person; annual vacation; dues paid for GCSAA membership; expenses involved in attending regional education seminars; golfing privileges; dues paid for local chapter membership. Private 1 bedroom apartment available, health benefits, 401K opportunity, meals, clothing and paid sick time.

Date Job is Available


$70,000 to $85,000 per year

Overtime: No

Job Application Instructions

Apply by e-mail to Jeffrey Wentworth, CGCS

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