Wildhorse Golf Club in Davis, CA is looking for a superintendent. Our 6828 yard par 72 links styled-course is a hidden gem in our growing city. Our course is family owned/operated which has it's benefits. Our family has lived in the city of Davis for nearly 30 years and enjoy all aspects of the city. Our employees are our #1 asset to our golf course and we plan to hire someone that see's the same way we do! Basic Functions: Responsible for all phases of Golf Maintenance and Agronomic operations, cost control, and personnel. Works closely with, advises, and coordinates with the General Manager and Golf Operations manager on any issues related to golf course maintenance. Directs and participates in the construction and maintenance of the grounds. Works closely with the General Manager and owners to operate the Golf Course in a fiscally responsible and professional manner. Must be able to work independently and be a self-starting problem solver. Primary Duties: Oversees the care and maintenance of the turf, shrubs and trees on all 167 acres. Directs and assists the staff on the planting of new vegetation, the replacement, spraying, pruning and trimming of trees and shrubs, the preparation of soil plant beds for aesthetically pleasing arrangements and tending to high stress areas. Provides detailed annual plan for the various property levels and the designated landscaping areas. Includes rotational design to provide facility with fresh, eye-catching, interesting and pleasant atmosphere. Manages an aggressive water usage tracking plan and irrigation systems and provides monthly reporting on retaining ponds, wells and other water source usage. Recruits, supervises and retains maintenance staff. Conducts employee performance evaluations and exercises disciplinary action.. Supervises and participates in the application and recording of chemical applications (fertilizers and pesticides) on the Club's grounds in compliance with all local, state, and federal regulations. Supervises and controls all maintenance expenses associated with Golf Course Operations, including payroll, supplies, chemicals and fertilizers. Develops annual operating budget and plans for maintenance and capital improvement projects. Maintains records and completes required reporting. Order parts, supplies and equipment as needed. Schedules maintenance practices around member play and outings to maximize efficiency and minimize disruption to members. Knowledge & Skills Required: Knowledge of management and maintenance of greens, fairways and rough. Knowledge of use and operating standards of equipment and tools used in golf course construction and maintenance work. Skill in recruiting, supervising, training, monitoring, evaluating and motivating personnel. Interpersonal skill to resolve conflict and work with supervisors, officials, employees, members and the general public. Knowledge of safe use, mixing and application of chemicals and commercial products. Knowledge of the game of golf, golf rules and methods of play. Ability to anticipate personnel, equipment, and material requirements related to golf course maintenance and repair assignments. Ability and knowledge to lay out irrigation patterns, drainage patterns, construct tees and/or greens.
Davis, California. Date Job is Available: . Salary: 60,000 - 70,000