Concord Country Club is looking for an Assistant Golf Course Superintendent to join the management team in 2018. This is an ideal position for an individual looking for an entry level management position at an upscale private golf facility. This position will provide the skills necessary to advance a career in the golf industry. The ideal candidate will have internship experience at a premiere golf facility, preferably in the Northeast United States. This individual must be motivated to work in the golf industry, and have a passion for the game of golf as well as maintenance of the course. This person possesses the skills necessary to assist the Superintendent with the management of a top private golf facility that demands championship quality playing conditions day in and day out.
Education Requirement: Must have completed a two or four-year program in a Turfgrass Science related field of study.
Experience: Must have at least two years’ experience in a supervisory position at a premiere golf facility, providing championship quality playing conditions daily.
GCSAA Member: Preferred
Special Skills: Must be a highly motivated individual with a positive attitude and a passion for the golf maintenance business. The ideal candidate will have two or three seasons experience as an assistant or second assistant at a premiere golf facility, preferably in the Northeast. Must have, or be able to acquire within 6 months, a Supervisory level pesticide license in New Hampshire. Experience with soil moisture meters and hand watering procedures. The successful candidate must be a strong leader and team player with logical and effective decision-making skills to manage accordingly and in alignment with the direction set by the Superintendent.
Job Description: The Assistant Superintendent is responsible for: pesticide and fertilizer applications, course setup, scheduling and participating in daily mowing operations, leading a seasonal greenkeeping crew of up to 20, directing daily and weekly mowing and turf practices, assisting with agronomic record keeping in accordance with the Superintendents policy’s, responsible for the upkeep and aesthetic quality of all facility grounds, keeps maintenance buildings clean, safe, and orderly, able to identify and implement correct mowing patterns and practices, monitor, schedule and implement irrigation to all turf areas utilizing turf moisture sensors, knowledge of golf course equipment, excellent communication skills, training of staff on safe operation of maintenance equipment and enforcing the daily care of equipment and materials, participates in facility improvement projects both in-house and contracted.
Salary: Highly Competitive
Benefits: Health Insurance available, Disability Insurance, 401k w/match, Paid Time Off, Local and National GCSAA Membership Dues, Expenses involved in attending Local Educational Seminars, Golf Privileges, Uniforms
Course Information: Originally incorporated in 1929, Concord Country Club has a long and rich tradition of a dedicated membership that is committed to maintaining the high standards of superior Golf and Country Club experience. Beginning with 200 members, the current 355 members, plus families, enjoy a spectacular 18-hole course that is recognized across New Hampshire as one of the finest courses in the region. Privately held and operated under the direction of the Board of Directors, CCC members enjoy a wide variety of golf leagues and events, casual dining, summer pool access, and full-service PGA Golf Professional services. Several expansion projects over the nearly 100-year history continue to enhance and expand the golf and social experience of members and guests.
Position Available: March 15th, 2018
Application Deadline: February 1st, 2018
Application Instructions: Please send a cover letter, complete resume, and references to:
David A Ousterhout
Golf Course Superintendent
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