Seeking a highly motivated individual to join our agronomy team as an assistant superintendent. Windriver operates several different business including, but not limited to, golf, club membership, hospitality, dining events, real estate, and marina management. WindRiver is located on the shores of Lake Tellico just south of Knoxville, Tennessee. We are an 18 hole championship course designed by Bob Cupp. There are 419 bermudagrass tees, fairways, and roughs with bentgrass greens. In 2021 we will be converting greens surfaces to prizm zoysia.
Expectations for this position are high. You will be required to perform all duties on the course to include crew management, chemical and fertilizer applications, along with irrigation scheduling and repair. You will report directly to the superintendent and be able to serve in that capacity in his absence. You will need to be able to prepare clear and concise reports along with overseeing safety protocols. You will need to have a current Tennessee pesticide license or the ability to obtain one within 3 months. An eye for detail is essential and a thorough understanding for the demands in this industry.
A minimum of an associates degree in turfgrass management or related field along with 2-4 years experience in golf course maintenance. Internships will be considered as well.
Physical requirements: Must be able to bend, stoop, climb, twist, kneel, lift push and pull items weighing up to 50 pounds. Must be able to stand and continuously move for up to 8 hours. Adhere to WindRiver's regularly updated COVID-19 bulletin along with the ability to work weekends and holidays in a rotation.