As a Golf Course Superintendent, you are responsible for the operation of the golf course setup and maintenance. We are looking for a "working" Superintendent who leads his/her employees by example. Not just driving around in a golf cart. You will work to create an environment where staff is fully trained with each job, involved and enthusiastic, and open line of communications to the staff. Responsibilities: • Responsible for all phases of Golf Maintenance and Agronomic operations, cost control, and monitoring time sheets of personnel • Work closely with, advise, and report to the Director of Golf on (ALL) issues related to golf course maintenance. • Purchase products, finds lowest price on products, monitor daily records, and maintain inventory, provide receipts to Director of Golf. • Train staff on safe operation of maintenance equipment and daily care of equipment. • Inspect golf course and maintenance areas/building daily for vandalism and environmental/safety concerns. Keep Maintenance building clean and orderly. • Conduct daily facility security checks, ensuring accurate inventory of equipment, tools and keys. • Administer and enforces all Club rules, regulations and policies. • Manage an aggressive water usage tracking plan and irrigation systems, monitors Hoover pumping station and provides daily reporting on irrigation throughout the course. • Work closely with the Director of Golf to operate the Golf Course in a fiscally responsible and professional manner and to stay within course budget. • Schedule maintenance practices around member play, leagues and outings to maximize efficiency and minimize disruption to member. Always the ability to operate light motorized equipment. Knowledge of Paspalum grass on putting surfaces are a definite plus.• Responsible for operation of the golf course operation and maintenance. The responsibilities include: turf grass/plant material maintenance programs, budget/forecasting, financial management, member relations, scheduling/maintenance of irrigation systems, repair, knowledge of Toro 850 heads, complete understanding of pesticide, fungicide, herbicide, applications, knowledge in grinding reels, bedknives is a plus.
1-3 years experience as a Spray Technician, Assistant Superintendent or Supervisor. The salary will depend on performance and qualifications after 90 days probation. Advanced computer skills required for financial reporting and control of operations, including use of Microsoft Office. Must adhere to the approved Budget
Valid Driver's License. Ideal position for someone who wants to put his/her stamp on this golf course This position does provide Health Insurance. We do provide Paid Time Off after 90 days, Holiday Pay, 401K, 50% off in Restaurant
Must have Florida State Pesticide License or ability to acquire within 90 days of employment and maintain an active license. Must be able to work some weekends and Holidays if necessary.
Additional Salary Information: After 90 days probation we will take a look at performance and possibly increase salary.
About Sabal Springs Golf and Racquet Club
Sabal Springs is a challenging par 60 Executive-length course with an Aqua Driving range and putting green. The 3,200 yard golf course meanders through the community with well-groomed “tight” fairways and small undulating Paspalum greens. By choosing one of our four sets of tees that best blends your experience level and your appetite for challenge, our course offers a pleasure for golfers of all ages and degrees of skill. The approximately 10 acres of Bermuda fairways are dotted with 30 sand traps and lakes that come into play on 16 of the 18 holes.
We have an all grass tee driving range and offer group or individual instruction by our full-time golf professional. We can also help you with equipment, or simply browse the golf accessories in our pro shop.
We also have men’s and ladies’ golf associations that host many tournaments throughout the year and Saturday couples scramble events at holidays.