2nd Assistant Superintendent, Assistant in Training, Assistant superintendent
The Maidstone Club is located on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean in East Hampton, NY. The property is dynamic across the 27-holes of golf from dunes along the coast, to wetlands along Hook Pond, and to woodlands. The West Course was designed by Willie Park Jr. and restored by Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw in 2014. Besides well-conditioned links golf Maidstone has a large tennis facility with 19-grass courts and 4 Har-Tru courts. There is also a beach club and well regarded junior activities program in the summer.
We are looking to add an assistant to our current roster of three. The previous lead assistant moved on to become the golf course superintendent at another course. The Assistant Superintendent role at Maidstone will expose you to all aspects of turfgrass management and prepare you to move upward on your career track.
Assisting the Director of Grounds and fellow Assistants with achieving Agronomic goals on a daily to annual basis
Will be involved frequently with course set up and water management
Will be involved with irrigation work from repairs to installation
Will be involved with chemical/fertilizer applications and calibrations of equipment
Should be have the knowledge/ability to Pass NYS Pesticide test
Will be involved in project decisions and crew management
Encouraged to attend monthly Greens Committee Meetings
Grow into a “self-starter” recognizing maintenance needs and coming up with solutions
Educational Requirements: Applicants should have a 2 or 4-year degree, or certificate in turfgrass management/science, or related field at an accredited university.
ExperienceRequirements: Prior assistant/AIT experience a plus. All applicants with golf course or sports turf experience will be considered. Recent or upcoming graduates welcome to apply.
Special Requirements: Good attitude, motivated work ethic, seek to learn, long hours required at times.
Golfing privileges on both courses
Free housing located off property five-minutes from the golf course and the beach
Paid sick, personal, and vacation time
Health and dental after 90 days, and 401K after one year of employment
Paid dues from both local and national association
Several opportunities for continuing education conferences
One day a week off during the golf season
About Maidstone Club
The Maidstone Club is a private facility located in East Hampton, NY. It is home 27-holes of golf, 19 grass tennis courts, 4 Har-Tru clay courts, and a beach club.