Torreon Golf Club in Show Low, AZ is excited to announce the exceptional career opportunity of 2nd Assistant Golf Course Superintendent. Qualified candidates will thrive in a hospitality environment and be highly focused on providing superior service to the clubs managed by Troon.
Key Responsibilities of the 2nd Assistant Superintendent: • Performs routine safety inspections on all spraying and fertilizer equipment. • Reads, understands and keeps current up-to-date material safety data sheets (MSDS). • Maintains chemical storage and mixing areas in compliance with governmental regulations. • Responsible for ensuring the safety and direction of chemical/fertilizer handlers and/or helpers. • Maintains log of applications and files related reports. • Responsible for hand spraying and maintaining proper mixing amounts and application techniques. • Keeps up-to-date in knowledge of chemicals/fertilizers that are being applied. • Ensures proper calibration of all spraying/fertilizing equipment. • Supervises and assists maintenance staff in daily duties. • Ensures all company policies and procedures are followed including compliance with government regulations. • Ensures associates obtain proper license needed to perform job tasks safely and within city, state, and federal regulations. Addresses directly all real or perceived environmental concerns. • Assists with interviewing, hiring, training, planning, assigning, and directing work, evaluating performance, rewarding, and disciplining associates; addressing complaints and resolving problems. • Manages department members that may include, but is not limited to: Environmental Technician. • Assures that effective orientation and training are given to each new associate. Develops ongoing training programs. • Monitors business volume forecast and plans accordingly in areas of manpower, productivity, costs and other expenses. • Incorporates safe work practices in job performance. • Regular and reliable attendance. • Performs other duties as required.
Minimum Qualifications for the 2nd Assistant Superintendent: • Bachelor’s degree, Associate’s degree (AA) or equivalent from four or two-year college or technical school; three to four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience (Degree preference in agronomy/ horticulture/ plant/soil science). • Must have a valid Driver’s License.
Other Qualifications: • Must have a valid pesticide application license. • Regularly works in wet or humid conditions (non-weather) and works near moving mechanical parts. • Frequently works in outdoor weather conditions. • Regularly wears safety equipment that covers the entire body and may trap body heat and moisture.