The Assistant Superintendent will be responsible for the golf course operation and maintenance. Responsibilities include: turfgrass/ plant material maintenance programs, personnel management, budgeting/forecasting, scheduling and maintenance of irrigation systems, pesticide applications and calibrations, related recordings, create environment where staff is involved and enthusiastic, with open communications and respect for themselves, our members, guests, and the property.
Works closely with, advises and coordinates with Golf Course Superintendent.
Directs and participates in the construction and maintenance of the grounds.
Designs landscape plans for facility grounds and implements the plan.
Administers and enforces all Club rules, regulations and policies for staff.
Works closely with other department heads to coordinate and accomplish tasks, goals, and events.
Ability to work independently and be a self-starting problem solver.
Oversees the care and maintenance of the turf, ornamental plants, shrubs, and trees on the facility
Directs and assists staff on the planting of new vegetation, the replacement, spraying, pruning, trimming of trees and shrubs, and the preparation of soil plant beds.
Provides technical, operational and safety training for employees to ensure that staff is working within OSHA, club safety, state and federal guidelines for safe working conditions.
Oversees subordinates in proper and safe operation and maintenance of mechanical and power equipment.
Supervises and participates in the application and recording of chemical applications (fertilizers and pesticides) on the Club's grounds in compliance with all local state and federal regulations.
Schedules maintenance practices around member play and outings to maximize efficienciey and minimize disruption to members.
Assists Clubhouse/Pool/Tennis staff with maintenance issues as needed.
Reports weekly water meter readings from clubhouse and pool meters.
Coordinates and schedules daily tasks / course setup
Assists with all planting, fertilizing, and chemical applications.
Inspects course regularly to evaluate and recommend improvements.
Assists with development and maintenance of drainage, irrigation and watering systems.
Perform golf course maintenance tasks as assigned by Golf Course Superintendent
Must be able to work independently and be a self-starting problem solver.
Must be detail oriented
Prior golf course maintenance experience required
Prior supervisor experience a plus
Great opportunity for a 2nd Assistant, Irrigation Tech or Spray Tech who is seeking to advance in their career.
Must be willing to work in outside environmental conditions
Must be willing to work weekends, and holidays
Must have or obtain an Alabama Pesticide license within 90 days as well as have a Valid Drivers license
Inverness Country Club is a Championship 18-hole golf course that was completely renovated in 2006 by noted golf course architect, Bill Bergin,and received the "2019 Best of Birmingham Best Golf Course" award. Inverness features an outstanding practice facility, manicured fairways, 5 sets of tees for all levels of play, and championship quality MiniVerde Ultradwarf bermudagrass greens.
Inverness also offers a Tennis Center that features 13 rubico/hydro courts and 3 U.S. Open Blue hard courts, all lit for night play, a Cabana and three swimming pools and a 4,000 square foot Fitness Center.