The 2nd Assistant reports directly to the golf course superintendent. This job requires knowledge of golf course turf grass maintenance practices including but not limited to greens management, moisture management, fertilizer and pesticide applications and irrigation system operation and repair. Also must have the ability to effectively schedule job assignments and supervise staff to achieve effective utilization of resources. Will require current state licensing as a pesticide applicator. The typical work will most often be 40+ hours a week.
Duties include, but are not limited to
-Assisting the superintendent in daily operation of the golf maintenance department.
-Creates daily schedules for golf maintenance staff
-Assist in record tracking for various practices, such as safety meetings, fuel reports and pesticide and fertilizer applications
-Assist in recruiting and hiring new employees on the staff
-Oversee staff and tasks on assigned areas of the club grounds.
-Have a trained eye to spot problem areas or areas that need attention.
-Provide supervision of crew on assigned weekends.
-maintain company standards
Previous experience as part of a golf maintenance operation (ie, on crew, intern etc.)
Ability to acquire a state pesticide license.
Degree in agronomic related field.
Additional Salary Information: Benefits include club contribution for Health, Dental, Vision, 401k and options for additional coverages. Golfing privileges, shop discounts, uniforms, PTO, paid holidays.
About NorthRiver Yacht Club
NorthRiver Yacht Club is a private club located in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, just minutes from the University of Alabama. Originally built in 1978, the 18 hole championship golf course was designed by Gary Player. Major renovations have occurred in 1998 and 2015. The main course has tifeagle greens and Better Billy Bunkers. The short game area has 3 miniverde greens and one champion. In addition to the golf course, the property has two main club buildings, 11 tennis courts, two pools, a marina on Lake Tuscaloosa and an area on the lake for seasonal outdoor dining (Captain's Cabin).
NorthRiver is owned and managed by Troon.