Tanglewood Golf Club is a 27 hole upscale public golf course located in South Lyon Michigan. Built in 1991 it is host to daily play, leagues as well as corporate and celebrity golf outings. Tanglewood is searching for a Superintendent to continue our reputation as a leader in public golf in Southeast Michigan
works directly with, and reports directly to, the Owner on all issues related to golf course maintenance
directs and participates in the maintenance of all turf grass components of the facility
works closely with the Owner to operate the golf course in a fiscally responsible and professional manner
must be able to work independently and strong problem solving skills
Oversees the care and maintenance of all turf, trees, shrubs and water features on the facility grounds
Directs and assists the staff on completing daily tasks to set standards. Holds staff accountable and corrects where necessary
Analyzes problem areas on a daily basis and has a communicated plan to correct areas
Performs regular irrigation assessment of all playing surfaces to adjust and make corrections to provide a uniform and quality surface
Communication to the Owner of any and all issues that may affect any of the personnel ,turf, irrigation, water, plant and landscape areas
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 facility’s grounds in compliance with all local, state, and federal regulations.
Knowledge & Skills Required
Knowledge of management and maintenance of golf course turfgrass
Knowledge of use and operating standards of equipment and tools used in golf course construction and maintenance work
Skilled in recruiting, supervising, training, monitoring, evaluating and motivating personnel
Interpersonal skill to resolve conflict and work with supervisors, officials, employees, golf course patrons and neighbors
Knowledge of safe use, mixing and application of chemicals and commercial products
Knowledge of the game of golf, golf rules and methods of play
Ability to anticipate personnel, equipment, and material requirements related to maintenance operations
At least 2 years experience as a Golf Course Superintendent or 1st Assistant
2-Year Degree or Certificate in Turf Management or related field
Computer skills, including the use of Google Docs and Microsoft Office Suite
Valid Driver's License
Pesticide Application License
About Tanglewood Golf Course
Tanglewood GC is an upscale 27 hole golf course in Lyon Township. With 3 par 36 hole courses and 5 tee boxes it offers a challenge to any skill level of golfer.