The AIT will develop the skills and knowledge to assist in the management of all golf course maintenance responsibilities through a combination of training and hands-on experience.
Druid Hills Golf Club offers a great opportunity for aspiring Golf Course Superintendents to work and learn in an environment of consistent improvement. The AIT position at Druid Hills Golf Club will be actively involved with golf course operations, spraying, irrigation management and team development. You will also be heavily involved in the management of our newly renovated 11 acre practice facility where you will gain experience managing a variety of grasses including bent grass, tiftuf bermuda, tifgrand bermuda, prizm zoysia, and zeon zoysia. Our goal is to help you lay a solid foundation with which to build a successful career in the Golf Course Superintendent industry.
The primary responsibilities will be assisting the GCS and AGCS in the supervision and training of maintenance staff, management of the practice facility turf conditions, assist with properly applying chemical and fertilizer applications to the golf course, communicating on a daily and weekly basis with the Golf Operations Team to develop critical communication skills across multiple departments. The AIT will also be involved with irrigation repair and maintenance as well as greens management and course set up. The AIT position will work towards having weekend crew management responsibilities every third weekend.
-At least 1 year of previous golf or sports turf management experience
-Ability to obtain a Ga Pesticide Applicator License within 90-days of employment
-Desire and enthusiasm to learn and grow within the Golf Course Industry
-Ability to learn, grow, and manage teams
Additional Salary Information: Health, Dental, 401k, meals provided by club, scholarship opportunities, golf required, uniforms, State association dues paid, educational opportunities
About Druid Hills Golf Club
18-hole private facility located minutes from downtown Atlanta. Establish in 1912. Rich history in golf both in the state of Georgia and nationally. Yearly host to the Dogwood Invitational, a top amateur event.