Flanders Valley Golf Course is rated as one of the premier public golf courses throughout the United States and in New Jersey. This facility consists of two 18-hole courses and is played each season by more than 85,000 golfers. Satisfying its role as the Morris County Park Commission’s flagship course, Flanders Valley Golf Course is the recipient of accolades in the industry’s leading publications, as well as the site of numerous championship events. This 36-hole facility, located in Morris County’s countryside combines a scenic layout and challenging design. This facility is owned by the Morris County Parks Commission and is managed by Indigo Golf Partners. Its maintenance team is now looking to hire an Assistant Superintendent.
As a key member of the property’s golf course maintenance team, the Assistant Superintendent reports directly to the Golf Course Superintendent and assists with the day-to-day oversight of the maintenance and agronomic practices of the golf course and adjacent grounds, including but not limited to the clubhouse landscaping and maintenance complex. Individuals with landscape backgrounds including Assistant-in-training, Crew Foreman, or Spring 2021 Graduates studying agronomy or sports are highly encouraged to apply!
Compensation: This is an hourly position with compensation estimated to be up to $52,000 annually based on experience. This position includes paid membership to local GCSAA and golf privileges.
Qualifications, Knowledge and Skill Requirements:
1-3 years turf grass management experience preferred
Supervisory experience preferred
2-year certificate or 4-year college degree preferred, but not required
Must possess basic computer skills
Must have a strong work ethic and a willingness to learn
Must be highly organized and efficient with a high attention to detail
Must have exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
Must Possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Supervises and trains employees in the maintenance department
Prepares daily work schedules for the maintenance department
Monitors inventory of all maintenance equipment and the use of the equipment, preventative maintenance schedule, and safety training
Works closely with Superintendent in managing annual budget and maintenance recordkeeping
Works closely with Superintendent in preparing short-term and long-term agronomic strategies
Calibrates and operates pesticide sprayers
Institute and implement all Indigo Golf Partners Human Resources guidelines
Assists Superintendent in informing clubhouse personnel about present and future maintenance activities
About Flanders Valley Golf Course
This course is managed by Indigo Golf Partners.
Indigo Golf Partners is one of the largest privately owned golf course management companies in the U.S., with nearly 150 properties in 29 states. Headquartered in Reston, Va. – with regional offices across America – Indigo Golf Partners has more than 25 years of results-driven expertise. The company specializes in full-service course management as well as assistance in specific segments of the golf business, including course and property maintenance, staffing and training, career growth, clubhouse operations, food and beverage, merchandising, golf instruction, marketing and public relations, special events and financial management.