As a key member of the property’s golf course maintenance team, the 1st 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.
Qualifications, Knowledge and Skill Requirements:
1-3 years turf grass management experience required
Supervisory experience required
A four-year college degree preferred, but not required
GCSAA Member or apprentice preferred, but not required
Knowledge of budgeting and expense management
Must possess basic computer skills – Word and Excel
Must have a strong business aptitude and passion for the golf business
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 foreman, irrigations technician and other employees in the maintenance department
Prepares weekly schedules for foreman, irrigations staff and other employees in 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 to maintenance of the golf course daily, weekly, monthly and yearly fertilization, irrigation, etc. schedules
Calibrates and operates pesticide sprayers
Institute and implement all Indigo Golf Partners Human Resources guidelines
Assists Superintendent in informing members about present and future maintenance activities
About St. Johns Golf & Country Club
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.