The Golf Course Superintendent is responsible for the successful operation of the Golf Course Maintenance Department. He/she is responsible for maintenance, operation, management, preparation, and condition of the golf course and clubhouse grounds. Ideal candidates will be knowledgeable, focused leaders, who are detail oriented, highly organized and possess strong written and verbal communication skills. The Superintendent will work closely with the Director of Golf Operations.
Developing and implementing the fertilizer, fungicide and herbicide program
Developing all cultural practices on all playing surfaces including: vertical mowing, topdressing and aerification
Perform all duties associated with hiring, maintaining and leading a maintenance staff between 10-15 employees
Perform duties as assigned by the Director of Golf Operations
Maintenance and operation of the irrigation system
Minimum 5 years work experience in all aspects of golf course maintenance and landscaping
2 to 4 year degree in a turf related field is preferred
Must have current driver’s license
State pesticide license
Additional Salary Information: Health Insurance, Cell phone expenses
About River Pointe Country Club
Long known, and still referred to by some, as the Gary Works Supervisor’s Club, River Pointe Country Club was reborn in 2010 as a public facility! Over its 27 holes, spanning three “mix and match” 9's, River Pointe offers country-club conditions, beautiful natural surroundings and a highly affordable rate structure. Golf course greens consist of poa/bentgrass. Tees and fairways consist of poa/bentgrass/bluegrass.