The Assistant Superintendent reports directly to the Lead Assistant and the Director of Agronomy. Under his/her supervision, the Assistant Superintendent directs and participates in the maintenance of the golf course tees, greens, fairways, landscape areas and cart paths. Supervises and mentors intern, assistant-in-training, foreman, technician and hourly staff. The Assistant Superintendent may serve in the Director of Agronomy’s capacity during his/her absence.
Assists in planning and supervising for the maintenance of golf course tees, fairways and greens; performs maintenance practices for golf course turf; planting, cultivating, pruning and caring for plants, shrubs and trees.
Responsible for daily golf course set up. Monitors irrigation functionality daily and supervises operations of golf course grounds crew to ensure proper procedures are being done.
Understanding of the calibration and proper use of various fertilizers, soil conditioners, herbicides, pest control methods and materials.
Ability to schedule and supervise maintenance work to achieve the most efficient utilization of workers and equipment; prepare clear and concise reports; and maintain effective employee and public relations.
Instructs equipment operators on the operation and care of mowing and other equipment; supervises pesticide applications and/or operates and calibrates pesticide application equipment; supervises and participates in the operation and maintenance of pumps, wells, irrigation system and drainage network.
May require current state certification or licensing as a pesticide applicator.
Assists in personnel management and evaluation, employee safety, personnel discipline and may also modify the daily work schedule based on professional interpretation.
Employee may perform other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the company as requested by the supervisor.
Additional Salary Information: Classification: Full-time, salaried exempt (working hours as required)
Salary: $60,000+/yr. DOE
Benefits: Insurance, paid vacation, sick time, meals, uniforms, golf privileges