Do you want to be a part of building the next chapter of a great club, with a supportive membership, boards, and committees? Do you want a real voice in agronomic practices? Do you want to be part of a team culture that values people and work life balance? If the answer is yes! Then we have an opportunity for you.
Turlock Golf and Country Club established in 1924, is a private member owned facility. Turlock Golf and Country Club features Newly built Pure Distinction Bentgrass greens and Santa Ana Bermuda grass fairways with mixed cool season roughs. Turlock golf and country club has a long history of providing top playing conditions to members in California is Central Valley.
This position will allow a focused and determined candidate to gain the needed agronomic, management, financial and leadership skills to move up to the next level. This will be done through a commitment on the part of our Superintendent, to teach, mentor and grow turfgrass professionals.
The Assistant Golf Course Superintendent will assist with all aspects of management of the facility. The assistant golf course superintendent will assist with but not limited to training staff, agronomic planning, irrigation, chemical applications and construction projects.
Assists in planning and supervising the maintenance of greens, tees and fairways; schedules work; and supervises the employees and the use of the equipment.
Instructs equipment operators on the operation and care of mowing and other equipment; supervises pesticide applications and/or operates and calibrates pesticide application equipment; and supervises and participates in the operation and maintenance of pumps, and in the maintenance of irrigation and drainage systems.
Assists in personnel management and evaluation, employee safety and personnel discipline.
May modify the daily work schedule based on needs of the course or changing conditions.
Performs routine safety inspections on all equipment.
Maintains chemical storage and mixing areas in compliance with county, state, and federal regulations, and is responsible for the safety and direction of chemical handlers and/or helpers.
Tracks chemical and fertilizer inventory.
Cleans, tests, properly calibrates, and prepares all spray application equipment.
Working knowledge of the maintenance of golf course tees, fairways, and greens; seeding and maintenance practices for golf course turf; planting, cultivating, pruning, and caring for plants, shrubs and trees; characteristics and proper use of various fertilizers and soil conditioners; herbicides and pest control methods and materials; drainage control methods; and irrigation systems.
Proficiency in computer use, knowledge of Microsoft Office and other applications.
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 member relations.
Possession of a valid driver's license.
Will require California Qualified Applicators license or the ability to obtain one with in 6 months.
Compensation: Annual Salary between $58-63K Health Insurance, annual vacation, golfing privileges, GCSAAA membership. Expenses for regional and national seminars, local chapter conferences and meetings, and the Golf Industry Show based on approval. Dues for local chapter membership.
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2 or 4 year Turfgrass management degree or be working toward that goal.
About Turlock Golf & Country Club
Turlock Golf and Country Club established in 1924, is a private member owned facility. Turlock golf and country club features Newly built Pure Distinction Bentgrass greens and Santa Ana Bermuda grass fairways with mixed cool season roughs. Turlock golf and country club has a long history of providing top playing conditions to members in California is Central Valley.