Rock Creek Golf Club is a semi private 18 hole facility located in Fairhope, AL. The course was designed by Earl Stone and has Tif-Dwarf greens and 419 everywhere else. You will work closely with the superintendent and turf care team with the goal to provide the members and guest with an excellent golfing experience.
Gain experience running the show as the Superintendent does a site visit to the owner’s other course monthly. Also, the Superintendent is on the Gulf Coast Chapter Board and encourages participation in chapter events and will encourage the assistant to pursue the Green Start Academy.
The owners are looking to expand their portfolio by 1 to 2 courses per year so there is growth potential.
Brand new fleet of John Deere Equipment and fleet of golf carts.
Willing to wait for turf student graduating in May with strong internships.
Daily scouting of the course; checking greens, monitoring moisture, checking for disease, stimping greens.
Train, motivate, and lead the turf care team.
Work to ensure facility is compliant in all state and federal laws.
Monitors and ensures all safety protocol is being followed.
Perform spreader and sprayer calibrations.
Certificate, 2, or 4 year degree in turf grass management
Must have golf course maintenance experience
Must have a strong attention to details to enhance the quality of the golf course and to hold the team to the same standards
Desire to grow as a turf grass manager in order to advance in their career towards being a superintendent.
Ability to operate equipment, fertilizer applications and sprayer and ability to train team members
Frequent lifting, bending, climbing, stooping and pulling. Therefore, the ability to meet and perform the physical requirements of the job and to work effectively in and outdoor environment which is typical in this position is required
Ability to lead the team in the absence of the superintendent
Possess a valid Alabama pesticide license or obtain one within 90 days of accepting the position
Compensation & Benefits
Salary $36,000+ based on experience
1 free meal from the clubhouse for each day worked
Personal time off - PTO
Local and National dues paid
About Rock Creek Golf Club
Rock Creek Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course located in Fairhope AL.