Located in Chicago, IL, Harborside International Golf Center, home to both the Port & Starboard Courses, has been Chicago's Home for Golf since 1995. Located only minutes from Chicago's Loop, Harborside offers the premier golf experience the Chicagoland area.
Position Summary Responsible for all activities related to the care and maintenance of the golf courses, grounds, and equipment. Plan and implement budgets. Hire, train, and supervises staff. Apply relevant landscaping, horticultural principles to assure the a quality standards are consistently achieved and/or exceeded.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Develop annual maintenance budget and operating plan. Implement the plan according to Company operating policies and procedures.
Plan and implement staffing schedules to ensure quality standards are achieved.
Maintain courses in proper playing condition according to Company/Site standards.
Develop and maintain drainage, irrigation, pumping and water reservoir systems.
Supervise all planting, fertilizing and care of turf, plants, shrubs, and trees on the golf course and grounds. Develop and implement a fertilizer, aeriation, and IPM program for proper turf grass and plant care.
Supervise course construction projects.
Supervise equipment maintenance and repair operations.
Ensure maintenance of all appropriate quality and cleanliness standards including, but not limited to, employee hygiene and uniforms, equipment repair areas, equipment storage areas, chemical and fertilizer storage areas, etc.
Implement and monitor the purchase ordering and receiving program to maintain proper inventories of supplies.
Ensure compliance with all applicable city, state and federal laws, OSHA rules and regulations, relating to chemical and fertilizer storage and disposal, employee safety, etc.
Manage employment activities for applicable staff members, including, but not limited to, personnel recruitment and selection, performance evaluations, training, compensation, discipline and termination, etc.
Maintain knowledge of current and projected industry developments through continuous attention to industry periodicals and participation in relevant trade associations and organizations.
Maintain accurate records for pertaining to department activities, including, but not limited to, labor schedules, course maintenance, construction activities, equipment repair, safety meetings and activities, fertilizer and chemical applications and pest control practices.
Assure the efficient and timely submission of all required operational, financial budgetary and related reports.