Grasslands Golf & Country Club is seeking a dynamic Golf Course Superintendent to meticulously direct the agronomic plan promoting turf health for the best possible playing and practice experiences. The Clubhouse and Swim & Tennis Club grounds are also part of the oversight, although the S&T Club is currently outsourced. Grasslands has a tenured Crew and the successful candidate must nurture the Team/Crew building experience as a core value. Experience in master-planned renovations, irrigation system replacements, bunker and drainage work is a plus.
The successful candidate should have demonstrated success at a private club and a good understanding of how to work within a Member-Owned Club that is part of an HOA/POA environment, although there are no duties directly related to the HOA. The primary objective is to meet or exceed the expectations of the membership pertaining to course playability and conditioning.
The position reports to the GM/COO of the Country Club.
Maintain all club property grounds according to set standards
Develop the agronomic plan budget and make capital improvement requests
Implement the agronomic plan to provide the course care for both desired daily and competitive playing conditions
Hire, train and direct the Crew promoting personal growth and workplace safety
Maintain records for the department to include, but not limited to, HR files, environmental reports, log books and other required records
Oversee the mechanic and all equipment repairs, procurement of supplies, and parts inventories
Recommend equipment replacement and provide updates on equipment repair and maintenance costs
Ensure security and proper storage for chemicals and materials
Understand and comply with all regulatory requirements
Directly responsible for safeguarding assets such as equipment, property and land
Coordinate and oversee exterior Clubhouse building maintenance and landscaping
Works closely with Golf Professional, GM and other department heads to ensure timely communication of event impacts and course care needs are discussed in advance
Communicate with the Membership regularly
Update the Golf & Green Committee regularly and the Board of Directors as necessary
Additional Salary Information: 100% company paid family health insurance
Monthly auto/truck allowance
Dues and Education Allowance
Meal while on duty
About Grasslands Golf & Country Club
Established in 1991, Grasslands Golf & Country Club is Central Florida's premier Member-Owned, Private Country Club. Located in Lakeland, FL the 18-hole golf course and practice facilities were designed by Jerry Pate and Bob Cupp and have a long history of hosting competitive golf events of significance. The golf course is easily walkable and the Club has an active membership year round. Additional Club facilities include the Main Clubhouse and Golf Shop, and a separate Swim & Tennis Club featuring a junior Olympic size pool and seven tennis courts.