Since 1980, Munie Greencare Professionals’ reputation has been built on customer satisfaction. We are a nationally recognized, Top 100 Green Industry Company operating in nine states across the country. Munie provides grounds maintenance, turf care and turf contracting in a safe, responsible manner. We consistently provide value to our clients through innovation, training and proprietary techniques. If you have the desire to succeed – take the next step by applying today!
Munie Greencare is currently seeking an Assistant Golf Course Superintendent to join our team!
Summary of Position
You will be responsible for assisting the Superintendent in the overall maintenance and care of the golf course, including turf/grass management, irrigation, and chemical applications (e.g., fertilizer, pesticides) to ensure quality playing conditions.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Oversees the care and maintenance of the turf, ornamental plants, shrubs, trees and wetlands on the facility grounds
Directs and assists the staff on the planting of new vegetation, the replacement, spraying, pruning and trimming of trees and shrubs, the preparation of soil plant beds for aesthetically pleasing arrangements and tending to high stress areas
Supervises and participates in the application and recording of chemical applications (fertilizers and pesticides) on the Club's grounds in compliance with all local, state, and federal regulations
Schedules maintenance practices around member play and outings to maximize efficiency and minimize disruption to members
Coordinates snow removal and winter maintenance activities when necessary
Other duties as assigned
Knowledge, Skills & Experience
3-5 years golf course experience with a progressive career track
Excellent leadership, interpersonal, communication and written skills
Demonstrates experience and capability in the areas of strategic planning and staff management
Knowledge of agronomy and related practices
Ability to analyze and solve problems and can efficiently handle multiple duties under pressure with minimal supervision
Must have a positive attitude, professional manner and appearance
Ability to oversee fertilization and pesticide applications
Experience with bentgrass greens in the transition zone
Illinois' pesticide applicators/operators license or ability to obtain within 60 days
Ability to work in both indoor and outdoor conditions
Knowledge of the game of golf and its associated rules
Willingness to work evenings, weekends and holidays
Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
Knowledge of safe, efficient mechanical operation of tractors and other motorized equipment associated with the care and maintenance of golf course is required
Spanish language skills preferred but not required
Valid driver’s license required
High School Diploma required.
2-4 year turf grass certificate preferred but not required.
Munie Greencare Professionals is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $20.00 - $24.00 per hour
About Munie Greencare Professionals, Inc. - Caseyville, IL
Munie is a leading provider of turf grass management and land maintenance solutions. We have a comprehensive range of grounds management and turf care services that cater to every need—whether you are a commercial property owner, a football field maintenance manager, or a home owner.
Founded in 1980 by Joe Munie, The Munie Company had its humble beginnings in Belleville, Illinois and has grown into a leading provider of commercial grounds maintenance, turf care, and lawn care solutions that spreads across 9 states throughout the country, including Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Florida, Louisiana, North Carolina, Alabama, Maryland, and Oklahoma.
Our company focuses on two disciplines that cater to two distinct segments of the green industry:
Munie Greencare Professionals – MGP is the land maintenance arm of Munie with its emphasis on turf services that cater to large complex sites such as commercial, industrial, and recreational facilities as well as military housing communities. MGP is a single-source provider of grounds maintenance services with its full-service capabilities.
Munie Lawn Specialists – MLS is dedicated to the art and science of turf grass excellence, servi...ng the sports, residential, and commercial markets with professional turf care and lawn care services. MLS is an authority in the management and establishment of turf grass.
Why Choose Our Turf Care Services?
Many people choose Munie when it comes to the design, construction, and maintenance of their turf, and with good reason. Here is why they chose us, and why you should, too:
Full-service provider: Munie is a single source provider for your grounds maintenance and turf care service needs. We offer a diverse range of turf care services, with capabilities beyond any of our competitors.
Specialty equipment: We use highly specialized equipment of the highest quality and employ the latest technologies in grounds management, turf care, and turf grass maintenance that are far beyond our customers’ capabilities.
Exceptional customer service: We strive to develop a long-term relationship with our clients and create a customer experience that is unlike any other. Our role is to become a strategic partner for our customers with goals that align.
Our Core Values:
Our company encourages a culture of safety, where the safety of our employees, customers, and public is given a priority. We do not encourage policies and procedures that value production over responsibility. All business processes in place play a critical role in ensuring the safety of everyone involved.
We are also committed to building a better environment for the present and the future generations by employing sustainable and environmentally friendly practices to whatever patch of green we work on.