Yuma Golf & Country Club is searching for a Golf Course Superintendent to work with our team at our course in Yuma, AZ. They directly influence the playing areas and landscapes with which golfers interact.
Greens, Tees, and Fairways are all Bermuda Grass. There are 111 irrigatable acres.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
The essential functions include, but are not limited to the following:
Supervises all managers, technicians, mechanics and workers assigned to perform golf course maintenance.
Leads the construction and maintenance of the golf course(s).
Leads the maintenance and repair of construction and golf course maintenance equipment.
Rendering professional advice, opinions, assistance, and services to the Board of Directors
Participating in all long-range planning meetings.
The golf course superintendent assumes responsibility for managing and maintaining golf course properties, which may include:
The golf course(s)
Clubhouse grounds and landscaping
Tennis courts, swimming pool and other recreational facilities, where required
Open spaces, wooded areas, unused acreage, and areas outside the perimeter fence
Other properties as specified in writing by the superintendent's supervisor
Able to obtain pesticide license within 60-90 days of Employment
Construction, renovation and/or reconstruction of such properties, whether performed by maintenance staff or outside contractors.
Prepares the annual budgets for the maintenance and capital improvement of course properties. The superintendent formulates the annual maintenance and capital budgets to implement company policies established in accordance with the long-range plan and defined maintenance standards.
Interviews, hires, trains, and supervises a staff of employees for the purpose of maintaining the properties. The superintendent has authority to terminate employment of subordinates.
Plans all maintenance and project work, applying his or her agronomic and administrative expertise to achieve the agreed-upon maintenance standards and long-range goals.
Oversees the scheduling and routing of personnel and equipment to accomplish the work. The superintendent frequently inspects the golf course and related areas to evaluate how well management standards are being achieved and to effect changes in management programs.
Acquires tools and materials necessary to maintain the golf course and other properties. The superintendent is responsible for inventory control and oversees the equipment maintenance programs. The superintendent approves all expenditures and exercises cost control measures to keep, as nearly as possible, operating and capital expenses in line with the approved budgets.
Communicates regularly with other members of the top management group to discuss activities, goals, plans and customer input.
Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities)
A high degree of administrative and executive ability, especially in terms of problem solving and decision making.
Must have working knowledge with Rainbird and Cirrus Central Computer
Excellent oral and written communications skills.
Knowledge of current federal, state, and local laws and regulations affecting the management of golf course operations (including, but not limited to, employment, safety and environmental standards, laws, and regulations)
Associates Degree with an emphasis Golf Course Management
About Yuma Golf & Country Club
Yuma Golf and Country Club is a long hidden treasure of Southern Arizona. As the only member-owned, private golf and country club in Yuma County, The Club always has been, and will continue to be, where Yuma families feel at home. In every way the Club is dedicated to providing a foundation and growth for every member and their family. We value tradition, healthy and happy families, personal growth and providing unparalleled service and quality.
Complimenting the golf course, Yuma Golf and Country Club offers a wide variety of amenities including an elegant Clubhouse, two lighted tennis courts, and a large size swimming pool with a diving board, just to name a few.