2nd Assistant Superintendent, Assistant in Training, Assistant superintendent
Under the Golf Course Superintendent's direction, the Assistant Superintendent trains and supervises the golf course personnel. In addition, the Assistant Superintendent will play an active role in daily scheduling, developing the annual budgets, and planning short and long-range golf course improvements. Essential responsibilities and traits include:
Eager to learn and perform a lead role in the golf course's daily preparation for members and guests, including proper maintenance of greens, tees, fairways, and roughs, emphasizing environmental stewardship.
Responsible for training staff in all areas of course maintenance, including the proper care and storage of all equipment
Forward-thinker that is detail-oriented and possesses a keen eye to promote a positive working environment
Assist in discussions with the USGA, architect, and irrigation consultant during planning stages for U.S. Senior Open and complete Irrigation and pumping system replacement.
Participate in continuing education opportunities to further develop skills and remain progressive with industry trends
The preferred candidate is a graduate of an accredited College or University with a degree in Turf Grass Science. Possesses the willingness to achieve a working knowledge of championship golf course conditioning and team building emphasizing professional development. Willing to participate in volunteer opportunities at major golf championships throughout the country. One that is committed to the profession and eager to progress in your career.
Additional Salary Information: Overtime, Health Care & Dental, 401K, Uniforms, Dues (Regional, State and, National), Continuing Education, Golf Privilege and Bonuses
About Saucon Valley Country Club
Saucon Valley Country is a full-service private country club spanning 850 acres, offering Sixty holes of golf with three championship courses and a six-hole Short Course. Saucon Valley's Old Course will host the 2022 United States Senior Open Championship. There have been 30 successful superintendents and industry leaders that have cultivated, enhanced, and advanced their careers through our professional development program over the last 16 years.