Salt Lake Country Club is looking for a detail-oriented, organized, and motivated individual to be the next 1st Assistant Superintendent. The First Assistant directs and participates in the maintenance of the golf course tees, greens, fairways, roughs, trees, irrigation system, landscape planters, club house grounds and practice facilities; supervises the maintenance and repair of motorized and other mechanical equipment; and does related work as required.
Assists in planning and supervising the maintenance of tees, greens, fairways, roughs, trees, irrigation system, landscape planters, club house grounds and practice facilities; schedules work; and supervises the employees and the use of the equipment.
Instructs and trains equipment operators on the operation and care of mowing and other equipment; supervises pesticide applications and/or operates and calibrates pesticide application equipment; and supervises and participates in the operation and maintenance of pumps, and in the maintenance of irrigation and drainage systems.
Assists in personnel management and evaluation, employee safety and personnel discipline.
May modify the daily work schedule based on professional interpretation.
Working knowledge of the maintenance and construction of golf course tees, fairways and greens; seeding and maintenance practices for golf course turf; planting, cultivating, pruning, and caring for plants, shrubs and trees; characteristics and proper use of various fertilizers and soil conditioners; herbicides and pest control methods and materials; drainage control methods; and irrigation systems, including wells, pumps and automatic controls.
Ability to schedule and supervise maintenance work to achieve the most efficient utilization of workers and equipment; prepare clear and concise reports; and maintain effective employee and member relations.
Possession of a valid driver's license.
Required to obtain current state certification or licensing as a pesticide applicator within 30 days of hire.
Degree in related field
Prior experience at high-end club preferred
About Salt Lake Country Club
Salt Lake Country Club is a private club in the heart of Salt Lake City established in 1899.