Bear Lakes Country Club is currently seeking a highly motivated professional Assistant Superintendent to join our team. The Lakes course, currently under renovation with Nicklaus Design, receiving new greens, bunkers, tees, irrigation, tree reduction / replacement and enhanced landscape areas. The Links course is scheduled for renovation in April 2023. A new state of the art Golf Course Maintenance facility, and equipment fleet replacement will commence in December 2021.
The Lakes course includes: Tifeagle greens, Tifgrand collars, Celebration tees and fairways, Tifsport rough, Capcon / G Angle bunkers, Watertronics pumpstation, and Toro Osmac controllers / Lynx central control.
The Links course (renovated 2007, scheduled for 2023) includes Tifeagle greens, (new 2020) Tifgrand collars and approaches, (new 2020) Celebration tees and fairways, Tifway 419 roughs, Better Billy / G Angle bunkers, ITT Flowtronex pumpstation, and Toro Osmac controllers / Lynx central control
3+ years experience in golf course maintenance with a progressive career track.
Successful experience assisting with planning, scheduling, instructing, training, and directing staff in the performance of golf course maintenance procedures and job responsibilities.
Proficiency managing irrigation system components and control systems.
Extensive experience in precision water management, irrigation programming, and supplemental hand watering.
Proficiency with computer based word processing programs, irrigation central control software, and multi social media platforms.
Demonstrated quality written, verbal, and interpersonal skills.
Demonstrated ability to analyze and solve problems, and efficiently handle multiple duties under pressure with minimal supervision.
Valid driver's license.
Florida pesticide applicators license, or the ability to obtain within 60 days of employment.
Ability to work in both indoor and outdoor in a variety of work conditions.
Knowledge of the game of golf, and its associated rules. High golf IQ is essential.
The ability to work a schedule that includes weekends, holidays, and evenings.
Preferred bilingual language skills - English / Spanish.
Additional Salary Information: Bear Lakes offers a generous benefits package to include:
Group health coverage (medical, dental, vision).
401(k) plan with company match.
FLSA status: Exempt.
Company provided life insurance.
Paid holiday schedule, vacation, and sick time.
GCSAA and local chapter dues with continuing education assistance.
Club provided staff meals.
Uniform and clothing allowance.
About Bear Lakes Country Club
Bear Lakes Country Club, located in downtown West Palm Beach, Fl, with a reputation as a "players club", boasts one of the lowest handicaps of any private club in Palm Beach County. Club services and amenities include a newly renovated 22,000 square foot clubhouse, tennis and pool facilities, two championship Jack Nicklaus Signature golf courses, and practice facilities.