Tucson golf course seeks qualified individual to fill the position of golf course superintendent.
The superintendent is responsible for the maintenance of the course greens, tees, roughs, fairways, and all surrounding landscaped areas. He/She is responsible for the hiring and training of all greenkeepers/landscapers, ensuring everyone has had proper training on safety and use of all equipment. The superintendent is responsible for developing and implementing a schedule for all maintenance and repairs on the equipment. Oversees the proper functioning of the irrigations system and schedules repairs as needed. Works in partnership with the Director of Golf to ensure the course is up to standard and in excellent playing condition. Reports directly to the General Manger with course conditions and any needs that may arise.
Necessary Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Considerable knowledge in methods, equipment and materials used in maintaining a golf course; good knowledge of general repair and maintenance procedures; good knowledge of practices and principles of effective supervision; considerable knowledge of mixing and administering chemicals used in treating turf; considerable knowledge of automatic irrigation systems.
Considerable skill in planning and assigning work to subordinates; skill in keeping records and budgetary matters.
Ability, when necessary, to perform work requiring a moderate amount of physical stamina outdoors in a variety of weather conditions. Full understanding and skill in operating equipment used in the maintenance of golf course grounds; ability to deal effectively with supervisor, subordinates, and the general public; ability to communicate effectively verbally, in writing, and electronically.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in agronomy, plant science, or horticulture plus two (2) years of turf management which must have been in a supervisory or leadworker capacity, or any equivalent combination of education and experience.
About del Lago Golf, LLC
del Lago Golf Course is located in Vail, AZ. We are a public golf course with a restaurant in a growing community. We offer full benefits and competitive wages.