The Golf Course Superintendent will be responsible for the North Course, one of three private courses at Firestone Country Club in Akron Ohio. The North Course was designed by Robert Trent Jones Sr. and opened in 1969. Firestone is part of the ClubCorp family.
North Golf Course Superintendent
The Golf Course Superintendent is responsible for the successful operation of the North Golf Course Maintenance..
The Superintendent works closely with the Director of Golf Course Operations on capital improvement expansion projects, as well as interaction with the Head Golf Professional to maximize the number of rounds of golf played by scheduling maintenance practices around Member play and outings to maximize efficiency is essential.
Provides agronomic direction to maintain the golf course at the highest quality possible at all times
Follows company standards for the healthy growth of the golf course grasses, trees, wetlands, and other applicable plant materials
Programs for turf/grass, material and chemical maintenance, and asset management are critical to the success of this role
Helps prepares an annual budget and achieves these financial goals throughout the year, through proper forecasting, expense controls and labor management
Responsible for hiring, training and developing all staff
Ensures staff is working within OSHA, club safety, state and federal guidelines for safe working conditions.
3 - 5 years in Golf Course Maintenance management
Min 2-year College Agronomy Degree required
Pesticide Applicators License required
Advanced knowledge of regulatory requirements and recordkeeping as required by local, state and federal laws
Diplomatic team player able to foster relationships with Members, Employee Partners and guests
Situated on the outskirts of Akron, Ohio, Firestone Country Club has the finish 63 holes of golf of any private club in the country. In addition, we have hosted 67+ consecutive years of PGA Tournaments. In 2021, we will host the PGA Senior Players Championship. We are an equal opportunity employer. Background checks are required.