The Superintendent is an integral member of the property’s management team and oversees the maintenance and agronomic practices of the golf course and adjacent grounds, including the clubhouse landscaping and maintenance. The above responsibilities also include overseeing the repair and maintenance of all golf course related equipment.
Qualifications, Knowledge and Skill Requirements:
3-5 years turf grass management experience required
Supervisory, coaching and staff development experience required
A four year college degree preferred, but not required
GCSAA Member preferred, but not required
Knowledge of budgeting and expense management
Knowledge of local, federal, and state laws and regulations affecting management of golf course operations
Must have a strong business aptitude and passion for the golf business
Must possess strong analytical and problem solving skills
Must be highly organized and efficient with a high attention to detail
Must have exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
Must be have basic computer skills, Word and Excel
Maintains all grounds including the golf course, clubhouse surroundings and other maintainable property
Supervises all planting, fertilizing and chemical applications, and other care of turf, plants, shrubs and trees on the golf course and clubhouse surrounds
Hires, supervises and develops Assistant Superintendent, Foreman, Irrigation Technician and other employees in the maintenance department
Informs members about present and future maintenance activities
Coordinates scheduling of all personnel assigned to the department
Communicates frequently with the General Manger and Director of Maintenance to discuss activities, goals, plans and member/customer feedback.
Prepares and manages annual budget plan for the golf course maintenance operation on an annual basis
Maintains inventory and oversees all repairs and scheduled maintenance of all golf course maintenance equipment
Implements and enforces comprehensive safety program for employees of the maintenance department
Supervises maintenance and operation of drainage, irrigation and other mechanical watering systems
Develops chemical and fertilizing plan on an annual basis
Ensures that the golf course is providing healthy and high quality playing conditions for guests of the property
Prepares and maintains all recordkeeping for maintenance department (i.e. Human Resource files, inventory files, fertilization and chemical application logs)
Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor or manager
About Ed Oliver Golf Club
This course is managed by Indigo Golf Partners.
Indigo Golf Partners is one of the largest privately owned golf course management companies in the U.S., with nearly 150 properties in 29 states. Headquartered in Reston, Va. – with regional offices across America – Indigo Golf Partners has more than 25 years of results-driven expertise. The company specializes in full-service course management as well as assistance in specific segments of the golf business, including course and property maintenance, staffing and training, career growth, clubhouse operations, food and beverage, merchandising, golf instruction, marketing and public relations, special events and financial management.