2nd Assistant Superintendent, Assistant in Training, Assistant superintendent
Needwood Golf Course, located in Rockville, Maryland, is seeking a career-minded, detail-oriented individual to serve as Assistant Superintendent-in-training.
Essential functions of this role include, but are not limited to, the following:
Day-to-day golf course management with a focus on learning/education including- planning and prioritizing everyday operation, application calibration and delivery of chemical/fertilizer applications, irrigation troubleshooting and repair, employee training, safety program implementation, environmental programs, clubhouse grounds maintenance, driving range maintenance, budget preparation.
Needwood is a part of the Montgomery County Golf system, a division of Montgomery County Revenue Authority. We are fairly unique in the U.S. golf industry, with our 9 facilities situated closely to each other to share resources and equipment during projects, aeration, etc. between our properties.
Needwood is a certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary, and has been designated as a Groundwater Guardian Green Site. A complete irrigation system replacement is planned to begin in the next 3-4 years.
Excellent opportunity for advancement. Many former assistants are now managing their own properties, three of which are currently Golf Course Superintendents in the MCG system.
This is an excellent opportunity for someone starting out or advancing their career in the golf industry. Will consider sponsoring tuition costs for the right candidate.
Additional Salary Information: •Montgomery County Government health, dental, vision, life insurance, Rx plan
•401(a) 4% employee 8% employer contribution (mandatory and begins after 6 months)
•457 Deferred Compensation plan available
•Flexible Spending Account
•10 Paid holidays including your birthday and 4 floating holidays
•Expenses involved in attending regional and local educational conferences
•GCSAA/MAAGCS membership dues
•Vacation: 80 hours/year, increases with tenure
•Sick: 80 hours/year
•Complimentary golf at all 9 MCG courses
•Meals while on duty (seasonal)
•Flexible scheduling with a focus on work/life balance
About Needwood Golf Course
Needwood Golf Course in Derwood Maryland sits within the Montgomery County Parks system and offers an 18 hole course that is challenging, very playable and well conditioned. Needwood also offers a 9 hole “executive course” that is an outstanding layout for the beginner or the experienced golfer looking to sharpen their short game. Our practice area offers a driving range, putting and chipping greens. Needwood sits not far from Washington, DC, it's history, museums and culture.