Phoenix Country Club is excited to announce the exceptional career opportunity of 2nd Assistant Golf Course Superintendent. Qualified candidates will thrive in a hospitality, highly detailed oriented and fast paced environment. PCC is host to the PGA Tour Champions Charles Schwab Cup Championship. This position is designed to spend 1 – 2 year and then advance into a 1st Assistant Golf Course Superintendent position within the Troon Golf network.
Key Responsibilities of the 2nd Assistant Superintendent:
Performs routine safety inspections on all spraying and fertilizer equipment.
Reads, understands, and keeps current up-to-date material safety data sheets (MSDS).
Maintains chemical storage and mixing areas in compliance with governmental regulations.
Responsible for ensuring the safety and direction of chemical/fertilizer handlers and/or helpers.
Maintains log of applications and files related reports.
Responsible for hand spraying and maintaining proper mixing amounts and application techniques.
Keeps up to date in knowledge of chemicals/fertilizers that are being applied.
Ensures proper calibration of all spraying/fertilizing equipment.
Supervises and assists maintenance staff in daily duties.
Ensures all company policies and procedures are followed including compliance with government regulations.
Ensures associates obtain proper license needed to perform job tasks safely and within city, state, and federal regulations.
Addresses directly all real or perceived environmental concerns.
Assists with interviewing, hiring, training, planning, assigning, and directing work, evaluating performance, rewarding, and disciplining associates; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
Manages department members that may include, but is not limited to: foreman, irrigation technician, spray technician and greenskeepers.
Assures that effective orientation and training are given to each new associate. Develops ongoing training programs.
Monitors business volume forecast and plans accordingly in areas of manpower, productivity, costs, and other expenses.
Incorporates safe work practices in job performance.
Regular and reliable attendance.
Performs other duties as required by the Director of Agronomy.
Minimum Qualifications for the 2nd Assistant Superintendent:
Bachelor’s degree, Associate’s degree (AA) or equivalent from four or two-year college or technical school; three to four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience (Degree preference in agronomy/ horticulture/ plant/soil science).
Must have a valid Driver’s License.
Must have a valid Arizona pesticide application license or completion in less than 30 days from start date.
Regularly works in wet or humid conditions (non-weather) and works near moving mechanical parts.
Frequently works in outdoor weather conditions.
Regularly wears safety equipment that covers the entire body and may trap body heat and moisture.
Additional Salary Information: Employee meals and uniforms, Golfing encouraged, GCSAA dues, full medical/dental benefits, life insurance, paid time off, etc.
About Phoenix Country Club
Amidst the downtown cityscape lies an urban oasis that has served the surrounding community since 1899. Phoenix Country Club is a private premier club where many of the valley's most influential people have enjoyed the amenities and activities for over a hundred years. Lush landscape and a sprawling 18-hole parkland-style golf course has been the home of the Phoenix Open from 1932–1986. Today, the tradition continues as the host for the Charles Schwab Cup Championship, the season finale of the PGA TOUR Champions featuring the top 36 professionals and the Arizona Tennis Classic, an ATP Challenger Tour tennis tournament.
Golf Connoisseur Magazine has rated Phoenix Country Club among the top 100 Most Prestigious Private Clubs in America, being chosen for the "ultimate mix of course, history, membership, tradition and class." Chosen by its peers as one of the Top 150 Country Clubs in the nation, Phoenix Country Club has been the honored recipient of numerous Platinum Clubs of America awards.