Lake of Isles is a 36 hole property in North Stonington, Connecticut that features an award winning resort course and a members only private course. We are currently looking for an eager, self motivated candidate to fill the position of Golf Course Superintendent. The Superintendent will work closely with the Director of Agronomy in the planning of daily operations, budgeting, staffing, and yearly agronomic practices. This opening is a great opportunity for an experienced Assistant Superintendent looking to transition into a Superintendent role.
Key Responsibilities of the Golf Course Superintendent:
Plans, organizes and directs the maintenance of putting greens, tees, fairways, roughs, and bunkers.
Supervises the planting and cultural practices involved in growing various turf grasses, trees and ornamental plants
Ensures that maintenance equipment is properly maintained.
Procures supplies and materials within budgetary limitations.
Keeps record of annual maintenance activities and costs.
Implements sound purchasing procedures utilizing preferred vendors, when possible.
Reconciles and provides timely coding of all invoices, payroll and other required documents.
Coordinates snow removal.
Ensures all company policies and procedures are followed including compliance with government and tribal regulations.
Ensures that they and all associates obtain proper training and/or licenses needed to perform job tasks safely and within city, state, and federal regulations. Addresses directly all real or perceived environmental concerns.
Ensures proper mixing, calibration, and application of all chemical/fertilizers used on the course.
Manages department members that may include, but is not limited to: Assistant Superintendent, 2nd Assistant Superintendent, Head Mechanic, Environmental Technician, Equipment Operator, Foreman, Greenskeeper, and Irrigation Technician.
Assures that effective orientation and training are given to each new associate. Develops ongoing training programs.
Incorporates safe work practices in job performance.
Minimum Qualifications for the Golf Course Superintendent:
A 4-year Bachelors Degree in Agronomy, Turfgrass Science, or Plant Science is preferred. Or an Associate’s degree (AA) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school in Agronomy, Turfgrass Management or Plant Science; and two to five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Must have a valid Driver’s License.
Possesses or is able to obtain a Connecticut Supervisors License within 90 days.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.
Knowledge of Toro Lynx is preferred.
How to Apply:
Email Cover Letter/Resume to:
Cody Woods firstname.lastname@example.org
Or Mail To:
Cody Woods 1 Club House Dr. North Stonington, CT 06359
Additional Salary Information: Health and Dental Insurance, 401K, Paid Vacation and Sick time, Golfing Privileges, GCSAA and local chapter dues paid, Uniforms, Discounted Merchandise from the Pro Shop
About Lake of Isles
Lake of Isles, is a 36-hole Rees Jones-designed golf club located in North Stonington, Connecticut, opened in May 2005. Owned by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and located across the street from Foxwoods Resort Casino, the two courses wind their way through 900 acres of wooded Connecticut countryside and around a 90-acre lake. Managed by Troon, the worldwide leader in upscale golf course management, development and marketing, Lake of Isles offers the ultimate golf experience. In addition to superior service and impeccable course conditions, amenities include a 50,000 sq. ft. clubhouse, a state-of-the-art indoor and outdoor practice facility.