Bent Creek Country Club is in search of an eager and passionate individual to add to their golf course maintenance team as an 2nd Assistant Golf Course Superintendent.
It is our goal to provide a complete range of support facilities that comprise a family-oriented, prestigious country club. In 2019, the Club consulted and hired architect, Mr. Andrew Green, to create a comprehensive long-term Master Plan addressing all facets of the golf course grounds including playing surfaces, practice area, bunkers, irrigation system, storm retention basins, and cart paths. Renovations are scheduled to begin in 2023.
Success traits of individual:
Seeking a position that will build leadership and managerial skills as well as strengthen their agronomic experience in hopes of becoming a Golf Course Superintendent.
Effective communicator with management, staff, and other departments
Strong attention to quality and detail
Possess the attitude to lead staff, schedule assignments, and operate equipment
Plan, schedule, and direct agronomic practices through Task Tracker discussed with Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent.
Initiate safety training of current and new staff
Train, support, and encourage staff through positive interaction to create effective working relationship
Establish Social Media presence and daily course updates for membership, documenting agronomic and golf course maintenance practices.
Job Duties and Responsibilities
Plan, schedule, and direct agronomic practices through Task Tracker discussed with Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent
Directly manage staff on a rotational schedule with Assistant Superintendent
Proactively support and communicate with Equipment Manager
Proactively support and communicate with Golf Shop staff
Attain PA Pesticide Certification within 90 days of hire date to safely apply pesticides and fertilizers through properly calibrated equipment
Complete course setup changing hole locations and tee service
Complete hand watering of playing surfaces including irrigation scheduling and programming
Calibrate and mix fertigation materials when needed
Purchase and schedule delivery of golf course supplies
Oversee maintenance of Clubhouse grounds while supporting horticulturist
Ability to complete online record keeping and payroll adjustment/approval
Recruit and interview seasonal help
Desire to attend educational seminars or online classes to remain progressive within the industry
Active pursuit of Turfgrass Science education preferred or 2+ years golf course management or landscaping experience
Must possess a current valid driver’s license
Must pass a physical and background check
Applicants must be assertive, ambitious, highly organized, and neat
Compensation & Benefits
Salary $55,000 - $60,000
Health, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance (eligibility period for each)
Vacation and Personal Hours
Dues Paid in National and Local Associations
Cell Phone Allowance
401K with 25% Employer Match
Flex Spending Plan Available
Life Insurance Included
Continuing Educational Classes
Daily Meals and Uniforms
Golf and Tennis Privileges including Your Guests
Bent Creek Country Club was built in 1992 by the late renowned architect Jay Morrish. Nestled in the middle of Lancaster County, we provide our members with a first-class golf country club that is maintained on a day-to-day basis with championship turf conditions as well as the highest level of tennis, swimming, and dining facilities.