Gateway National Golf Links is an 18-hole, links-style, championship golf course designed by Keith Foster and opened in 1998. Located minutes from downtown St. Louis, the Gateway Arch and city skyline can be seen from most holes. With its meticulously manicured bentgrass greens, tees and fairways (44 acres), GNGL is consistently recognized as one of the areas top public facilities. As home course of the Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville men’s golf team, we annually host a NCAA Division 1 tournament, Korn Ferry Tour qualifier and the Metropolitan Amateur Golf Association’s East Side Amateur.
We are seeking a motivated individual that aspires to grow personally and professionally as our organization has a strong history of promoting from within. Under the supervision of the Head Superintendent, the Assistant directs and participates in all aspects of maintenance of the golf course and grounds. This includes but not limited to daily course preparations, chemical/fertilizer applications, irrigation repair and maintenance, water management, record keeping, employee management and training. Our main goal is to create a safe and positive atmosphere for our team and provide an exceptional experience for our players.
2 or 4 year degree/certificate in turf or related field preferred
Minimum 2 years experience working in golf course maintenance
Valid drivers license
Ability to obtain Illinois Pesticide Applicator License
Gateway National G.L. is the #1 public golf course in St. Louis and the only one with bent grass fairways. Located minutes from downtown St. Louis, we offer golfers the rare opportunity to return to the rich traditions of the game. With rolling links separated by gentle mounds of lush green pasturelands and an occasional cottonwood tree, the magnificent Gateway Arch can be spotted from most holes.