The Quechee Club is a private 36 hole championship golf and four season recreational community located in beautiful south central Vermont. The club is situated on 5,000 Acres and in addition to golf, offers a downhill ski area, cross country skiing, hiking/biking, 50 acre recreational lake, indoor/outdoor pools, 8 Har Tru & 2 All weather tennis courts, 4 pickleball & 2 platform courts, a fitness center, athletic fields etc... The local area is also rich in outdoor recreational activities.
We are looking for current turfgrass students or recently graduated apprentices with some previous golf course management experience, who are career motivated with the goal of advancing to assistant golf course superintendents and eventually superintendents. The required qualities are a strong work ethic, attention to and a keen eye for detail, eagerness to learn, and willing to do whatever it takes to provide our membership with an outstanding golf experience.
The 2nd Assistant works closely with the 1st Assistants and Superintendents to provide leadership and supervision for the maintenance crew while performing key tasks such as; course set-up and scouting, plant protectant & fertility applications, participation in project work, crew scheduling & program planning. 2nd Assistants will be required to obtain a Vermont state pesticide applicators license and will become an integral part of our plant protectant application program. Personnel supervision & management will be a key component of a successful applicant. The club has just completed the replacement of the entire irrigation system during the summer of 2022 and will be dialing in the new system in 2023.
Our 2nd Assistants are strongly considered for future career advancement opportunities that may arise along with being offered help in achieving their future career objectives.
Current enrollment or recent graduation from an acredited Turfgrass management program or individuals with previous golf course management experience looking to gain more knowledge and expertise to advance in the field.
Additional Salary Information: $.50 increase upon obtaining a Vermont State Pesticide Applicators license, temporary short term on-site shared apartment is possible until housing can be secured, 50% food discounts, free use of amenities, uniforms provided.
About Quechee Club
Four Season Recreational Community with 36 Holes of Championship golf, Downhill & Cross Country Skiing, Tennis, Health Club, Indoor/Outdoor pools, recreational lake, athletic fields, polo field, hiking/biking trails. In addition, the local area has lots to offer for those looking for outdoor recreational activities like kayaking, mtn biking, hiking, fishing, hunting etc...