The Lead Assistant Superintendent position envelops all assistant responsibilities while working with Golf Course Superintendent to manage day-to-day operations and a team of 30+ employees. The Lead Assistant has the autonomy and responsibility to execute operational initiatives and capital improvements and acts as an interdepartmental liaison for the Agronomy Team with the rest of the club and its members. This opportunity provides training for the eventual progression toward becoming a successful Golf Course Superintendent.
The ideal candidate will be self-motivated and excel in multi-tasking, organizational and administrative duties, and time management. Work/life balance is highly considered with every other weekend off, individual growth, and opportunities to advance one’s career in the turfgrass industry. This is an exciting opportunity to help lead a new management team in providing world-class conditions on a 27-hole championship golf course.
This offseason, Huntingdon Valley is installing a new irrigation system, followed by various maintenance and capital improvements over the next several years.
Two or more years of experience as a first or second assistant. Management experience and high golf IQ required. Ability to acquire a Pennsylvania pesticide license within a reasonable amount of time.
Completed a degree in Turfgrass Management or a closely related field. Two-year and four-year acceptable.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Free On-Site Housing Available, Health Benefits, 401k Match, Uniforms, Meals, PTO, Local and National Membership Dues, Tournament Volunteer Experience, Golf Privileges
About Huntingdon Valley Country Club
Huntingdon Valley Country Club is a private, family-oriented club located in the competitive Philadelphia market with 300+ acres that showcase 27 holes designed by William Flynn. Huntingdon Valley is consistently ranked in the Top 100 Classic Courses of America and boasts a rich championship history.
Today's Huntingdon Valley offers a blend of the rich traditions of the past with all the contemporary amenities necessary for an active and enjoyable Club experience. They strive to deliver exceptional service and warm hospitality, providing members and their guests with a unique experience through recreation, fine dining, and social interaction.2.