RESPONSIBLE FOR THE EFFICIENT MANAGEMENT OF GOLF COURSE MAINTENANCE OPERATIONS FOR 36 HOLES. THE RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: TURFGRASS MAINTENANCE AND AGRONOMIC PROGRAMS, PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT, BUDGETING AND FORECASTING, SCHEDULING AND MAINTENANCE OF IRRIGATION SYSTEMS, PESTICIDE APPLICATIONS, RELATED RECORD KEEPING, AND COMPLIANCE OF REGULATORY ISSUES. THE GOLF COURSE SUPERINTENDENT WORKS TO CREATE AN ENVIRONMENT WHERE TEAM MEMBERS ARE INVOLVED, ENTHUSIASTIC, COMMUNICATE OPENLY, AND WITH RESPECT FOR OTHER TEAM MEMBERS, CLUB MEMBERS, OWNERS, VENDORS AND THE PROPERTY.
RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL FUNCTIONS OF GOLF COURSE MAINTENANCE. INCLUDING EFFICIENT DAILY MAINTENANCE, AGRONOMIC PLANNING, COST CONTROL, AND PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT.
WORKS CLOSELY WITH AND COORDINATES WITH THE GENERAL MANAGER & HOME OFFICE AGRONOMIST ON ANY ISSUES RELATED TO GOLF COURSE MAINTENANCE.
ADMINISTERS AND ENFORCES ALL COMPANY STANDARDS, REGULATIONS AND POLICIES.
WORKS CLOSELY WITH THE GENERAL MANAGER TO OPERATE THE GOLF COURSES IN A FISCALLY RESPONSIBLE AND PROFESSIONAL MANNER.
MUST BE ABLE TO WORK INDEPENDENTLY AND BE AN SOLUTIONS ORIENTED LEADER.
OVERSEES THE CARE AND MAINTENANCE OF THE GOLF COURSE PROPERTY.
PROVIDES DETAILED ANNUAL AGRONOMIC PLAN FOR 18 HOLES OF GOLF.
MANAGES WATER USAGE, TRACKING, AND REPORTING.
RECRUITS, SUPERVISES AND RETAINS MAINTENANCE TEAM MEMBERS. CONDUCTS TEAM MEMBER PERFORMANCE EVALUATIONS AND EXERCISES PROGRESSIVE DISCIPLINE.
PROVIDES TECHNICAL, OPERATIONAL AND SAFETY TRAINING FOR TEAM MEMBERS TO ENSURE THAT THE TEAM IS WORKING WITHIN OSHA, COMPANY SAFETY, STATE AND FEDERAL GUIDELINES FOR SAFE WORKING CONDITIONS.
OVERSEES TEAM MEMBERS IN PROPER AND SAFE OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE OF MECHANICAL AND POWER EQUIPMENT.
SUPERVISES AND PARTICIPATES IN THE APPLICATION AND RECORDING KEEPING OF ALL CHEMICAL APPLICATIONS (FERTILIZERS AND PESTICIDES) IN COMPLIANCE WITH ALL LOCAL, STATE, AND FEDERAL REGULATIONS.
SUPERVISES AND CONTROLS ALL MAINTENANCE EXPENSES ASSOCIATED WITH GOLF COURSE OPERATIONS, INCLUDING PAYROLL, SUPPLIES, CHEMICALS AND FERTILIZERS.
PARTICIPATES IN CREATING ANNUAL & MONTHLY OPERATING BUDGETS AND PLANS FOR GOLF COURSE MAINTENANCE.
MAINTAINS RECORDS AND COMPLETES REQUIRED REPORTING. ORDER PARTS, SUPPLIES AND EQUIPMENT AS NEEDED.
SCHEDULES MAINTENANCE PRACTICES AROUND DAILY PLAY AND OUTINGS TO MAXIMIZE EFFICIENCY AND MINIMIZE DISRUPTION TO GOLF.
KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS REQUIRED:
SUCCESSFUL EXPERIENCE MANAGING AND MAINTAINING ULTRA DWARF BERMUDAGRASS GREENS AND WARM SEASON FAIRWAYS, TEES, AND ROUGHS IN WARM SEASON CLIMATES
EXPERIENCE IN RECRUITING, SUPERVISING, TRAINING, MONITORING, EVALUATING AND MOTIVATING PERSONNEL.
INTERPERSONAL SKILL TO RESOLVE CONFLICT AND WORK WITH SUPERVISORS, TEAM MEMBERS, CLUB MEMBERS, GUESTS & OWNERSHIP.
KNOWLEDGE OF THE SAFE USE, MIXING AND APPLICATION OF CHEMICALS AND COMMERCIAL PRODUCTS.
KNOWLEDGE OF THE GAME OF GOLF.
ABILITY TO FORECAST PERSONNEL, EQUIPMENT, AND MATERIAL REQUIREMENTS FOR EFFICIENT GOLF COURSE MAINTENANCE.
EXPERIENCE WITH 5S FACILITY MANAGEMENT
2-3 YEARS EXPERIENCE AS AN GOLF SUPERINTENDENT.
2-YEAR DEGREE OR CERTIFICATE IN TURF MANAGEMENT OR RELATED FIELD.
FOR PROFIT GOLF EXPERIENCE.
ADVANCE COMPUTER SKILLS REQUIRED FOR FINANCIAL REPORTING AND CONTROL OF OPERATIONS, INCLUDING USE OF MICROSOFT OFFICE SUITE.
VALID DRIVER'S LICENSE.
TEXAS PESTICIDE APPLICATOR LICENSE OR ABILITY TO OBTAIN WITHIN 90 DAYS.
Additional Salary Information: Additional Salary Information: MEDICAL, DENTAL, VISION, & BASIC LIFE INSURANCE. ONE MEAL PER DAY, GOLFING PRIVILEDGES, PAID GCSAA DUES AND UNIFORMS.
Internal Number: 1
About Blackhorse Golf Club
Escalante Golf is a boutique owner and operator of numerous properties across the United States. Founded in 1991, the company is both honored and humbled to steward some of the most prestigious golf courses and private clubs in the country.
Escalante brings tremendous passion and enthusiasm for both the game and business of golf, including the hospitality and real estate operations that often complement it. The entire team shares a common devotion to creating a strategic vision, developing a quality product, and executing a sound business plan. This commitment to excellence has helped forge strong relationships with the most respected organizations in the game.Over the last 30 years, Escalante Golf has selectively added key properties and has been blessed with distinctive assets. Escalante’s proven track record with complex transactions has given industry experts confidence in its ability to execute and perform. The company has an intrinsic desire to serve its members and guests and has a deep respect for the numerous partners needed to be successful.As a performance-based company, Escalante is driven to be the most influential golf company in the world. By thinking differ...ently, it has been able to create a unique opportunity for its investors, partners, and employees while providing world-class experiences for its members and guests.
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