POSITION FOCUS: Responsible for administration of the maintenance, repair, development and construction of the grounds of the Tam Golf Course.
SUPERVISORY RELATIONSHIPS: Reports to the Executive Director and supervises the part-time and seasonal golf maintenance staff.
WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING:
Manage the operations of Tam Golf Course and oversee the maintenance staff.
Supervise the mowing, watering and maintenance of tees, green, fairways, and related areas.
Direct the planting, fertilizing and maintenance of turf at Tam Golf Course.
Inspect turf areas daily for fungus, insects and undesirable vegetation.
Supervise the maintenance and repair of construction maintenance equipment, golf cart fleet, and parks equipment.
Supervise irrigation management of golf course and park systems.
Work with the Golf Operations Supervisors on a daily basis to prevent maintenance interference with play.
Develop budget requirements for golf club maintenance operations.
Hire, train, supervise and evaluate maintenance staff.
Prepare board summaries, monthly reports.
WE ARE LOOKING FOR SOMEONE WHO HAS:
Bachelor’s or associate degree in agronomy/horticulture/plant/soil science, or turf grass management preferred, or any equivalent combination of education, experience and training
Valid Illinois Pesticide Public Applicator License to be earned within the first 3 months of employment
Knowledge of construction and maintenance of golf course tees, fairways and greens, turf maintenance
Additional Salary Information: Excellent Benefit Package including health, dental, vision, pension, and vacation.
About Niles Park District
Niles Park District is proud to offer the highest quality facilities and programs. Recreation enhances the quality of life, and our mission is to continue to provide the very best to the Niles community.