As the Golf Course Superintendent at the Golf Club at Redmond Ridge, you will manage the golf course maintenance, equipment repair & maintenance, clubhouse grounds, landscaping, and related structures and buildings (pump stations, comfort stations, etc.). You are also directly involved in hiring, training, and providing direction for team members within company-set processes and guidelines. In conjunction with the property General Manager, you will be responsible for meeting or exceeding the established standards for guest satisfaction as well as labor cost control/management. This position is eligible for an annual bonus equal to 10% of the base salary amount.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Must be proactive in developing innovative ideas to facilitate the continual delivery of exceptional quality products and profit contributions to the company.
Daily implementation & adherence to Oki Golf universal standards.
Maintain a daily record log for weather, course conditioning, cultural practices, equipment maintenance, fertilizer, and pesticide applications, etc.
Encourage, mentor, coach, train, and develop team members to ensure their maximum value to Oki Golf so that the guest experience is realized.
Ensure a proper safe work environment to include compliance with OSHA/WISHA and Oki Golf guidelines and standard operating procedures.
Interview and hire positions of the turf department; equipment manager, irrigation and spray technician, and all seasonal team members.
Lead by example. Set the benchmark of performance for the department in the areas of motivation, sense of ownership, and dedication to product quality.
Hold all team members accountable for their areas of responsibility.
Complete administrative tasks such as scheduling, performance reviews, and editing time for payroll functions in a timely manner.
Supervise team members by carrying out responsibilities in accordance with Oki Golf policies and procedures. This will include planning, assigning, and at times performing activities of team members.
Implement new methods and procedures designed to minimize operational costs and maximize resources.
Schedule to proper business levels and within budgeted staffing guides.
Positive and proactive supervisory, leadership by example, management, and coaching skills.
Possess good communication skills, both written and verbal.
Ability to communicate on various levels including team members, guests, vendors, and contractors, always showing tact and diplomacy as a senior representative of Oki Golf.
Bachelor’s Degree or two-year certificate in Turf Science, Landscape, Agronomy or similar field, or equivalent work experience.
Minimum 2 years of experience as a golf course superintendent or related property.
Restricted Pesticide License.
Ability to compute rates, ratios, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, volumes of cones, cylinders, etc.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents.
Knowledge of ordering/purchasing, inventory control, budget management, and P&L accountability.
Ability to multi-task while remaining focused on the key objectives of the property, department, and position.
Knowledge of computer programs including Microsoft Office, e-mail, and the Internet.
Must be comfortable and willing to “roll up sleeves” and lead by positive example.
Be able to work weekends and holidays, mornings, and evenings as business demands.
Independent decisions are made with sound judgment and are consistent with Oki Golf core values.
Ability to calibrate sprayers, spreaders, scientific instruments, computer software, irrigation systems, etc.
Basic understanding of preventative maintenance systems.
Basic understanding of mechanical operations of engines and hydraulics for the guidance of equipment managers.
Basic understanding of irrigation systems and components related to best practices in consideration of agronomics.
The work environment characteristics described here represent those a team member encounters while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions. While performing the duties of this position, the team member must:
Lift, reach, bend, twist, push, pull, squat, grasp, and use arm-hand coordination on a consistent basis
Have the ability to lift 50 pounds frequently.
Frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts (and associated noise levels related to) and outside weather conditions.
Occasionally exposed to high, precarious places, fumes, or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and vibration.
Additional Salary Information: Eligible for annual bonus equal to 10% of base salary amount.
Internal Number: 1061
About Oki Golf
PREMIERE SEATTLE GOLF
Oki Golf is a collection of 10 Seattle area golf courses, including The Golf Club at Newcastle, providing championship golf course layouts and outstanding course conditions to players of all skill levels.
With 8 unique golf properties located in the Seattle area, we offer the perfect setting for your next golf outing or special event.