Are you passionate about golf course design and construction? Do you have what it takes to join a top U.S. renovation and restoration company with over 100 years of combined experience in the field? If so, LaBar Golf Renovations is looking for goal-oriented professionals like you! Located in Bernardsville, NJ this premier firm has worked on some of the world's most renowned courses since 2012 – from Winged Foot, Shinnecock, Muirfield Village Golf Club to Oakland Hills Country Club and LA Country Club and other premier golf courses all across America. They are dedicated to delivering outstanding results that meet the highest standards every time!
Why LaBar Golf Renovations?
Come join a team of experienced professionals on some of the most talked-about golf course projects across the US!
Bringing combined experience working with designers and managing projects for some of the most renowned courses in the world, LaBar has experienced rapid growth since its inception in 2012.
Work with some of the top performing clubs and architects in the United States with slated projects at Grey Oaks Country Club, The Bear's Club, Dallas Country Club, Colonial Country Club, Hudson National Golf Club and Pine Lake Country Club in 2023.
Committed to a high standard of excellence, and willing to train and reward those that help build our reputation.
Sports Illustrated named a recently completed project (Ladera Golf Club) Best New Golf Course in the World for 2022
Our Project Management team is highly regarded in the industry, and thus our Assistant Managers must demonstrate the professionalism, self-awareness and presence reflected of a top performer in their craft. Detailed, specialized work is the major focus including golf course renovation and restoration with focus on greens, tees, fairways, bunkers, drainage, land/pond and irrigation installation. Managing specialized work efficiently, with confidence and competence. The position requires above average attention to details, concern for the exact correctness of work, and strong commitment to tasks completed on time. The person in this position will take work seriously, has a strong sense of duty, and is disciplined. A somewhat faster-than-average pace will be the norm for this position. As the individual demonstrates proficiency in their performance, increased responsibility and autonomy will be given.
Initial Focus Areas of Position:
Learn the culture, processes and procedures of LGR to ensure optimal results and client relationships.
Work alongside Project Managers to ensure timeliness, consistency in deliver of quality outcomes.
Understand communication, documentation and reporting protocols amongst project team including architects, golf course superintendent and LGR team.
Success traits of individual:
Is able to follow clearly defined processes, tools, equipment and guidelines, and becomes the expert in their specific area.
Able to focus on the details, follow through and process to replicate results in changing environments.
Initiative, coupled with a sense of competitive drive, and the ability to stay focused on results despite changing conditions, is the key to achieving the performance objectives of this job.
Decision-making is focused on implementing practical, timely solutions.
A leadership style that is firm and goal oriented, and yet motivates, trains, and engages others in an enthusiastic way is important.
The emphasis on building rapport and relationships with individuals and groups requires an outgoing, poised and persuasive communication style.
3-5 years as an assistant superintendent on a golf course
Solid industry references
Construction experience required - Renovation, irrigation installation, etc.
Must have strong communication and technology skills.
Microsoft Office Suite – must be competent with Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.
Confident public speaking with a humble disposition.
Must exude credibility.
Written communication skills are imperative.
Willing to live/work remotely as projects are all over the country.
Compensation & Benefits:
Full medical coverage for individual
401k after 1-year with employer match
Vehicle and phone allowance working through some options here internally)
All associated travel and lodging costs are covered by the company
Continued education and training
LaBar Golf Renovations (LGR) is a premier golf course construction and renovation company, based in Bernardsville, NJ. Operating primarily in the Northeast, LGR also works on select projects across the United States. The company touts an expert management team (over 100 years combined experience) and outstanding labor crews that perform at high levels due to years of experience with LGR and its management team. LGR has earned a strong reputation for its exceptional track record at starting and finishing projects on time.
In 2021, LGR's portfolio included two of the top golf courses ranked by Golf Digest as the best renovations — Muirfield Village Golf Club (1st Place) and Oakland Hills Country Club - South Course (2nd Place). Sports Illustrated named a recently completed project (Ladera Golf Club) Best New Golf Course in the World for 2022.