"Utah Golf Course Superintendents Association"

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Posted 9/16/20

Superintendent Position

RupertCountryClub@gmail.com

www.RupertCC.com

 

FULL TIME POSITION

BASIC FUNCTIONS:

  • Responsible for all phases of Golf Maintenance and Agronomic operations, cost control, and personnel. Works closely with, advises, and coordinates with the Golf Professional and Board Members on any issues related to golf course maintenance.
  • Directs and participates in the construction and maintenance of the grounds.
  • Designs landscape plans for facility grounds and implements the plan.
  • Works closely with the Golf Professional and Board Members to operate the Golf Course in a fiscally responsible and professional manner.
  • Must be able to work independently and be a self-starting problem solver.

PRIMARY DUTIES

  • Oversees the care and maintenance of the turf, ornamental plants, shrubs, trees and wetlands on the facility grounds.
  • Directs and assists the staff on the planting of new vegetation, the replacement, spraying, pruning and trimming of trees and shrubs, the preparation of soil plant beds for aesthetically pleasing arrangements and tending to high stress areas.
  • Provides detailed annual plan for the various property levels and the designated landscaping areas.
  • Operate, maintain, and organize repairs on all irrigation systems.
  • Recruits, supervises and retains maintenance staff. Conducts employee performance evaluations and exercises disciplinary action.
  • Provides technical, operational and safety training for employees to ensure that staff is working within OSHA, club safety, state and federal guidelines for safe working conditions.
  • Oversees subordinates in proper and safe operation and maintenance of mechanical and power equipment. Plans and budgets for additional or replacement capital equipment.
  • Supervises and participates in the application and recording of chemical applications (fertilizers and pesticides) on the Club's grounds 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.
  • Develops annual operating budget and plans for maintenance and capital improvement projects.
  • Maintains records and completes required reporting. Order parts, supplies and equipment as needed.
  • Schedule maintenance practices around member play and outings to maximize efficiency and minimize disruption to members.

KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS REQUIRED

  • Knowledge of management and maintenance of greens, fairways and roughs.
  • Knowledge of use and operating standards of equipment and tools used in golf course construction and maintenance work.
  • Skill in recruiting, supervising, training, monitoring, evaluating and motivating personnel.
    Interpersonal skill to resolve conflict and work with board members, golf professional, employees, members and the general public.
  • Knowledge of safe use, mixing and application of chemicals and commercial products.
  • Knowledge of the game of golf, golf rules and methods of play.
  • Ability to anticipate personnel, equipment, and material requirements related to golf course maintenance and repair assignments.
  • Ability and knowledge to lay out irrigation patterns, drainage patterns, construct tees and/or greens.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • 3-5 years experience as a Golf Superintendent or 1st Assistant.
  • 2-year Degree or Certificate in Turf Management (or related field, like agronomy, horticulture, plant science, soil science). *Equitable Work Experience may be considered.
  • Basic computer skills required for reporting and control of operations, including use of Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Valid Driver's License.

SEASON & PAY

Season runs February 1st through November 15th

Annual Salary of $50,000 - $60,0000 D.O.E.

Additional pay of $5,000 to cover self-obtained Health Insurance

POSITION LOCATION

RUPERT COUNTRY CLUB

85 S 200 W

PO BOX 305

RUPERT, ID 83350

 

Accepting Resumes through 10/5/20.

To apply for this position, please submit your resume/application to:

By Email: (Preferred) rupertcountryclub@gmail.com

By Mail:

RUPERT COUNTRY CLUB

PO BOX 305

RUPERT, ID 83350

No phone calls or placement agencies, thank you.

We thank all participants for their interest in employment opportunities with the Rupert Country Club. Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

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"Utah Golf Course Superintendents Association"

Membership Inquiry

Membership in the Utah GCSA is open to any individual directly involved in the turf industry. Golf course superintendents, assistants, employees of members, manufacturers, distributors, educators, turf maintenance professionals, turfgrass students and specialists are all welcome. Membership classifications are assigned according to the Utah GCSA Bylaws.