Superintendent Positions

Golf Course Superintendent Opening at Alta Sierra Country Club Posted 8/31/21

The Alta Sierra Country Club located near Grass Valley, Ca is excited to announce the exceptional career opportunity of Golf Course Superintendent.  Our scenic golf course has a perfect setting for country club golf in the Sierra foothills.  Every hole has a distinctive character, making this the ideal place for a semi-private country club among the picturesque setting of the Gold Country.

Key Responsibilities of the Golf Course Superintendent:

  • Responsible for Hiring, Training, disciplines, mentoring employees, evaluating performance, rewarding and disciplining team members
  • Maintain and report necessary records to all of the appropriate governmental agencies overseeing our operations
  • Develop and carry out fertilizer and pesticide programs for all facets of the golf course and practice areas
  • Obtain bids and procure materials to carry out turf program as well as maintenance equipment
  • Organize and oversee daily routine maintenance schedules
  • Operate Rainbird Maxi irrigation system
  • Develop financial, capital and budget plans and manage expenses within the department in accordance with the Board of Directors
  • Ensures that all associates obtain proper training and/or licenses needed to perform job tasks safely and within city, state and federal regulations
  • Addresses directly all perceived environmental issues
  • Ensures both upward and downward communications
  • Provides leadership and a positive working environment that fosters teamwork, communication, ethical behavior with their team
  • Ensures safe environment for both workers and golfers
  • The Superintendent works closely with the Board of Directors and Greens Committee on capital improvement expansion projects, as well as regular interaction with the Head Golf Professional to maximize the number of rounds of golf played by scheduling maintenance practices around Member play, Public play, and tournaments
  • Work with Green Committee and Board of Directors to prioritize projects, course conditions and improvements to carry out vision of Club’s future

Experience/Education

  • GCSAA Class A Superintendent
  • 2-4 year college degree or certificate in agronomic studies
  • 3-5 years’ experience as a Superintendent or Assistant Superintendent
  • Have and maintain a California Qualified Applicator Certificate for purchase and application of turf protection materials

Salary – Negotiable based on experience

Date Job Available – November 1, 2021 Resumes Due October 1, 2021

Send Resumes to: Alta Sierra Country Club, 1897 Tammy Way, Grass Valley, CA   95949

 Attn:  Jim Pearce, Alta Sierra Country Club Website:   https://www.altasierracc.com

Jim Pearce (530-205-6440) for any questions or clarifications 


Posted 08-12-21

Westlake Golf Course, 4812 Lakeview Canyon Road, Westlake Village, CA 91361

westlakegc@yahoo.com

Course Description: 1967 Ted Robinson Design, 5000 yard 18hole golf course with driving range

The Superintendent is an integral member of the property’s management team and oversees the maintenance and agronomic practices for the golf course and adjacent grounds, including the clubhouse landscaping and maintenance.

Experience Requirements:

  • *3-5 years turf grass management experience required
  • *Supervisory, coaching and staff development experience required
  • *A four year college degree preferred, but not required
  • *GCSAA Member preferred, but not required
  • *California QAC or ability to obtain within 90 days
  • *Knowledge of budgeting and expense management
  • *Knowledge of local, federal and state laws and regulations affecting golf course operations
  • *Must have a strong business aptitude and passion for the golf business
  • *Must be highly organized and efficient with a high attention to detail
  • *Must have exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • *Must be fluent in Spanish language
  • *Basic computer skills-Excel
  • Special Requirements
  • *Maintains all grounds including the golf course, clubhouse surroundings and driving range
  • *Supervises all planting, fertilizing and chemical applications
  • *Hires and supervises all employees in the maintenance department
  • *Coordinates scheduling of all personnel assigned to the department
  • *Communicates frequently with the General Manager to discuss activities, goals and plans
  • *Prepares and manages annual budget plan for the golf course maintenance operation
  • *Maintains inventory and oversees all repairs and scheduled maintenance of all golf course equipment
  • *Implements and enforces comprehensive safety program for employees of the department
  • *Supervises maintenance and operation of irrigation system
  • *Develops chemical and fertilizing plan on an annual basis
  • *Prepares and maintains all record keeping for maintenance 
  • *Performs other duties as assigned

Salary and Benefits

  • $70,000 depending on experience
  • Health Insurance

To apply please email resume to: westlakegc@yahoo.com                              

Contact:  Chris Vatcher


Birch Hills Golf Course Superintendent

Brea, California Position Available: 6/1/21

The Golf Course Superintendent oversees the maintenance and agronomic practices of the golf course and adjacent grounds, including the driving range, clubhouse landscaping, and maintenance.

Facility: Birch Hills Golf Course – 18 Hole Executive Length Public Golf Facility

Compensation: $70,000 to $75,000 per year

Qualifications, Knowledge and Skill Requirements:

  • 3-5 years turf grass management experience required
  • A turf certificate or a four-year college degree preferred
  • GCSAA Member preferred
  • Knowledge of budgeting and expense management
  • Qualified Applicators License or ability to get obtain one
  • Strong irrigation experience highly preferred
  • Must be highly organized and efficient with a high attention to detail
  • Facility cleanliness and organization are a must
  • Basic computer skills, Word and Excel

Position Responsibilities:

  • Maintains all grounds including the golf course, clubhouse surrounds and other landscaped areas
  • Supervises all agronomic practices and other care of turf, plants, shrubs and trees on the golf course and clubhouse grounds
  • Hires, supervises and develops Assistant Superintendent, foreman, irrigation technician and other employees in the maintenance department
  • Informs ownership about present and future maintenance activities
  • Coordinates scheduling of all personnel assigned to the maintenance department
  • Communicates frequently with the General Manger and Corporate Director of Agronomy to discuss activities, goals, plans and customer feedback.
  • Prepares and manages annual budget plan for the golf course maintenance operation on an annual basis
  • Maintains inventory and oversees all repairs and scheduled maintenance of all golf course maintenance equipment
  • Implements and enforces comprehensive safety program
  • Supervises maintenance and operation of drainage, irrigation and other central watering systems
  • Develops chemical and fertilizing agronomic plan on an annual basis with Corporate Agronomist
  • Ensures that the golf course is providing healthy and high quality playing conditions for guests of the property
  • Prepares and maintains all recordkeeping for maintenance department including pesticide applications
  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor or manager

Resumes: Please email resumes to Paul R Mock Jr. National Director of Agronomy Western Golf Properties pmock@wgolfp.com


Golf Course Superintendent The Lakes at El Segundo

400 S Pacific Coast Highway, El Segundo, California 90245

Position Available – ASAP

Public10 hole short course with practice area. Will be lighted and on the grounds of the new TopGolf venue in El Segundo. The Superintendent is an integral member of the property’s management team and oversees the maintenance and agronomic practices of the golf course and adjacent grounds, including the clubhouse landscaping and maintenance. This will be a project in conjunction with TopGolf as their first green grass facility at a TopGolf Venue in US. This is a total renovation job that will include new irrigation, bentgrass greens, bunkers, tees and sodding/sprigging all other areas with Kikuya. The below responsibilities also include overseeing the repair and maintenance of all golf course related equipment.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Maintains all grounds including the golf course, clubhouse surrounds and other maintainable property
  • Supervises all planting, fertilizing and chemical applications, and other care of turf, plants, shrubs and trees on the golf course and clubhouse surrounds
  • Hires, supervises and develops Assistant Superintendent, foreman, irrigation technician and other employees in the maintenance department
  • Informs members about present and future maintenance activities
  • Coordinates scheduling of all personnel assigned to the department
  • Communicates frequently with the General Manger and Director of Maintenance to discuss activities, goals, plans and member/customer feedback.
  • Prepares and manages annual budget plan for the golf course maintenance operation on an annual basis
  • Maintains inventory and oversees all repairs and scheduled maintenance of all golf course maintenance equipment
  • Implements and enforces comprehensive safety program for employees of the maintenance department
  • Supervises maintenance and operation of drainage, irrigation and other mechanical watering systems
  • Develops chemical and fertilizing plan on an annual basis
  • Ensures that the golf course is providing healthy and high quality playing conditions for guests of the property
  • Prepares and maintains all recordkeeping for maintenance department (i.e. Human Resource files, inventory files, fertilization and chemical application logs)
  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor or manager

Qualifications, Experience and Skill Requirements:

ESSENTIAL

  • Must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Must be highly organized, efficient and detail oriented
  • Must possess basic computer skills – Word and Excel
  • Must have supervisory, coaching and staff development experience
  • Must have a strong business aptitude and passion for the golf business
  • Must have a basic knowledge of budgeting and expense management
  • Must have 3-5 years turfgrass management experience
  • Must have QAL and irrigation experience

COMPENSATION:

Compensation for the position will be a base salary of $75,000 – $80,000, depending on experience.  Compensation package also includes health, dental, and vision insurances, 401(k) plan, FSA, vacation, and sick days.

Resumes to: Dan Evers –  devers@indigogolf.com

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