Superintendent Positions

Golf Course Superintendent

Dragonfly Golf Club
Madera, California
www.dragonflygolfclub.com

18 hole Public Course with Driving Range and Practice Facility

Experience Required
180 acres of Turf
Preferred Knowledge with Bent Grass Greens
Hybrid Bermuda Fairways and Tee’s
Must be proficient in Irrigation Management
Irrigation scheduling and repairs
Must be proficient in Nutrition, Herbicides, Fungicides and Insecticides
Must have or be able to obtain California Pesticide Application License
Basic knowledge of equipment (full time mechanic on site)
Assigning and monitoring a crew of Fifteen
Daily set up and maintenance of the course, practice area and clubhouse
All Agronomic features of the course, practice area and clubhouse

Salary based on Experience and Knowledge

Please send resume to :
gm@dragonflygolfclub.com

Del Rio Country Club

Del Rio Golf and Country Club in Modesto, CA is seeking an experienced Golf Course Superintendent.  The Superintendent reports directly to the Director of Agronomy David Bermudez and works in all aspects of the management of the golf course.  The position requires a hands-on, detail-oriented person, who will be able to execute the duties of the position with minimal supervision.  The Superintendent will work to achieve the operational goals of Del Rio Golf and Country Club.  Del Rio Golf and Country Club is committed to the professional development of its team member and will be committed to the professional development of the Superintendent.

The primary role of the Superintendent is the management of the staff.  Responsibilities will include training, instruction, coaching, counseling, follow up, leadership by example, enforcement of safety standards, as well as all other tasks involved in the management of the staff.

The Superintendent will need to possess the ability to execute the following:

  • Implementation of agronomic programs including chemical and fertilizer calibration and application
    • Irrigation operation, troubleshooting, and supervision of repairs of all components of the irrigation system
    • Oversee safe operation, proper maintenance, and care of all equipment required for the maintenance of the golf course.
    • Present organized reports, plans and information, as requested, at the direction of the Director of Agronomy.
    • Administrative duties include accurate record keeping, compliance with all regulatory requirements, processing of accurate payroll data, processing and tracking of all expenses to ensure timely payment and accurate record keeping, and budgeting.
    • Maintain respectful communication and relationships with members, guests, staff members, vendors, and any other persons with whom communications will be necessary.
    • Maintain a positive, safe, respectful working environment which will be in compliance with all regulations.

The position requires prior experience in golf course maintenance, 2-year degree or equivalent in Turfgrass Management or a related field.  Bi-lingual Spanish speaking strongly preferred. 

Del Rio Country Club provides an excellent working environment and benefit package.  The starting salary for this position is $70,000 to $80,000.  Please e-mail resume with cover letter detailing experience, salary history and requirements, and professional references to Dbermudez@delriocountryclub.com  

Del Rio Golf and Country Club is the premier club in the San Joaquin Valley. The 27-hole course designed by William P. Bell has recently been renovated with the latest bent grasses on greens and tees and the fairways with hybrid Bermuda.  Prior superintendents have received excellent mentoring and moved on within 3-4 years.

Golf Course Superintendent – Napa Golf Course Posted August 3, 2022

If you are an engaging leader with solid technical acumen and the ability to drive “green initiatives” for our property, we have the opportunity for you!

The Role: Maintain the appearance and safety of the course by diagnosing and treating agronomic issues; supervising irrigation scheduling and repairs; maintaining a wide variety of turf grasses in extreme climatic conditions; managing course preparations for tournament and daily play; integrating environmental programs specializing in IPM (Integrated Pest Management); overseeing maintenance of the golf cart fleet; coordinating, scheduling, and supervising capital improvement projects. Maintenance budget (+/-$700k)

Manage maintenance operations involved in providing maintenance of greens, fairways, tees, sand traps, bodies of water, roughs, maintenance shop, golf carts, clubhouse, entryways, Audubon Re-Certification and community outreach programs; responsibility for the selection, training, assignment and assessment and development of maintenance staff, providing corrective action as needed; team building, holding safety meetings to ensure the highest level of safety for all maintenance staff. Effectively lead staff to ensure a quality product. Ensure daily course set up meets company and USGA playing standards. Continually follow up to ensure tasks are being completed timely and to the appropriate standards and that equipment is set up and operating properly.

The superintendent embodies the company core value of Environmental Stewardship through conservation, regeneration, restoration, and sustainable practices.

Who we’re looking for: CourseCo, Inc is seeking qualified superintendents who are Class A GCSAA members for the Napa Golf Course at Kennedy Park Golf located in Napa, CA. The course is a year-round 18-hole, with +/-35,000 annual rounds.

This position is ideal for a Superintendent looking to grow in their career within a major golf course management company.  We offer internal and external training and development opportunities.  Will consider new or first time Superintendents.

Experience: Poa annua/bentgrass greens (push up). Written and verbal skills are important. Must have strong relationship building skills, strong hiring, selection and indoctrination skills. Excellent people skills: you will interface with the City, Golf Committees, and the community. Your passion for the environmental management will assist you in Audubon Re-Certification.

Benefits: Annual Salary between $80K-$90K Health Insurance, annual vacation, bonus, golfing privileges, GCSAAA membership. Expenses for regional and national seminars, local chapter conferences and meetings, and the Golf Industry Show. Dues for local chapter membership.

The Superintendent will report directly to the golf course general manager and will work in partnership with the GM to assure the successful operation of the golf course.

Napa Golf Course is a CourseCo, Inc managed facility.  We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by law.

Successful applicant will be required to complete a pre-employment screening process and have a valid documentation proving eligibility to work in the United States that will be processed using the E-Verify system.

Apply please submit resumes to: Sean Silva, Senior Operations Manager – ssilva@courseco.com

OAKHURST COUNTRY CLUB Posted August 3, 2022

If you are an engaging leader with solid technical acumen and looking to be a part of an exciting turn around project at a leading East Bay Private Club, we have the opportunity for you!

Responsibilities: The golf course superintendent manages labor, time, materials, and finances in a manner that is compatible with the environment, meets financial goals and serves our customer and client.

As superintendent at Oakhurst Country Club, you will communicate with employees, owners, members, vendors, suppliers, golf professionals and others in the golf industry.

Oakhurst was sold to a new ownership group last December and is currently in the midst of a complete turn around project. Recently the complete driving range renovation was completed as well as a new irrigation system installed. As Superintendent you will play an integral role in the construction oversite and implementation of new construction projects on the golf course.

CourseCo, Inc is seeking an experienced Golf Course Superintendent for the Oakhurst Country Club. Oakhurst is a year-round, 18-hole championship private golf club.

A minimum of 5 years of experience as Golf Course Superintendent required. Ideal candidate will possess excellent agronomic, people and water management skills.

Duties/Experience: Maintain the appearance and safety of the course by diagnosing and treating agronomic issues; supervising irrigation scheduling and repairs; maintaining a wide variety of turf grasses in extreme climatic conditions; managing course preparations for tournament and daily play; integrating environmental programs specializing in IPM (Integrated Pest Management); overseeing maintenance of the golf cart fleet; coordinating, scheduling, and supervising capital improvement projects

Manage maintenance operations involved in providing maintenance of greens, fairways, tees, sand traps, bodies of water, roughs, maintenance shop, golf carts, clubhouse, entryways, Audubon Re-Certification and community outreach programs; responsibility for the selection, training, assignment and assessment of maintenance staff, providing corrective action as needed; holding safety meetings to ensure the highest level of safety for all maintenance staff. Effectively lead staff to ensure a quality product. Ensure daily course set up meets company and USGA playing standards. Continually follow up to ensure tasks are being completed timely and to the appropriate standards and that equipment is set up and operating properly.

Provide effective administration by developing and executing annual maintenance plan and budget for the course; tracking maintenance expenses including payroll, supplies, fertilizer, chemicals, etc.; maintaining maintenance records and developing required maintenance reports; ordering parts, supplies and equipment as needed. Ensure financial targets are being met and appropriate accounting procedures are being followed consistently. If financial targets are not being met, provide an analysis of the problem, and determine a specific plan of action.

Compensation/Benefits: $110,000 – $130,000 annual salary (DOE/DOQ), shared health insurance, annual vacation, cell phone reimbursement, golfing privileges, GCSAA membership. Expenses for regional and national seminars, local chapter conferences and meetings. Dues for local chapter membership.

The Superintendent will report directly to the golf course General Manager.

Oakhurst Country Club is a CourseCo, Inc managed facility. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by law.

Successful applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment background check, drug screen, and have a valid documentation proving eligibility to work that will be validated online.

To Apply:  Please email resume to Lance Iwanaka, Senior Operations Manager – liwanaka@courseco.com

LONE TREE GOLF & EVENT CENTER

Salary: $80,000 to $90,000 Based On Experience

Type: Full Time – Experienced

Category: Golf Course Superintendent

Certifications Class A

LONE TREE GOLF & EVENT CENTER HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY  LTGC is a municipal golf course owned by the City of Antioch since 1934 but managed and operated by the Antioch Public Golf Corporation. It has a long history as one of the best conditioned municipal golf courses in all of the Bay Area. Recently Lone Tree has undergone a renovation to Champion Bermuda greens to help combat the summer heat.  Our Mission  To be the best public golf course, restaurant, and event center in the Bay Area; with attention to detail and sense of urgency! [AW1]  JOB SUMMARY  Golf Course Superintendent  The Golf Course Superintendent is responsible for the successful delivery of a quality Golf Course and Clubhouse turf and grounds product through effective management of the Maintenance Department.      The Superintendent works closely with the Golf Corporation/General Manager/Maintenance Contractor on capital improvement expansion projects.  Maximizing the number of rounds of golf played by scheduling maintenance practices around play and maximizing efficiency is essential.  Medical, Dental, Vision, a Simple IRA  Competitive Pay Additional career and earnings growth.  DAY-TO-DAY  Train and Implement Procedures and Policies for Golf Course Maintenance Staff   Schedule, assign, and evaluate performance of daily tasks  Outline and implement annual turf fertility plan   Effective water management of Greens, Tees, and Fairways  Daily setup of course for customer playability  Manage daily employee projects  Daily evaluation of turf for wear, disease, moisture, cut quality, growth rate, etc.    Ensure all company policies, standards of operations, manuals, standards of conduct, safety rules, and policies against harassment are strictly followed by all staff/guests (including prompt intervention, investigation, and documentation).  Provide appropriate feedback to staff, and recommendations to the General Management regarding compensation, advancement, and training needs.  Conduct performance evaluations of Golf Course Maintenance staff and crew in a timely basis.   Determine appropriate personnel action (counseling, written warnings, suspension or termination) in the event of performance, attendance problems or violations of company policies. Coordinate with Human Resources, Legal, and General Management as necessary.  Effectively communicate with staff and Management.  Ability to work well under pressure, coordinate multiple tasks, and attention to details.  Implement safety standards and practices for department  Conduct oneself in a professional manner and always maintain a professional image.
Level of Experience: • Class A Superintendent   • At least 3 – 5 years in Golf Course Maintenance management  • Min 2-year College Agronomy Degree preferred  • Current Pesticide Applicators License required  • Advanced knowledge of regulatory requirements and record keeping as required by local, state, and federal laws  • Diplomatic team player able to foster relationships with Employee Partners and guests  • Bilingual (English – Spanish) communication ability preferred

Send Resume To: Ron Parrish, GM Lone Tree Golf ronparish@lonetreegolfcourse.com 

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