Assistant Superintendent

Assistant Golf Course Superintendent, 
Troon Golf/Silver Creek Valley Country Club (San Jose
Posted May 15, 2019
Silver Creek Valley Country Club is a gated community in South/East foothills of San Jose. It was original built in 1992 by golf course architect Ted Robinson and remodeled in 2001 by Mike Strantz. This 18 hole golf course sits on 140 acres with rolling hills and views of the entire bay area. The candidate we are looking for will be self-motivated, with management experience, a great work ethic, good communication skills, and a strong eye for detail.
Troon Golf is the largest Golf Management Company in the world and constantly recruiting Superintendents within the company. This is a great opportunity to work for the leaders in all aspect of golf management throughout the world.
Position Title:  Assistant Golf Course Superintendent, Reports directly to Golf Course Superintendent
Club:  Troon Golf/Silver Creek Valley Country Club, San Jose, California
Entry Level:   No
Min. Experience:    3-5 years
Min. Education:  Agronomy/turf degree preferred, or in process of obtaining
  • Job Requirements:  3 to 5 years’ experience as a supervisor
  • Have attained, or in process of attaining a CA Pesticide License (QAC or QAL)
  • Rainbird Cirrus knowledge a plus
Salary:  $65,000-$72,000 (based on experience) + bonuses
  • Benefits:  Full medical, dental, visual for individual/family
  • Vacation
  • Lunch provided daily
  • Uniform allowance
  • Golf/club privileges
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Nick Checklenis,

Assistant-In-Training Position
Serrano Country Club
Posted 2/27/19
Description:   Serrano Country Club is a beautiful privately owned club located 35 miles east of Sacramento California.  The course has been open approximately 25 years and has hosted 8 Champion’s Tour events.  It is a busy, thriving club that is looking for a candidate to learn golf management techniques, prepare themselves professionally and personally for future jobs, and to become a member of a team that prepares the golf course to high standards.  The job will encompass tasks such as mowing, fertilizing and chemical applications, irrigation, and administrative functions.  This is a full-time position that can prepare an individual for further golf course managerial positions.  Some weekend work is required as well as overtime hours for some golfing event.
Requirements:  The Assistant-in-training will work closely with the superintendent, assistant, mechanic, and irrigation foreman on a daily basis to prepare the golf course for daily play and also golfing tournaments’events.  The AIT will be exposed to all facets of golf course maintenance.  This is a position that will foster the “learn by doing” philosophy and also encourage the candidate to learn academically golf course maintenance principles.  The job requires physical labor including, bending, stooping, standing, lifting, and pulling.  The AIT will also learn to operate riding mowers and tractors in a safe, productive manner.  The AIT can expect to gain experience in crew management, irrigation system operations, budgeting, and project work.
Salary:  $36,000 Annually
Min Education:  H.S. Diploma/Equivalent
Experience:  0-1 year
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