Full-time Golf Course Superintendent

10 January 2018

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Country: USA
State: California

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Full-time Golf Course Superintendent
Golf course in Sacramento, California is looking for a Full-time Golf Course Superintendent.

Position Overview:
The Golf Course Superintendent plans, directs, organizes, and manages the maintenance operations. This incumbent is responsible for developing, implementing, and documenting programs involving turf maintenance; property/asset management; budgeting/forecasting; irrigation systems, agricultural chemical applications; compliance of regulatory issues, and representing the department on issues concerning the various programs managed.

Under the direction of the Park Services Superintendent, the Golf Course Superintendent shall perform the following essential duties:
• Develop and implement stewardship plan for the care and maintenance of the turf, plants, shrubs, and trees on the facility grounds.
• Direct and assist the CRPD staff in 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.
• Manage an aggressive water usage tracking plan and irrigation systems and provides monthly reporting on retaining ponds, wells and other water source usage.
• Recruit, supervise and retain maintenance staff. Conduct employee performance evaluations and exercises disciplinary action.
• Provide bi-weekly technical, operational and safety training for employees to ensure that staff is working within OSHA, District safety, state and federal guidelines for safe working conditions.
• Oversee subordinates in proper and safe operation and maintenance of mechanical and power equipment. Plan and budget for additional or replacement capital equipment.
• Supervise and participate in the application and recording of agricultural chemical applications (i.e. fertilizers and growth regulators) on the Course grounds in compliance with all local, state, and federal regulations.
• Supervise and provide oversight for all maintenance expenses associated with Golf Course Operations, including payroll, supplies, chemicals and fertilizers.
• Develop an annual operating budget and plan for maintenance and capital improvement projects.
• Maintain records and complete 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.
• Evaluate operations and activities of assigned unit; implement improvements and modifications; prepare various reports on operations and activities.
• Research and prepare technical and administrative reports; prepare written correspondence.
• Build and maintain positive working relationships with co-workers, other District employees and the public using principles of good customer service.
• Answer questions and provide information to the public; investigate complaints and recommend corrective action as necessary to resolve complaints.
• Monitor all maintenance contracts.
• The Golf Course Superintendent may also perform other nonessential duties as assigned.

Requirements:
Knowledge of Management and maintenance of greens, fairways, and roughs; irrigation and pump systems; use and operating standards of equipment and tools used in golf course construction and maintenance work; recruiting, supervising, training, monitoring, evaluating, and motivating personnel.
Interpersonal skills to resolve conflict and work with supervisors, officials, employees, and the general public; safe use, mixing and application of agricultural chemicals and commercial products; game of golf, golf rules, and methods of play.
Uses Microsoft Office Suite 10 and other related programs to plan, document and record golf course maintenance, installation, and budgetary works.
Ability to plan, organize, document, coordinate and direct the activities of the department; anticipate personnel, equipment, and material requirements related to golf course maintenance and repair assignments; irrigation patterns, drainage patterns, construct tees and/or greens; understand, identify, and resolve safety issues and other operational needs; prepare, administer, and monitor budget; establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, department heads, businesses, personnel from other agencies, public officials, and the general public; communicate effectively, both orally and in writing; supervise and evaluate staff.
Three to five years of 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).
Advance computer skills required for financial reporting and control of operations, including use of Microsoft Office Suite.
Pesticide Application license.
Public Agency experience and Certification by the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America is preferred.
Must possess and maintain a current and valid California Class C Driver’s License. Must maintain a safe driving record.
Candidate is required to take and pass a physical examination and drug screening.

Compensation:
$54,132.00 – $69,084.00 per year.

How to apply:
Please apply via the URL provided.

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