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  • 01/23/2023 8:52 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)
    DEPARTMENT -  LEISURE SERVICES DEPARTMENT
    SALARY -  $30.35 with $1.00 increase after 6 month probation
    FLSA - NON-EXEMPT
    CIVIL SERVICE - INCLUDED

    BARGAINING UNIT-  CONSTRUCTION & PUBLIC EMPLOYEES LiUNA LOCAL #177

    Closes February 10, 2023

    For application information :  Waterloo GOLF MAINTENANCE II JOB DESCRIPTION JANUARY 2023.pdf

  • 01/13/2023 12:13 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Hyperion Field Club is currently accepting applications for a 2nd Assistant Golf Course Superintendent.

    Established in 1910, Hyperion Field Club is a private 18-hole facility located north of Des Moines, Iowa. The course features bentgrass tees & fairways, and recently renovated greens and bunkers. The staff is dedicated to a positive environment prioritizing personal growth.

    The candidate will be responsible for performing functions required to assist the Golf Course Superintendent in assuring that the golf course and related areas are in the best possible condition with the least amount of member inconvenience. Additionally, the candidate must have or be able to obtain an Iowa Pesticide Applicator License within 60 days of employment. Candidate reports to Golf Course Superintendent.

    Education: Two or four-year degree in turf management is preferred.

    Experience: Prior experience in golf course maintenance is beneficial.

    Salary: $19-21/ hour, Commensurate with experience

    Duties:

    • Golf course maintenance
    • Training and supervision of employees
    • Application of pesticides and fertilizers
    • Irrigation system maintenance and repairs
    • Installation and maintenance of flowers, trees, and shrubbery
    • Clubhouse lawn care

    Benefits:

    • Health/Life/Dental/Vision Insurance Plans
    • Paid time off, 401-K, Golf Privileges, Uniforms
    • Local and National GCSAA membership dues
    • Expenses to Iowa Turf Conference & GCSAA conference (semi- annually)

    To apply send résumé to:

    Jim Sedrel, CGCS
    jimsedrel@hotmail.com

    www.hyperionfc.com

    Position available: immediately

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    Facebook:  hyperionfc Twitter: HyperionFC

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  • 01/04/2023 4:02 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Golf Maintenance Crew Leader / Assistant Superintendent

    Acts as Assistant Golf Course Superintendent to lead a crew of golf course maintenance workers to perform semi-skilled and skilled maintenance on the Heritage Oaks Legacy 9 and Anetsberger Golf Course. Responsible for day-to-day supervision of the crew and assurance that daily work tasks are completed. Applies chemicals to turf grass. During the off-season, collaborates with the Mechanic in maintaining all grounds equipment and works with supervisor to plan for next season. May be asked to work flexible schedules, including evenings, weekends, early mornings and overtime as necessary.

    Pay: $25.00 per hour with FREE health benefits. Opportunity for overtime.

    Starting Date: No earlier than 2/6/2023

    Benefits: Position offers a full benefits package that includes 100% employer-paid health insurance, paid time off, paid holidays off, and enrollment in the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF). Continuing education and association dues.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    • Perform golf course grounds maintenance and repair work based on task assignment; mowing, planting, cultivating and watering grass, trees, flowers and shrubs; changing cups, repairing ball washers, raking sand traps and repairing the irrigation system.
    • Lead the day-to-day task performance and task completion of golf grounds crew members as assigned and directed by supervisor; assist supervisor with scheduling daily work tasks and assignment of tasks to crew; keeps supervisor informed of crew task completion and seeks guidance for issues that arise.
    • Provide guidance and coaching to crew members; train in proper maintenance and equipment techniques; ensures that work is performed in a safe manner and crew is utilizing personal protective equipment (PPE).
    • Coordinate training and coaching of new crew members by utilizing knowledge of experienced crew members to assist with productivity of the crew.
    • Operate riding and power hand mowers and/or a tractor with attachments for the mowing of golf course turf on greens, fairways, rough and peripheral areas; operates all other equipment used in the maintenance of the golf course.
    • Operate spraying equipment to apply chemical substances to grass (stimulate growth or control weeds, diseases and pests). Apply pesticides in accordance with Illinois Department of Agriculture guidelines.
    • Inspect golf grounds for weed and diseases, safety and usability; ensure corrective action is taken as needed; report potential hazards to supervisor, staff and/or the public.
    • Operate automotive equipment such as pickup trucks with trailer attachments, small dump trucks, small tractors with 3-point attachments and small backhoes.
    • Assist in determining materials and supplies needed for projects; ensure necessary materials and supplies are gathered and/or purchased.
    • Assist with equipment repair and facility maintenance at the golf course during off-season.
    • Respond to emergency requests for repairs outside of regular work hours.

    Qualifications

    • Completion of four (4) years of high school or equivalent, including three (3) year of experience in one of the following areas: general golf grounds maintenance, horticulture management; turf management.
    • Crew leader experience preferred.
    • Tools, materials, methods and procedures used in maintenance
    • Possession of a valid Illinois Drivers License Class D
    • Operate tools and equipment used in maintenance
    • Operate trucks, mowers, tractors
    • Midwest plant identification; identify diseases, pests and infestations
    • Recordkeeping
    • Work independently and efficiently without direct supervision
    • Communicate effectively both orally and in writing
    • Ability to become CPR and AED certified at or after hire
    • Possession of an Illinois Pesticide Operators License or ability to obtain within three (3) months of hire
    • Snow plowing experience, tree removal experience, and Spanish speaking skills also a plus.

    Physical Requirements

    The physical requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

    • Required to sit, stand, walk, bend, climb, smell, talk and hear; use hands and fingers to handle, feel or operate objects, tools, or controls and reach with hands and arms.
    • Hand-eye coordination is necessary to operate various tools and equipment.
    • Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
    • Lift and/or move more than 50 pounds. Uses material handling equipment or staff assistance when lifting and or moving objects 50 pounds or greater.
    • Work is performed in mostly in an outdoor setting. Work may be performed indoors in a workshop. Work may be performed with exposure to warm and/or cool temperatures and/or icy conditions for short or long periods of time.
    • Works on and near moving mechanical parts and is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions and vibration.

    Course Information

    This is a unique opportunity to working for the Northbrook Park District managing multiple golf courses. This position will have responsibilities at Heritage Oaks Golf Club and Anetsberger Golf Course. Heritage Oaks, formerly Sportsmans Country Club, has a long history in Northbrook of providing exceptional public golf. In August of 2021 the 27 hole facility was reopened after a 18 month renovate and rebranding. The renovations included new clubhouse, fully revamped range, drainage improvements, reconstruction of the Classic 18 push up greens, addition of new forward tees, and complete re-grass of greens, tees, and fairways with 007. Anetsberger Golf Course is a nine-hole Par three course that is a hidden gem in Northbrook.


  • 11/03/2022 12:28 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Maple Bluff Country Club is currently looking to add a valuable member to our Greens and Grounds Department. The ideal candidate would have a strong agronomic background, golf course management experience combined with the desire to function as a team. Maple Bluff Country Club, established in 1899, is a private 18-hole facility located in Madison, Wisconsin. Other amenities include full-service clubhouse, fitness center, golf simulator, swimming pool, clay and asphalt tennis courts and paddle tennis courts.

    Education and Experience Requirements: 

    • Associates or bachelor’s degree in Horticulture, Turf

    Management, Agronomy, or related field.

    • Desire to supplement current education and experience with continuing education offered through local and national associations.
    • At least 3 years of experience in Golf Course Maintenance.

    Additional Requirements and Responsibilities:

    • Assists in all facets of golf course and grounds maintenance and management.
    • Supports personnel acquisition, training, and supervision.
    • Helps to develop and implement agronomic plans including soil/water testing, plant protectant applications, fertility management and various turf cultivation practices.
    • Course improvement project prioritization and completion.
    • Irrigation and pumping systems maintenance and operation. (New in 2022/2023)
    • Assists in maintaining accurate application records and inventories.
    • Facilitates tree and landscape master plan including removals, replanting and maintenance.
    • Possess a positive attitude, ability to work efficiently and function as a team.
    • Ability to communicate effectively to club members and employees.
    • Valid Driver’s License
    • Category 3.0 WI Pesticide Applicator Certification obtained prior to Spring of 2023.
    • Willingness to work 40 hours/week and every other weekend during the golf season. Optional: 4, 10-hour day schedule during off season. Tuesday through Friday or Monday through Thursday. Some snow removal duties.
    • Knowledge of the game of golf a plus.
    • Spanish speaking ability a plus.

    Responsible to:   

    Golf Course Superintendent

    Salary:

    $55,000-$65,000 DOE

    Benefits:

    • Health and Dental Insurance (shared premiums w/ employer)
    • Life Insurance: Company Paid
    • Short- & Long-Term Disability: Company Paid
    • Vacation and Sick Leave
    • 401K w/ safe harbor match (after 6 months)
    • Holiday Bonus
    • Uniform
    • Local and National Association dues and continuing education.
    • Office
    • Golfing Privileges on non-event Mondays.

    Date Available:

    Flexible: December 2022/January 2023 or until filled

    Contact:

    Please email cover letter and resume to Josh LePine, CGCS.

    joshl@mbcc1899.com

    (608) 249-3468 office

    This is an excellent opportunity to join a dedicated, seasoned, and hardworking team of golf course maintenance professionals. Our work environment and culture are strong and positive. The Golf Course Superintendent has been here since 2012. Previous Assistant was here for 9 years and recently accepted a Golf Course Superintendent position in the area. We have a lofty set of goals for our department, work diligently to achieve them and make decisions as a team in the best interests of Maple Bluff Country Club and our employees. Maple Bluff Country Club continues to invest in new equipment, golf course infrastructure, improvement projects and its valued employees. Currently installing a new irrigation system to include pond dredging, new high capacity well, new pump station, all new HDPE piping, Toro Infinity heads w/ Toro Lynx Smart Satellites and Lynx Central control. Estimated completion date of June 2023.

    Assistant Superintendent Posting.pdf

  • 08/01/2022 4:18 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)
    • 2nd Assistant Golf Course Superintendent- Elmcrest Country Club

      Elmcrest Country Club in Cedar Rapids, Iowa is currently accepting resumes for the position of 2nd Assistant Superintendent.  The ideal candidate is motivated to excel in the turfgrass industry while leading the staff in daily maintenance as well as future club projects.

      2nd Assistant Superintendent responsibilities include but are not limited to:

    • ·       Assists in planning daily work schedules  
      ·       Assists 1st Assistant Superintendent in the training of employees. 
      ·       Assists in supervision of various construction projects. 
      ·       Applies fertilizers and pesticides as needed. 
      ·       Must be able to identify common turf diseases on the golf course.
      ·       Must keep accurate records of applications to the golf course.
      ·       Helps prepare the course for daily play. 
      ·       Keeps informed on course starting times and special events. 
      ·       Able to grind reels and assist the mechanic as necessary.
      ·       Assists in snow removal. 
      ·       Sets good examples for others to follow in job performance, work safety, equipment care, attendance and striving for efficiency. 
      ·       Ability to stand, stoop, kneel, reach, bend and lift between 50-100 lbs. 

       

      Educational Requirements:

    • 2- or 4-year degree in turfgrass or related field is preferred
    • Experience Requirements:

    • Leadership, communication, writing, and record keeping skills
    • Critical thinking skills to problem solve effectively
    • Ability to obtain Iowa Pesticide Applicators license and apply fertilizers and plant protectants
    • Willingness to work weekends, holidays, and in different weather environments
    • Knowledge of the game of golf and its rules
    • Valid driver’s license
    • Professional in manner and appearance

    Position Type/Salary Range:

    Full-Time

    $40,000-50,000

    Please send resumes to:

    Nick Kray
    Golf Course Superintendent

    nick@elmcrestcountryclub.com


  • 07/29/2022 8:45 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)
     CIVIL SERVICE NOTICE 
    CITY OF WATERLOO, IOWA 
    OPEN EXAMINATION 

    GOLF COURSE MAINTENANCE II 


    DEPARTMENT : LEISURE SERVICES 
    SALARY : $30.35 with $1.00 increase after 6-month probation 
    FLSA : NON-EXEMPT 
    CIVIL SERVICE : INCLUDED 

    BARGAINING UNIT : CONSTRUCTION & PUBLIC EMPLOYEES LiUNA Local #177 

    CLICK ON LINK BELOW TO APPLY AND FOR MORE INFORMATION

    GOLF MAINTENANCE II ad 2022 (1) (1).pdf

  • 05/11/2022 8:44 AM | Anonymous


    Veenker Memorial Golf Course is currently accepting resumes for the position of Assistant Golf Course Superintendent.  Veenker Memorial is looking for a highly motivated candidate that is looking to continue their career growth and be part of positive team that strives to work together to accomplish our mission of providing a championship golf facility for Iowa State students, faculty, staff and friends of the university.  

    Assistant Superintendent responsibilities include but are not limited to:

    • Participate in planning of daily maintenance practices
    • Participate and implement daily job assignments
    • Assist Superintendent if agronomic planning
    • Supervise crew and daily activities
    • Irrigation repairs
    • Assist in pesticide and fertilizer applications
    • Perform daily course monitoring and recording
    • Involvement in long range planning
    • Assist and supervise small projects
    • Work closely with other departments within Iowa State Univeristy

    Educational Requirements

    • 4 year turf grass degree or degree in related field

    Experience Requirements

    • 2-4 years of golf course experience 
    • Excellent leadership, interpersonal, communication and writing skills
    • Demonstrates experience and capability in the areas of strategic planning and staff management
    • Knowledge of agronomy and related practices
    • Ability to analyze and solve problems and can efficiently handle multiple duties under pressure with minimal supervision
    • Must have a positive attitude, professional manner and appearance
    • Ability to oversee/perform fertilization and pesticide applications
    • Valid driver's license
    • Iowa pesticide applicators license or ability to obtain within 60 days of hire
    • Ability to work in both indoor and outdoor conditions
    • Knowledge of the game of golf and its associated rules
    • Willingness to work evenings, weekends, and holidays
    • Ability to lift 50 lbs

     Location:

    Ames, Iowa

    Salary:

    $40,000- 45,000

    Type:

    Full Time - Entry Level

    Category:

    Assistant superintendent

    Preferred Education:

  • 04/08/2022 2:17 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)
    Spring Hill Golf Club
    Wayzata, Minnesota

    2 nd Assistant Superintendent

    Spring Hill Golf Club is a Tom Fazio designed course, opened for play in 1999 and is currently ranked in the Top 100 courses in both Golf Digest and Golf Week Magazine. We are a private golf club located 20 miles west of downtown Minneapolis that averages 8,000 rounds of golf each year and requires the members and their guest to use professional caddie services throughout the season.

    Job Summary

    The 2 nd Assistant Superintendent will report directly to the Director of Grounds and work side-by-side with the management team to provide quality playing conditions on a daily basis. The position will focus heavily on personnel management, implementing the agronomic program, directing special projects, and playing a role in daily maintenance routines.  A successful candidate will have career goals of advancing in the profession of Turfgrass Management and have the desire to be a leader in the industry. Spring Hill Golf Club commits to giving each Assistant Superintendent the time and education needed to advance in the industry at the individuals own pace.

    Description

    • Assist in the preparation and implementation of the annual maintenance budget
    • Assist in the preparation and implementation of the Agronomic Program for each season. This will
    • include supervision and mentoring of the students involved in our Internship Program
    • Supervision of the grounds staff in concert with the club policies and standards. Must be a strong
    • communicator and eventually be able to lead a team of employees that range from 20-30 individuals
    • Aid in the planning and completion of course and club projects
    • Will be involved in the programming, operation and repair of the Toro Lynx controlled irrigation system.
    • Assure daily maintenance practices are implemented properly and efficiently.
    • Tournament preparation and set up

    Requirements

    • Education Experience- 2-4 year degree in Agronomy, Horticulture, or Plant and Soil Sciences. An
    • interested candidate could be completing schooling during the 2022 calendar year.
    • Experience- Minimum of two years in the golf industry.
    • Possess or have the ability to acquire a Minnesota Pesticide Applicators License for Turf and Ornamental
    • Must possess good written and oral communication skills
    • Be able to maintain accurate records pertaining to scheduling, safety, and pesticide/fertilizer applications
    • Professional goal to advance in the industry
    • Understanding of the game of golf and its rich history

    Benefits

    • Spring Hill’s employment benefit package will include: vacation, sick leave, 401k and comprehensive insurance package. Spring Hill pays 100% of the employee’s individual premium for our extensive health care package
    • Spring Hill will pay annual dues for the GCSAA and MGCSA as well as expenses involved in attending local continuing education seminars and training
    • Uniforms and lunch will be provided at no cost to the employee during the golf season
    • Cell phone allowance
    • Golfing Privileges

    Salary Range

    $55,000-$57,000

    Compensation and bonus reviews occur annually

    Contact

    Tim Johnson
    Spring Hill Golf Club
    Wayzata, MN 55391
    952-476-4875

    timj@springhillgc.com


  • 03/31/2022 8:29 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Assistant Grounds Superintendent

    Overview

    The Assistant Grounds Superintendent plays a key role in the maintenance, operation and management of Brooks 27-hole golf course by overseeing all facets of daily course operation. This is a year-round 12-month position.

    Responsibilities

    • Daily course setup
    • Trains, leads and supervises grounds team
    • Irrigation repair
    • Pest scouting and pesticide/fertilizer applications
    • Construction & renovation projects/Tree work
    • Winter equipment service/Reel grinding
    • Actively participate in weekly planning meetings

    Reporting

    The Assistant Grounds Superintendent reports directly to the Superintendent

    Employment standards

    • 2- or 4-year college degree in turf or related field is preferred
    • Requires knowledge of agronomy and turfgrass management practices; golf facility construction principles, practices and methods; and an understanding of the rules and strategies of golf
    • Oral and written communications skills
    • Must have or be able to obtain licensing as a pesticide applicator
    • We lead a work-life balance philosophy where in-season summer hours will average 40-50/week and 34-40/week in the offseason.

    Compensation/Benefits

    • Base Starting Salary $33,000 - $40,000 DOE
    • Annual profit share incentive
    • Retirement Plan Simple IRA Brooks Match
    • State & National Annual Dues & Attendance to State Conference
    • Single Health/Dental Insurance
    • Golf Membership
    Brett Hetland, General Manager
    Brooks Golf
    PO Box 678
    Okoboji, IA 51355

    (712) 332-2675


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