Assistant Superintendent Listings

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Second Assistant Superintendent
Echo Valley Country Club
Norwalk, Iowa

Address: 3150 Echo Valley Drive, Norwalk, IA 50211
Contact Name: Chris Doocy
Phone: 515.285.9240
Fax: 515.285.6323
Email: chris.doocy@echovalleycc.com

Educational Requirements:

  • Minimum 2 year degree in Turfgrass Management or related field

Experience Requirements:

  • Candidate will be involved in all aspects of golf course maintenance; including crew management, irrigation repair, chemical/fertilizer applications, equipment operation, and course setup.
  • A primary responsibility of this position will be to ensure the proper application and handling of all chemicals and fertilizers.
  • Some golf course experience preferred, but not required.

Special Requirements:

  • Looking for a highly motivated self starter with a strong work ethic and a keen eye for detail.
  • Must possess a valid Iowa Pesticide Applicator license or ability to obtain within 30 days.
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills necessary.
  • Individual should have knowledge of the game of golf.

Salary Range: $30,000 - $35,000
Benefits: Competitive benefits package with full facility privileges
Date Available: Immediately


  • Echo Valley is a 27 hole privately owned private club situated on 1,200 acres of beautiful rolling terrain a mile south of the Des Moines Airport.
  • Mail, fax, or email resume to Chris Doocy, Director of Grounds
  • Application Deadline: June 1, 2017

Web Site Address: http://www.echovalleycc.com

Second Assistant Superintendent
Spirit Hollow Golf Course
Burlington, Iowa

Spirit Hollow is now accepting applications for the position of 2nd assistant superintendent. The 2nd assistant reports directly to the golf course superintendent. Under the superintendent's supervision, the 2nd assistant directs and participates in the maintenance of the entire golf course.

Duties Include: Assists in planning and supervising the maintenance of the golf course. Supervises employees and schedules daily work. Helps in personnel management and evaluation. Performs pesticide and fertilizer applications and helps with all daily maintenance of golf course.

Facility: 18 hole daily fee

Maintenance Budget: $650,000

Rounds: 15,000 - 20,000

Turf: Bent grass greens, tees, and fairways

Experience: 1-2 years in golf course maintenance

Education: Minimum of 2 year degree in Horticulture, Agronomy, Soil Science, or related field.

Salary Range: $28,000 - $30,000

Benefits: Uniforms, Healthcare insurance, golf privileges, paid vacation, and local chapter dues and travel expenses.

Send Resumes and cover letters to:
David Beik, Superintendent
10868 50th Street
Burlington, IA 52601

Second Assistant Superintendent
The Legacy Golf Club
Norwalk, Iowa

Course Description
Legacy Golf Club is an established 18-hole public facility featuring Bentgrass greens, tees and fairways. Constructed in 2001 and designed by Jeffrey D. Brauer of Golfscapes, Inc. The Legacy has been awarded local and national awards.

Job Description:
  • Application of fertilizer and plant protectant applications.
  • Small project experience
  • General course maintenance including irrigation
  • Great learning environment
Salary & Benefits:
  • Based on experience/qualifications
  • Very flexible with class schedule
  • Internship available
  • Working knowledge of sound golf course maintenance practices
  • Able to obtain a chemical applicators license
  • Must have solid work ethic and positive attitude
Send, Fax or E-mail Resume to:
Joe Carroll
Legacy G.C. Superintendent
400 Legacy Parkway
Norwalk, IA 50211

Email: jc@thelegacygolfclub.com
Website: www.thelegacygolfclub.com

Assistant Superintendent
Honey Creek Golf Club
Boone, Iowa

Position Summary
The role of the assistant superintendent is to aide the superintendent in planning and executing daily maintenance tasks, managing crew members, and following through with work quality. Assistants will perform routine maintenance tasks and cultural practices, including the application of pesticides and fertilizers. Assistants will also be responsible for the maintenance and repair of the equipment fleet and Toro irrigation system. During peak golfing season, a 40+ hour work week will be expected.

Salary Range
  • $27,000 - $28,000; depending on experience
  • A minimum 2 years of formal education in turfgrass management
  • Must be able to obtain an Iowa Pesticide Applicator's license
  • Must be able to obtain an Iowa State Driver's license
Honey Creek:
  • Wooded 18 hole public golf course with scenic valley on the back 9
  • 4 acres of bentgrass greens, 4 acres of bentgrass tees, 35 acres of bentgrass fairways
  • 30 acres of native grass/fescue mixtures
Submit Resume To:
Kory Brown
Golf Course Superintendent
Honey Creek Golf Club
1323 Noble Lynx Drive
Boone, Iowa 50035

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