Job Description: ASSISTANT GOLF COURSE SUPERINTENDENT
JOB TITLE: ASST GOLF COURSE SUPERINTENDENT - GLENEAGLES
DEPARTMENT: GOLF COURSE
IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR: DIRECTOR OF GOLF MAINTENANCE
POSITIONS SUPERVISED: SEASONAL LABORERS
STATUS: FULL-TIME, NON-EXEMPT, BARGAINING UNIT
STARTING RATE: $25.00/HR
Assists the Director with supervision and maintenance of all functions of golf course upkeep including training and safety.
Provides responsibility for the department in the absence of the Superintendent
Supervises and trains employees in the safe use of equipment and safe operation of all golf course equipment
Ensures that employees use all required PPE and that safety standards are being practiced
Ensures proper use, storage, and documentation for chemicals used at the course
Maintains knowledge of all current OSHA standards applicable to the golf course
Assists in the compliant record keeping of pesticide and fertilizer sheets
Responsible for ensuring the availability of tools and supplies needed for operations and for preventative maintenance of equipment
Responsible for ensuring the irrigation system is operating correctly & responsible for repairs.
Assists in mechanical repairs as required by workload
Assists in planning and the maintenance of all golf course areas including removal of trees and repair of drainage system.
Supervises and assists in application of pesticides; calibrates and operates pesticide application equipment,
Assists in all aspects of Golf Course operations as the workload dictates
Adjusts daily work schedule as required to complete golf course maintenance priorities
May be required to work overtime and flexible hours, including weekends
Other duties may be assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and /or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to ensure that individuals with disabilities are able to perform the essential functions.
Turf grass management degree preferred and/or two (2) to five (5) years golf course related experience preferred
State of Ohio Pesticide License preferred or must learn and maintain a strong knowledge of safe pesticide application and handling under the supervision of the licensed Superintendent
Strong knowledge of outside maintenance and care of golf course equipment
Ability to read, and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instruction, general business periodicals, professional journals and technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively
Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. Ability to recognize potentially unsafe conditions and behaviors and correct them in a positive and appropriate manner
Ability to input access and retrieve information from department computers. Ability to use standard office equipment such as copiers and fax machines. Ability to safely use maintenance tools and machinery
Must be eligible to work in the United States
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly exposed to hot, cold, wet and/or humid conditions. The employee occasionally works near moving mechanical parts and in outside weather conditions, The employee occasionally works in high, precarious places and is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, extreme heat, risk of electrical shock, risk of radiation, and vibration.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, sit, walk, reach with hands and arms, talk and hear. The employee is occasionally required to climb, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and taste and smell. The employee will frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move more than 100 pounds.
The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.