The MontgomeryGlen and River Ridge Golf Courses are 18-hole Golf Clubslocated in Wetaskiwin and south Edmonton. We are seeking enthusiastic, team-oriented individuals with excellentcommunication and leadership skills to fill our Golf Course Superintendentposition.
Ø Management of all golf playing areas which include all tees, fairways, roughs, greens and surrounding areas.
Ø Inspects all components of the golf course and provides solutions and recommendations to any problems
Ø Responsible for hiring, training, supervising and disciplining all golf course maintenance staff
Ø Financial management of the Turf Care Department budget
Ø Planning and scheduling work programs and projects
Ø Management of Turf Care personnel. Ability to secure, train, schedule, supervise and communicate effectively with employees.
Ø Management of all golf course equipment and materials which includes purchasing, maintenance, storing and inventory.
Ø Accurate record keeping on inventory, weather data, maintenance procedures, cost accounting and material applications.
Ø Instruct equipment operators in the safe operation and care of all equipment
Ø Supervises daily course set-up which includes hole locations, tee marker placements, mowing operations, bunker maintenance, course fertilization, pesticide applications and irrigation operations.
Ø Initiates plans for cultural practices, such as aeration, spiking, verti-cutting and top-dressing
Ø Takes control for planning and preparing short & long term maintenance and construction schedules
Ø Supervises and participates with construction projects.
Ø A diploma or degree in Turf Grass Management
Ø Five (5) years experience in Golf Course Maintenance
Ø Valid Alberta Applicator’s Pesticide License
Ø Experience in all aspects of fertilizer & pesticide application
Ø Knowledge of equipment, materials, and supplies used in golf course grounds maintenance; water practices and irrigation systems
Ø Knowledge of landscaping to improve golf course design and to recognize the need for proper pruning, planting, spraying and related care
Ø Must have supervisory, purchasing, and financial management experience
Ø Knowledgeable in all aspects of computerized irrigation operation, repair and maintenance
Ø Experience with interviewing, hiring and scheduling of staff
Ø Must be an excellent team leader and possess excellent communication skills
A working knowledge of computers is essential
Thank you for your interest. Only selected candidates will be contacted.