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Assistant Golf Course Superintendent

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First Assistant Superintendent - Governors Towne Club     
First Assistant Superintendent - Rivermont Golf & Country Club     
Assistant Superintendent - The Golf Club at Cuscowilla on Lake Oconee           
Assistant Superintendent - The Windermere Club      
Assistant Superintendent - Innsbruck Golf Club and Resort     
Assistant Superintendent - Crystal Falls Golf Club     
Assistant Superintendent - Heritage Oaks Golf Club     
Assistant Superintendent - Indian Hills Country Club                               
Horticulturist - Carmel Country Club
 

First Assistant Superintendent
Governors Towne Club
Acworth, GA
Course Operation:
18 Hole Private Course, Curtis Strange/Mike Riley Design, A-1 Bent Grass greens/419 Bermuda rough, tees, fairways, Toro osmac irrigation.
Duties: All aspects of golf maintenance: Manage crew, spray applications, irrigation repair, record keeping.
Salary: $36,000 to $42,000. Based on experience.
Benefits: 2 week vacation, Golf, 6 days sick leave, Dues, Uniform, Monthly insurance allowance.
Requirements: 2 year degree in turf field, Strong background in irrigation and bent grass management, Great Attitude.
Send Resume to: Stacy Jones, 4200 Governors Towne Dr., Acworth, GA 30101; sjones@governorstowneclub.com (e-mail); (678) 439-3021 (fax); (770) 560-0060 (phone).
Date Position is Available: March 26, 2015.
Application Deadline: April 10, 2015.
Date Announcement was Posted: March 18, 2015.
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First Assistant Superintendent
Rivermont Golf & Country Club
Atlanta, GA
Course Operation:
18 hole private facility re-designed in 1996 by Mike Riley with A1/A4 bentgrass greens, 419 fairways and diamond zoysiagrass tees.  25 acres of native grass vegetation, with a heavy slanted organic approach to maintenance.  Please look at www.turfnet.com to see the “Chasing Rivermont” series and an in depth 4 part interview on some of the leading edge technology as well as glimpses of the course that we have incorporated into the design and maintenance of the property.  In Addition, we conduct extensive on-site research in conjunction with the UGA and two bio product companies as well as in house products and new technology.
Duties: Having a working knowledge of the ins-&outs of a bentgrass management is essential.  Must be familiar with irrigation systems, pesticide management and staff leadership. I am looking for a candidate that has a drive and a passion for excellence.  In addition, I want someone that wants to be involved in a pioneering effort to utilize new technology, ideas and  organic management practices and concepts.  On course research is a very important requirement.
Salary: $36,000 to $40,000.
Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance.  Paid Vacation/Sick/Personal Time-Off, Access to golf & other amenity benefits, State and National Association dues, Lunches and clothes allowance.
Requirements: 2-4 year degree in Turfgrass Management. A minimum of 2 years prior bentgrass experience required; management of crews and projects a plus.
Send Resume to: Mark Hoban, mhoban@rivermontcountryclub.com (e-mail).
Date Position is Available: Immediately but could wait until graduation if necessary.
Date Announcement was Posted: March 18, 2015.
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Assistant Superintendent
The Golf Club at Cuscowilla on Lake Oconee
Eatonton, GA
Course Operation:
18 hole Coore/Crenshaw design. 1st full year for greens converted to Champion Bermuda grass from Bentgrass. No till conversion last July 2014 and re-opened in September 2014.
Duties: Assist with daily operation of the golf course. Assist with day to day planning (today, tomorrow, next week, next month). Record keeping. Budget tracking. Data entry.
Salary: $36,000 to $45,000 depending on experience. Performance bonuses.
Benefits: Insurance, paid sick leave, paid vacation, dues for local and national association membership, golfing privileges, temporary housing available.
Requirements: Turf degree or equivalent is required. At least 5 years assistant experience at top private club is preferred. Champion or other ultra dwarf Bermuda grass greens experience is also preferred.
Send Resume to: Sam Murphy, 126 Cuscowilla Dr., Eatonton, GA 31024; smurphy@cuscowilla.com (e-mail); (706) 485-7846 (fax).
Date Position is Available: Immediately.
Date Announcement was Posted: March 10, 2015.
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Assistant Superintendent
The Windermere Club
Blythewood, SC
Course Operation:
Pete Dye 18 Hole Course, located just north of Columbia, South Carolina. Bentgrass greens, a variety of warm season turf throughout fairways, collars, tees and roughs. Private Club hosting the CGA Match Play Championship in June and Mid-Amateur qualifying.
Duties: Support and implement Superintendents daily plan. All duties that would be expected at a private club associated with high standards. Applicators License within 90 days. 2 year degree or at five years of related experience. Recent graduates looking for first management position can apply.
Salary: $28,000 - $32,000.
Benefits: Regional and Local Dues. Education and travel allowance, golf, possible short term housing available.
Requirements: 2 to 4 year degree or 5 years of related experience, SC Applicators License within 90 days, Hand Watering and Irrigation repair experience.
Send Resume to: Troy Thrall, 2004 Longtown Road East, Blythwood, SC 29016; tmt2977@yahoo.com (e-mail); (803) 754-4503 (fax).
Date Position is Available: March 9, 2015.
Date Announcement was Posted: February 11, 2015.
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Assistant Superintendent
Innsbruck Golf Club and Resort
Helen, GA
Course Operation:
Innsbruck is an 18 hole, semi-private mountain golf course community with bentgrass greens and Bermuda fairways, tees, and rough. The golf course is owned by the Property Owners Association and lies within the gated community with 200 homes.
Duties: Assist the superintendent in all aspects of daily course management.
Salary: $11.00 to $14.00/hour.
Benefits: Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance. Vacation and Sick leave accrued. Clothing allowance, golf, and use of pool and workout facilities.
Requirements: 2 to 4 year degree preferred or 2 to 3 years of consecutive golf course or related field experience.
Send Resume to: Kent Cantrell, PO Box 1145, Helen, GA 30545; sluggo25@windstream.net (e-mail); (706) 878-2994 (fax); (706) 878-3358 (phone).
Date Position is Available: March 1, 2015.
Date Announcement was Posted: January 29, 2015.
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Assistant Superintendent
Crystal Falls Golf Club
Dawsonville, GA
Course Operation:
18 hole private country club with mountain view. Bentgrass greens, bermuda tees, fairways, rough and full practice facility, some fescue rough, 1 Champion bermuda putting green and Rain Bird irrigation.
Duties: Duties will include but not limited to, assisting superintendent in budgeting, hiring, scheduling, weekend supervision, staff supervision, chemical and fertilizer calibration and application, irrigation scheduling and repair.
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 salary based on qualifications.
Benefits: Discount on meals, clothing allowance, golf, hunting and fishing privileges and paid dues to the Georgia GCSA.
Requirements: Minimum of 3 years bentgrass experience, moderate irrigation experience and must have or obtain pesticide license within 90 days.
Send Resume to: Leonard Owens, 3756 Cowart Rd., Dawsonville, GA 30534; Crystalfallsgolf@hotmail.com (e-mail).
Date Position is Available: February 1, 2015.
Date Announcement was Posted: January 23, 2015.
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Assistant Superintendent
Heritage Oaks Golf Club
Brunswick, GA
Course Operation:
Heritage Oaks is an 18 Hole facility, we have TifDwarf greens, and 419 Bermuda everywhere else.
Duties: Assistant superintendent with daily operations, planning of chemical and fertilizer applications, etc.
Salary: $25,000.
Benefits: Uniforms, golfing privileges, State association dues paid.
Requirements: 2 to 4 year degree in Turf Management or related program, Georgia Pesticide Applicator's License or the ability to obtain one within 90 days of hire. Individuals with prior golf course maintenance experience.
Send Resume to: Travis Crosby, 126 Clipper Bay Rd., Brunswick, GA 31523; travis@hatchchileco.com (e-mail); (912) 280-0609 (fax).
Date Position is Available: Immediately.
Date Announcement was Posted: January 5, 2015.
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Assistant Superintendent
Indian Hills Country Club
Marietta, GA
Course Operation:
27-hole private facility designed by Joe Lee located in East Cobb. Crenshaw creeping bentgrass putting surfaces and 419 Bermudagrass tees, fairways and rough cuts.
Duties: The applicant should be a self-starter with a sense of urgency and an eye for detail who will assist the Golf Course Superintendent with daily course operations. Other duties include: daily golf course set-up, fertilizer/pesticide applications as well as equipment calibration and accurate recordkeeping, irrigation troubleshooting/repair, lead crew during in-house projects, and all other duties as assigned.
Salary: $34,000.
Benefits: Uniform, daily lunch provided, paid vacation/sick leave, medical/dental/disability, 401K available after one year of employment, golf privileges, state/national dues paid by the club.
Requirements: 2 to 4 year degree in Turf Management or related program, Georgia Pesticide Applicators' License or the ability to obtain one within 90 days of hire. Individuals with prior golf course maintenance experience and summer wilt management of bentgrass are preferred, as well as those able to communicate in Spanish.
Send Resume to: Doug Freeman, 4001 Clubland Dr., Marietta, GA 30068; dfreeman@indianhillscc.com (e-mail); (770) 565-6606 (fax); (770) 971-3171 (phone).
Date Position is Available: Immediately.
Application Deadline: March 2015.
Date Announcement was Posted: October 27, 2014.
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Horticulturist
Carmel Country Club
Charlotte, NC
Course Operation:
Carmel Country Club is a member owned 36 hole golf facility in Charlotte, North Carolina that was built in 1947. The club consists of two championship golf courses, clubhouse landscape, tennis facility, and large resort style swimming complex. Over the years Carmel has been very active in capital upgrades with more planned in the future. The horticulturist is responsible the design, planting, purchasing, installation of all landscape beds and associated lawn areas at the clubhouse, pool, and tennis complex. The horticulturist will work with the Director of Greens and Grounds to see that all departmental goals are met to Carmel CC’s standards. The position is required to supervise, train, and motivate employees to complete the daily tasks in a sufficient manner. The horticulturist is expected to work within an assigned budget to achieve the company goals. The position will work cooperatively with the Director of Greens and Grounds, Golf Course Superintendents, Equipment Technicians, and staff to provide the highest quality conditions.
Duties: -Involved with the planning and design of all perennial and annual landscape beds. -Responsible for the selection, purchase, and scheduling of all plant material installations. -Maintains all ornamental shrubs, trees, and flowers. -Maintains driveway entrance and parking lots in a clean presentable fashion. -Assists with the pruning, removal, and treatments of trees associated with club house grounds. -Follows proper cultural practices to ensure proper health of ornamental plantings including pruning, fertilizer and pesticide applications, irrigation repair/scheduling, and weed management. -Formulates plans for improvements and new variety to keep the landscape up to date. -Maintains indoor plants inside the clubhouse.
Salary: $40,000 - $50,000.
Benefits: -Annual Bonus Program -Health, Dental,Vision Insurance -LTD/STD -401k with match -Golfing privilege’s -All dues paid to the various associations and continuing education.
Requirements: -Two to Four Year Horticulture or related degree -Knowledgeable of basic turfgrass cultural and maintenance practices. -Knowledgeable of the characteristics, growth habits, and cultural requirements of ornamental plants, shrubs, trees, and surround turf areas. -Knowledgeable in indoor plant species and maintenance. -Ability to obtain North Carolina Pesticide License. -Strong communication, leadership, and team building skills. -Strong organizational, problem solving, and multi-tasking skills.
Send Resume to: Brannon Goodrich, 4735 Carmel Rd., Charlotte, NC 28226; bgoodrich@carmelcountryclub.org (e-mail); (704) 945-3329 (fax); (704) 945-3326 (phone).
Date Position is Available: Immediately.
Date Announcement was Posted: March 3, 2015.
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