of turfgrass management and promoting the use of best management practices
to best protect the environment.
Facility Name: Kernwood Country Club
Facility Location: 1 Kernwood St, Salem MA 01970
Position / Title: Assistant Superintendent
Facility Description: Kernwood Country Club is a private club located in historic Salem Massachusetts. The course was built in 1914 and is a Donald Ross design that is located on the Danvers River. The club has completed a bunker project in the fall of 2020 and will be starting a forward tee project and re-leveling tees in 2023.
Experienced 16-person crew with 140 years combined service to Kernwood. I’m the 4th superintendent since 1914 and have been on site since 2004. We take a tremendous amount of pride maintaining and improving the golf course every year. Looking for hard working and responsible person who is looking to learn and grow with the team.
Experience Desired: 2 years working on golf course and spraying experience
Duties Description:• Pesticide and fertilizer application. Record keeping involved with applications. Irrigation assessment and repair. Crew training. Hand watering and managing small crews
Special Skills:• Drivers license
• Possess or have the ability to obtain a Massachusetts Pesticide Applicators
License within 90 days.
Compensation / Benefits:
• $65-75,000 salary
• Housing available on site overlooking golf course. Newly renovated and all new kitchen appliances
• Paid Holidays, Vacation Time, Sick Time and Personal Time
• Simple IRA after 1 year
• Health Insurance after 30 days
• Work/life balance with 6 day- work weeks; (M-F in off season)
• Generous Golf Privileges
• National and Local Chapter Dues
• Continuing Education/Conference Expenses
• End of Season Bonus
• Pro Shop Discount
Education Level Required: Turf degree or certificate
Date Position Available: March 10th
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Apply To: John Eggleston, Superintendent
How to Apply: (electronically or call)
Twitter account: @KernwoodGreens
Date Posted: March 5th, 2023
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