Facility Name: Wollaston Golf Club
Facility Location: Milton, MA
Position / Title: 2nd Asst. Superintendent
Facility Description: Founded in 1895, Wollaston Golf Club (WGC) is a private, member owned 18-hole golf club located in Milton, Massachusetts. Wollaston features dining facilities, function rooms, a championship 18 hole Fazio designed/constructed golf course (one of his first), swimming pool and four outdoor tennis courts. The club is currently undergoing a ten plus million dollar club house and golf building renovation/new build which will include new men’s and women's locker rooms, golf pro shop, fitness facility, two golfing simulators w snack/refreshment bar, and new dinning/function facilities.
The parkland style layout of WGC's golf course consists of 2.5 acres of bent/poa greens, 2 acres of bent grass tees, 22 acres of bent/poa fairways, 2 acres of natural/minimal maintenance areas and 1 acre of annual planting beds. WGC has a Toro irrigation system with a pump house consisting of a flowtronix pump station with three horizontal 500gpm pumps. The maintenance staff consists of the superintendent, two assistant superintendents, head mechanic, irrigation/construction crew foreman, three fulltime laborers, and twelve part time/fulltime seasonal laborers. We are currently in talks with ez go and club car regarding our next fleet of maintenance vehicles. The mowing/cultural equipment fleet consists mainly of Toro products.
Experience Desired: One to Two years working on a golf course
Duties Description: WGC has an extremely progressive membership who demand championship caliber golf course conditioning on a daily basis. The second assistant will work with the lead assistant superintendent, crew, and superintendent in order to meet the expectations of WGC's membership. Daily duties will include but are not limited to crew supervision and scheduling, moisture monitoring/hand watering, course set up, mowing practices, irrigation maintenance/repair, and chemical/fertilizer applications. This is a great opportunity to couple hands-on experience with preliminary administrative responsibilities. The second assistant will be highly involved with the maintenance and repair of the irrigation system and, under the supervision of the lead assistant superintendent and superintendent, will be appointed the responsibility of managing the irrigation maint/repair budget line item.
Special Skills: Applicant must have their MA pesticide core license or have the ability to obtain one within three months of hire.
Compensation / Benefits: Salaried position with Club 70/30 health care plan, club 401k, meals when club restaurant is open, uniforms, vacation time, paid dues to local and national associations, continuing education, golfing privileges, performance and holiday end of year bonuses.
Education Level Required: Recent graduate of a two or four year agronomy program. Applicants with a turf certificate coupled with ample experience will also be considered.
Date Position Available: March 4, 2019
Application Deadline: Until Filled
Apply To: Bill Cahill, Assistant Superintendent
How to Apply (electronically): Please send resume, references and letter of intent to Bill Cahill @ email@example.com
Date Posted: December 27, 2018
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