January 06, 2020 6:07 PM | Don Hearn (Administrator)

Facility Name:       Milton Hoosic Club

Facility Location:  Canton, MA

Position / Title:      First Assistant Superintendent

Facility Description: Milton Hoosic Club is a 9-hole private golf club located in Canton, MA, and considered to be one of the best in the Boston area. Famed professional golfer and golf course architect Willie Park Jr. was engaged by the club in 1916 to redesign what was a very informal layout developed in 1897. The Club was elected into the USGA in 1897 and to the Massachusetts Golf Association in 1903, making it one of the original 48 clubs and a charter member. The club also features a swimming pool and two clay tennis courts. The club is currently in the midst of executing a long range master plan that includes extensive tree removal, tee and bunker renovations, drainage, as well as a major clubhouse renovation.

Experience Desired: This is a great position/opportunity for a candidate with prior golf course maintenance experience who is serious about building their career towards becoming a golf course superintendent. Irrigation troubleshooting and repair, mechanics, and pesticide/fertilizer application experience is a plus. A greater emphasis is put on intangibles such as a positive attitude, leadership and team building ability, a willingness to grow and learn as a turf and club professional, strong work ethic, is coachable, dependable, accountable, and above all loves the game of golf, and all aspects of the game.

Duties Description: The First Assistant Superintendent will work with the Superintendent and greenkeeping team to provide exceptional playing conditions on a daily basis in a fun and relaxed environment. Prominent duties include pesticide and fertilizer applications, irrigation troubleshooting/repair and scheduling, golf course setup, hand watering, snow removal, as well as project and crew management, and routine golf course maintenance practices such as mowing, topdressing, etc.

Special Skills: Valid Driver’s License and must possess or attain MA Pesticide Applicators License within 60 days of hire.

Compensation / Benefits: Salary, $50,000 plus bonus, paid vacation, holiday and sick/personal time, %100 company paid health and dental insurance, dues paid for GCSAA and GCSANE associations,  attendance to regional conferences and local seminars, uniform allowance, meals, golf privileges, and a strong emphasis on work/life balance.

Education Level Required: Turf degree or certificate preferred but not required.

Date Position Available: Immediately

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Apply To: Chris Cyr, Superintendent

How to Apply: Please send cover letters/resumes to

Date Posted: January 6, 2020

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