Kananaskis Country Golf Course is seeking an assistant superintendent.
The successful candidate will be part of a complete golf course restoration process as a result of the floods from June of 2013.
Reporting to the superintendent, the assistant superintendent will help with daily project management and other tasks during the restoration process.
The assistant superintendent will be accountable for the hiring, training and daily planning and supervision of the turf care team as focus shifts from restoration to turf maintenance.
This person shall also help plan and implement all other facets of the maintenance program.
Experience in golf course/turfgrass management.
A diploma or degree in turfgrass management.
Must have previous experience with interviewing, hiring and scheduling of personnel.
Must be an excellent team leader with good organizational and communication skills.
Ability to mentor, train and motivate a team of 35-40 individuals.
A strong understanding of agronomic practices and how they relate to golf.
The willingness to adapt to new methods and standards.
Must have a valid Alberta pesticide applicators certificate and experience in applying.
Reports daily to golf course superintendent on course activities and observations.
Daily staff supervision, scheduling of assignments in conjunction with superintendent.
Ensure crew assignments are completed in a timely manner.
Staff hiring, training and mentorship.
Maintain accurate daily journal, nutrient management and IPM records.
Implement nutrient programs in safe, efficient manner.
Assist and communicate with all other course operational departments.
This position will be available immediately. Interviews will be conducted upon receipt of appropriate resumes and position will be filled when acceptable candidate is found.
Closing Date: May 20, 2016
All qualified candidates can submit cover letter and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Golf Course Superintendent
Kan-Alta Golf Management Ltd.