Oakville Executive Golf Courses near Oakville, Ont., a public, 27-hole golf facility with a regulation length par 36, nine-hole course and an executive length par 63, 18-hole course, is seeing a superintendent.
The successful candidate will possess management, teamwork and communication skills.
This position requires the candidate to have strong knowledge of golf course maintenance and all associated practices.
Mechanical experience and experience with irrigation practices, IPM and Health and Safety is also an asset.
The golf course superintendent will be responsible for the following:
Planning and supervising the maintenance of the golf course and it’s buildings, scheduling work. supervising the maintenance and repair of motorized and other mechanical equipment, supervising the employees and their use of the equipment.
Instructing equipment operators on the operation and care of mowing and other equipment, supervising pesticide applications and/or operating and calibrating pesticide application equipment, supervising and participating in the operation and maintenance of pumps and in the maintenance of irrigation and drainage systems.
Keeping accurate records of all cultural practices, daily activities, fertilizer and chemical applications and all associated IPM-related practices.
Being directly involved with personnel management and evaluation, employee safety and personnel discipline.
Modifying the daily work schedule as necessary.
Hiring, training, supervising and evaluating department staff.
Preferred applicants will have experience as a superintendent or assistant superintendent, with a diploma or degree in turfgrass management.
They will also possess a valid pesticide license and have mechanical experience and experience with irrigation practices including repairs, daily irrigation schedules, moisture management and operation of Toro Site Pro.
Prior experience as a certified IPM agent, or with IPM related activities and record keeping and health and safety are also assets.
Submission deadline: Nov. 21.
Phone: (905) 691-4489
Oakville Executive Golf Courses
4414 4th Line,