Conveniently located in the South-East corner of the city, the Grande Prairie Golf & country Club is a semi private 18-hole golf club complete with driving range and an excellent short game practice facility. We pride ourselves in providing the best possible golfing conditions in the Peace Country.
The 2019 season will be an exciting one at the club. Pending final approval from the board of directors, a new irrigation system will be installed in the fall. This will be a fantastic opportunity for our new Assistant Superintendent to play a vital role in seeing the project through to successful completion.
Description of Role
We are seeking a career minded individual who is looking for new challenges with a "can do attitude". You will be an instrumental leader in the turfcare department. The ideal candidate will have an upbeat personality and the ability to keep seasonal staff focused and engaged.
Responsibilities and Duties
Assist the Superintendent in the day to day operations of the turfcare department
Recruit, train, supervise, schedule, retain,motivate and discipline seasonal staff
Participates in the construction and maintenance of the course and grounds
Supervise and participate in the application and record keeping of fertilizers and pesticides in compliance with provincial, and federal regulations
Operate, repair and maintain irrigation system
Must be able to work independently and be a self-starting problem solver
Possess a diploma/applied degree in Turfgrass Management / Golf Course Management or adequate experience the Golf Maintenance industry
Possess an Alberta Pesticide License or ability to obtain one
Good organization skills
Keen eye for detail with the ability to identify plant health issues / disease
Positive / personable attitude with good problem solving abilities
Ability to identify, prioritize and assign tasks
Compensation and Perks
Cell phone allowance
Option to be part of employee health plan
Proshop merchandise and meal discounts
Thank you for your interest. Only selected candidates will be contacted.