Assistant Superintendent

Jagare Ridge Golf Club
Published On:   
March 20, 2018
Employment Type:
Year Round
Compensation Type:
Close Date:
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Jägare Ridge is a public golf course located in the south west corner of Edmonton, AB. Nestled in the Whitemud Creek valley, Jagare Ridge provides a scenic and challenging, high level golfing experience
Description of Role
The successful candidate will assist in all areas of maintenance of the golf course and winter snow removal of the property. Some of the activities will include: ● Planning and supervising the maintenance of the golf course. ● Assisting with all cultural practices. ● Participation in the operation of irrigation and drainage systems. ● Day to day planning, scheduling, and documentation. ● Recruitment, selection, evaluation, and the training of employees. ● Maintaining an active role in Occupational Health and Safety.
Responsibilities and Duties
Preference will be given to applicants who possess the following: ● Experience in all aspects of golf course maintenance. ● Valid Alberta pesticide landscape license (or willing to obtain). ● Strong communication, training, computer, and record keeping skills. ● Irrigation System Knowledge ● Excellent Leadership skills. ● Ability to work in a team oriented environment.
Desired Experience

Minimum Qualifications & Skills:

·      The proven ability to successfully maintain equipment

·      Past experience in maintaining the array of turf care equipment

·      Post-secondary mechanical training

·      Possess a valid driver’s license and have an acceptable driving record

Knowledge of:

·      Light and heavy maintenance equipment

·      Proper methods of servicing golf course equipment, and the repair and adjustment of power mowing equipment

·      The theory, care, and operation of internal combustion engines and mowing equipment.

·      Hazards and safety precautions of the job

·      The game of golf and an understanding of how the Mechanic’s job performance affectsthe playing conditions of the golf course


·      Successfully maintain equipment

·      Work in a variety of weather conditions while repairing equipment, which includes being able to lift, push, or pull heavy objects

·      Diagnose troubles and determine appropriate maintenance work.

·      Communicate effectively and keep business records. Maintain a professional appearance

·      Fully understand and be skillful in operating equipment used in the maintenance of golf course grounds.

·      Work safely without presenting a direct threat to self or others.

Compensation and Perks
This is a year round position offering a competitive wage.
Additional Details

Thank you for your interest. Only selected candidates will be contacted.

Ready to Apply?

Jim Shannon