2nd Assistant Superintendent

Kananaskis Country Golf Course
Published On:   
March 20, 2018
Employment Type:
Year Round
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Offering one of the most spectacular and accessible destination golf experiences in Alberta, Kananaskis Country Golf Course is the location of world-class yet easy-going mountain golf. Whether it’s your first visit and you’ve never set foot on a golf course before, or it’s your fiftieth and you know our 36 holes like the back of your hand, you’ll feel right at home from the moment you arrive.


Golfing paradise in the heart of the Canadian Rockies, less than an hour’s drive from either Calgary or Banff. Since opening in 1983, Kananaskis Country Golf Course has been recognized as one of the Canada’s premier golf destinations – and we’re back and better than ever, newly restored in 2018.

Description of Role

Reporting to the Golf Course Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent, the 2nd Assistant Superintendent will be responsible for assisting in hiring, training and daily planning and supervision of the Turf Care Team required to maintain these world class courses. This person shall also help plan and implement all other facets of our maintenance program.

Responsibilities and Duties

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

Desired Experience

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 30-40 individuals

An understanding of agronomic practices and how they relate to the game of golf

The willingness to adapt to new methods and standards

Must have a valid Alberta pesticide applicators certificate or willingness to acquire one

Compensation and Perks

Competitive wage based on experience

Education allowance

On site housing available

Additional Details

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

Ready to Apply?

Calvin McNeely
(403) 609-8625
(403) 591-7072