Assistant Superintendent

The Canal at Delacour
Calgary, AB
Published On:   
March 20, 2018
Employment Type:
Year Round
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The golf course is an 18-hole links design, and presents unique challenges both for the golfer and the maintenance department. Various cultivars of grass, thoughtful layout, and unique shaping culminate into a rewarding working environment that will make you proud to maintain and promote. We are located just outside Calgary, approximately 8 kilometers East of Stoney Trail.
Description of Role
The Canal Golf Club is seeking a career-minded individual to advance in the turfgrass profession as Assistant Superintendent. You will be an instrumental and vital part of all daily operations and projects.
Responsibilities and Duties
Quality and safety of staff work/projects Constant monitoring of golf course grounds operations and taking remedial action where and when necessary Turf health/appearance/playability Irrigation system operation and upkeep Facility infrastructure (cart paths, washrooms, etc.) Fertility Traffic and wear control on the golf course Quality of cut on the golf course in conjunction with the course mechanic Overall presentation and manicure of the grounds Advise the Superintendent of his or her findings Constantly strive for improvement on the golf course, including personal professional growth
Desired Experience
We require that you possess the following: Current Alberta Pesticide license, Landscape Class. A positive work ethic and an astute eye for detail. An analytical, mechanical and problem-solving aptitude. Sharp organizational skills, and the ability to identify, prioritize and delegate tasks. Proven personal interaction skills – our people are our department. Turfgrass certification from a recognized institution, or adequate related experience. A vital interest in irrigation and related systems/hardware.
Compensation and Perks
We provide our Assistant with medical benefits, salary, professional dues, cell phone, meal plan, and a constant progressive learning curve. Salary will be negotiated based on level of experience.
Additional Details
Please apply in confidence to with your CV and a brief cover letter. References will be required. Starting dates, salary and other details will be discussed in person. We thank all qualified applicants in advance, and we look forward to meeting you in the near future.

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

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Jay Tonks