Assistant Superintendent

Marine Drive Golf Club
Published On:   
March 20, 2018
Employment Type:
Year Round
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Marine Drive Golf Club is a traditional, yet progressive private members golf club, located in Vancouver, British Columbia. This Arthur Vernon Macan designed course opened in 1922 and has been privileged to have some of Canada’s finest golfers as members. With a young, passionate core of golfers, tournaments are frequent and standards are high. Working with prominent, world class Golf Course Designer Rod Whitman, the club is in the midst of planning how to best complete golf course and driving range projects over the next 5-10 years. In addition to a state-of-the-art driving range, the club is considering installing a new irrigation system and upgrading drainage throughout the property. There are a number of centennial celebrations planned for 2022 with it being the club’s 100th year.
Description of Role
Working alongside Golf Course Superintendent Jamie Robb and Associate Superintendent Dain Mikulic, the Assistant Superintendent will be accountable for leading Links team members on a daily basis.
Responsibilities and Duties
Responsible for aiding in overseeing the maintenance, operation and management of the golf course and associated grounds and facilities. One of two primary leaders of day-to-day tasks within the Links team. Develop relationships interdepartmentally and with suppliers, contractors and consultants. In the absence of the Associate and Golf Course Superintendents, the Assistant Superintendent is expected to make decisions and fill those responsibilities.
Desired Experience
Possess a degree or diploma from a recognized post secondary university or college in a turfgrass related field. Have worked on a golf course for a minimum of 3 seasons and possess a desire to become a Golf Course Superintendent. Have or be able to obtain a BC Landscape Pesticide Applicator Certificate within 90 days of employment.
Compensation and Perks
$60K - $70K DOE plus benefits and 5% club matched pension. Golf privileges. Meals. Cell phone allowance up to $720/yr. Clothing allowance up to $500/yr. Association dues for BCGSA, CGSA and GCSAA and conference participation.
Additional Details
Submit cover letter and resume in confidence addressed to: Jamie Robb, AGS Golf Course Superintendent Marine Drive Golf Club 7425 Yew St. Vancouver, BC V6P 6H1 via email to CLOSING DATE: Friday November 5th, 2021

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Jamie Robb