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Assistant Superintendent

Preakness Valley Golf Course, Wayne, NJ

Course Information:  

The Preakness Valley Golf course is a public golf facility owned and operated by Passaic County and is comprised of two eighteen-hole golf courses, driving range, practice green and clubhouse grounds. Located in Wayne, New Jersey, the courses have been undergoing extensive renovations to enhance the golf experience for the public golfer.

Job Description:

The Assistant Superintendent will work under the supervision of the Golf Course Superintendent in the daily operation of the golf course facility. This will include planning, scheduling, record keeping, course set-up, IPM scouting, training, crew supervision, pesticide/fertilizer application, irrigation set-up, and other maintenance practices to maintain the golf course to a high standard. 

Educational Requirements:  

The applicant should possess a 2 or 4 year degree in Turf Management or related field. A turf certificate from an accredited school along with exceptional experience will be considered.

Experience Requirements:

A minimum of 2-3 years’ experience working on a golf course as an Assistant Superintendent, 2nd Assistant or Spray Tech required.

Special Requirements:

Must possess a NJ DEP pesticide license category 3B and NJ PROFACT certification. Competent with Microsoft Office. Spanish speaking a plus. Valid NJ driver’s license. 

Job Benefits:  

Medical, Dental, Vision after 3 months. Uniforms supplied. Dues paid for professional associations. Expenses to retain licensing paid. 12 Paid vacation days, 15 sick days, 3 personal days, 15 paid holidays.  Overtime available. 

Salary:  $52,664

Other:   This is a civil service/union position.  

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