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Weequahic Park Golf Course of Essex County
Newark, NJ
Posted 3/15/2021

COURSE INFO: Weequahic Park Golf Course is one of three courses owned and operated by the Essex
County Parks and Recreation Golf Division. Weequahic Park Golf Course was designed by Baltusrol
Golf Club Professional George Low in 1913 and is the oldest public golf course in New Jersey.

DUTIES: The head assistant will be involved in all aspects of Golf Course Maintenance. Duties will
include Pesticide and Fertilizer applications, Irrigation system operation and hand watering when
necessary, Course Set Up, Crew Management, Small Project Oversight and operation of all turf
maintenance equipment. Maintenance and adjusting the cut of reel mowers will also be a
responsibility. All overtime worked will be compensated for.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Weequahic Golf Course is seeking a Head Assistant who will assume all
responsibilities of the Superintendent in his absence. We are seeking a team player who is willing to
perform any task assigned, big or small. Employee will be required to help out with pesticide
applications and aeration at our other two county courses.

QUALIFICATIONS: Two or Four year degree in Turfgrass Management Program or related field. Three
years experience working on a golf course. Recent graduates who have done multiple internships will
also be considered for the position. NJ Pesticide Applicators License.

SALARY & BENEFITS: $50,000 Annually with the opportunity to make an additional $10-$12k of
overtime. After 5 years of employment you could be making close to $80k with overtime. Union
Membership in local IBEW 1158. Pension Plan, Paid Annual Vacation Leave, Paid Dental Insurance -
Family, Golfing Privileges, Paid Health Insurance - Family, Paid Annual Sick Leave, GCSAA
Membership Dues, Uniforms/clothing allowance, Paid Health Insurance, Paid Vision Insurance, Paid
Dental Insurance

SEND RESUME TO: Christopher Krno ( + Tony Gordon

AVAILABLE: May 1st, 2021

DEADLINE: April, 15th, 2021