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Assistant Golf Course Superintendent

Montclair Golf Club, West Orange, NJ 07052

Posted: 5/10/2020

 

Overview:

Montclair Golf Club is a 36-hole private, member-owned club located in West Orange, NJ.  Founded in 1893, it is considered the 13th oldest club in the country and boasts a rich history of championship golf. The Green Department is looking to add assistant superintendent to our management team.  The individual should be highly motivated and able to succeed in our fast-paced work environment, with aspirations to advance within the turf industry.

  

The club is in the early stages of executing an $18 million Master Plan having just completed a new short game area, turf nursery as well as a new 5th hole on the 1st 9.  Future projects include golf course renovations, designed by Brian Schneider of Renaissance Golf Design, to the existing holes restoring features from original architects, Donald Ross & Charles Banks.   In addition to the on-course renovations the Master Plan also includes construction of a new pool complex, tennis & paddle courts and golf shop building.  This is an excellent opportunity to gain construction experience on the golf course as well as facility construction.

 

Education Requirements:

Graduate of a turfgrass certificate program or degree in turfgrass science is preferred, but not required.  Current students will be considered.    

 

Special Requirements:

The assistant superintendent will work closely with the other assistants as well as the Director of Golf Course Operations daily.  This is a management position with the opportunity to advance within the management hierarchy.

 

Job responsibilities include but are not limited to plant protectant applications/scheduling, greens moisture management, assisting in budget development, attendance at green committee meetings and heavy involvement in all aspects of construction (planning, execution, etc.).

 

Experience Requirements:

Construction experience helpful

 

Salary:

Highly Competitive

 

Job Benefits:

Montclair Golf Club offers an attractive benefits package that include Health/vision/dental after 90 days, 401K with company match after 6 months, meals, uniforms, golf, vacation, dues to local and national associations and educational opportunities.

 

To apply - Please send cover letter and resume in PDF format to mcampbell@montclairgolfclub.org

www.montclairgolfclub.org

twitter: @greenmontclair

 

Click here to view videos of our Master Plan & renovations:

https://www.montclairgolfclub.org/about/story