New Direction Golf Management is seeking a highly motivated, energetic team leader as the Head Superintendent of the Gauntlet Golf Club and Somerset Farms Golf Course. New Direction Golf Management has assembled a well-rounded, high competent group of individuals that excel in their departments, starting from the top down.
The best candidate will be eligible for a compensation of 70k to 85K to include medical / dental / vision and vacation pay depending on education and experience.
The position will oversee all turf and landscaping maintenance to include Bermuda grass driving range, 5.5 acres of bent grass greens, 4 acres of Bermuda grass tees, 23 acres of Zoysia fairways, 26 acres of Bermuda grass fairways and 175 acres of tall fescue roughs.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Monitor all turf types and develop necessary agronomic strategies to sustain the best possible playing conditions.
Work directly with mechanic to ensure equipment is cutting to company standards
Implement and enforce comprehensive safety programs for employees
Communicate regularly with other departments on course conditions, maintenance plans and scheduled projects.
Manage routine and special irrigation procedures.
Develop water management strategies for California greens
Develop agronomic plan to include fertilizer, pesticide, fungicide, micro nutrients, growth regulators and wetting agent applications.
Work with course owner to develop a fiscally responsible chemical and labor budget
2 to 4 years experience as a Head Superintendent in the transition zone of the Middle Atlantic area.
Associates Degree (AA) or equivalent from a two year college
Preferred: 4 year Degree from a credited college in Agronomy/ Horticulture / Soil Science.
Internal Number: G701-1
About New Direction Golf Management Corporation
New Direction Golf Management (NDGM) is committed to providing the leadership necessary to sustain a vibrant and active golf community for all ages and genders. The team of NDGM holds a true passion for the game from the top down. It is this company culture that separates NDGM from other golf management firms in the industry. The team at NDGM has training in seeking community outreach programs with hopes of exposing golf to those that might not have thought of or have the means and opportunities to have a golf experience. NDGM has recognition by receiving two grants in the past four years from the Middle Atlantic Section of the PGA, aiding the team in their ability to bring golf to the community.