Course of the month: Only those of us lucky enough to be in the golf course maintenance business get to enjoy an early morning vision such as this. It will be hours before golfers reach this 18th hole at Inglewood Golf Club. The great finishing hole in front of the historic clubhouse is a 508-yard, par-5 that finishes off the 6,808-yard, par-73 layout that's under the guiding hands of superintendent Greg Matz and his staff.

Send your best course photos to scottp@newcastlegolf.com.

JOB POSTINGS

INDEX OF LISTINGS

Assistant Golf Course Superintendent

Golf Course Crew Leader

Golf Course Groundskeeper I & II

Golf Course Superintendent

Golf Course Superintendent/Greenskeeper (part-time)

Landscape Supervisor

Sales Representative

Second Assistant Golf Course Superintendent

FULL DESCRIPTION

POSITION

Superintendent/Greenskeeper (part-time)

Location

Highlands Golf Course
Tacoma, WA

Description

Must have a license to spray and able to keep up all aspects of maintaining the par-3 executive course. Also overseeing 2 part time workers. We are bringing in some temporary workers to do the spring clean-up so would be looking just for general maintenance. So basic mowing, course set up and clean up, and spraying. Any mechanical knowledge would be a plus.

Salary

$18 to $20 an hour, for 20 hours a week

RÉsumÉs to

Don Mojean
Highlands Golf Course

highlandsgolf@hotmail.com

253-759-3622

Posted 2.14.18
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POSITION

Assistant Golf Course Superintendent

Location

Gold Mountain Golf Course
Bremerton, WA

Responsibilities

To assist the Superintendent in all aspects of the property including, irrigation repairs and installation, pesticide applications, make recommendations to the Superintendent related to the maintenance necessary to meet and exceed the expectation levels, project planning and completion, lead team members in a positive manner, have an eye for detail, and continue to meet and exceed the level of expectation of the property.

Requirements/Preferences

Salary Position

$40,000-45,000 DOE

Benefits

RÉsumÉs to

Ed Faulk
Area Golf Course Superintendent
Gold Mountain Golf Club
7263 West Belfair Valley Rd.
Bremerton, WA 98312

ed@goldmt.com

360-415-6885

Posted 2.13.18
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POSITION

Golf Course Superintendent

Location

Black Butte Ranch,
Black Butte Ranch, OR

Operation

36-hole resort facility. Big Meadow Golf Course & Glaze Meadow Golf course. Rainbird and Toro irrigation systems. Golf season runs March to November. Homeowner owned with both golf course being opened to the Public

Our Mission

The Black Butte Ranch Golf operation is dedicated to providing an enjoyable and authentic golf experience in one of Oregon’s most beautiful settings. We treat customers like family and value the responsibility of managing a great golf tradition while maintaining our position as Central Oregon’s best value in high end golf. We are committed to being great operators; putting our customers first, delivering strong financial results for our owners, and protecting our environment.

Responsibilities

The superintendent will be involved in daily and long term planning and direction of the golf course maintenance operation. Will work closely with, and under the direction of the Director of Golf. Duties will include all activities crucial to maintaining quality golf courses. Ordering and purchasing materials, interviewing and hiring new crew members, supervision of the Assistants, supervision of Mechanics, Crew training and supervision, Fertilizer and pesticide application, Construction project planning, implementation and supervision, irrigation repair, Maintenance and scheduling and daily inspection of golf course and club house grounds.

Requirements

4-year degree in Turfgrass management and 5 year superintendent experience. Must have Oregon pesticide applicators license. This is a hands-on position that requires attention to detail, excellent communication, decision making and leadership skills. A positive attitude and strong work Ethic are required. The Superintendent will be required to communicate in a positive manner with Director of Golf and all other Ranch department managers and staff. The superintendent must be able to run golf maintenance operations in an effective and efficient manner.

Benefits

Compensation

Salary is open and commensurate with qualification and experience.

Available

February 24, 2018

RÉsumÉs to

Jeff Fought
Director of Golf PGA
Black Butte Ranch
PO Box 8000
Black Butte Ranch, OR 97759
Phone 541.595.1291

Posted 2.6.18
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POSITION

Landscape Supervisor

Location

Chambers Bay Golf Course
University Place, WA

Description

Welcome to Chambers Bay, Washington States golf masterpiece a unique tribute to the historic links of Scotland and Ireland. This Washington state golf course is home to the 2015 U.S. Open and 2010 U.S. Amateur Championships and is conveniently located just outside of Tacoma, in Pierce County. Less than an hour drive South from Seattle, this 18-hole championship golf course provides a traditional, links-style layout. This walking only, public resort links-style golf course provides that incomparable venue for large-scale tournament events as well as intimate private group outings.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Qualifications

Classification

Full-time, year-round, hourly, nonexempt

RÉsumÉs to

Chambers Bay Agronomy Department
Attn: Rosie Odle
10311 Chambers Creek Rd., Bld. D
University Place, WA 98467

rodle@kempersports.com

Posted 2.2.18
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POSITION

Golf Course Crew Leader

Location

City of Bellevue
Bellevue, WA

Description

Did you know Bellevue is comprised of 2,700 acres of parks and open space? Our Parks Department is looking for a Crew Leader to work at Bellevue Golf Course and Crossroads Golf Course (Par 3).  This position will actively collaborate with the Golf Course Superintendent, subordinates, and contractors in the planning, implementation, and completion of projects. The Crew leader will work with the Superintendent to develop daily and weekly maintenance schedules for the golf course and the golf course crew. The Crew Leader regularly demonstrates leadership skills which motivate co-workers and temporary staff; effectively coordinate work of two or more groups at the two job sites; encourage superiors to seek their input for planning and plan review; and command the respect of peers, superiors, and the general public.

Responsibilities

Qualifications

Salary

$64,987.20 – $81,620.52 Annually

 

RÉsumÉs to

Applications may be be submitted online by clicking here.

Posted 2.1.18
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POSITION

Sales Representative (Entry Level)

Location

Pacific Golf & Turf
Snohomish, WA

Job Overview

Pacific Golf & Turf has an awesome opportunity for the right individual!! We are an established company that strives to be the best at taking care of our customers. We are a Regional Equipment Distributor seeking an Entry Level Sales Representative in the Sports Industry. The position will assist with all aspects of the sales process of new and used equipment. 

The appropriate person will have a competitive drive, some experience with golf & turf industry, have mechanical aptitude and high energy level.

Details & Responsibilities

Qualificiation Requirements

Additional Information

RÉsumÉs to

Marlene Hardwick
Human Resources Manager
14625 SE Stark St.
Portland, O 97233

360-921-8750

mhardwick@pacificgolfturf.com

Posted 1.31.18
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POSITION

Golf Course Groundskeeper I & II

Location

Seattle Parks and Recreation
Seattle, WA (various locations)

Job Type

Classified Civil Service, Regular, Part-Time

Description

The Seattle Parks and Recreation Department (SPR) provides numerous benefits to the people of Seattle-healthy people, a healthy environment, financial sustainability and strong communities. This Department manages a 6,200-acre park system of 465 parks and extensive natural areas including four golf courses, three driving ranges, and the pitch-and-putt course.

SPR golf courses provide a high-quality golf experience for golfers.  More than 200,000 rounds of golf are played annually at the courses and help is needed to smoothly run the ground maintenance operations.

We are currently hiring for several Golf Course Groundskeeper I positions and Golf Course Groundskeeper II positions.  A pool of successful candidates from this hiring process will be used to fill both regular, benefited positions and temporary positions for up to one year.

Job Responsibilities

Golf Course Groundskeeper I—$16.22/hr plus benefits

Performs manual labor on a daily basis that may include, but is not limited to:

Golf Course Groundskeeper II—$20.22/hr plus benefits

Qualifications

Required Qualifications—Golf Course Groundskeeper I:

Required Qualifications—Golf Course Groundskeeper II:

Work Environment/Physical Demands:

 License, Certification and Other Requirements:

Additional Information

Regular positions are seasonal (full-time employment [six (6) months] in late spring/summer/early fall; laid off in the winter/fall), and offer full benefits, vacation, and sick leave during the season.

Temporary seasonal employees will receive 5% premium pay in lieu of benefits to start.

RÉsumÉs to

Applications may be filed online.

If you are unable to apply online, you may submit a paper application by the closing date to our office:

Seattle Municipal Tower
700 5th Ave., Ste. 5500
Seattle, WA 98104

careers@seattle.gov

Posted 1.12.18
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POSITION

Assistant Golf Course Superintendent

Location

Sahalee Country Club
Sammamish, WA 98074

Description

Sahalee Country Club first opened for play in 1969 and was recently ranked among America’s 100 Greatest Golf Courses by Golf Digest. The championship caliber design originated from nationally recognized golf course architect Ted Robinson with later renovation by Rees Jones. Carved out of the Cascade foothills on the greater Sammamish plateau, Sahalee Country Club is located just 15 miles east of downtown Seattle and was the site of the 1998 PGA Championship, 2010 U.S. Senior Open and 2016 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship. The property offers 27 championship golf holes to its’ private membership. The 27 holes consist of three 9-hole courses of equal stature: The North, South and East course, any two of which can be combined to a standard 18-hole course.

Responsibilities

This position will assist with the planning and execution in all aspects of the golf course maintenance program in a capacity that will prepare them with the necessary skills to become a successful Golf Course Superintendent.

Requirements

Starting Wage

DOE

Benefits

Start Date

Immediately

RÉsumÉs to/contact

Marcus Harness
Golf Course Superintendent
425-868-1600
Marcus.sahalee@comcast.net

Posted 1.8.18
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POSITION

Second Assistant Golf Course Superintendent

Educational Requirements

2 or 4-year degree in Turfgrass Management or equivalent program.

Experience Requirements

2-3 years’ in a private club setting is preferred. An internship experience is strongly recommended for this position. Individual who understands the atmosphere of golf.

Special Requirements

Have or obtain a Washington State Pesticide License within 90 days. Possess great communication skills, leadership qualities, passion for the golf industry and a willingness to put in the time to succeed. Must have strong desire to learn/develop skills in becoming a First Assistant with the goal of becoming a Golf Course Superintendent.

Comments

Seattle Golf Club is an 18-hole private club located in North Seattle averaging 18-20,000 rounds per year. We are in our fifth year of a Long-Term Capital Plan for course improvements. Projects include, fairway drainage, greenside bunker renovations, cart path replacement, light enhancement and additional deep well. The Club plans to build on site housing for Interns and this creates an opportunity for the candidate to aid in the development of this program. Job responsibilities include and not limited to daily setup, planning with Assistant and Mechanic, staff training, fertilizer/chemical applications and calibrations, project management and crew leadership. This is a great way to build your resume and network with our course architect, local contractors/vendors and Green Committee members.

Date Available

January 2018

Salary Position

$45,000 +

Benefits

RÉsumÉs to

mattschuldt@seattlegolfclub.com

Posted 1.4.18
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POSITION

Assistant Golf Course Superintendent

Location

Cedarcrest Golf Course
Marysville, WA

Description

Cedarcrest is a golf only facility, with our goal each day of providing the best conditions possible for guests. Built in 1927, Cedarcrest Golf Course is Snohomish County's most established public golf facility. Located two miles east of Interstate 5, Cedarcrest is a favorite for golfers of all skill levels. This picturesque 3-star course, redesigned by golf architect John Steidel, offers an unparalleled golfing experience - challenging play, natural beauty, meticulous greens and endless fun. An abundance of mature evergreen trees line the fairways, natural water features are plentiful and the addition of 52 sand bunkers installed in 2010 guard the small undulating greens. Measuring just under 6,000 yards with a par of 70, the course is not long by today's standards, but golfers must be on their game.

Ideal Candidate Possesses (at minimum) the following

Duties

Qualifications

salary range

$34,000 – $40,000 per year, DOE

RÉsumÉs to

Send cover letter and résumés to:

mwagenhoffer@premiergc.com
Matt Wagenhoffer
Cedarcrest GC

Posted 1.2.18
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POSITION

Assistant Golf Course Superintendent

Location

Bald Eagle Golf Club
Point Roberts, WA

Description

Bald Eagle Golf Club located in the scenic coastal community of Point Roberts, is an 18-Hole championship golf course designed by Wayne Carleton, now under the direction of new Ownership. In 2003, Bald Eagle was ranked as the 8th Best New Public Course by Golf Digest Magazine. The course is currently being restored and is scheduled to reopen in spring 2018. Bald Eagle is known for its classic design, aesthetic value and dry conditions, set in a mature forested setting in Point Roberts WA.

Overview

The Assistant Golf Course Superintendent reports directly to the Golf Course Superintendent. Under the Superintendent's guidance, the Assistant Superintendent will direct and participate in the maintenance of the golf course and practice facilities. The Assistant Superintendent will also play an integral role in leading staff members as well as hiring and training new staff to meet and exceed the expectation level and standards of the Bald Eagle Golf Club. The Assistant Superintendent may serve in the Superintendent's capacity during an absence.

General Responsibilities and Requirements

Qualifications

Salary Range

$35,000 – $40,000 per year, DOE

RÉsumÉs to

Please send your resume and cover letter via email by Friday, December 15th to:

Rick Hoole—Golf Course Superintendent: rick@baldeaglegc.com

We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected will be called for an interview.

Posted 11.14.17
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POSITION

Assistant Golf Course Superintendent

Locaton

Aldarra Golf Club

Description

Aldarra Golf Club is a golf only facility, with our goal each day of providing the best conditions possible for members and their guests located in Sammamish, WA. The course opened in 2000 for play and was designed by Tom Fazio. The crew varies in size from 16–25 individuals depending on the season.  

Ideal Candidate Posesses (at minimum) the following

Duties

Requirements

Résumés will be accepted until November 20th. The first round of interviews will be conducted via Skype and the second round will be conducted in person on property. The individual should tailor his/her cover letter around the following two questions:

Salary Position

$55,000+

RÉsumÉs to

aldarragcturf@gmail.com

Posted 11.6.17
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