Job Post – Gateway National Golf Links – Assistant Superintendent

Gateway National Golf Links – Assistant Superintendent

Gateway National Golf Links is an 18-hole, links-style, championship golf course designed by
Keith Foster and opened in 1998. Located minutes from downtown St. Louis, the Gateway Arch
and city skyline can be seen from most holes. With its meticulously manicured bentgrass
greens, tees and fairways (44 acres), GNGL is consistently recognized as one of the areas top
public facilities. As home course of the Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville men’s golf
team, we annually host a NCAA Division 1 tournament, Korn Ferry Tour qualifier and the
Metropolitan Amateur Golf Association’s East Side Amateur.

We are seeking a motivated individual that aspires to grow personally and professionally as our
organization has a strong history of promoting from within. Under the supervision of the Head
Superintendent, the Assistant directs and participates in all aspects of maintenance of the golf
course and grounds. This includes but not limited to daily course preparations,
chemical/fertilizer applications, irrigation repair and maintenance, water management, record
keeping, employee management and training. Our main goal is to create a positive atmosphere
for the team and provide an exceptional experience for our players.

Qualifications:
 2- or 4-year degree/certificate in turfgrass or related field is preferred
 Minimum 3 years’ experience working in golf course maintenance
 Valid driver’s license
 Ability to obtain Illinois Pesticide Applicator License

Benefits:
 Salary: $43,000 – $50,000 BOE
 Health, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance allowance
 Uniforms/Clothing allowance
 Phone allowance
 Meals
 Golfing privileges
 401-K program (4% match)
 Paid vacation

Contacts:
Kyle Stratman – Superintendent – [email protected]
Steve Leach – Director of Agronomy – [email protected]
18 Golf Drive, Madison, IL 62060

Resumes accepted in person, by mail or e-mail

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