Job Post – Norwood Hills Country Club – Assistant Superintendent

Norwood Hills Country Club

West Course Assistant Superintendent

Description:

Founded in 1922, Norwood Hills Country Club is one of the premier, and historic private clubs in the St. Louis area. The Wayne Stiles designed course features 36 holes with Bentgrass greens, as well as unique Zoysia fairways and tees. Norwood Hills was home to the 1948 PGA Championship won by Ben Hogan as well as countless other championship events including the 2018 U.S. Women’s Mid-Am Championship. The club will also continue to host the Ascension Charity Classic, a PGA Champions Tour event which began in September 2020.

More info available at (https://www.ascensioncharityclassic.com/)

Norwood Hills has a history of promoting from within; our two current Superintendents began as Assistant Superintendents.

Norwood Hills is searching for a self-motivated individual to take on the role of Assistant Superintendent. The employee will work closely with the West Course Superintendent as well as other Superintendents to provide the best golf experience for members.

Job Duties:

The West Course Assistant Superintendent will report directly to the West Course Superintendent and fill in when the Superintendent is absent, some of the duties included but not limited to:

  • General Course Maintenance
  • Chemical/Fertilizer Applications
  • Irrigation Repair
  • Supervising and Scheduling Staff
  • Training Staff on Equipment
  • Ability to Work 40+ Hours during Summer Months
  • Snow Removal
  • Good Communication Skills
  • Highly Organized
  • Knowledge of the Game

Experience/Requirements: 

  • 2-4 year Turf/Agronomy/Horticulture Degree (Preferred/Not Required)
  • 1 year Experience of Golf Course Maintenance (Preferred/Not Required)
  • Possess a Valid Driver’s License
  • Ability to Obtain a State Pesticide Applicator License
  • Working Knowledge of Basic Golf Course Practices including: Course setup, Bentgrass greens, Zoysia fairways, Ornamental trees and shrubs, Irrigation and Drainage control, Pest/Weed and Turfgrass Identification
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word/Excel
  • Attend Educational Seminars to Keep up with Current Practices

Benefits:

  • Hourly Pay Rate Negotiable
  • Health/Dental Insurance available, 401k
  • Vacation and Sick time
  • Uniform
  • Local and National Golf Course Association Dues Paid
  • Seminars and Classes Paid
  • Pesticide Licensing Paid
  • Golf Privileges
  • PGA Tournament Experience
  • Excellent Opportunity to Gain Experience and Further Themselves in the Industry

Contact Information:

Email Resume to:

jwbucher89@gmail.com 

or Mail to:

Jimmy Bucher

West Course Superintendent

#1 Norwood Hills Dr.

St. Louis, MO 63121

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