Assistant Golf Course Superintendent – John F. Kennedy Golf Course
Denver Parks and Recreation - Denver Golf
Location: Denver, Colorado
Type: Full Time
Salary: $51,000 - $67,000/annually
Comprehensive benefits include but are not limited to: healthcare, dental, vision, PTO, paid holidays, and the Denver Employee Retirement Plan
2 openings available.
Denver Parks and Recreation’s Golf Division is looking to hire an enthusiastic and hard-working Assistant Superintendent to join our team at John F. Kennedy Golf Course. Kennedy Golf Course boasts 36-holes of golf (400 acres) and is a great landing spot for high-performing turfgrass professionals who enjoy a fast-paced environment. Building strong professional teams from within is a high priority for Denver Golf, and this course presents opportunities to grow and develop, so that you’re ready for your next role!
The Assistant Superintendent will report directly to the Superintendent and will be responsible for ensuring high-quality turf conditions, executing golf course operation priorities set forth by the Superintendent, and managing the day-to-day course maintenance.
The Assistant Golf Course Superintendent duties include:
Directing and supervising the work of up to 25 seasonal outdoor workers
Supervising irrigation and water management practices
Overseeing and conducting chemical and pesticide application
Managing the planning and execution of irrigation system changes and updates, and course construction projects (as needed)
Ensuring proper winterization of the course including fencing, tarping, end-of-season agronomy practices, irrigation winterization, and chemical applications
Monitoring, controlling, and ordering maintenance inventory
Enforcing and following safety standards and practices for employees
Partnering with their assigned Recruiter to attract, interview, hire, and retain seasonal employees
Recommending employee disciplinary action to the Superintendent as needed
Performing other related duties as assigned
Experience Requirement: Three (3) years of experience in golf course maintenance
Education/Experience Equivalency: Additional appropriate education may be substituted for the minimum experience requirements
With eight golf facilities, Denver Golf has something for everyone: one 27-hole regulation golf course, four 18-hole regulation golf courses, one 18-hole executive mountain golf course, two 9-hole par three golf courses, two Miniature Golf facilities, five driving ranges (including a signature water range), six Restaurants, and the Denver Junior Golf/The First Tee of Denver - One of the largest Junior Golf programs in the country.
Denver Golf has outstanding course conditions and top notch guest services for the best value. From urban golf settings to mountain vistas, you will find it here at Denver Golf. We offer competitive wages, outstanding benefits, and opportunities to develop your golf career.