Assistant Greens Superintendent

Date Posted: March 25, 2021

Deadline: March 5, 2021

Organization: Hickory Knobb State Park

Location: McCormick

City: McCormick

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $31,188.00/year

Requirements:

Minimum and Additional Requirements

An Associate Degree in Turf Management or a related field and one (1) year of experience in golf course maintenance.  Some supervisory experience preferred.

Additional Requirements:
1) Position requires medium to heavy lifting, bending, walking and standing on uneven terrain, crawling and working at heights. Exposure to weather conditions, cleaning agents and other materials used in maintaining park facilities and grounds. Works with office equipment such as computer, calculators, etc. 
Position requires flexible work schedule to include weekends and holidays.
2) Employee will be lifting lightweight to moderately heavy pieces of equipment, and working with chemicals, herbicides, and pesticides. Operate and work with equipment related to golf course operations.
3) Possess a valid state-issued Drivers License.  
Current and valid SC Pesticide Applicator's License preferred.

Job Description:

Job Responsibilities

Assists the Greens Superintendent in the maintenance and upkeep of an eighteen-hole golf course, related facilities and equipment to include planting, fertilizing, topdressing, and applying pesticides, herbicides and fungicides on greens, tees, and fairways.

1) Supervise assigned supplemental groundskeepers and volunteers.
2) Assists Greens Superintendent in the development and maintenance of a golf course and related facilities and equipment.
3) Assists in the installation, operation and maintenance of irrigation and drainage systems for the golf course.
4) Directs the maintenance of the golf course in the absence of the Greens Superintendent.
5) Assists in the training of new employees, including volunteer staff, in maintaining a golf course.
6) Assist with park maintenance duties when required for emergencies and special events.
7) Practice and promote teamwork within the State Park Service, throughout the agency and with external agency stakeholders.  Represents office as an active member on agency teams assigned throughout the year.

Schedule:
Full-time, 40 hours per week rotating schedule including weekends and holidays.

Housing not provided.
Application Process:
Supplemental questions are considered part of your official application. Any misrepresentation will result in your disqualification from employment. Please complete the State application to include all current and previous work history and education. A resume will not be accepted nor reviewed to determine if an applicant has met the qualifications for the position. A State application MUST be submitted electronically through the www.careers.sc.gov website.
Employer Address:

1591 Resort Dr
McCormick, SC 29835
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.