"Utah Golf Course Superintendents Association"

Job Postings

Please email intermountaingcsa@gmail.com, if you have a job you would like to be posted. (Please send in Word format).  If you would like your vacancy emailed out to our membership, there is a $75 fee.  Contact the Utah GCSA for information.

 

Turf Management Specialist

Larkin Memorial Corporation is seeking an individual to oversee and manage over 70 acres of turf within privately owned cemeteries and funeral home locations.

Job Summary

  • Managing the growing, mowing and overall appearance of turf.  Including irrigation management, maintenance and repair as well as fertilization, treatment of pests and fungicide applications.

Job Knowledge and Experience

  • Experience and ability to manage a crew
  • Able to work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Positive attitude with a passion for turf management
  • Driven to achieve company and personal goals
  • Working knowledge of plants, irrigation and turf management
  • Strong skills with the ability to program and schedule irrigation software
  • Organizational and time management skills
  • Valid Utah driver’s license with a clean MVR
  • Pre-Employment Drug Screening
  • Ability to maintain professional appearance and demeanor
  • Preferred two (2) year’s experience in Turf Management, Irrigation, Sprinkler maintenance and repairs, and pesticide application.
  • Working knowledge of grounds maintenance and sanitation including fertilizers, irrigation/watering systems, tree and shrub maintenance, herbicides, hard surface cleaning techniques, equipment used in these processes, and standard mowing and planting practices.
  • Experience in snow and ice removal for sidewalks and parking lots.
  • Non-Commercial Pesticide Applicators License.

Hours

  • Full-time year round

Wages

  • $23 - $28 per hour experience based

Benefits

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Paid holidays
  • Sick pay
  • 401K plan

Please send resume to rob@larkinmortuary.com

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Golf Maintenance Equipment Manager – Canyons Golf

Job Description

Equipment Manager is a TEN MONTH, salaried position that reports to the golf course Superintendent and oversees a comprehensive preventive maintenance program. This program includes the repair of failing equipment, keeping records of parts and labor needed to maintain each piece of equipment, and placing orders for parts and supplies needed for equipment or service. The Equipment Manager properly communicates any needs or problems relating to the maintenance or repair of equipment to the Superintendent and prioritizes, schedules, and directs the work assignments accordingly.

Responsibilities

- Inspects, diagnoses and repairs mechanical defects/failures in various golf course maintenance equipment including diesel, electric, and gasoline powered equipment. - Instructs and/or trains golf course maintenance workers regarding preventive maintenance, and proper cleaning of and safe operation of equipment. - Maintains a preventive maintenance program within budget on all equipment and purchases repair parts and replacement supplies. - Keeps a complete set of records for equipment and parts inventory purchase, equipment conditions, and cost of repairs and preventive maintenance for all equipment. - Regulates employees' use of equipment in absence of the superintendent and assistant superintendent, if needed, and performs other duties as directed by the superintendent. - Spot checks equipment for performance on the course. - Work in a variety of weather conditions while performing repairs on equipment on the golf course. - Maintain a clean service area and shop yard. - Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

- High School Diploma or Equivalent. - Working knowledge of the theory, care, and operation of internal combustion engines and mowing equipment. - Must have current valid driver’s license. - Ability to effectively use Microsoft Office Suite. - Welding, fabrication, hydraulics experience. - Knowledge of reel grinding and cutting unit set-up. - Ability to follow oral and written directions. - Works well independently - Team Player - Positive Attitude - Self-Starter

Additional Information

Join our motivated team and enjoy perks such as a Free Epic Pass for yourself & your dependents, Medical, Dental, Vision, and 401-k matching, Flexible Time Off, Retail, Hotel, and Restaurant discounts, free leadership and development classes, career development opportunities. 

Please email Cover Letter and Resume’ to Todd Bunte - tbunte@vailresorts.com

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Assistant Superintendent - 2 vacancies (Rose Park Golf Course & Mountain Dell Golf Course)

Overview

Under the general direction of a Golf Course Superintendent, provides skilled maintenance and upkeep on a municipal golf course, which includes following schedules for turf management, repair and construction. This position involves supervisory responsibilities and technical knowledge in golf course design and maintenance.

This position requires working non-conventional hours and overtime as needed during peak golfing season.

Two positions will be filled with this posting -- one at Rose Park and one at Mountain Dell. 

Responsibilities

  • Operates various mowers, top dressers, sod cutters, bunker rakes, aerators, backhoes, loaders, sprayers, and numerous other types of equipment ranging in size from hand-held to heavy equipment in the day-to-day operation, maintenance and modification of an assigned municipal golf course.
  • Operates and maintains irrigation systems for assigned golf course, including installation and repair of pipe, automatic valves, valve-in-head sprinklers, pumps, pumping stations, manual control systems, electrical control systems and/or computer control systems.
  • Responds to adverse conditions such as turf damage or disease, fungus control, animal damage, vandalism, or other conditions, which adversely affect golf course playability.
  • Supervises and trains subordinate salaried and seasonal personnel. Assumes golf course maintenance and personnel related responsibilities during Superintendent's absence.
  • Trains personnel to safely maintain and operate equipment. Performs minor maintenance and daily periodic maintenance on vehicles and equipment.
  • Ensures supplies and materials are adequate and available. Reports inventory needs to Superintendent. May provide input regarding budget, equipment procurement, and staffing requirements as needed.
  • In compliance with federal, state and local regulations, applies fertilizers, pesticides, herbicides, fungicides, algaecides and/or other chemicals to the golf course as needed.
  • Performs other duties as required.

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or G.E.D. equivalency plus two years experience in the maintenance or a golf course. Must have knowledge of maintenance procedures necessary to preserve golf course playability.
  • Ability to assess situations, establish priorities, and make appropriate decisions with minimal supervision.
  • Knowledge of U.S. Golf Association Rules and Regulations.
  • Ability to relate well with the general public under varying or stressful circumstances.
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license or driving privilege card.
  • Possession of a Non-Commercial Pesticide Applicator's Certificate, or ability to obtain one within six months of employment.

Apply at: https://external-slcgov.icims.com/jobs/3973/assistant-golf-course-superintendent/job?mobile=false&width=1331&height=500&bga=true&needsRedirect=false&jan1offset=-420&jun1offset=-360

Closes: 2/14/19

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Assistant Superintendent
Remuda Golf Course (Weber County, Utah)
 
Full or Part Time. Year round or seasonal.
Starting date March 1, 2019
 
H.S. Diploma or equivalent required
3-­5 Years experience in golf maintenance
$15-$22 Hourly wage. Based on industry averages depending on experience, education, and certifications. Training will be provided. Golf benefits included. Vacation benefits included for full time staff members.
 
Remuda Golf Course
2600 W 3500 N
Ogden, Utah, 84404
 
Applications
Email questions to: info@remudagolf.com 
Tee Times: 801-731-7200
 
Job Description
Assisting the Course superintendent with care of greens and the rest of the golf course. Including irrigation maintenance, turf grass maintenance, coordinating with other employees, and typical day to day operations. Must be comfortable with hand labor, such as using hand tools, operating mowing equipment, replacing sprinklers, greens maintenance, general course repair, and supervising projects as needed. This is a great outside job at a fun course with growing clientele. We have efficient management with no annoying city politics to deal with. 
 
Requirements
Applicants must submit a complete online application. (Resume is optional, but can be attached to the application.) Applicants must have a current state issued drivers license. Applicants must possess no chemical allergies or outdoor allergies that would interfere with daily tasks. Some weekend and early morning shifts will be required.
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"Utah Golf Course Superintendents Association"

Membership Inquiry

Membership in the Utah GCSA is open to any individual directly involved in the turf industry. Golf course superintendents, assistants, employees of members, manufacturers, distributors, educators, turf maintenance professionals, turfgrass students and specialists are all welcome. Membership classifications are assigned according to the Utah GCSA Bylaws.