GOLF COURSE SUPERINTENDENTS ASSOCIATION OF CAPE COD

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If you would like to place a job posting or classified ad on the website, please contact Julie Heston, Chapter Executive, at admin@gcsacc.org.  Job postings will remain on the website for 1 month unless otherwise specified.

  • May 17, 2019 3:20 PM | Julie Heston (Administrator)

    JOB OPPORTUNITY
    Mass Golf | www.MassGolf.org | @PlayMassGolf

    TITLE: Manager of Women’s Events & Player Development
    REPORTS TO: Director of Member Services
    STATUS: Regular/exempt, full-time employee
    START DATE: Immediate
    LOCATION: Golf House in Norton, MA. Travel within the state (and region on occasion) is required.

    SUMMARY: Responsible for overall management of all Mass Golf Women’s Tournaments and Events, as well as strategic programs aimed at overall player development. Works in concert with the Member Services staff, Member Club representatives and volunteer Rules Officials to promote and ensure a positive experience for players, participants and host clubs for all tournaments and events.

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
    • Responsible for leading and evaluating the Women’s Tournament and Event program, as well as training and managing the support staff, interns and volunteers associated with all events.
    • Administrative management of Women’s Tournaments and Events including online registration, player support, pre-event communication and coordination with participants and host club staff.
    • Coordinates and performs on-site tournament duties including event and course set-up, registration, starting,monitoring pace of play and scoring.
    • Assists with site procurement for future events.
    • Assists the Director of Member Services in managing and administering Mass Golf and USGA/industry initiatives and events that support and educate our Members, Member Clubs and Allied Associations on a wide range of programs and benefits.
    • Works jointly with the Member Services team to contribute to the expansion of player development programs and services designed to engage new, casual and latent golfers across all segments of age, gender and playing ability.
    • Assist with other special projects as assigned by the Director of Member Services and the Executive Director (i.e.,meetings, seminars and projects).

    JOB REQUIREMENTS:
    • A high level of interest in golf administration with previous experience in the golf industry.
    • Outgoing personality with strong communication and organizational skills.
    • Ability to work cooperatively and effectively in a team environment with staff and volunteers.
    • Ability to effectively manage numerous projects concurrently.
    • Ability to identify, analyze and resolve problems in a timely and efficient manner with an emphasis on responsive member service.
    • Working knowledge of the Rules of Golf and tournament administration.
    • Proficient with MS Office and CRM programs, USGA GHIN platform and Golf Genius/Tournament Management.
    • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation; frequent travel throughout the state is required.
    • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.

    COMPENSATION/BENEFITS:

    • Commensurate with experience and qualifications
    • Comprehensive benefits package available including Health, Dental, Life and Disability Insurance
    • Paid time off and 401(k) plan
    • Cell phone and travel expense reimbursement
    • Rules of Golf, World Handicap System training and Mass Golf staff apparel provided

    Please send cover letter, resume and salary expectations/rationale to:

    Jesse Menachem, Executive Director/CEO, Mass Golf, jmenachem@massgolf.org

    All applications must be received no later than 4;30 pm, Friday, May 31


  • April 30, 2019 12:46 PM | Julie Heston (Administrator)

    Facility Name: Eastward Ho!

    Facility Location: 325 Foxhill Road Chatham, Massachusetts 02633

    Position / Title: 2nd Assistant


    Facility Description:
    Eastward Ho! Is a private 18-hole Herbert Fowler design located on the coastline of Cape Cod. Built in 1922 the course boasts unique architecture that follows the topography of glacial moraines.

    The Assistant works closely alongside the Superintendent in all aspects of turf maintenance.  This position requires a professionally driven individual who operates with the highest expectations and efficiencies. Strong organizational skills are required as it relates to scheduling, budgeting, record-keeping, and leadership. Required to lead seasoned crew through projects, applications, and daily operations. Individual understands the requirements and demands of turf maintenance at a high-level private facility.

    We are seeking individuals that understand what it takes to be the best.

    Experience Desired:  Any

    Duties Description:

    • Manage and motivate staff.
    • Hire and fire staff.
    • Train and educate staff.
    • Evaluate staff.
    • Maintain strong relationships with vendors.
    • Maintain strong relationships with other departments and department heads.
    • Plan and write schedules.
    • Plan projects.
    • Keep records.
    • Calibrate application equipment.
    • Scout for disease and weed pressure.
    • Spray fertilizer and chemicals on greens, tees, approaches, fairways, and rough.
    • Apply fertilizer and seed with various spreaders.
    • Document shoreline work and erosion.
    • Evaluate equipment, protection products, irrigation products, spray programs, etc.
    • Fix ballmarks.
    • Roll greens.
    • Mow greens.
    • Hand rake bunkers.
    • Blow debris.
    • Spot water greens/surrounds.
    • Walk mow tees and collars.
    • Walk mow rough around greens and bunkers.
    • Fill tee and fairway divots.
    • Clipping disposal.
    • Triplex mow approaches and runoffs.
    • Rotary mow green and tee surrounds.
    • Mow primary rough.
    • Spot water fairways.
    • Course Set Up
    • Change cups
    • Move tee markers
    • Remove tras
    • Fill tee divots
    • Tree pruning and removal.
    • Pump water from the golf course.
    • Groom greens.
    • Verticut greens.
    • Topdress greens, approaches, and tees.
    • Operate backhoe, forklift, and mini-excavator.
    • Operate aerification equipment.
    • Operate tractors.
    • Assist supervisors with staff training and supervision.
    • Assist equipment technician with equipment repairs and maintenance.

    Special Skills:

    • Must be motivated by demanding work environment.
    • Must possess a strong work ethic and attitude.
    • Weekends, holidays, and evening work.
    • 2 year commitment.
    • Computer and organizational skills.

    Compensation / Benefits:

    • Compensation D.O.E
    • Onsite Housing
    • Health Insurance
    • 401K
    • Paid vacation/sick & personal
    • Life insurance
    • Meals
    • Uniforms
    • Shoe allowance
    • Local chapter education
    • Meals
    • Golfing privileges
    • Holiday Bonus

    Education Level Required: 

    • Must hold or must obtain, within 6 months of hire, a turf certificate, 2 year or 4 year degree.
    • Attend continuing educational turf seminars.
    • Acquire and maintain licenses by meeting education requirements.
    • Must be able to obtain a spray license from the state of MA within 6 months of hire.
    • Must be able to obtain a hoisting license from the state of MA within 6 months of hire.


    Date Position Available: May 1st

    Apply To: Fhancock@eastwardho.net

    How to Apply (electronically or by mail): Email cover letter, resume and references to Fhancock@eastwardho.net

    Date Posted: 4/30/2019

  • April 18, 2019 12:00 PM | Julie Heston (Administrator)

    The Brookside Club a year round, daily fee, public golf course located in Bourne, Massachusetts, is currently looking for an individual with experience to take care of our turf equipment .
     
    QUALIFICATIONS:  The preferred applicant should have some experience in small engine and turf equipment repairs. The applicant should also have some experience in reel and bedknife grinding. Maintaining a clean, safe, well organized shop is a must.
     
    SALARY:  Based on experience
     
    BENEFITS:  Health insurance, paid vacation, paid sick time, bonus, uniforms and seminars will be available to the preferred applicant after a grace period.
     
    DATE AVAILABLE:  Position is open immediately and will remain open until filled.
     
    CONTACT:  Please email resume to cjdbrookside@aol.com or fax to (508) 759-7251

  • April 16, 2019 3:01 PM | Julie Heston (Administrator)

    Town of Yarmouth Job Posting


    Job Title:    Golf Mechanic II    
    Department/ Division:    Community Services/Golf    
    Union Affiliation:    SEIU-A
    Status:    Full-time,
    Pay Grade:    10
    Hours Per Week:    40
    Pay range:  $25.60 - $27.15 per hour, plus benefits


    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

    The Town of Yarmouth is searching for a Golf Mechanic II to join their Golf Division team!

    Working under the general/direct supervision of Assistant Golf Course Superintendent, the Golf Mechanic II maintains and repairs all light and heavy duty golf course equipment. Sharpening and grinding reels on a regular basis. Establishes and implements a coordinated preventative maintenance program for all turf equipment and vehicles

    RECOMMENDED MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
    High School diploma or equivalency plus training in automotive and turf machinery. Three years’ experience in maintenance and repair of golf course equipment. Knowledge of diesel systems.
    Physical requirements include frequent moderate to strenuous physical effort required to perform functions under shop conditions. Frequently required to climb, balance, stoop, bend, squat, and kneel. Frequently required to lift heavy objects.
    Special Requirements Ability to obtain MA Hoisting Engineer’s License Grade 2B.

    APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

    Send application, resume, and cover letter to sgilmore@yarmouth.ma.us by April 30th 2019 with “Golf Mechanic II” in the subject line.


    The Town of Yarmouth is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans/M/F. We encourage Veterans and those with Disabilities to apply. Applications are reviewed confidentially. Applicants that require accommodation in the job application process are encouraged to contact us at (508) 398-2231 x1274 or email humanresources@yarmouth.ma.us for assistance.

  • April 12, 2019 3:34 PM | Julie Heston (Administrator)

    Facility Name:  Golf Club of New England    

    Facility Location:  Stratham, NH

    Position / Title:  Turf Equipment Technician

    Facility Description:  Private 18 holes

    Experience Desired:  At least 3 years experience as golf course mechanic or related field    

    Duties Description:  Golf Club of New England is seeking a highly motivated individual with a strong work ethic to oversee and maintain a broad spectrum of turf care equipment.

    The equipment manager/mechanic will be responsible for a fleet of equipment from all three major golf course equipment suppliers.  We also have Club car carts as well as many other small pieces of Stihl and Honda equipment.

    • The equipment tech must possess good organizational and record keeping skills.
    • Must be able to perform moderate physical labor.
    • Must be able to communicate with superintendent and assistant superintendent on a daily basis.
    • Must be responsible for ordering parts and keeping track of inventory.
    • Must have computer skills
    • Proficiency in Express Dual 3000 and Angle Master 3000 grinding is preferred.
    • Has an understanding of reel grinding and mower setup and the effect on course conditions
    • Has the ability to establish preventative maintenance programs
    • Shop organization skills
    • Understanding of golf course equipment electronics and hydraulics
    • Strong time management skills and ability to prioritize
    • All other job related skills such as welding, fabricating, electrical will be taken into consideration


    Compensation / Benefits:  $50-70K/year.  Paid time off, health, dental and vision insurance.  Bonus Potential.

    Date Position Available:  ASAP

    Application Deadline:  None

    Apply To:  Jeff Baker – Golf Course superintendent

    How to Apply (electronically or by mail):  Jbaker@golfclubne.com
    Jeff Baker
    P.O. Box 424
    Stratham, NH 03885


  • March 20, 2019 4:19 PM | Julie Heston (Administrator)

    Warwick Country Club

    2nd Assistant Superintendent 

    Course Information:

    • Golf Digest- #5  Ranking in Rhode Island
    • 18 hole championship course, Donald Ross design 1924
    • Premier full service private country club
    • Located on Narragansett Bay, beautiful water views
    • Greens, Tees, and Fairways are variety of Poa/annua and Bentgrass
    • Club Website:  WarwickCC.com

    Description:  The 2nd assistant will work closely with the Superintendent and Assistant to further the goals of the membership to promote firm and fast daily conditions. Experience with pesticide and fertilizer applications. Irrigation troubleshooting and water management is preferred. 2nd assistant will be exposed to all projects and daily operations, including bunker restoration, course set up, crew management and water management.  Plans to replace irrigation system and maintenance facility are implemented.

    Requirements:  2-4 year, winter school education or certificate program, 2 years golf course experience

    Benefits:  Health insurance, 401k, Uniforms, Golfing Privileges

    Salary:  $34,000/year, Available ASAP

    Please Submit Cover Letter and Resume to Patrick Meehan, Golf Course Superintendent  pmeehan@warwickcc.com                                

  • March 18, 2019 2:38 PM | Julie Heston (Administrator)

    Assistant Superintendent - Alpine Country Club

    Description:  Alpine Country Club is a private 18-hole design by Geoffrey Cornish in Cranston, RI. Opened in 1960, the course comprises 150 acres which includes the golf course, extensive practice facilities, a pool area and horticultural amenities. Alpine has a growing, active membership with annual rounds at 17,000+ during a ten month season.

    Education:  Four or two year degree preferred in Turf Management or related field. Should possess or be able to obtain RI Pesticide Applicators License.
    Experience: As part of the Alpine team you will be expected to help manage work efficiently around play. Candidate should have strong experience in basic maintenance tasks, irrigation management, equipment operation training, fertilizer/pesticide applications, course set-up, and IPM scouting. Should ideally have at least 2 years’ experience in managing and training staff to perform at a level to exceed our members and guests expectations.

    Most importantly candidate should have a people oriented demeanor that meshes with our mature staff, helps integrate new staff, our other departments and the rest of our Alpine family.

    Salary and Benefits:  Salary range starting at $52,000-56,000 based on qualifications, full benefit package with some employee contribution, paid vacation per club policy, uniforms, local association dues and education paid for, meals, golf privileges. We are a Troon Prive’ managed facility, which opens the Troon network of opportunities to the successful candidate.

    POSITION OPEN IMMEDIATELY!

    Please send resume and cover letter to:
    Scott Gabrielson, CGCS
    Alpine Country Club
    251 Pippin Orchard RD
    Cranston, RI 02921
    Cell: (401)258-5830
    sgabrielson@AlpineCC.com

  • March 11, 2019 2:50 PM | Julie Heston (Administrator)

  • March 11, 2019 2:48 PM | Julie Heston (Administrator)

    Colonial DryJect & Turf Services, based out of Plymouth, MA is seeking equipment operators to run various aeration equipment on golf courses located in Eastern New England.

    You will be operating tractors with attachments, some walking equipment, and will eventually need to drive a truck and trailer (under CDL weight)

    You will be paid to train and travel. We generally spend up to 15 nights in hotels over the entire year.

    Hourly rate is between $17-21/hr based on experience.

    We prefer seasonal full time but we also have a full time year round position.

    Please contact me through Facebook or call (508) 320-2858 to set up a meeting.

    Kevin McDonough
    Colonial DryJect & Turf Services
    DRYJECT•DEEPTINE•CORE AERATION
    (508) 320-2858

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