The Assistant Superintendent will report directly to the Golf Course Superintendent and will be required to perform a number of different tasks in a detailed manner including daily course setup, plant protectant applications, hand-watering, effective crew leadership and helping with various golf course improvement projects. This is a full-time position with benefits including health insurance, 401k match, a yearly bonus and others. The Assistant Superintendent should be adaptable, motivated and committed to both meeting our operational standards and enhancing our maintenance team. The ability to obtain a commercial pesticide applicator license in Wisconsin is required. The Ozaukee Country Club has been selected to host the Wisconsin State Open Championship in 2022; this year will also mark the 100th anniversary of our club. This is a great opportunity for someone wanting to gain exposure in the industry while building a strong resume on their way to becoming a Golf Course Superintendent. We have an outstanding maintenance team in place; we're excited to add another motivated team member.
Education: Four or two year degree or certificate in Turfgrass Management or related field
Experience: General golf course maintenance experience, irrigation troubleshooting and repair, plant protectant application experience, previous Assistant Superintendent experience, tournament preparation and crew leadership experience are looked upon favorably. However, a strong work ethic and the ability and motivation to learn is valued strongly as well.
Special Skills: Special skills and/or attributes which we admire include having a strong work ethic, a keen eye for detail, Spanish language abilities/proficiency, honesty, integrity, someone who is ethical, ambitious, team-orientated and motivated. We are looking for someone who wants to become a Golf Course Superintendent while possessing the dedication and commitment required to achieve his/her goals.
Physical Requirements: Applicants must be physically able to operate various equipment in both the stationary position and by walking, occasionally move or transport items which may weigh up to 50 pounds and realize that they will be working in outdoor weather conditions. Additionally, this position requires frequent and proficient communication with coworkers and subordinates.
To Apply: Please send application materials to email@example.com and/or/mail them to the address below
Brett Hosler, CGCS
Ozaukee Country Club
10823 N. River Road
Mequon, Wisconsin 53092
Additional Salary Information: Performance-based year end bonus will be paid in addition to salary
About Ozaukee Country Club
Founded in 1922, Ozaukee Country Club is a private, member-owned club serving hundreds of member families from the greater Milwaukee region. The club is known for its challenging golf course, featuring pristine greens and fairways. The club has been a proud host to several WSGA and USGA tournaments including the 2014 Wisconsin State Amateur Championship.
The welcoming atmosphere, beautiful grounds, and personalized service are what make Ozaukee Country Club a special place. As a family oriented club, we offer strong youth programs including junior golf, swim team, Kidz Klub and Kamp Oz. And, with the recently completed $1.2 million pool project, Ozaukee Country Club has something for everyone.