POSITION DESCRIPTION: Full-time professional exempt staff position with full benefits. Under the general supervision of the Superintendent, the Assistant Superintendent will direct and participate in the maintenance of the golf course tees, greens, fairways, and clubhouse grounds. The Assistant Superintendent may also serve in the Superintendent’s capacity during his absence. Must be available to work weekends and holidays if needed. Daily Responsibilities will include planning and prioritizing day-to-day operation, oversee chemical/fertilizer applications and irrigation repair, employee training and safety, clubhouse grounds, driving range.
BENEFITS: 22 days annual leave, 14 paid holidays, 3 days personal leave, 15 days sick leave; University contributions to health insurance and retirement plans; tuition remission.
QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates must have, as a minimum: Bachelor’s degree in Turfgrass Management or related field. An equivalent combination of education and/or experience and a minimum of 2 years’ experience at a golf course with increasing responsibilities may be substituted in place of the Bachelor’s degree. Maryland State Pesticide and Fertilizer applicator’s licenses or ability to obtain them within 6 months.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Apply for “staff” position #100361 through https://ejobs.umd.edu. Attach a letter of application, current résumé, and the names, current phone numbers/email addresses for three professional references (one must be, or have been, an immediate workplace supervisor).
Internal Number: #100361
About University of Maryland, University Recreation & Wellness
The University of Maryland is an especially diverse community of 45,000. The Campus RecreationServices Department shares a strong institutional commitment to the principle of diversity in all areas.In that spirit, we are particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum ofpeople, including women, ethnic minorities, and individuals with disabilities. (AA/EOE)