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THOUSAND ACRES GOLF CLUB
ASSISTANT SUPERINTENDENT JOB POSTING
500 Lakeside Club Dr
Swanton, MD, 21561
Telephone (301) 387.0387
THOUSAND ACRES GOLF CLUB is seeking a highly motivated individual to fill the role of Assistant Superintendent. TAGC was designed by Craig Schreiner and located in the Appalachian Mountains of western Maryland on Deep Creek Lake, in Swanton, MD. TAGC offers both memberships and is open for public play. This is a unique opportunity where the qualified candidate will get to experience a 9-hole grow-in and will help to achieve elevated cultural and maintenance practices on the existing 9. The front 9 opened in 2008 and gets approximately 10,000 rounds annually with an eight-month golfing season. The greens are A1/A4 bentgrass and the tees and fairways are Declaration bentgrass. The roughs are a mix of tall fescue and Kentucky bluegrass.
The Assistant Superintendent will be involved in many tasks but not limited to:
Golf course setup, chemical and fertilizer applications, aeration, verticutting and topdressing, sprayer and spreader calibration, irrigation troubleshooting and repair, water management, staff training and snow removal. The Assistant Superintendent will lead the daily crew activities with support from the Superintendent.
There is a lot of new and exciting activity Thousand Acres Golf Club. The maintenance facility is currently being constructed, should be open by early summer. Back 9 construction is in various stages of completion; three holes were completed in 2020, the remaining are being constructed in 2021. The clubhouse construction is set to being within the next 12-18 months. This is a unique opportunity for an individual who construction experience as well as daily maintenance.
Applicants should have a certificate/degree in Turfgrass Management
1-3 years as a First or Second Assistant is preferred
Golfing privileges, health insurance, uniforms, national and local association dues,
DATE AVAILABLE: APRIL 19, 2021
JOB APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:
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