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1st Assistant Superintendent

River Creek Club

River Creek Club

Last Updated: 04/8/22

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Job Description

We are Invited.

At Invited, work feels like play, as you build relationships with your team and meet Members from all different backgrounds. Every time you step foot in your Club, you can create magic moments and enrich lives. So, join us and be a part of a fun, fast-paced, high-impact group of talented people. We are passionate about bringing people together and about bringing out the very best in life.

Invited reflects our proud history of inclusiveness and captures our welcoming spirit. Our unprecedented collection of more than 200 golf and country, city, and stadium clubs share a common goal- building relationships and enriching lives. The time has come to build on our traditions and write new chapters. We welcome you to join us.

Invited. Where You Belong.

River Creek Club The premier golf and country club in the Leesburg area.

Explore the D.C. area's first private, gated country club community in Leesburg, Virginia, with 18 holes of championship golf and first-class amenities. Enjoy restaurants, six tennis courts, a fitness center, three pools and fun social events for everyone, plus benefits beyond the Club as part of the Invited family.

Tee Up on the Potomac Leesburg's Premier Golf Experience

The centerpiece of River Creek's golf program is a scenic, immaculately maintained 18-hole championship Leesburg golf course designed by Ault-Clark.

JOB SUMMARY

The First Assistant Superintendent is responsible for golf course maintenance operations, and staff under the leadership of the Golf Course Superintendent to ensure healthy growth of the golf course and clubhouse grounds grasses, trees, wetlands, and other plant materials. The duties include assessing and providing guidance and expertise to maintain rigorous industry and environmental standards in turf quality, including use of specialized knowledge in various fields of agronomy and horticulture. Based on such knowledge, the First Assistant is responsible for making recommendations and decisions to address or direct others to address any issues with turf quality in conjunction with the direction of the Golf Course Superintendent.

The First Assistant Superintendent will participate in hiring, training, and developing all staff, to include ensuring the staff is working within OSHA, club safety, state and federal guidelines for safe working conditions.

WHY INVITED

World’s Largest Network of Private Clubs and Golf Courses.

Private Country Clubs in family focused environments.

Work/Life Balance.

Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k.

Competitive Pay.

Additional career and earnings growth.

Upward mobility in the world’s largest network.

DAY-TO-DAY

Train and Implement Procedures for Golf Course Maintenance Staff

Assign and evaluate performance of daily tasks

Perform Chemical and Fertilizer applications

Daily water management of Practices Greens, Tees, and Fairways

Daily setup of course for member playability

Manage daily employee projects

Daily management of traffic control

Daily evaluation of turf for wear, disease, moisture, cut quality, growth rate, etc.

Identify efficiencies and make recommendations

Ensure that Three Steps of Service are followed by all Staff:

i. Warm welcomes- greeting members and guests in a professional manner upon interaction

ii. Magic moments- creating the more memorable experiences for members and guests during their visits and

iii. Fond farewells- sending the members and guests off with a positive experience.

Ensure all company policies, standards of operations, manuals, standards of conduct, safety rules, and policies against harassment are strictly followed by all staff and member/guests (including prompt intervention, investigation, and documentation).

Conduct performance evaluations of Golf Course Maintenance staff and crew as directed in a timely basis.

Provide appropriate feedback to staff, and recommendations to Senior Management regarding compensation, advancement, and training needs.

Determine appropriate personnel action (counseling, written warnings, suspension or termination) in the event of performance, attendance problems or violations of company policies coordinate with Human Resources, Legal, and Senior Management as necessary.

Assign and develop work-efficient schedules to meet staffing needs of Golf Operations and as warranted, recruit and hire staff to provide superior level of member services.

Develop relationships with members to promote golf activities.

Immediately address and resolve member/guest complaints.

Effective communication with staff, members, and Senior Management.

Ability to work well under pressure, coordinate multiple tasks, and attention to details.

Ensure that all direct reports adhere to Invited standards regarding dress code.

Conduct oneself in a professional manner and always maintain a professional image.

ABOUT YOU

2-3 years’ experience in Golf Course Maintenance

Min 2-year College Agronomy Degree required

Pesticide Applicators License required

Advanced knowledge of regulatory requirements and recordkeeping as required by local, state and federal laws

Diplomatic team player able to foster relationships with Members, Employee Partners and guests

Bilingual (English - Spanish) communication ability preferred



Company Details

Leesburg, Virginia, United States
Offering remarkable seclusion in the heart of Northern Virginia, our Ault-Clark championship course is the centerpiece of an unrivaled Leesburg golf experience for every level of player.