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1st Assistant Superintendent Position

December 20, 2017 2:36 PM | Anonymous

Kahite Golf Club at Tellico Village
(1st) Assistant Superintendent
Date Available: ASAP

Tellico Village is a 54 Hole retirement community along the banks of Tellico Lake approximately 30 miles from Knoxville Tennessee.  This position will be for Kahite Golf Course but assisting at the other 2 courses will be required.  We strive for a teamwork atmosphere and will do what is best for the entire community. The 1st Assistant Superintendent will work closely with the Superintendent in any/all aspect of golf course maintenance including but not limited to Course Setup, Crew Safety Training, Crew management, Scheduling, Hiring, Interviewing, Equipment training, Water management, Irrigation Repair and Maintenance, Fertilizer and Pesticide Calibration, Applications, Record Keeping, and attending board meetings to further their professional development into becoming a golf course superintendent.

The 1st Assistant Superintendent will have a great opportunity for advancement within the company. We pride ourselves on developing turf professionals and helping them make that next step to becoming a Golf Course Superintendent. This is proven by our track record of promoting our employees.  Since 2011 we have had 3 Assistants move on to become Superintendents and have had 4 Second Assistants become First Assistants.  We will continue to grow in this aspect as our intentions are to put the best professionals in the turf industry.

Applicants should possess a strong work ethic and positive attitude.  Must have a 2 or 4-year degree in turf or turf related field.  The candidate should be highly motivated to advance their career in the turf business and have a passion for turf maintenance and the game of golf. New graduates or upcoming graduates are encouraged to apply as this is a great starting position.  Goal of becoming a Superintendent is required.


  • Salary – Based on Experience
  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Matching 401K
  • Golf and Amenities privileges
  • Paid State and National Association Dues
  • Expenses paid for TTA conference and other continuing education opportunities

Jordan Clark, GCS

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