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Assistant Superintendent

May 29, 2019 9:15 AM | Anonymous

Assistant Superintendent

Mineral Mound State Park Golf Course, Eddyville, Kentucky

Mineral Mound State Park Golf Course is located on the shores of Lake Barkley in Western Kentucky near Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area.   This 18 hole Michael Hurdzan designed course features L-93 bentgrass greens with Tifway II bermudagrass tees, fairways and rough.  Upcoming renovation plans include conversion to Ultradwarf bermudagrass greens and Better Billy Bunkers (June 2019).   More info can be found at:  https://parks.ky.gov/golf/courses/mineral-mound/

Application Instructions: IMPORTANT - An official application must be completed prior to the application deadline of June 16, 2019 at 11:59PM EST and can be done at https://kypersonnelcabinet.csod.com/ats/careersite/search.aspx?site=1&c=kypersonnelcabinet  Search for position Golf Course Superintendent I (organizational title for Assistant Superintendent).  Attaching your resume to the application program is encouraged but it DOES NOT REPLACE THE DETAILS IN THE APPLICATION.  THE APPLICATION MUST BE COMPLETED FULLY as that is the information evaluated by the Personnel Cabinet to determine if the applicants meet the minimum qualifications.  If you have problems with the application process, contact the Personnel Cabinet at (502) 564-8030. Please note that Mineral Mound State Park is listed under Lyon County. You may choose more than one county by holding the Control Key and highlighting the counties in which you are willing to work. ***It is very important that you choose the county or counties you are willing to work on your profile.  


Upon appointment, employees in this class may be required to maintain a valid driver's license and required to drive a licensed vehicle. This status may be necessary for the length of time in this class. If this is necessary it will be listed in the specific position description for that position. Applicants and employees in this job title may be required to submit to a drug screening test and background check. Applicants and employees in positions which perform job duties that may require contact with offenders in the custody or supervision of the Department of Corrections or with youth in the care, custody, or supervision of the Department of Juvenile Justice must meet qualifications pursuant to the federal PrisonRape Elimination Act, 28 C.F.R.115.17 and 115.317.THE COMMONWEALTH OF KENTUCKY DOES NOT DISCRIMINATE ON THE BASIS OF RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, NATIONALORIGIN, SEX, AGE, DISABILITY, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY, GENETIC INFORMATION OR VETERAN STATUS.REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS ARE PROVIDED UPON REQUEST. Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D.

Educational Requirements
Post secondary education, vocational or technical training in turf management, agronomy, horticulture or related field will substitute for the experience on a year-for-year basis.

Experience Requirements
Must have two years experience working in the field of golf course maintenance or turf management.

Special Requirements
Supervises, trains and assists a group of maintenance personnel in the performance of routine care and maintenance work for an 18 golf course under the direction of the Golf Course Superintendent II. Assigns and supervises mowing of all turf areas, and the performing of all agronomic practices required to manage a golf course. Inspects machinery and equipment to determine their operating condition and repair needs. Purchases supplies for the park and golf course. Performs public relations functions. Maintains operating records and makes reports of park and golf activities. Prepares reports, summaries and recommendations pertaining to golf course development.   Some travel required for turf and department meetings and conferences.  Overtime and weekends required periodically. 

Job Benefits
Compensation is based on a 37.5-hour workweek, with compensated overtime. 5% salary increase after six-month probationary period.  Professional organization dues provided.  Benefits include uniforms, paid health and life insurance, ample vacation and sick leave, holiday pay, retirement and optional deferred compensation plan. State employee benefits information can be found at: https://kypersonnelcabinet.csod.com/ats/careersite/search.aspx?site=17&c=kypersonnelcabinet

Salary based on education and experience.

Date Job is Available
June 30, 2019

$32,042.40 - $42,656.40

Job Application Instructions

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