Memphis National Golf Club is currently seeking a 1st Assistant Superintendent. The club is a 36-hole facility with over 700 members and is located in Collierville, TN. Both courses have Champion Bermuda greens, however the layouts are completely different. Champions course is a continuous 18-hole layout that offers tree lined fairways and smaller greens, while the Legends course is more open, but still demanding off the tee with larger greens. The two courses offer members different challenges and experiences each time out. In 2017 the club completed a capital improvement project, which included a complete re-design and renovation of bunkers. Several drainage projects were also completed, which enhanced the design and playability of several holes. The club has local owners who are committed to improving the property each day in order to remain successful in the Memphis Golf Market.
The 1st Assistant must be a motivated individual with a strong passion for the golf business. As a key member of the maintenance team, the assistant reports directly to the superintendent and oversees daily operations and agronomic practices each day. A strong attention to detail and the ability to prioritize effectively are critical for this position.
- Must be a motivated individual with a strong attention to detail
- Ability to calibrate and operate all types of pesticide and fertilizer spreaders and sprayers
- Must be able to effectively train and motivate the staff in order to complete weekly goals
- Able to trouble shoot and repair irrigation problems
- Previous experience with ultradwarf Bermuda greens
- Manage the crew daily
- Execute all fertilizer and spray applications correctly
- Prioritize effectively in order to maintain consistent playing conditions
- Motivate and train the staff to achieve weekly goals
- Effectively communicate and work with the superintendent to provide the best playing conditions available to the membership
- Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
- 2 weeks’ vacation the first year
- Paid local dues
- 401K match