Belmont Country Club, a golf & country club in the ClubCorp family that provides golf along with other fantastic amenities to Members in Ashburn, VA is seeking a Golf Course Superintendent. Belmont Country Club is home to an 18-hole Arnold Palmer Signature golf course, which was nominated for the Best New Private Golf Course Award by Golf Digest in its inaugural year. The course measures 7.212 yards from the back tees, has natural elevation changes, tree-lined fairways and a vast amount of wetland hazards. Belmont Country Club is probably most famous for its PennG-2 green complexes. Penn G-2 Bentgrass is known for its true putting surface and consistent fast speeds.
The Golf Course Superintendent (GCS) is responsible for the successful operation of the Golf Course Maintenance Department and Clubhouse Grounds Maintenance. The GCS works closely with the General Manager on capital improvement expansion projects, as well as interaction with the Head Golf Professional to maximize the number of rounds of golf played by scheduling maintenance practices around Member play and outings to maximize efficiency is essential. The GCS is expected to be a visible presence among team and members with exceptionally strong agronomic, business and communication skills. He/she is responsible for maintenance, operation, management, preparation, and condition of the golf courses and grounds. The GCS must be an excellent, transparent communicator with a natural style of “sincere engagement” with both the management team and members. He/she will have an extensive agronomy knowledge and know how. Continuing education, professional development, strong peer group relations and staying at the forefront of research and technology are necessary for success.
Provides agronomic direction to maintain the golf course at the highest quality possible at all times
Follows company standards for the healthy growth of the golf course grasses, trees, wetlands, and other applicable plant materials
Programs for turf/grass, material and chemical maintenance, and asset management are critical to the success of this role
Prepares an annual budget and achieves these financial goals throughout the year, through proper forecasting, expense controls and labor management
Responsible for hiring, training and developing all staff
Ensures staff is working within OSHA, club safety, state and federal guidelines for safe working conditions.
Ideal candidates will be high energy, focused leaders who are detail oriented, highly organized and have a hands on leadership style. They will possess strong written and verbal communication skills and have history of excellent team relations.
Degree in turf management or related field of study is required
GCSAA Certification preferred
Pesticide Certification preferred
Experience managing bentgrass greens, fairways and tees in Mid-Atlantic region or similar climate
Familiar with managing roughs in the transition zone
Experience developing capital equipment replacement plans
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
Additional Salary Information: Salary is open and commensurate with qualifications and experience. The Club offers a competitive salary, bonus and benefits package for a position of this scope and responsibility.
About Belmont Country Club
We are ClubCorp, the largest owner and operator of more than 200 private golf and country clubs, city and stadium clubs in markets all across the country. Our Members live here, they play here, they gather here with friends and family. We create experiences you’ll want to be a part of and atmospheres you’ll want to be around. With some of the best amenities in the industry, Members can tee it up at championship golf courses, savor our handcrafted cuisine in our restaurants, work out in our fitness centers, relax at our pools and toast with good friends. When it comes to work, we are all business – with innovative spaces, private rooms for personal workspaces and power boardrooms to make the right impression.
Bringing people together is our passion. We provide communities built on rich traditions and deep camaraderie, where Members can form lasting bonds while doing the things they enjoy most. It is the spirit of fellowship and the desire to be a part of something great that is at the heart of every extraordinary experience, every memorable moment and every decision to become a Member.
As The World Leader in Private Clubs®, we own or operate more than 20...0 private clubs nationwide including:
Firestone Country Club, Akron, OH, home of the PGA TOUR Champions Bridgestone SENIOR PLAYERS Championship
Mission Hills Country Club, Rancho Mirage, CA, home of the LPGA ANA Inspiration
The Woodlands Country Club, The Woodlands, TX, home of the PGA TOUR Champions Insperity Invitational
Capital Club Beijing
The Metropolitan, Chicago, IL
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