Golf Course First Assistant - Highland Springs Country Club

Golf Course First Assistant Superintendent

Highland Springs Country Club 5400 Highland Springs Boulevard Springfield, MO 65809

Highland Springs Country Club is a private golf, tennis, and social club designed and operated for the exclusive pleasure and recreation of its members and their guests. Highland Springs is committed to providing premier services and facilities to its members and guests.

Highland Springs is looking to hire a First Assistant Superintendent for the Grounds and Greens team. The purpose of this position is to, under the superintendent's supervision, direct and participate in the maintenance of the golf course tees, greens, fairways, and cart paths; supervise the maintenance and repair of motorized and other mechanical equipment; other related work as required. The First Assistant Superintendent may serve in the Golf Course Superintendent's capacity during his/her absence.

• Assists in planning and supervising the maintenance of greens, tees and fairways.
• Schedules work; supervises employees and the use of the equipment.
• Instructs equipment operators on the operation and care of mowing and other equipment.
• Supervises pesticide applications and/or operates application equipment.
• Calibrates pesticide application equipment.

• Participates in the operation and maintenance of pumps.
• Supervises and participates in the maintenance of irrigation and drainage systems.
• Assists in personnel management and evaluation.
• Employee safety and personnel discipline.
• Maintains records associated with the grounds & greens maintenance operation.
• Oversees the employee training program.
• Safety Officer attends monthly safety meetings.

If you are interested in this position, you must apply online at the URL below.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. 

Assistant Superintendent - Painted Hills Golf Club

July 2019


Painted Hills Golf Club in Kansas City, Ks. is looking to fill the position of Assistant Superintendent.

Position Requirements:

The assistant superintendent position requires an individual who is a highly motivated, self-starter that cares about the image and playability of the facility they work at and understands that the product created is a direct reflection of the efforts and standards that he/she holds themselves accountable to.  The successful candidate must bring a general knowledge of the game of golf, standard maintenance procedures and practices, and a willingness to learn and expand their basic trade knowledge.  Also the applicant must be able to work a minimum of 50 hours per week in season and be available to work every other weekend.

Primary Duties:

§  Irrigation troubleshooting and repair (Rain Bird system)

§  Management of a small work crew and the ability to train, monitor work, and assure a high standard of quality and safety for self and staff.

§  Ability to perform and complete any special projects in a timely, efficient and self-sufficient manner.

§  Ability to monitor greens and turf health and water/syringe greens surfaces as needed.

§  General chemical knowledge and application experience preferred but not mandatory. (dependent on license status with the State of Ks)

§  Mowing and daily course set up duties.

§  Desire to improve the course conditions and present and initiate ideas to do so.

Education Requirements:

No formal education required.  Must have a minimum of 4 years of golf course maintenance or assistant superintendent experience with solid references.


The assistant superintendent position is a salaried, year-round position that pays up to $40k annually dependent on qualifications and confirmation of availability.


Great Life Golf offers a free life insurance policy to all employees as well as opportunity for health/dental insurance availability.  You will also receive a free membership to the Heart of America Golf Course Superintendents Association and the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America.

Employees also enjoy Paid Time Off as accrued and approved, golfing privileges at all Great Life Golf Properties, health and fitness club access on site if desired. 

Applicants must be legal residents of the United States of America and able to provide supporting documentation as such. 

Please send resume and references to:

Chuck Ermisch, Golf Course Superintendent

(913) 787-2139