Nicklaus North Golf Course in Whistler, B.C., open from early May–mid October, is seeking an assistant superintendent, who will experience team member events and a culture in which passion is rewarded.
Team Member housing options may be available.
The assistant superintendent leads, plans and supervises the daily golf course maintenance operations. The successful candidate brings a wealth of industry knowledge, is willing to learn new talents and has an undeniable passion for the golf industry.
Duties and Responsibilities
Responsible for the recruitment, coaching and development of the grounds maintenance team.
Oversees fertility programs, pesticide applications, irrigation practices, cultural practices and more.
Maintains optimal condition of the golf course greens, bunkers, fairways, practice facility and more.
Embodies an upbeat attitude that promotes teamwork.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities
Solid understanding of the golf course environment and industry.
Experience with irrigation systems, water management, IPM, constructions projects and more.
Post-secondary education in turfgrass management. Minimum four years’ experience in turf maintenance.
Able to work in a fast-paced, changing environment. Communicates effectively.
A strong problem solver with an insatiable desire to impact performance.
Passion: Ensures the highest standards of care for the Jack Nicklaus Signature Design golf course.
Authenticity: Be impeccable with your word. Convey open, honest and respectful communication.
Integrity: Reflect on situations with humble self-evaluation. Able to clearly define strengths and weaknesses.
Innovation: A natural problem solver. Self-starter who takes initiative.
Excellence: Question the status quo and be a person of action. Aim for Star of the Month every time.
Teamwork: Inspires others and leads by example.
Sustainability: A keen eye for details; considers the natural environment with every choice.
Salary and Benefits
Salary based on experience.
Extensive Nicklaus North/GolfBC perks. Flexibility, work-life balance. Free golf and more.