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Timber Ridge Golf Club
Education: 2 or 4-year degree preferred
Experience: 1-4 years of golf course grounds experience
Salary and Benefits: Based on candidate’s experience
Description: Timber Ridge GC is a successful public golf course on the west side of
Rochester. We provide golf course conditions that can accommodate golfers of all abilities
and skill levels. Our goal is to exceed the expectations of our clientele daily. We are
seeking an individual with a great professional attitude and a top-notch work ethic. The
best candidate will be detail oriented with a great willingness to learn.
Duties: Work Closely with the Golf Course Superintendent to create and implement the
chemical and fertilizer program. Responsible for making repairs and helping to maintain
efficient operation of the irrigation system. Assist the Golf Superintendent in all aspects of
Contact: Joel Bardwell
Phone: (585) 305-8469
|ONTARIO COUNTRY CLUB
2101 Country Club Lane, Ontario, NY 14519
POSITION: SPRAY TECHNICIAN (part time / full time)
Ontario Country Club is a public 18 hole golf course located in Wayne County.
Duties / requirements: To assist superintendent in pesticide/fertilizer applications
and assist in day to day operations of the maintenance of the golf course.
Must be (Certified) NYS Commercial Pesticide Applicator, or become certified
within 1 year of hire.
Compensation: Commensurate with experience $14 - $18 per hour
please send resume / inquiries to Matt Mancine at email@example.com
|Golf Course Superintendent
Wanakah Country Club
About the Club: Wanakah Country Club was founded in 1899, and is one of the oldest country clubs in Western New
York. The club is located just fifteen minutes south of downtown Buffalo. The club is currently open ten months of the
year and is very active in the summer months. Wanakah is a family oriented club that has a beautiful 18 hole golf
course, three har-tru tennis courts, two swimming pools, and a charming clubhouse that sits atop a hill overlooking
Lake Erie offering several dining options.
The original golf course designed in 1900 was a nine hole track that was transformed into 18 holes in 1913. In 1925
renowned architect Willie Watson came in and redesigned the 18 hole golf course, which still holds that layout today.
In 2010 the Club adopted a Golf Course Master Plan designed by Arthur Hills and Chris Wilczynski, which will be
complete in the spring of 2018. This 2.4 million dollar project has improved drainage throughout the course, rebuilt
and reshaped all bunkers, rebuilt several tees, added new bunkers and tees, and has enhanced the overall design
and playability of the course. In 2018 the Club will host the New York State Golf Association Mid- Am Championship,
and has already been asked to host the New York State Amateur Championship in 2024. The Club has a very busy
golf calendar from early May through early October, hosting a wide range of golf events.
Mission Statement: Wanakah is a private country club on the shore of Lake Erie, dedicated to providing premier
facilities and service to its members, their families and guests; promoting camaraderie and memorable experiences,
while maintaining the legacy of our historic golf course and traditions.
Vision Statement: Wanakah will remain amongst the finest private clubs in Western New York.
Will report directly to the GM/COO and work closely with the Grounds Committee Chairman and Head Golf
Is responsible for all Club grounds and will ensure the highest standards are maintained.
To supervise the direct maintenance of the golf course, grounds, and tennis courts.
To frequently inspect the golf courses and grounds to ensure that all established standards and member
expectations relating to the daily playing conditions are being met.
To prepare an annual operations and capital budget for the Grounds Department to be submitted to the
GM/COO, and to maintain the grounds within the limits of the approved budget.
To keep accurate records of equipment, its maintenance, purchases, replacement, budget records, weather,
fertilizer, chemical applications and a daily journal of course maintenance activities.
To hire, staff, train, supervise, evaluate, and terminate, if necessary, all employees within the Grounds
Department, and to coordinate such activities with the GM/COO.
To use sound maintenance techniques, and to strive to continually improve and upgrade course conditions being
sensitive to interference with play.
To work with and coordinate maintenance activities with the GM/COO, Grounds Committee, and Head Golf
Professional regarding any events and/or maintenance procedures that may affect course playability.
To maintain all parking areas, roadways, and paths in clean and serviceable condition.
To supervise and coordinate horticultural activities, oversee the design, installation, and maintenance of all
To supervise the maintenance and care of all grounds buildings and equipment.
Educational Requirements: A degree in Turfgrass Management or related field of study is required.
GCSAA Certification is preferred.
New York Pesticide License (must be able to obtain within first year)
Knowledgeable using Rainbird Irrigation Cirrus Program.
Position Characteristics & Qualifications:
Dedicated to making Western New York home for the foreseeable future. The current superintendent has been in
this role for 30 years, and will be retiring this year.
The ideal candidate must articulate a professional demeanor at all times, and have outstanding communication
This proven leader must be self-motivated, trustworthy, dedicated, creative, energetic, and knowledgeable.
A leader by example, that is willing to be involved with daily maintenance.
Strong observational skills with an attention to detail are a must.
General computer skills are necessary.
2-3 years as a superintendent or first assistant at a reputable country / golf club with a strong agronomic
background and experience managing Poa/bent putting greens.
High level of knowledge and appreciation for the game of golf.
13,000 rounds per year (84% carts)
Poa / Bent Greens
Average daily green speed 11'
4 year round employees, 20-25 seasonal employees
$850,000 Average Annual Grounds Operating Budget
Chris Wilczynski, ASGCA - Current Course Architect
Compensation and Benefits: Compensation will include a competitive salary commensurate with experience, bonus
potential based on annual goals and objectives. Benefits include: PTO, attractive health insurance package,
matching 401 k, GCSAA dues and conference fees, monthly allowance, meals, and golf.
Please e-mail or mail cover letter and resume by February 5, 2018 to: Michael Karnath, CCM
General Manager / COO
Wanakah Country Club
5161 Lake Shore Road, Hamburg, NY 14075
No Phone Calls Please
| Lakeview Golf & Country Club in Auburn, NY.
We are currently looking to fill the position of our Golf Course
Superintendent. It would be a seasonal, full time position and
consists of the day to day operations of the golf course and
supervision of the grounds crew. The contact person for more
information would be the owner, John Mendillo. He can be
reached at 315-729-2072.
Lakeview Golf & Country Club