|Piedmont Driving Club Golf Course Superintendent|
|Golf Course Superintendent|
|Piedmont Driving Club|
| GOLF COURSE SUPERINTENDENT PROFILE:
PIEDMONT DRIVING CLUB
THE GOLF COURSE SUPERINTENDENT (GCS) OPPORTUNITY AT PIEDMONT DRIVING CLUB
Piedmont Driving Club is looking for a Golf Course Superintendent (GCS) that is a strong agronomist with proven success in managing Bentgrass greens in a challenging environment. The GCS will be a self-starter, forward thinker, energetic, communicative, detail-oriented, empathetic, and a driven team leader with a passion for the game of golf and consistently providing premiere golfing conditions.
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PIEDMONT DRIVING CLUB
Since its founding in 1887, the Piedmont Driving Club has enjoyed a reputation as one of the most prestigious private clubs in the South. As in its beginning years, the Club's contemporary membership roster includes the city's most influential business leaders and most prominent families. Now in its second century, the Club continues to prosper and is a dynamic part of Atlanta's rich heritage and promising future.
Piedmont Driving Club provides its members and their families with plentiful recreational, social and dining opportunities. The historic main clubhouse, located in Midtown Atlanta, offers both casual and formal a la carte dining in the Park Room and Main Bar and banquet space to accommodate private functions ranging from an intimate dinner for two to events for 800 or more.
Superior athletic facilities at this location include men's and women's health clubs, tennis courts, squash courts, and an Olympic size swimming pool. The Athletic Department offers a variety of health and fitness awareness programs in addition to state-of-the-art fitness equipment and expert guidance from the staff.
In 2000, the Club opened a second facility in southwest Atlanta for golf and recreation. This 650-acre location offers an 18-hole, Rees Jones designed championship golf course and 9-hole Par 3 course, a clubhouse and locker rooms, boating, fishing, and walking trails.
PIEDMONT DRIVING CLUB/COURSE OVERVIEW
The Golf Course Superintendent (GCS) reports directly to the General Manager (GM) and works closely with the Golf Professional. The GCS leads and manages his/her team to ensure superb golfing conditions throughout the golfing season, all while creating a friendly, open atmosphere with team members. He/She is responsible for all day-to-day operations of the Club’s golf course and landscaping.
Frequent, open and transparent communication with the GM and Golf Professional is required. The GCS is expected to lead the golf course maintenance team and provide information, recommendations, and leadership to the GM to provide superior golfing conditions.
The GCS is expected to ensure that the golf course is consistently in excellent condition and has a high level of detailing. Continuing education and staying at the forefront of research and technology are necessary for success. In addition, the GCS provides creative leadership and fosters a culture of continuing education and development of future turf professionals. The GCS must have a natural style of “sincere engagement” with members and the Piedmont Driving Club team along with a love of the game of golf and a passion for surpassing the members’ course conditioning expectations.
INITIAL AREAS OF FOCUS
The ideal candidate will be a Superintendent with a minimum of five years of experience at a golf course known for providing exceptional golf course conditioning.
A degree in turf management or related field of study. GCSAA Certification is preferred.
SALARY AND BENEFITS
Salary is open and commensurate with qualifications and experience. The Club offers a competitive salary, bonus and benefits package including a GCSAA membership for a position of this scope and responsibility.
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