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Posted: Wednesday, March 21, 2018 12:07 AM


GolfVisions dba FoxfordHills Golf Club
Foxford Hills Golf Club, located in Cary, Illinois
and operated by GolfVisions Management, Inc. is seeking a full-time Superintendent. The ideal candidate we are seeking for this position is a well-rounded individual that wants to grow into a career opportunity at one of the finest public golf courses in Northern Illinois. Within this role the ideal candidate understands all facets of maintaining a high end public golf course and being a good team member that can communicate effectively with the General Manager, PGA Head Golf Professional and Mechanic/Assistant on a daily basis.

The Superintendent is responsible for the successful operation of the golf course maintenance department and is responsible for the golf course, clubhouse and driving range grounds including the peripheral boundaries of the property.

The ideal candidate will understand the importance of physically working on the course with the crew to maximize productivity, understands the need for necessary time management skills, the ability to foster a well-trained maintenance staff of a 6-7 man crew, ability to coordinate work with the Mechanic/Assistant, accomplish daily paperwork and maintain records required by governmental entities internally and externally with the ultimate goal of delivering a high-end product to golfers.

The ideal individual will be able to provide agronomic direction to maintain the golf course at the highest quality level possible at all times following GolfVisions company policies and standards set for this facility via GolfVisions and the client.

Programs for turf/grass, material and chemical maintenance and asset management are critical to the success of this role. The ability to identify disease and chemically treat it are imperative.

The Superintendent is responsible for preparing an annual budget in coordination with the General Manager and works aggressively to achieve financial goals throughout the year, through proper forecasting, expense controls and labor management set by GolfVisions corporate and facility budget.

The Superintendent works closely with the General Manager on capital equipment purchases for the maintenance department as well as any course improvement projects. Daily interaction with the PGA Head Golf Professional is ideal to ensure we are maximizing the number of rounds of golf played by scheduling maintenance practices around daily public play, leagues and outings with minimal interference from maintenance staff.

The Superintendent is responsible for hiring, training and developing all staff, including ensuring the staff is working within OSHA, club safety, state and federal guidelines for safe working conditions. All activities will be coordinated with the General Manager.

Job Information
Cary, Illinois, 60013, United States
Position Title: Superintendent
Company Name: GolfVisions dba FoxfordHills Golf Club
Category: Golf Course Superintendent
Job Duration: Indefinite
Min Education: Associates Degree
Min Experience: 2-3 Years
Certification: CGCS Preferred
Salary: $48,000.00 - $55,000.00 (Yearly Salary)

Job Requirements

⦿ 2-3 years in Golf Course Maintenance management
⦿ Min 2-year College Agronomy Degree required
⦿ Attention to detail.
⦿ Commercial/Pesticide Applicators License required
⦿ Good communication skills
⦿ Team player
⦿ Positive attitude towards work
⦿ Ability to work within a budget
⦿ Advanced knowledge of regulatory requirements and recordkeeping as required by local, state and federal laws
⦿ Diplomatic team player able to foster relationships with on-site staff, GolfVisions' Management's team, Employee Partners and guests
⦿ Bilingual (English - Spanish) communication ability preferred or a plus
⦿ Salary range $48,000 to $55,000
⦿ Health Insurance Offered
⦿ Fidelity 401k offered
⦿ 2 Weeks of Vacation
⦿ Background check required

Please send resumes via email or fax to John Miles, General Manager at Foxford Hills Golf Club at or fax to (847)639-0440 by February 28, 2018. Selected candidate will need to be ready to start prior to April 1, 2018. EOE.

• Location: Cary, IL, Chicago

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