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Last Update :12/27/2017

Piankatank River Seeks Superintendent

Golf Course Superintendent- Job opportunity---Piankatank River Golf Club—6198 Stormont Road , P.O. box 424 Hartfield Va. 23071 ---email: jfleet@fleetbrothers.com

Good opportunity for greens superintendent at a privately owned 21 year old 18 hole course located on the Piankatank River in Middlesex County ,(60 miles east of Richmond –40 miles northeast of Newport News ). We are looking for a hands on superintendent to work with an experienced crew with excellent mechanical support. Our greens are bentgrass (mixture of SouthShore and Crenshaw) on USGA spec base. Our fairways are 419 Bermuda grass. Applicant must be licensed for all types of spray application but assistant is in house . Course presently hosts from 20,000 to 24,000 rounds depending on winter season weather . Water supply is abundant for irrigation.

Compensation package is obviously based on experience and compatibility with the job requirements. Salary base package range is from $45,000 to $65,000 depending on the match and fit. Benefits include hospitalization insurance ,dental insurance option, mileage re-imbursement or vehicle, clothing allowance , vacation and training stipend.

  • Optional offering > Greenskeeper/Consultant only ---responsible only for greens condition and care . Remainder of grounds and equipment would not be a part of the responsibility. Support staff supplied as needed for the greens only requirements . Aeration/tineing can be a part of scope or can be jobbed out. Under this model the role could be ideal for someone looking to not be an overall superintendent but focus on greens only and obviously the demand would be much less in the off season. Compensation could be a contract or be paid on an as performed basis.

Looking to fill one or the other positions by February 12th, 2018



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