Job Opportunities Posted for one month
Vesper Hills Golf Club located in Tully, NY is looking for a Golf Course Superintendant.
The course has pop-up irrigation on all 19 greens, tees and the back 9 fairways. The front 9 fairways have twist-in heads. The course has under gone extensive renovations in the last 2 years and we are looking for a highly motivated, ambitious individual to continue with the work that has been done.
Ideally the candidate would have a Pesticide Applicators License, experience as a Superintendant or Assistant Superintendant, Mechanical experience, experience sharpening and maintaining mowing equipment, good personnel management skills, flexible work schedule during the season and a strong work ethic.
Please fax resume to 315-696-8541, or email it to Mark@IntegraSupply.com
Salary will be commensurate with applicantís experience/qualifications.
Full time Horticulturist posted 6/6/14
Assists in landscaping design, development and maintenance for all grounds in and around golf courses and Turning Stone Resort properties.
Duties & Responsibilities:
∑ Selects, propagates and grows plant materials for ornamental use on and around the golf course, and the interior/exterior of all Resort properties.
∑ Assists in developing and implementing flower bed designs and cultivates shrubs and flowers for the professional appearance of the golf courses and interior and exterior landscapes.
∑ Routinely installs and maintains low pressure irrigation systems for proper landscaping procedures.
∑ Provides direction to groundskeepers for the routine maintenance of ornamental plantings and ensures appropriate and safe application of pesticides and fertilizers, when needed.
∑ Implements/develops cost control approaches associated with the ordering and care of ornamentals plant material.
∑ Establishes, maintains and documents appropriate schedules of cleaning, pruning and fertilizing all potted plant materials and interior and exterior gardens.
∑Associateís degree in Horticulture, Landscape Design or a related field is preferred.
∑Previous experience in horticulture, commercial landscape design or closely related field.
∑ Knowledge of the characteristics, growth habit and proper cultivation of a wide selection of flowering bulbs and annual, biennial, and perennial plant materials including both herbaceous and woody plants.
∑ Knowledge of the characteristics and proper use of various fertilizers, soil conditioners and pest control methods and materials.
∑ Certification or licensing as a pesticide applicator is a plus.
∑ Must be available to maintain flexible schedule.
∑ Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills.
∑ Must possess the ability to diagnose and adhere to safety standards.
∑ Valid New York State driverís license (or ability to obtain one upon establishing residency).
∑ Occasionally requires working at heights up to 20 feet.
Must be able to frequently stand and/or walk for long periods of time.
∑ Repetitive use of the hands for constant pushing, pulling, fingering and grasping in the use of tools and equipment. Occasionally lift up to 75 lbs and frequently up to 20 lbs using proper lifting techniques.
Interested candidates can apply on-line by visiting www.turningstone.com/careers
Matt Falvo | Director of Golf & Grounds
Turning Stone Resort and Casino | 5218 Patrick Road, Verona, NY 13478