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2007 Graden Roller for Sale

New Drive roller, chain, sprockets and smooth roller bearings installed 2016

Honda engine one pull start

Still use weekly

$1900.00

Rick Lewis 

207-730-1982

GOLF COURSE SUPERINTENDENT OPENING FOR 2023 SEASON

MINGO SPRINGS GOLF COURSE   RANGELEY MAINE

 

https://www.mingosprings.com/

 

OVERVIEW

Responsible for the overall operation of golf course maintenance. These responsibilities include turf grass maintenance, property management, irrigation maintenance, pesticide applications and recording, personnel management,  and member relations. The golf course superintendent works to create an environment where staff is enthusiastic, with open communication and respect for themselves, members, guests, and the property. The candidate must be able to work within the Audubon Sanctuary Program guidelines.

 

BASIC FUNCTIONS

  • Directs and participates in the construction and maintenance of the grounds
  • Administers and enforces cart rules, regulations, and policies for staff
  • Is able to work independently and be a self-starting problem solver
  • Is able to work closely with pro shop personnel for play schedule and coordination of special projects

 

EXPERIENCE

  • Knowledge of maintenance and best practices for turf maintenance
  • Knowledge of equipment and the operation of tools used in golf course maintenance and construction
  • Knowledge of safe use, the mixing of chemical applications for commercial use, within Audubon Sanctuary Program limitations
  • Ability to anticipate equipment and material requirements related to golf course maintenance and repairs

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 3-5 years’ experience as a golf course superintendent or as a first assistant
  • Possess a valid driver’s license
  • Possess a current pesticide applicator’s license or able to be certified within three months of hire

 

BENEFITS

  • Playing and cart privileges
  • Paid necessary dues and meeting fees
  • Possible housing during work months
  • Salary commensurate with experience

 

To apply or for more information contact:

Kyle Ladd   info@mingosprings.com

Assistant To Superintendent Dutch Elm Golf Course, Arundel, Maine

Dutch Elm is a public 18-hole golf course located in Arundel Maine, currently searching for an individual to shadow and learn from our current head Superintendent, and then step into his role

as he retires at the end of the 2022 season. Dutch Elm has been family owned and operated since its inception in 1965 and has achieved its success through a mixture of hard work, dedication, passion, and clever problem solving, these traits along with a willingness to learn, and lead are what we are looking for in an ideal candidate.

Education/Experience

- Associates/Bachelor’s degree in Turfgrass Management or a closely related field

Special Requirements

Job Benefits

  • -  Ability to obtain a Maine pesticide applicator’s license within the 1st year of employment

  • -  Possess a valid driver’s license

  • -  Full golf playing privileges

  • -  Salary commensurate with experience

  • -  Fees for pesticide license paid for by golf course

  • -  Healthcare (After 90 Days)

Contact -
Jeff Hevey
Owner & Director of Golf Operations Phone: (207) 229-6674
Email: Jeffhevey72@yahoo.com

 

Assistant Superintendent Trainee 

Norway Country Club, Norway, Maine

 

Norway CC is a public 9 hole golf course that is currently seeking a dedicated individual eager to learn and improve their skills in golf course turf management. The ideal candidate is enthusiastic, professional, able to problem solve, and has the desire to become a leader. This position works closely with the acting Superintendent and Pro Shop Manager to ensure the best playing conditions and experience is provided to members and guests.

Education/Experience

  • Associates/Bachelors Degree in Turfgrass Management or a closely related field
  • Individuals with a degree/certificate or on track to graduate from a turfgrass management program are strongly encouraged to apply.
  • Experience is a plus, however, we are willing to train anyone that is motivated to learn 

Special Requirements

  • Ability to obtain a Maine pesticide applicator’s license within the 1st year of employment
  • Ability to safely operate typical golf course machinery and tools efficiently
  • Possess a valid drivers license

Essential Functions/Responsibilities (not limited to the following)

  • Basic irrigation repair and maintenance
  • Irrigation programming for nighttime watering. The ultimate goal is to utilize the irrigation system to effectively water the course at night. Thus, eliminating the manpower required for manual watering during the day. At times, spot watering may be required during the day
  • Basic equipment repair and maintenance
  • Mowing- push and riding
  • Weed whacking and leaf blowing
  • Chemical application with equipment once certification has been obtained
  • The Assistant Superintendent Trainee may serve in the Superintendent’s capacity during his/her absence. 
  • Assists in capital improvements to the golf course grounds
  • Participate in required duties for the opening of the course in the Spring as well as closing in the Fall
  • Cart path/bunker maintenance and repair
  • Course set up

Job Benefits

  • Golf course playing privileges- including cart and driving range
  • Fees for pesticide applicators license paid for by the golf course
  • Fees for applicable associations paid for by the golf course
  • Merchandise discounts

Contact

Randy Blouin

Director of Golf Operations

Norway Country Club

Email: USopen99@aol.com

 

Assistant Golf Course Superintendent

Augusta Country Club

Manchester, ME. 04351

 posted January 4, 2022

Summary:

Augusta Country Club is a private 18-hole golf course located in Manchester, ME. The course is designed by Donald Ross and Stiles and Van Kleek. ACC has a large clubhouse, two har-tru tennis courts, beach facility with docks on Cobboossee lake.

 

Qualifications:

 

Associate or certificate in turfgrass related field a plus or have experience of general golf course knowledge would be beneficial to the candidate but not required. General knowledge of the game of golf a plus

 

Candidate Responsibilities/Duties:

 

  • Work with course superintendent on daily responsibilities including but not limited to:
    • Course setup
    • General course mowing of greens, tees, fairways
    • Spraying pesticides and fertilizers
    • Help course superintendent with daily management of staff
    • Heavy equipment operation a plus
    • Irrigation troubleshooting and repair a plus
    • General course project experience a plus
    • Must be willing to work a rotating weekend schedule

 

Compensation:

 

Competitive, Commensurate with experience

Candidate is allowed to participate in health insurance program after 6 months

Golfing privileges

 

Please Contact:

 

Christopher Barnicoat

Golf Course Superintendent

chrisbarnicoat@augustacountryclub.org

207-441-6402

Houlton Community Golf Course

Golf Course Superintendent

posted January 3, 2022

General Summary of Position

Works with greens committee on the daily planning of work schedules and/or project/renovation tasks

Provides delegation and follow-up of jobs to crew members

Reviews and completes daily/weekly sign-in and attendance documentation

Plans and provides supervision of golf course project and renovation work

Identifies and trouble shoots various golf course problems including those related to the irrigation system

Provides overall supervision and maintenance of all landscaped areas

Responsibilities and Duties

Facilitates maintenance and repairs of equipment

Prepares daily worker’s assignments

Review and follow up on crew job assignments

Process daily time and attendance reports

Must be able to maintain good working relationships with other employees

 

Resumés can be emailed to houltongolf@gmail.com or mailed to PO Box 948, Houlton, Maine 04730

Golf Course Superintendent
Old Marsh Country Club

posted January 3, 2022

Overview : link here

Responsible for operation of the golf course operation and maintenance. The responsibilities include: turf grass/plant material maintenance programs, property/asset management, personnel management, budget/forecasting, financial management, member relations, scheduling/maintenance or irrigation systems, pesticide applications, related recordings, and compliance of regulatory issues. The Golf Course Superintendent works to create an environment where staff is involved and enthusiastic, with open communications and respect for themselves, members, guests and the property.

Basic Functions:

  • Responsible for all phases of Golf Maintenance and Agronomic operations, cost control, and personnel.
  • Works closely with, advises, and coordinates with the General Manager on any issues related to golf course maintenance.
  • Directs and participates in the construction and maintenance of the grounds.
  • Designs landscape plans for facility grounds and implements the plan.
  • Administers and enforces all Club rules, regulations and policies for staff.
  • Supports and assists with membership seminars and orientations.
  • Works closely with the GM to operate the Golf Course in a fiscally responsible and professional manner.
  • Must be able to work independently and be a self-starting problem solver.

Experience Required

  • Knowledge of management and maintenance of greens, fairways and roughs.
  • Knowledge of use and operating standards of equipment and tools used in golf course construction and maintenance work.
  • Skill in recruiting, supervising, training, monitoring, evaluating and motivating personnel.
  • Interpersonal skill to resolve conflict and work with supervisors, officials, employees, members and the general public.
  • Knowledge of safe use, mixing and application of chemicals and commercial products.
  • Knowledge of the game of golf, golf rules and methods of play.
  • Ability to anticipate personnel, equipment, and material requirements related to golf course maintenance and repair assignments.
  • Ability and knowledge to lay out irrigation patterns, drainage patterns, construct tees and/or greens.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years experience as a Golf Superintendent or 1st Assistant
  • 2-year Degree or Certificate in Turf Management (or related field, like agronomy, horticulture, plant science, soil science).
  • Computer skills required for financial reporting and control of operations, including use of Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Valid Driver's License.
  • Pesticide Application License
  • Prefer Certification by the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America

Essential Responsibilities

  • Oversees the care and maintenance of the turf, ornamental plants, shrubs, trees and wetlands on the facility grounds.
  • Directs and assists the staff on the planting of new vegetation, the replacement, spraying, pruning and trimming of trees and shrubs, the preparation of soil plant beds for aesthetically pleasing arrangements and tending to high stress areas.
  • Provides detailed annual plan for the various property levels and the designated landscaping areas. Includes rotational design to provide facility with fresh, eye-catching, interesting and pleasant atmosphere.
  • Manages an aggressive water usage tracking plan and irrigation systems and provides monthly reporting on retaining ponds, wells and other water source usage.
  • Recruits, supervises and retains maintenance staff. Conducts employee performance evaluations and exercises disciplinary action.
  • Provides technical, operational and safety training for employees to ensure that staff is working within OSHA, club safety, state and federal guidelines for safe working conditions.
  • Oversees subordinates in proper and safe operation and maintenance of mechanical and power equipment. Plans and budgets for additional or replacement capital equipment.
  • Supervises and participates in the application and recording of chemical applications (fertilizers and pesticides) on the Club's grounds in compliance with all local, state, and federal regulations.
  • Supervises and controls all maintenance expenses associated with Golf Course Operations, including payroll, supplies, chemicals and fertilizers.
  • Develops annual operating budget and plans for maintenance and capital improvement projects.
  • Maintains records and completes required reporting. Order parts, supplies and equipment as needed.
  • Schedules maintenance practices around member play and outings to maximize efficiency and minimize disruption to members.
  • Coordinates snow removal and winter maintenance activities when necessary.

Benefits

  • Salary commensurate with experience.
  • Company vacation policy for year round employees
  • Access to employer group health plan
  • Access to employer phone plan
  • Included green fees at all Resurrection Golf properties

 

 

 

 

 


 

 




EQUIPMENT FOR SALE

Ryan Core Harvester for sale

Asking $2500 with option for trades, specifically a John Deere or Toro sweeper

 

Contact: Jared Bristol
Jaredb@harrisgolfonline.com
207-740-7205


Recycled PVC Cart Signs
w/ Fibeglass Legs 14"x5"
no minimum
$24 each

Screened printed letters
Located in Damariscotta

Contact John email at 
jsskomo@gmail.com


Rolls of Rope
500' by 3/8 solid braid
$90 per roll - can ship for cost rot or mod

Poly Nylon mix- no cotton, no 
Colors available for extra cost

Contact John email at 
jsskomo@gmail.com

 
 

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