2015 Texas Turfgrass Conferences

 

Texas Turfgrass Summer Conference (file:///C:/Documents%20and%20Settings/Shirley/My%20Documents/2015%20Summer%20Conference%20for%20website NULL.pdf)

July 19-21, 2015             Moody Gardens Hotel (Galveston)

2015 Summer Conference Brochure

Texas Turfgrass Annual Conference & Show

Grand Hyatt and Gonzalez Convention Center

San Antonio          December 15-17, 2015

 

 

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Assistant Golf Course Superintendent — Westwood Shores Golf Course (Trinity)

Westwood shores Golf course is 18 holes semi—private designed by Carlton Gibson, in the early 1970’s,  within the Westwood Shores  Community, on Lake Livingston, near Trinity, TX (recreational fee’s assessed).  Ownership of the club was purchased by the Property Owners in 2012, who have been making consistent investment and improvements.  The golf course includes, Dwarf/miniverde greens, 419/ common tees and fwys.    Hunter-Legacy stand alone irrigation control.  All on an impressive, fun layout with many improvements planned for the future.

Position is hands on, lead the crew, irrigation repair maintenance, some shop/inventory management, spray as scheduled, alternate weekends, reports directly to golf course superintendent, Clayton Creel….. Entry level  or someone looking to get out to Lake Livingston area would be ideal.

2-4yr degree with TDA certification required

E-mail Cover letter and resume to : ccreel@westwoodshorespoa.com

Benefits include– employee health plan, 401K, golf privilege’s, marina access, salary DOE

 

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Assistant Golf Course Superintendent — The Campus Course at Texas A&M

The Campus Course at Texas A&M is currently seeking an experienced and motivated individual to fill the position of Assistant Golf Course Superintendent.  The job responsibilities include assisting in the direction of all maintenance activities, personnel management/evaluation, fertilizer/pesticide applications and their record keeping, irrigation repair as well as assisting with the purchasing and budget.  The ability to schedule, train, and supervise maintenance work to achieve the most efficient utilization of manpower and equipment is a must for this position.  The ability to effectively communicate and lead a crew is also a must for this position.

             A degree in Turfgrass Management or a related field is preferred but not required given an adequate amount of work experience in a comparable environment.  The candidate should have a minimum of 3 years golf course experience and possess a Texas pesticide license or be able to obtain one within 90 days of being hired.  The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, detail oriented, and possess a strong work ethic.  Basic knowledge of the use of turf equipment is a requirement for this position.  This position is a hands-on position and the ability to multi-task is a must.  Knowledge of the game of golf and the desire to provide the best possible playing conditions on a daily basis are a plus for this position.  The salary is based on experience and offers health, life, vision, and dental insurance as well as uniforms and dues for local and national associations.

The newly renovated Campus Course at Texas A&M opened for play in October 2013.  This multi-million dollar renovation included an 18-hole championship golf course, driving range, and a short game practice area for the Health & Kinesiology classes as well as providing us with a research area.  The course consists of (2) 007 Bentgrass greens, Celebration tees, fairways, and rough, along with 3.5 acres of MiniVerde Bermuda greens.  The irrigation system is the Hunter Pilot Decoder system with the course being one of a few test sites for this new irrigation system.  The club is managed by Sterling Golf and with an ever changing portfolio of courses, there will be opportunities to grow within the company for the right-minded individual.

Job Posted: May 11, 2015                                           Job Available: Immediately

Minimum experience: 3-5 years

Salary Range: $36,000 – $42,000 annually

Please submit all resumes to Steven Chernosky at schernosky@tamucampuscourse.com.

 

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First Assistant Superintendent — Panther Trail Golf Course (The Woodlands)

The Woodlands Country Club (www.thewoodlandscc.com (http://www NULL.thewoodlandscc NULL.com/)), has an excellent opportunity for you to join one of the finest private golf and country clubs in America.   The Woodlands Country Club is comprised of three exceptional private clubs in The Woodlands:  the Gary Player Course, the Palmer Course, and the Tournament Course.  The Robert von Hagge designed Tournament Course is home to the Insperity Invitational, which was recently named the top event on the Champions Tour.  The Panther Trail and Oaks Course are situated next to The Woodlands Resort and Conference Center and feature challenging layouts for both our members and their guests.

Sequoia Golf is looking for a qualified candidate to fill a position in our turf maintenance department on the Panther Trail Golf Course.  We are looking to fill our First Assistant Superintendent position.  He/she will help direct, lead and communicate all chemical and fertilizer applications, course projects, budgeting, employee training and maintain standards set and developed by the company.  The First Assistant will also maintain an inventory of and supervise the proper use of all pesticides, parts, materials and supplies as well as prepare clear and concise reports.  While attempting to insure the highest quality playing conditions for the members and their guests.

The Panther Trail Course is a Roy Case design with Tif Eagle greens, 419 Bermuda tees, fairways and rough.  The irrigation system is controlled by Toro and a Flowtronex pump station

The position is available immediately.

Benefits include – medical, dental, vision and life insurance, 401K program, vacation time, employee discounts, golfing privileges and local, state and national dues paid for.  Salary depends on experience.  Please contact Chris Hartman at chartman@canongategolf.com (chartman null@null canongategolf NULL.com) or 281-770-1326.

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Parks Technician I-III — City of Highland Village

 Full-Time $13.17 – $14.52/hour DOQ + Benefits

General Description:

Under direct supervision, the purpose of the position is to perform grounds and parks maintenance work for the city.  Employees in this class exercise appropriate safety precautions in operating assigned equipment to ensure personal, public, and personnel safety.  Position is responsible for assisting with various grounds care tasks, including establishing and maintaining cleanliness, order, and aesthetic appearance of assigned areas.  Incumbent works independently or as part of a work crew, depending on nature of assigned tasks.  Performs related work as directed.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED; supplemented by any previous experience that demonstrates ability to fulfill the physical requirements of the essential functions or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
  •  Valid Texas driver’s license with good driving record.

 How to Apply: Online at www.highlandvillage.org

or additional questions: Email Kimberly Lopez at klopez@highlandvillage.org

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

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