Last Update :2/5/2021

Wilmington Country Club in Wilmington, DE seeks Assistant Superintendent

Assistant Golf Course Superintendent Announcement

Wilmington Country Club is currently preparing to host the 2022 BMW Championship. In association with architect Andrew Green, renovations and additions are on-going to the Robert Trent Jones, Sr. designed South Course with the installation of Capillary Concrete to all bunker complexes and teeing grounds to contest the top 70 players on the PGA TOUR.

Wilmington Country Club continues to be one of the finest private country clubs in the United States, with a primary emphasis on meeting the desires of its members, their families and their personal guests. The Club’s property encompasses 335 acres, consisting of 36-holes of golf and practice areas, including the Dick Wilson designed North Course; racquets amenities with clay courts, grass courts, hard courts, paddle courts and squash courts.

We consistently look to add individuals with a deep rooted passion for our team’s growth towards our shared goals of success. With this mindset, we offer an environment of learning and supportiveness, strengthened not only by our professionals throughout the Club, but also the network of 1500 members to aid your career path.

Education: A four-year or two-year degree in Turf Management or similar field preferred.

Experience requirements: The candidate will have experience with irrigation and hand watering; chemical and fertilizer applications and calibration. The applicant should have proficiency in the use of varying computer programming and app-based software.

The ideal candidate will have had experience leading small crews including Spanish speaking abilities. Include any knowledge with surveying, heavy equipment operation and construction.

Position Description: The Grounds Department maintains a strong team centric atmosphere with emphasis on promoting from within, and placing assistants into superintendent roles managing our two golf courses or external opportunities. The successful candidate will gain experience with all facets of golf management, to include budgeting and project management. An example of this will include further tournament preparations in the fall of 2021; a tee through green renovation of the North Course, including a campus wide irrigation installation.

Job Benefits: Meals, uniforms, and all job specific and safety equipment provided. In addition, the employee will have access to the Club’s health, dental, vision and STD/ LTD coverage. A 401(k) retirement savings plan is also provided with a company match. Wilmington Country Club will also support all opportunities for growth to include local and regional seminars, along with tournament volunteering.

Qualified applicants should send their information to:

Jonathan Urbanski, Director of Golf Courses & Grounds

Sean Whiston, South Course Superintendent

Brett Snyder, North Course Superintendent

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