The City of Melbourne seeks an energetic, motivated customer and results focused candidate to be the new Golf Operations Manager and the leader of our golf division team.
The successful candidate will demonstrate advanced knowledge of agronomy and turf grass management and a working knowledge of clubhouse operations principles and practices; be able to develop short and long-range plans and procedures for golf course maintenance programs and facilities; be skilled in supervising and scheduling all golf course clubhouse and maintenance activities to guarantee that turf maintenance needs, maintenance schedules, irrigation schedules, are being satisfied at both golf courses; have experience developing a budget and working within budget guidelines; be able to supervise personnel and manage performance expectations; and be skilled in the use of personal computer and various software applications and the internet.
Completion of Associate's or Bachelor's degree in golf administration, agronomy or horticulture with an emphasis on turf grass management; supplemented by specialized training in golf operations management; knowledge of current turf maintenance practices; and five years of supervisory experience in golf operations.
Must possess or obtain and maintain a valid State of Florida Driver License and Florida Chemical Spray License.
Deadline to apply: 6/9/2019 www.PlayMelbourneFL.org/golf City of Melbourne Employment Application is required. Equal Opportunity/Veteran’s Preference/Drug Free/E-Verify Workplace
About City of Melbourne
Melbourne is located on the east coast of Central Florida. Residents and visitors enjoy the beaches and proximity to major attractions. Melbourne is about 44 square miles with a resident population of 77,000, and a daytime population exceeding 100,000. The City of Melbourne is the economic engine of Brevard County, capitalizing on high-tech industries, location on the Space Coast and our established relationships with the region’s educational and research leaders. Melbourne’s historic downtowns provide ever increasing entertainment options and unique retail choices. Melbourne’s unparalleled natural amenities and a strong sense of community stewardship make the City one of the best places to live, work and raise a family. Melbourne residents represent a broad spectrum of demographics, from retirees and well-educated professionals to a large base of young families beginning their professional careers.