Assistant Superintendent

January 11, 2019 9:36 AM | Anonymous

Lake Barkley State Resort Park
Cadiz, KY

Lake Barkley State Resort Park is located in Western Kentucky near Cadiz Kentucky.  This Larry Packard designed 18-hole golf course has USGA greens with Penncross bentgrass turf.  Tees, fairways and primary rough are Tifway II bermudagrass and secondary rough is warm and cool season grasses.  More info can be found at:

Supervises, trains and assists a group of maintenance personnel in theperformance of routine care and maintenance work for an 18 or a 27-hole golf course under the direction of the Golf Course Superintendent II.Assigns and supervises mowing of all turf areas, and the performing of all agronomic practices required to manage a golf course.Inspects machinery and equipment to determine their operating condition and repair needs. Purchases supplies for the park and golf course. Performs public relations functions. Maintains operating records and makes reports of park and golf activities. Preparesreports, summaries and recommendations pertaining to golf coursedevelopment.

Some travel required for turf and department meetings and conferences.  Overtime and weekends required periodically.  Salary based on education and experience.

Educational Requirements

Minimum Education: Post secondary education, vocational or technical training in turf management, agronomy, horticulture or related field will substitute for the experience on a year-for-year basis.

Experience Requirements

Must have two years experience working in the field of golf course maintenance or turf management.

Special Requirements

Application Instructions: IMPORTANT - An official application must be completed prior to the application deadline of January 21, 2019 at 11:59PM EST and can be done at  Search for position Golf Course Superintendent I(organizational title for Assistant Superintendent).  Attaching your resume to the application program is encouraged but it DOES NOT REPLACE THE DETAILS IN THE APPLICATION.  THE APPLICATION MUST BE COMPLETED FULLY as that is the information evaluated by the Personnel Cabinet to determine if the applicants meet the minimum qualifications.  If you have problems with the application process, contact the Personnel Cabinet at (502) 564-8030. Please note that Lake Barkley State Resort Park is listed under Trigg County. You may choose more than one county by holding the Control Key and highlighting the counties in which you are willing to work. ***It is very important that you choose the county or counties you are willing to work on your profile.  

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Upon appointment, employees in this class may be required to maintain a valid driver's license and required to drive a licensed vehicle. This status may be necessary for the length of time in this class. If this is necessary it will be listed in the specific position description for that position. Applicants and employees in this job title may be required to submit to a drug screening test and background check. Applicants and employees in positions which perform job duties that may require contact with offenders in the custody or supervision of the Department of Corrections or with youth in the care, custody, or supervision of the Department of Juvenile Justice must meet qualifications pursuant to the federal PrisonRape Elimination Act, 28 C.F.R.115.17 and 115.317.THE COMMONWEALTH OF KENTUCKY DOES NOT DISCRIMINATE ON THE BASIS OF RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, NATIONAL ORIGIN, SEX, AGE, DISABILITY, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY, GENETIC INFORMATION OR VETERAN STATUS.REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS ARE PROVIDED UPON REQUEST. Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D. 

Job Benefits

Compensation is based on a 37.5-hour workweek, with compensated overtime. 5% salary increase after six-month probationary period.  Professional organization dues provided.  Benefits include uniforms, paid health and life insurance, ample vacation and sick leave, holiday pay, retirement and optional deferred compensation plan. State employee benefits information can be found at:

Date Job is Available

January 21, 2019


$32,042.40 - $42,656.25

Job Application Instructions

See special requirements

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