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Assistant Superintendent Posted On:Oct 12, 2021

Name of Company: Capilano Golf and Country Club

Company Description:

Capilano is a private 18-hole facility located in beautiful British Columbia. Constructed in 1938 by esteemed Canadian golf course architect Stanley Thompson, Capilano is continually ranked in the top 10 golf courses in Canada and ranked in the top 100 golf courses in the world outside the United States. Capilano is open to play year round, with the majority of the 32,000 rounds/year played between April and October. Capilano is committed to continually restoring and improving the golf course, as part of a Course Long Range Master Plan that has been in place for several years. Following a full greenside bunker renovation in 2020 with the installation of the Better Billy Bunker liner, the club has plans to undertake further major renovation work over the next five years. This work includes a new Pro Shop/1st Tee/Putting green complex, the installation of a new irrigation system, completion of eight remaining green surrounds, and continued tree removals as part of the clubs Tree Management Plan. Working from a state of the art staff Maintenance Facility that was constructed in 2011 and a new Fleet Maintenance Facility that was completed in early 2017, our high performance Course and Grounds team is comprised of up to 38 employees who love to work outdoors, enjoy being in the company of others, and who take pride in their work.

 

West Vancouver, British Columbia. The course is surrounded by mountains with access to hiking, mountain biking and skiing, and is located less than 20 minutes from downtown Vancouver. Continually rated as one of the best cities in the world to live, Vancouver is known for being modern and safe, and has great amenities such as numerous beaches, Stanley Park forest and quick access to the North Shore mountain range.

 

Position to be Filled: Assistant Superintendent

Position Description:

Capilano Golf and Country Club is looking for a motivated, positive and enthusiastic individual who wants to further their career and reach their potential.

The Assistant Superintendent position is an integral part of the five-person Course and Grounds leadership team, and is an ideal position for someone looking to develop their leadership and management skills in preparation for becoming a Golf Course Superintendent.

This leader will be responsible for aiding in overseeing the maintenance, operation and management of the golf course and associated grounds and facilities. 

He/she is also responsible for any facets of staff management excluding tenured technical staff within the department. In the absence of the Course Superintendent and Senior

Assistant Superintendent he/she is expected to make decisions and fill those responsibilities.

 

Qualifications:

An individual who has:

  • Graduated with a degree or two-year diploma from a recognized institution and turfgrass related field,
  • 3 years minimum working on a golf course
  • Desire to secure a management role and eventually become a Golf Course Superintendent.

 

Resume Submission Deadline: Nov 01, 2021


Contact Information

Name: Stuart Sheridan

Position: Course Superintendent

Name of Company: Capilano Golf & Country Club

Address 1: 420 Southborough Dr

City: West Vancouver

Country: Canada

Province: ON

Postal Code: V7S 1M2

Telephone: 604.913.6338

E-mail: stuarts@capilanogolf.com