Assistant Golf Course Superintendent at Hilands Golf Club

Contact Info
Peter Grass
1 (406) 855-6440
1 (406) 248-2007
Hilands Golf Club
714 Poly Dr.
Billings, MT 59102
United States
B.S. Degree

This is a hands-on position which will work closely with the Superintendent in all areas of the facilities maintenance. Major areas include, but are not limited to, bunker maintenance, course set-up, crew supervision, mowing, fertility/pesticide calibration and applications, irrigation system operation, scheduling and repair, tree maintenance, renovations and special projects.

Salary: $15.00 - $16.00 Hourly
Duties: Golf Course Maintenance, Trees & Shrubbery, Fertilizer/Pesticide Applications
Benefits: Paid Annual Vacation Leave, Expense involved in attending the GCSAA Education Conference & Golf Industry Show, Bonus Plan, Expense involved in attending local education seminars, Golfing Privileges, Facility pays for expenses associated with interviewing (i.e. travel and hotel), 401(k), GCSAA Membership Dues, Uniforms/clothing allowance, Paid Health Insurance, Chapter Dues, Paid Dental Insurance

Application Deadline: Jan. 15, 2014     Date Position is Available: 03/01/2014

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Peter Grass, CGCS
714 Poly Drive
Billings, Montana 59102

Email:     Phone: 406-855-6440 (questions)
Fax: 406-248-2007      URL:

GCSAA Member: Required
Education: 2-4 year turfgrass degree or certificate program. May substitute considerable experience.
Experience: At least 2 or more seasons working on a course maintenance staff necessary. Rain Bird central control experience preferred.
Special Skills: The superintendent is a Director of GCSAA and the Assistant is expected to be responsible for course maintenance and staff scheduling during his travel away from the facility (approx. 30 days/yr). Being self motivated with a very strong work ethic and attention to detail is a must. Ability to obtain a MT pesticide applicators license within 3 months of hiring. Reasonable golfing ability. Arboriculture skills a plus.

Course Information
The Hilands Golf Club is a 90 year old, 45 acre, Private 9 hole facility located in the heart of Billings, MT. Players are challenged by tight fairways and the over 600 trees on the property.
Course Operation: Private Membership
Annual Rounds: 13,000
Maintenance Budget: $250,000 to $499,999
Number of Holes: 9 Holes
Irrigation System: Central Control
Course Yardage: 3,100
Primary Grasses:
Greens: Creeping bentgrass
Tees: Kentucky bluegrass
Fairways: Kentucky bluegrass