Assistant Superintendent - Madden's on Gull Lake

  • 03 Oct 2022 10:53 AM
    Message # 12940687

    Madden's is an award-winning resort, located on more than 1,000 acres, that anticipates the wishes and desires of vacationers and offers them fantastic golf, upscale dining, lakeside spa, tennis, activity programs for children, biking, shopping, and art gallery with painting classes and almost every kind of on-the-water recreation possible in Minnesota, including fishing. Madden’s has distinguished itself by an emphasis on gracious hospitality, quality and diversity. Our philosophy, is simply to provide the best that Minnesota has to offer. Madden’s is currently seeking a full time Assistant Superintendent - Resort Grounds who will be responsible for the planning and executing of daily mowing, detail work and horticulture of all resort grounds, to include the installation and maintenance of irrigation systems for resort grounds.

    Duties and Responsibilities:

     Over see the resort grounds maintenance operations to include all horticulture and grounds.

    • Responsible for overseeing the Grounds Foreman and Horticulturist in the following duties:
      • Operation of Toro utility vehicles.
      • Observe and report any landscape issues or needs to the Horticulturist.
      • Responsible for spring grounds clean up and mulching of landscape beds in cooperation with the horticultural staff and resort grounds staff.
      • Fertilization and broadleaf weed control of all turf grass areas.
      • Maintenance and improvement of all resort grounds irrigation systems with the goal of no water on structures and implementation of drip irrigation where possible.
      • Plan and oversee the weekly mowing of all turf grass areas. Twice weekly in high profile areas and high growth periods. To include croquet lawn, lawn bowling lawn and owners’ homes.
      • Utilize chemical edging wherever possible to reduce hand trimming.
      • Complete the scheduling of work for the grounds crew to include having grounds crew assist horticulture team in the watering of flowerbeds.
      • Maintenance of all swimming beaches, volleyball courts and horseshoe pits.
      • Installation and maintenance of designated docks.
      • Detailing of resort grounds on a daily basis to include all hard surfaces, entrances and landscaped and turf grass areas.
      • Tree removal and clean up.
      • Minor repair and maintenance of parking lots and parking stops.
      • Fall preparation for winterization of grounds and irrigation system.
      • Operates equipment safely and is aware of associates and their prospective work areas.
      • Maintains flexibility to take on new and different tasks as directed by the Golf and Grounds Superintendent.
      • Incorporates safe work practices in job performance and assures that work under your supervision is also done in a safe and workmanlike manner.
      • Attend training and staff meetings.
      • Regular and reliable attendance.
      • Performs other duties as required.

    Required Experience:

    • 4 plus years’ experience of previous property ground maintenance management
    • High School Education
    • Non -commercial pesticide license or ability to acquire the licensure within 6 month of hire

    Physical Demands:     Regularly stands, walks, stoops, kneels and sits.  Regularly uses hands, reaches with arms and hands above the shoulder, talks or hears.  Occasionally climbs, balances, crouches, crawls, tastes, smells, digs and shovels. Regularly lifts up to 50 pounds. Occasionally lifts up to 100 pounds or carries 5 gallons of water.

    Environment/Noise:  Occasionally works near moving mechanical parts, fumes and/or airborne particles.  Frequently works in outdoor weather conditions.  Noise level is moderate to loud.

    Safety Equipment:  Safety glasses, hearing protection, hard hat with visor, gloves, tyvek suit as needed for assigned task.

    Certificates/Licenses:            Valid Driver’s License. 

    Madden's on Gull Lake is an EEO/Affirmative Action/M/F/Veteran/Disabled Employer

    Last modified: 03 Oct 2022 10:55 AM | LUCIAN GREENINGER

PO Box 2028
Maple Grove, MN 55311
Office: 651- 324 - 8873

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