Cabot Citrus Farms

Cabot Citrus Farms

Assistant Golf Course Superintendent

Cabot Citrus Farms - Manager
Brooksville · FL
Facility Operations/Event Staff: Golf Course Management
About Cabot
Cabot is the developer and operator of a diverse collection of residential, resort, golf, and master-planned communities. The portfolio includes the renowned Cabot Cape Breton in Nova Scotia, with two acclaimed World Top 100 courses (Cabot Cliffs #10 and Cabot Links #39) and 72 rooms of award-winning accommodation. It also includes the much-anticipated Cabot Saint Lucia in the Caribbean, Cabot Revelstoke in British Columbia, Cabot Citrus Farms in Florida, Cabot Highlands in Scotland (Castle Stuart Golf Links ranks #72 in the World Top 100 courses), and most recently added Cabot Revelstoke. 

Cabot continues to build upon a legacy of excellence in golf, luxury residential offerings, and boutique resort lifestyle across each unique property where owners and guests have exclusive access to destination-specific experiences and an unparalleled quality of service.

Cabot Citrus Farms
Cabot’s first U.S. destination, Cabot Citrus Farms, is on 1,200 acres of rolling land and will include Cabot’s signature combination of world-class golf, luxury accommodations, and real estate opportunities. Opening in 2023, Cabot Citrus Farms will feature two revitalized 18-hole courses, a par-3 course, a new clubhouse, and extensive practice facilities. The property is a 50-minute drive from Tampa and an 80-minute drive from Orlando. While close to urban amenities, the property sits in the central-west region of Florida aptly known as the Nature Coast. Visitors will delight in one-of-a-kind experiences including exceptional hiking, biking, and nature trails at neighboring Withlacoochee State Forest, spring-fed rivers and bountiful lakes at Crystal River, and world-class fishing in the Gulf of Mexico.

Position Overview:
As the Assistant Superintendent at Cabot Citrus Farms, you will be accountable for the training, coaching supervision, and quality control of the Turf Care Team.  You will be responsible for overseeing all agronomic programs associated with our Audubon initiatives and in compliance with our Environmental Protection and Health and Safety Policy while leading and supervising project crews tasked with various golf course and resort enhancement projects.

Key Responsibilities
  • Report daily to the Golf Course Superintendent on course activities and assignment completion
  • Allocate resources and equipment for crews to ensure that all tasks are completed promptly.
  • Maintain accurate records for all nutrient management, IPM, irrigation, and environmental programs.
  • Implement accurate inventory management tracking concerning department resources and assets.
  • Exercise best maintenance practices and is client service-focused.
  • Participate in the company’s Occupational Health and Safety committee.
  • Assist and communicate with all other golf and resort operational departments.
  • Supervise, lead, and inspire teams to ensure all assignments are completed safely, efficiently, and to the company’s standards as they relate to all resort activities.
  • Perform additional duties as required.

  • Experience in Golf Course / Turfgrass Management
  • A diploma or degree in Turfgrass/ Golf Course Management or a related field
  • The ability to mentor, teach, coach, and motivate a team of 25 individuals.
  • The passion and ability to coordinate the day-to-day operations of a Golf Course Turf Care Department
  • A strong understanding of agronomic practices and how they relate to the game of golf.
  • The willingness to adapt to new methods and standards.
  • The ability to obtain a Florida pesticide applicator license within 90 days of employment.
  • The ability to analyze and solve problems; efficiently handle multiple duties under pressure with minimal supervision.
  • The ability to collect and analyze data and input into a report.

Physical Demands
  • Ability to spend long hours moving around, walking, sitting, standing, kneeling, reaching.
  • Exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 25 pounds of force frequently or constantly lift, carry, push, or otherwise move objects.
  • Ability to work outdoors in varying environmental conditions such as heat, cold and rain.
  • Ability to work with and around pesticides, fertilizers, equipment movement hazards, and misdirected golf balls.

Our greatest asset, and the key to our success, is our team. By attracting the most caring, engaging, and driven people in golf and hospitality, we have developed an incredibly positive and exceedingly vibrant culture. With a focus on the principles of the Golden Rule - treating others as we wish to be treated - the warmth, kindness and good nature of our team is ultimately what sets Cabot apart.  Work hard and be nice to people - it's as simple as that!

If your values align with the Cabot vision, we welcome you to apply and join our amazing team that is building this one-of-a-kind property!

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.