Assistant Superintendent job position available at Gateway National GL

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Job opening: Assistant Superintendent position available at Gateway National Golf Links

18 Golf Dr.

Madison, IL 62060

Gateway National is a high end 18 hole public golf course located in Metro East St. Louis.  The course is a Keith Foster design and opened in 1998.  It is a 7100+ yard, par 71, links style course with 44 acres of bent grass greens, tees and fairways.  Our main focus is to produce tournament quality conditions on a daily basis.

Qualified candidates will have the following:

  • 2 year degree or certificate in turf or related field (preferred)
  • 3+ years golf course maintenance experience
  • Ability to possess an IL state pesticide License within 60  days
  • Knowledge of pesticide/fertilizer application, safety and calibration
  • Knowledge of irrigation maintenance and repair
  • Be self motivated and continually thinking of ways to help improve course conditions
  • Have a strong work ethic
  • Eager to develop and advance professionally as a turf grass manager

Responsibilities Include:

  • Training employees of proper procedures, safety and methods of maintaining the golf course
  • Assist superintendent with all fertilizer/pesticide applications and record keeping
  • Assist with scheduling and maintenance of irrigation system
  • Completes daily tasks alongside grounds crew as needed(mowing, cutting cups, hand watering, etc.)


  • $37,000 – $39,000 (BOE)
  • Insurance allowance
  • Clothing allowance
  • Golf privileges

To apply, email resume or call:

Steve Leach – Superintendent – – (636) 221-3085