The Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA), headquartered in Lawrence, Kan., is a leading golf organization and since 1926, has been the top professional association for the men and women who manage golf courses in the United States and worldwide. GCSAA’s mission is to serve its members, advance their profession and enhance the enjoyment, growth and vitality of the game of golf. Core to our mission statement are three guiding principles that allow us to serve our membership; educate, advocate, stewardship
Interested in working for a member-driven association whose passion is to provide environmental and sustainable solutions to protect and preserve the future of the game of golf? GCSAA’s Environmental Programs department is seeking an individual who is passionate about the environment and researching sustainable solutions for the golf course management profession. This position conducts scientific research to aid in the development of tools and resources focused on best management practices for environmental stewardship. This position will also stay current on environmental regulations impacting the golf course industry and frequently engage with GCSAA members and the scientific and academic communities.
Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Natural Resources, Environmental Science is preferred, but other fields or equivalent experience is also acceptable. Three to five years providing environmental or sustainable solutions strongly preferred. Candidates must have strong attention to detail, project management, oral and written communication skills, and the ability to translate technical language into clear and concise talking points. Candidates must also have a proven ability to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment while working on multiple, concurrent projects and ability to thrive in a collaborative, team-oriented culture. An attractive benefit package is provided, along with a salary range of $43,000 - $60,000. This position resides in Lawrence, KS. Applications will continue to be received until the position is filled. Applicants should apply online at www.gcsaa.org and select “Work for GCSAA.”
GCSAA is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled