Superintendent Hall of Fame Tennis Club

Monday, November 23, 2020 11:30 AM | NESTMA Office (Administrator)

Job Title: Superintendent Reports To: SVP – Tennis Operations Department: Hall of Fame Tennis Club

Date: November 2020 

Position Overview 

The Superintendent leads the daily maintenance and grounds management of the International Tennis Hall of Fame Campus. The Superintendent will manage Asst. Superintendent and hire seasonal staff.  

Key Roles and Responsibilities 

Responsible for all phases of the Grounds Maintenance, Agronomic Operations, budget  management and personnel. 

Oversees the care and maintenance of the grounds, ornamental plants, shrubs, and trees on  the facility grounds. 

Provides detailed annual plan for the tennis courts and the designated landscaping areas.  Includes rotational design to provide facility with appropriate atmosphere. Recruits, supervises, and retains grounds staff. Conducts employee performance  evaluations. 

Supervises and participates in the application and recording of chemical applications  (fertilizers and pesticides) on the Club's grounds in compliance with all local, state, and  federal regulations. 

Supervises and controls all maintenance expenses associated with Tennis Operations,  including payroll, supplies, chemicals, and fertilizers. 

Develops annual operating budget and plans for maintenance and capital improvement  projects. 

Maintains records and completes required reporting. Order parts, supplies and equipment  as needed. 

Schedules maintenance practices around play and tennis outings to maximize efficiency and  minimize disruption to players. 

Manages all Vendor Relationships in conjunction with the grounds maintenance.

Perform necessary maintenance on all equipment and tools  

Experience Requirements 

10 Years as Superintendent or 1st Assistant Superintendent 

2-year Degree or Certificate in Turf Management (or related field, like agronomy,  horticulture, plant science, soil science).

Knowledge of management and maintenance of grass tennis courts or similar Knowledge of use and operating standards of equipment and tools used in grass tennis  facility management and maintenance work. 

Skill in recruiting, supervising, training, monitoring, evaluating and motivating personnel.

Interpersonal skill to resolve conflict and work with supervisors, employees, members, and  the general public. 

Knowledge of safe use, mixing and application of chemicals and commercial products.

Knowledge of the game of tennis, tennis rules and methods of play. 

Ability to anticipate personnel, equipment, and material requirements related to tennis  facility maintenance and repair assignments. 

Pesticide Application License 

Advance computer skills required for financial reporting and control of operations, including use of Microsoft Office Suite. 

Direct Reports 

Asst. Superintendent 

Seasonal Staff 

Compensation Package 

$80,000+ Salary Based on Experience 

Health + Dental Insurance 

Vacation, Holiday, Personal and Sick Pay 

Company Retirement Plan

International Tennis Hall of Fame
194 Bellevue Avenue, Newport, RI 02840
Office: 401.849.5329



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