Summer Golf Course Intern

6 September 2022

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Country: USA
State: Massachusetts

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Summer Golf Course Intern
Golf Course in Winchester, Massachusetts is looking for a Summer Golf Course Intern.

Position Overview:
The 2023 Turf Internship position is a collaborative one with the Superintendent, Assistants & AITs. The position will strengthen the candidate’s agronomic knowledge and course conditioning expertise. The position will prepare the candidate for an Assistant-In-Training position here at Winchester or wherever the candidate would like to progress their career. The objective of the position is to educate the individual on the basics of turf management as well as how the course is set up for play each day. The individual is asked to absorb information pertaining to plant health, course conditioning, course set-up and learn to understand operational logistics. The position is designed to build the ground work and establish a foundation of agronomics (plant & soil science), infrastructure (drainage, irrigation piping & electrical components, pumphouse, buildings, transportation paths), be a part of course projects big & small, boost crew morale, understand weather & disease pressure forecasting and observations, cultural practices, moisture management, quality of cuts, and course set-up (tee locations, pin locations, green speeds and firmness, shot selection, how the course is played through the golfers viewpoint each day, fescue/rough/bunker playability) to name a few. The candidate will be immersed in educational and informative conversations relating to agronomics and course preparations with the Superintendent, Assistants & AITs. The candidates will experience all aspects of what it takes to be a great turf manager, and to provide the membership with the best possible golfing experience through unmatched golf course conditioning on a daily basis. The candidate will communicate with the Turf Team (Super, Assts & AITs) on the details of general maintenance performed on course and clubhouse grounds, and work with the Greenskeepers on upholding the expectations of the Grounds Department. The candidate will work side-by-side with the crew on their staff assignments, be responsible for irrigation/water needs to all surfaces and become an expert with plant health and conditioning. The candidate will have the opportunity to supervise the maintenance and performance of the practice facility and the 6-hole short course for a month, to put them in the shoes of a Superintendent. The operational maintenance planning, staff assignments, the fertility and plant health needs, course set-up, shuffling tasks around course play, watering needs, weed control, fescue maintenance and so on and so forth.

Requirements:
The candidate shall be enrolled or have the interest in enrolling in an accredited turf/horticultural/agricultural college or university certificate/degree program.
2 years golf course experience but are more than willing to train the right candidate who may have no experience.
A positive and can-do attitude.
A true team player.
The willingness to go above and beyond to create and maintain a renowned golf course in the region.
A thirst for knowledge, and the desire to keep advancing professionally and put in the time and effort to be fully prepared for their next stage in their career.

Compensation:
$17 – $18 per hour.
Free Housing.
Lunch Provided.
Uniforms.
Golfing Privileges.
Local/Regional Tournament Volunteer.

How to apply:
Please send your resume and cover letter to the email provided.

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