Ideal candidate will possess a positive attitude and the ability to work well independently and with others. Candidate should be organized, clean and honest. The intern can expect to gain experience in all facets of the operation with emphasis on crew management, chemical / fertilizer applications/scheduling and construction experience.
In addition to day-to-day golf operations, in August 2022, Knollwood Club will embark on a renovation project including the following:
Construction of new bunkers utilizing Better Billy Bunker system
Regrassing of fairways
USGA Green Construction
Housing is provided on-site and with-in close proximity to public transportation to easily reach Chicago. Interns will also receive uniforms, meals when the clubhouse is open, golf privileges, pro shop discounts and year end bonus. In addition, all interns will be paid to volunteer at a professional tournament or high-end amateur event.
About Knollwood Club
Founded in 1924 on 250 acres in Lake Forest, Illinois, Knollwood Club is one of the premier country clubs in Chicagoland. The centerpiece, however, of the Club is the Colt and Alison designed 18-hole par 72 golf course chosen several times as a championship level course for USGA and PGA events. Knollwood Club was the site of the 1956 U.S. Amateur Championship, the 1982 U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship, and the 1986 PGA International Cup. Most recently, Knollwood Club co-hosted the 2012 U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship.