Interlachen Country Club (ICC) is accepting resumes for the position of Golf Course and Grounds Intern. The Golf Course and Grounds Intern will play a vital role on our Grounds Team by learning and focusing on golf course maintenance, pesticide application, and understanding the operation of the ICC grounds department. Learn more about us at workaticc.org.
Why you should work for us:
Salary: Interlachen Country Club prides ourselves on offering competitive compensation. The hiring rate for this position starts at $16.50/hr
Perks and Benefits:
Golf Course and Grounds Scholarship Opportunity
Golf Championship Volunteer Opportunity
Fees Paid for License (i.e.: MN Pesticide Applicators if applicable)
Participation and Certification in Future Leaders Program
Marty Chiropractic Team Member Rate
Team Member Pro Shop Discounts
Custom Quality Uniforms
Off on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Years
Daily Meals and Beverages Provided by our Renowned Culinary Team
Golf Course, Pool and Racquet Sport Access on Select Mondays
Team Member Appreciation Events
Team Twins Games
Team Member Appreciation Week
Team Bonding Outings
Job Available: April – September position, flexible to accommodate class schedules
What you should know about us:
Established in 1909, ICC is recognized among the preeminent private, family country clubs in the nation. The Club’s Donald Ross golf course, most recently ranked #59 on Golf Digest’s List of Top 100 Courses in America, has played host to several national and international championships. The hard work of ICC Team Members has established us as the top and most prestigious country club in the Midwest. Our very active membership keeps the day-to-day operations of golf, culinary, and athletics offerings inspiring and exciting.
We’re excited to have partnered with Andrew Green to recently develop a master plan for the golf course. Pending approval, a renovation is scheduled for 2023 that will encompass the golf course and capture the character put forth from Donald Ross’s original vision for the course.
Interlachen Country Club has also partnered with The Toro Company to be our official equipment supplier and maintain a fleet that is on the cutting edge of technological innovations. Our team is proud to “Run Red” and utilize the latest tools and equipment to maintain the course.
At ICC, we remain focused on our rich tradition of excellence, not only as a private club, but also with the growth and development of our team members. Our work environment is fast-paced, collaborative, flexible, focused on development of our team members, and mission oriented.
What you will do:
Golf Course Maintenance
Implement and execute daily maintenance schedule on championship level course
Golf Course Set Up – creating unique layout on a daily basis according to golf course conditions
Create practices necessary to maintain championship conditions
Lead and motivate small crews and projects
Obtain MN Pesticide Application License
Calibrate fertilizer spreader and sprayer
Apply pesticides: walking boom and riding sprayer
Fertilizer application: walking spreader and tractor spreader
Complete tasks and provide thorough record keeping
Irrigation System and Repair
Basic controller operation: Toro Lynx
Satellite operation: Toro Network VP
Pipe and irrigation head repair
Pump Station Operation: Flowtronics
Portable sprinkler set-up and hand watering techniques
Understand the entire operation thoroughly, including
Turf Management Plan
Landscape Management Plan
Budgeting Process: Operational and Capital Budgets
Golf Maintenance Policies and Procedures
Interlachen Country Club is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes all applicants.
Education & Experience
• Knowledge of the characteristics, growth habits and proper cultivation of a wide selection of flowering bulbs, annuals, biennials and perennial plant materials, including both herbaceous and woody plants.
• Knowledge of the characteristics and proper use of various fertilizers, soil conditioners and pest control methods and materials.
• May require current state certification or licensing as a pesticide applicator
Must be 18 years old
Live in our principals: Honesty, Enthusiasm, Anticipation, Respect, and Teamwork (HEART).
Self-Starter – (Able to see priorities and opportunities)
Ambitious – (Excited about new endeavors and not easily discouraged)
Detail-Oriented – (Take pride in the work that you do and the outcome it presents)
Passionate– (Genuinely enjoy the outdoors and everything that has to do with horticulture)
Active – (Loves being outdoors and working with their hands)
Additional Salary Information: Bonus offerings available
About Interlachen Country Club
Interlachen Country Club (ICC) is accepting resumes for the position of summer intern(s).
Established in 1909, ICC is recognized among the preeminent private, family country clubs in the nation. The club’s Donald Ross golf course, most recently ranked #58 on Golf Digest’s List of Top 100 Courses in America, was the home of the 1930 U.S. Open where Bobby Jones won the third leg of his Grand Slam. ICC has a very active membership which keeps the day-to-day operation of maintaining the golf course fun and exciting.