2022 Internship - Spirit Hollow Golf Course, Burlington, IA
Spirit Hollow is located in Southeast Iowa, and it lays on a truly breathtaking property. Spirit Hollow is a daily fee golf course and allows everyone to experience championship level conditions. Ranked annually by both Golf Digest and Golfweek as one of the best courses in the state of Iowa.
Spirit Hollow is now accepting resumes for the 2022 summer season. We our seeking individuals who are eager to learn all aspects of golf course maintenance. Interns will work under the supervision of the golf course superintendent and will need to obtain an Iowa pesticide license. Free housing and work shift lunches are provided.
Interns will be a vital part of our team here at Spirit hollow and will gain valuable experience in:
Irrigation repair and operation
Pesticide and Fertilizer applications
Topdressing of greens, tees, and fairways
Aerification – core, solid, and venting
Managing small crews
Managing small project
Scouting and TDR use
Flower & Plant material management
All proper mowing practices
Cross Training experience with other departments. We will give you a snapshot of the golf operations, food & beverage, and hospitality departments. This will be invaluable instruction that can give you advantages as you start your career.
Obtain Iowa pesticide license
Enrolled in 2-4 year degree in: Horticulture, Agronomy, Ag Science, Landscaping, Turfgrass or related field.
75-day minimum working days
Additional Salary Information: All Interns are afforded:
•Lunch during shifts
•Discounted meals & merchandise
•Monthly intern/staff mixers
•Use of hiking trails
•Monthly golf clinic by professional
Hourly wage: $14.00 (minimum 10 hours OT)
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