The Links at Spanish Bay is looking for a passionate turf student/graduate to fill the role of Assistant-In-Training. Applicants must possess a willingness to work, with an interest and belief in learning the industry from a hands-in the-dirt perspective.
The chosen assistant-in-training will be involved in all aspects of golf course maintenance. This is not a management position. However, proven ability and a strong work ethic will be rewarded with increasing levels of involvement. This includes responsibilities such as leading crews, irrigation installation and troubleshooting, chemical application/calibration, and review of course budgeting. Ideally, candidates should be willing to commit for a year or more in order to learn course operations through all seasons. We are open to discussing short-term options as well (3-month,6-month, etc.) and encourage any interested party to apply. This position has served as an excellent steppingstone for those seeking to be an assistant superintendent in the near future.
What Can You as a Student/Recent Graduate Expect? -Full exposure to all aspects of golf course maintenance -Precision irrigation management -Tournament experience will be plentiful. All four of the Pebble Beach Company courses host numerous tournaments throughout the year, most notably the AT&T Pro-Am annually in February. -Participate in the set-up and hosting of the first U.S. Women’s Open in PBC history July 2023 -Network with a tight-knit group of Superintendents in the Monterey Peninsula & the greater Bay area. -Opportunities to work with one the leading independent turfgrass research scientists in the world, performing numerous trials right here at the Links at Spanish Bay. -Brand new full fleet Toro lease -Numerous capital improvements and renovation projects in near future
-Uniforms, boots, and other gear provided.
-Transitional housing at the Canary Cottage, located behind the famed 18th green at Pebble Beach Golf Links available for 2022
No formal turfgrass education is required to apply. A 2-year turf certificate or 4-year degree is preferred. Current students working towards completing a degree are strongly encouraged to apply.
Prior internships or turf maintenance experience is preferred.
All interested parties must submit a resume, cover letter, and references to:
Assistant Golf Course Superintendent- Links at Spanish Bay
About Pebble Beach Company- The Links at Spanish Bay
For over a century, friends and family, celebrities and athletes, world travelers and locals alike, have all flocked to Pebble Beach Resorts. This stunning slice of California’s Monterey Peninsula is a wondrous place that we are proud to share. Pebble Beach Company, headquartered in Pebble Beach, California, owns and operates the world-famous Pebble Beach Resorts, including The Lodge at Pebble Beach, The Inn at Spanish Bay and Casa Palmero at Pebble Beach. The company also operates four renowned golf courses: Pebble Beach Golf Links, Spyglass Hill Golf Course, The Links at Spanish Bay, Del Monte Golf Course and the newest addition The Hay.
Its other famed properties include scenic 17-Mile Drive, The Spa at Pebble Beach, Pebble Beach Golf Academy & Practice Facility and Pebble Beach Equestrian Center. It annually hosts premier events such as the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, TaylorMade Pebble Beach Invitational presented by DELL Technologies, Pebble Beach Food & Wine and PURE Insurance Championship Impacting The First Tee. Pebble Beach Golf Links has hosted six U.S. Opens, five U.S. Amateurs, one PGA Championship and numerous other tournaments.