2nd Assistant Superintendent, Assistant in Training, Other
Founded in 1920, Saucon Valley Country Club is home to 3 Championship Golf Courses across 850 acres. Located an hour north of Philadelphia in the Lehigh Valley, Saucon Valley Country Club is a Top Platinum Club of America, has hosted 8 USGA events, and is the first club to host 3 U.S. Senior Open Championships (1992, 2000, & 2022).
Saucon Valley Country Club is seeking motivated individuals looking to excel in the golf course industry. Saucon Valley Country Club provides students with a comprehensive internship at an incredibly unique facility. Saucon Valley Country Club will motivate you to get the most out of your internship and help you achieve your career goals.
Students are encouraged to ask questions and participate in daily discussions about course management, projects, agronomic and cultural practices. With 60 holes of golf, students will experience all aspects of golf course maintenance such as, but not limited to,
- Experience maintaining bentgrass on USGA and push-up style greens, and maintaining Poa Annua Greens
- Staff management and training
- Assist with SVCC water management program
- Chemical/fertilizer applications and calibrations
- Irrigation installation, troubleshooting and repair
- Exposure to managing critical thinking at a multi course facility
- Learn basic equipment management practices
Students must be enrolled in a 2 or 4 year Turf Management (or related) program.
Goal-oriented individuals with the willingness to learn. The ability to communicate and be detail oriented. Confidence to make decisions and possess strong teamwork skills.
Additional Salary Information: Available On-Site Housing, Uniforms, Golf Privileges, Overtime
About Saucon Valley Country Club
Saucon Valley Country is a full-service private country club spanning 850 acres, offering Sixty holes of golf with three championship courses and a six-hole Short Course. Saucon Valley's Old Course most recently hosted the 2022 United States Senior Open Championship. There have been 30 successful superintendents and industry leaders that have cultivated, enhanced, and advanced their careers through our professional development program over the last 17 years.