This internship will be an excellent opportunity to be exposed to new USGA specification putting greens, Tif-Eagle putting green management program, Zoysia grass management, and daily golf course maintenance. Interns will work closely with the management team on (but not limited to) chemical applications, irrigation R&M, and seasonal zoysia/bermudagrass cultural practices.
Previous interns have moved on into either entry level assistant positions or technician roles. Currently on staff we have a former intern that we have promoted from within. Below are what a few former interns have had to say about their internship experience at Augusta Country Club.
“I feel like I definitely grew both professionally and personally while an intern at Augusta Country Club. Upper management are very cognizant of agronomy and also your potential to grow. Great team atmosphere and a great place to build lasting relationships.” -current Assistant Golf Course Superintendent
“I absolutely loved my time at Augusta Country Club. It was full of great experiences in the field alongside a great crew and managers.” -current Senior in Turfgrass Management
“My internship experience at Augusta Country Club provided me with a great learning experience. From the basics of walk mowing, changing cups, irrigation repairs, spraying pesticides/fertilizers, and many other cultural practices. The management staff gave me the tools during my internship to further develop my professional career.” -current 2nd Assistant at Augusta Country Club
Augusta Country Club in Augusta, Georgia was founded in 1899. ACC is an 18-hole private club originally designed by Donald Ross. Over the last 20+ years, the club has put a lot of time and focus into the golf course with renovations happening in 2001, 2017, and recently in 2022. In 2001, the club converted putting greens from Penncross to A-1 bentgrass. More recently in 2017, the club converted fairways/tees from 419 bermuda grass to Zorro zoysia grass along with a new HDPE irrigation system and Better Billy Bunkers. In 2022, the golf course was closed for putting green reconstruction and conversation to Tif-Eagle berumda grass. Along with the putting greens, extensive tree work, green side bunker construction, and green surround sand capping were completed as well.
Please send cover letters, resumes, and references to:
Currently enrolled in a Turfgrass Management Program, or related field. Will consider recent graduates and candidates considering Golf Course Management as a career.
Additional Salary Information: Free Off-site fully furnished housing, less than 5min drive to work, uniforms lunch provided Tuesday-Friday, every other weekend off, and flexible schedule (40-50 total hours each week)
About Augusta Country Club
Augusta Country Club in Augusta, Georgia was founded in 1899, is an 18-hole private club originally designed by Donald Ross.