Vanderbilt Country Club is looking to hire a hard-working, highly motivated individual beginning their career in the golf course management industry. The golf course intern will work closely with all members of the golf maintenance staff to gain experience in all facets of golf course management. Duties will include, but are not limited to: daily golf course setup, fertilizer and pesticide applications, sprayer and spreader calibration, irrigation troubleshooting and repairs, aggressive summer cultural practices, small project management, and crew management. The experience gained should allow the intern to successfully transition into a full-time entry-level position within the industry after completing their education.
Currently enrolled in or recently completed a two- or four-year turfgrass management program.
Golf course experience is a plus
Seeking team members who are driven, dependable, hardworking, and interested in advancing their experience and applying their education in beautiful Southwest Florida.
Additional Salary Information: Uniforms, Lunch, Golfing Privileges, Housing and a Great Learning Experience
About Vanderbilt Country Club
Vanderbilt Country Club is, a Gorden L. Lewis-designed course built back in 1999 originally. We are a private, member-owned facility with 18 holes of championship golf. In the summer of 2015, Kipp Schulties came in to do a full restoration and redesign. Vanderbilt Country Club is unique and striking, resulting in a course that is creative, challenging, and a true pleasure to play. Our course offers exciting challenges for both the novice and experienced golfer. We do about 51,000 rounds annually with most of that coming in the heart of season January-April. We maintain Tif-Eagle Greens, Celebration Bermudagrass, and Platinum Paspalum.