Currently, Oak Hill is looking to fill 2024 internship positions. Individuals selected, will be a core member of our team and have ample opportunities to advance their education at Oak Hill. Students who possess a great work ethic, a positive attitude, and the ability to work as team player will gain substantial experience managing two championship golf courses at the highest level. The internship program has been solely focused on providing our interns with the necessary tools to advance their career. Interns will be given detailed training and guidance into all facets of golf course management with a strong focus on the following:
- Exposure in maintaining both USGA Bentgrass greens and Poa/Bentgrass push-up greens.
-Calibration, chemical and fertilizer application experience
-Irrigation Troubleshooting and repair
-Numerous agronomic and cultural practices
Oak Hill Country Club is a 36-hole facility located in Rochester NY. Both championship courses are designed by storied architect, Donald Ross, and the East Course is consistently ranked as a top 25 course in the country and one of the greatest venues for championship golf. Oak Hill hosted the 2023 PGA Championship and has been selected to host the 2027 US Amateur. In August of 2019, the East Course went through an extensive restoration project led by architect Andrew Green. The successful completion and reopening of the East Course in May of 2020 has led to a Master Plan for the West Course that will be led again by Andrew Green.
The past championships that Oak Hill Country Club has hosted include:
U.S. Amateur (1949, 1998, 2027), U.S. Open (1956, 1968, 1989), U.S. Senior Open (1984), PGA Championship (1980, 2003, 2013, 2023), Senior PGA Championship (2008, 2019), Ryder Cup (1995)
An internship at Oak Hill in 2024 presents a unique opportunity for the right individuals who embrace our motto of “Be The Best”. In addition to filling internship positions, Oak Hill is in the process of building our team for the future, and always have placed a strong emphasis on promoting from within. Interns will have the opportunity to move up in our organization and become an integral part of our team. An internship at Oak Hill Country Club is an exciting and significant opportunity for young turf professionals.
Prefer at least 1 year of golf course maintenance experience, however not necessary.
Individual who possesses a positive attitude, passion for the turf industry, a strong desire to learn and a desire to be a team player within the staff.
Additional Salary Information: Overtime available
About Oak Hill Country Club
Oak Hill Country Club is a 36-hole facility located in Rochester NY. Oak Hill is also the only Club to have hosted three PGA Championships, the Ryder Cup, three United States Opens, two United States Amateurs, the United States Senior Open and two Senior PGA Championships. Future site of the 2023 PGA Championship and the 2027 United States Amateur. Our grounds department is made up of 60 employees peak season. Our staff is hardworking and dedicated to exceeding the expectations of our members and their guests on a daily basis.