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Golf Course Internship - Jackson Hole Golf & Tennis Club

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Date: Mar 12, 2017

Location: Jackson, WY, US

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts. You're someone who pushes boundaries and challenges the status quo. You're brave, ambitious and passionate in everything you do. And we want you on our team. Pursue your fullest potential and never settle in the quest to deliver extraordinary guest service. Join one of the world's 50 most innovative companies as named by Fast Company, and re-imagine a mountain resort experience with us. Welcome to Vail Resorts. Reach Your Peak.

Do you love working outdoors? Do you need to complete an internship for a golf-related degree? Are you interested in working and living next door to Grand Teton National Park, ensuring that each of our golf club guests has an Experience of a Lifetime? Are you looking for an Experience of a Lifetime? If you answered, “Yes” to these questions, this position is great for you!

Interns, under the supervision of the assistant superintendent, perform and lead the grounds crew with the tasks involved in golf course maintenance; learn semi-skilled construction and maintenance work; operate small hand-powered equipment; and perform work involving large equipment such as tractors, sprayers, loaders and mowers. Each Intern may be have a project associated with their internship and will work closely with the Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent to ensure this is complete to the satisfaction of the intern’s respective institution.

The “must haves” for this position include:

  • Enrolled in a 2 year, 4 year, or certificate program in Golf Course Management, Turf Management, Agronomy, Horticulture or closely related field.  
  • Physical strength, stamina and agility.
  • Must have current valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to follow oral and written directions.

We prefer that you additionally have the following skills / experience, but it is not required:

  • Previous work experience in landscape or golf course maintenance capacity.
  • Working knowledge of and ability to properly use hand tools, power tools and mowing equipment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Self-motivation and ability to work well with others will benefit a person in this position.
  • Must possess a strong work ethic and willingness to learn.

Come golf where nature plays in the shadows of the Tetons. Our team is dedicated to providing a one of a kind golf experience for members and guests alike. Help us create the excellent playing conditions, player services, amenities, and delicious food that make us the locals' club. We are committed to environmental stewardship and sustainability through zero waste, energy and water conservation, green dining and retail, volunteerism, and education. With spectacular views and a great location between Grand Teton National Park and the town of Jackson, the Jackson Hole Golf & Tennis Club offers an amazing place to live and work in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. www.vailresortscareers.com

 

Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

Requisition ID 132312


Nearest Major Market: Wyoming

Job Segment: Intern, Entry Level

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