Turf Intern

D'Arcy Ranch Golf Club
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March 20, 2018
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Established in 1989 and located in Okotoks AB, the D'Arcy Ranch Golf Club is a pristine 18-hole public golf course with a balanced design that maintains harmony with the tree-lined ravine, escarpments, slopes and water.

Description of Role
D'Arcy Ranch Golf Club is looking for a hardworking, motivated student, currently enrolled in a Turfgrass program, to join the Turfcare team. Working closely with the Superintendent and Assistant Superintendents, the Turfcare Intern will be highly involved in the day to day operations. The successful candidates will be required to submit pertinent information, including goals and objectives, pertaining to their internship requirements prior to the start of employment so that the management team can ensure successful completion.
Responsibilities and Duties

Responsibilities of the Turfcare Intern will be tailored to best suit the candidate, but will include some or all of the following:

Conducting cultural practices including fertilizing, topdressing, watering, and chemical applications

Assist with irrigation repairs and maintenance

Assist in the training and supervision of staff

Carry out smaller scale construction and renovation projects

Involvement within IPM programs

Learning all aspects of Golf Course Maintenance

Desired Experience

Applicants for position should posses the following qualifications:

Currently enrolled in a Turf Management Diploma/Degree program

Previous Golf Course maintenance experience

Willingness to learn and work in a team atmosphere

Strong work ethic, enthusiastic, and self-motivated

Compensation and Perks

Competitive Hourly Wage (Negotiable)

Clothing Package

Meal Discounts

Golfing Privileges

Continuing Education Opportunities

Enjoyable Working Environment

Additional Details

Please submit a cover letter and  resumes to  Michael Roberts, miker@darcyranchgolf.com., no later than March 31, 2019. All resumes are held in confidence.

Thank you for your interest. Only selected candidates will be contacted.

Ready to Apply?

Michael Roberts
(403) 938-6282