Turf Intern

Drayton Valley Golf Club
Published On:   
March 20, 2018
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As soon as possible
Our beautiful Semi-Private 18-hole course features tree-lined fairways and bentgrass greens. Each hole is unique, providing a variety of vistas and challenges for golfers of all skill levels.
Description of Role

We are looking for a hardworking, motivated student, currently enrolled in a Turfgrass Management Program to join our Turfcare Team.  While assisting the Superintendent, you will be involved in all day to day activities, assist in planning projects, gather pertinent data, and be involved with all facets of Golf Course Maintenance.  Please submit pertinent Internship information, goals, and objectives that will be required during your Internship with us to ensure that your goals can be met.  Please submit wage expectations and availability date also.

Responsibilities and Duties

Duties will vary on an as needed basis, but will include but not limited to the following:

Conducting cultural practices such as verticutting, grooming, topdressing, hand watering, moisture management, rolling, etc.

Assist with irrigation repairs and maintenance and scheduling

Small to medium size construction or renovation projects that may be conducted throughout the season

Course preparation for daily and tournament play, mowing and trimming requirements, staff supervision

Desired Experience

Currently enrolled in a Turf Management Diploma or Degree program

Previous Golf Course Maintenance employment of 1 year or more

Willingness to learn and work with our small team in a positive manner

Self-motivated, punctual, friendly

Compensation and Perks

Competitive Hourly Wage (to be negotiated)

Golfing, Driving Range, and Cart Privileges

Additional Details

Please submit a resume and covering letter indicating Internship requirements and wage expectations to Dale Ekman, daledvgc@gmail.com, SUBJECT: Internship, no later than March 20, 2019.  All resumes are received and retained in confidence.  

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

Ready to Apply?

Dale Ekman
(780) 542-4335