Golf Intern (Temporary)

Pebble Beach - Pebble Beach, CA4.6

Company Background

For nearly a century, friends and family, celebrities and athletes, world travelers and locals alike, have all flocked to Pebble Beach Resorts. This stunning slice of California’s Monterey Peninsula is a wondrous place that we are proud to share. Pebble Beach Company, headquartered in Pebble Beach, California, owns and operates the world-famous Pebble Beach Resorts, including The Lodge at Pebble Beach, The Inn at Spanish Bay and Casa Palmero. The company also operates four renowned golf courses: Pebble Beach Golf Links, Spyglass Hill Golf Course, The Links at Spanish Bay and Del Monte Golf Course.

Its other famed properties include scenic 17-Mile Drive, The Spa at Pebble Beach, Pebble Beach Golf Academy & Practice Facility and Pebble Beach Equestrian Center. It annually hosts premier events such as the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, TaylorMade Pebble Beach Invitational presented by DELL EMC, Pebble Beach Food & Wine and PURE Insurance Championship Impacting The First Tee.

Future site of the 2019 U.S. Open Championship, Pebble Beach Golf Links has hosted five U.S. Opens, four U.S. Amateurs, one PGA Championship and numerous other tournaments.

Job Summary

Develop the skills required to perform as an Assistant Superintendent. Must be self-motivated, dependable, and dedicated to working long hours as well as weekends and holidays. Utilizing a strong sense of urgency at all times. This is a transitional position to provide guidance for an individual’s growth and promotion in the golf course industry. Because PBC is an industry that stays open seven days a week, you may be scheduled to work holidays and weekends.

Essential Responsibilities

Proficiently perform all tasks on the golf course
Develop skills to lead, develop, and encourage staff development through leading by example
Perform accurate calibration, and application of fertilizers and chemicals
Work on small projects on course
Assist in the planning and application of all pesticides and fertilizers
Ability to work in a large team-oriented atmosphere
Develop skills to effectively manage, and supervise a crew of 20+ individuals to produce a high volume of productivity
Ability to oversee and manage any assigned special project
Ability to organize and lead monthly safety meetings with all Agronomy Staff Team Members
Ability to train employees to perform specific duties in a timely manner
Ability to lead and organize the golf course maintenance team in the absence of both the Golf Course Superintendent and the Assistant Superintendent
Assist with planning of agronomic practices on a weekly, monthly and annual basis

Familiarity with golf terminology, resort knowledge with the ability to answer questions pertaining to the resort
Ability to perform mathematical computations and calibrations.
Able to operate powered mowers, powered equipment, hand tools, tractors, utility vehicles and string trimmer
High school diploma and must be 18 years of age
Associate or Bachelor degree highly encouraged
Valid California driver's license with less than two points
Obtain a California QAC (Qualified Applicator Certificate) within 6 months of employment
Physical Requirements

Ability to stand for long periods of time. Repetitive hand use. Firm grasping required. Able to lift up to 50 pounds.

Why work for us:
We encourage YOU to be our guest. When you work for Pebble Beach Company, we encourage you to experience what our guests experience at a 30% discount in all our amazing restaurants, retail and spa.
Golf on the greatest courses. Even if you don’t golf, you’ll quickly become the most popular member of the family and your circle of friends with our amazing employee golf benefits.
Grow your career with Pebble Beach University. We understand the need and desire to continually grow and develop, and we provide opportunities for ongoing learning through our Pebble Beach University training programs.
Lunch is on us. Enjoy a meal in our Employee Dining Room for every shift you work.
We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.