Business / Organization Name: 
Merion Golf Club
Contact Person: 
Dave McDonald
Phone Number: 
Street Address: 
450 Ardmore Avenue
Zip Code: 
Job Title: 
Turfgrass Intern
Job Type: 
Job Description: 
Green Department Intern I. Essential Functions 1. Mows turf and all entities of the golf course. 2. Operates riding units and machinery such as utility carts, green/fairway/rough mowers, green rollers, and all other necessary machinery. 3. Maintenance of machinery used in daily assignments, including re-fueling, washing, checking all engine fluid levels. 4. Performs pesticide applications to all turf entities. 5. Perform all daily course preparation including practices such as course set-up, rolling greens, etc. II. Marginal Functions 1. Hand rake and shovel sand bunkers 2. Remove all debris (trash, branches, leaves, pine needles, etc.) from the golf course 3. Maintain a clean break room and locker area. 4. Posts/records logs of chemical applications. 5. Perform IPM measures. 6. Ability to identify issues and report properly to management personnel. III. Environmental Demands 1. All work is performed outdoors, rain or shine. 2. Exposure to extreme heat and bitter cold temperatures. IV. Intellectual Demands 1. Ability to follow oral and written directions 2. Willingness to learn and adapt to new job tasks 3. Proactive in individual and group task settings 4. Lead small crew projects and tasks. 5. Support a professional work environment for other crew members to adhere by. 6. Complete a non-bias exit interview and required educational internship report. 7. Exemplifies leadership skills – physical and vocally 8. Leads by example V. Physical Demands 1. Extended periods of standing and walking, and occasionally, sitting. 2. Ability to lift products/equipment 50 lbs above shoulders 3. Walk at a pace of 2.5 miles / hour 4. Operates equipment continually for a period of 3-5 hours VI. Reports to Senior Assistant Superintendent
Stockbridge Majors: 
Turfgrass Management
Application Deadline: 
Saturday, November 1, 2014
Application Requirements (resume, cover letter, etc.): 
Cover Letter Resume
Minimum Qualifications: 
Turfgrass Student 2 year, 4 year
Wage, Salary & Benefits Description: 
$9.00 per hour Housing Meals Lunch&Dinner 6 days Uniform Shirts Golf on West Course