Turfgrass Internship

Hiring Organization: Conway Farms Golf Club
Employment type: Internship
Job Location: Lake Forest, Illinois
Application Deadline: May 1, 2018

Educational Requirements:
Pursuing degree or certificate in Turfgrass Management or related field.

Experience Requirements:

Previous golf course experience is preferred, but not required.
Comments: Conway Farms Golf Club is a private, golf only facility located in Northern Illinois approximately
30 miles north of downtown Chicago. Conway is a Fazio design and opened for play in 1991,
although fairly young many events have exposed the club nationally. Some events include the
1997 Men’s Division 1 Championship, 2009 Western Amateur, 2012 US Mid-Amateur, 2013
BMW Championship, 2015 BMW Championship, and the 2017 BMW Championship.

Candidate will work closely with superintendent, assistant superintendent, crew foreman, and
Candidate will be expected to carry out any and all jobs assigned with great detailand attitude.

Applicant will be encouraged to obtain an Illinois Pesticide Applicator License. (Testing fees will be paid for.)

Candidate does not need to be credited an “Intern”. We will accept applications from students
within the turf program that aren’t scheduled for internships, but would like a summer job and

This is a great opportunity to expose yourself in what it takes to maintain at tournament level
on a daily basis.

Candidate will also have the opportunity if presented to move into a full time position after

Housing, Meals, Uniforms, and golf at multiple area courses will be provided.

Date Available:
March 2018

Application Instructions:
Connor Healy
Course Superintendent

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