By Pikewood National Golf Club,
Morgantown, West Virginia,
- updated 7 hours ago
Pikewood National Golf Club, located southeast of Morgantown, WV, has been ranked by Forbes Magazine as #2 among “The Five Hardest Golf Courses in the U.S.” and by Golf Digest as #18 among “America’s 20 Hardest Golf Courses”, #79 among "The World Top 200 Greatest Courses" in 2018, # 33 among "America's Greatest 100 Golf Courses” in 2021, and "Best New Private Course" in 2009.In 2011 Link magazine listed Pikewood National #7 on its "Top 10 One-Hit Wonders".
The course takes full advantage of the picturesque West Virginia Mountains boasting breath-taking vistas on nearly every hole.Pikewood National is a private 18 hole golf course which is highly exclusive to members who enjoy golf at its purest state.This is a great opportunity to work with a crew that is highly motivated to become successful in this industry.The grass varieties at Pikewood National are: Greens (A1/A4 bentgrass), Approaches, Tees, Fairways (L93), Rough (Kentucky bluegrass and fescue mix), and Native areas (fescue)
Asa keymemberofthePikewood National Golf Club maintenanceteam,theSummer Intern worksdirectlywith the Assistants-in-Training, Assistant Superintendents and Golf Course Superintendentand assistswith theday-to-daymaintenanceand agronomicpracticesof thegolfcourseand adjacentgrounds,including butnotlimited totheclubhouselandscaping and maintenancecomplex.The ideal candidate is a highly motivated individual who is looking to eventually become a Golf Course Superintendent.This candidate should be a self-starter who takes pride in his/her work ethic and values the importance of being a team player.This position will expose the candidate to a wide variety of turf practices.The Pikewood Turf Crew understands the importance of sound agronomic practices.
Musthaveastrong businessaptitudeand passion for thegolf business