Chehalem Glenn Golf Course

Contact Info
Casey Creighton
(503) 519-6154

December 1, 2012

Dear Turfgrass Student:

We currently have the following positions available at Chehalem Glenn Golf Course

POSITION: Internship -3 Positions

COURSE OPERATION: Public 18 hole championship course 7,054 yards, 45,000 rounds/year, A1- A4 Bent/Poa annua greens, Ryegrass/Poa tees and fairways, Toro SitePro irrigation system, $1 million maintenance budget plus numerous planned course improvement projects including bunker renovations, tee addition and renovation, reconstruction, etc. Chehalem Glenn Golf Course opened in 2005 to rave reviews and was quickly recognized as one of the most challenging courses in the Portland area. As a public golf course it is open to all who want to test their game.

DUTIES: To Learn facets of Golf Course Maintenance involving, but not limited to: Course setup, mowing of all surface areas with all types of equipment from walk mowers to light weight fairway mowers and rotary mowers, Pesticide and fertilizer applications, manual and mechanical raking bunkers and maintenance, filling divots, aerification processes, applicationand incorporation of topdressing materials, communicate effectively with other employees, Irrigation / Drainage, operate equipment safely, efficiently and responsibly, assist with construction projects.

WAGE: Depending on Experience. Range: $9.00-$10.00 per hour. D.O.E.

BENEFITS: Free on site housing. Basic utilities paid. Raingear allowance, Staff shirts and hats, playing privileges, paid attendance to OGCSA association events when appropriate.

REQUIREMENTS: Prefer serious and responsible student currently enrolled in an accredited Turf Management program. Some golf course maintenance experience required as well as an understanding of the game of golf. A valid Pesticide Applicators license and driver’s license are also requested, but not required. We prefer the applicant to be able to work through September.

RESPONSIBLE TO: Golf Course Superintendent.

Send Resume email: Casey Creighton , Chehalem Glenn Golf Course, Phone: (503)519-6154

POSITION AVAILABLE: From June 1, 2011 through September 2011

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until filled.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: More information can be found at:

OTHER: Must have the professional goal and desire to become a Golf Course Superintendent. The applicant must be responsible, mature and willing to work long hours, weekends and overtime.