Golf Maintenance Summer Intern

Job Posted 4/12/2022
Wente Family Estates
5050 Arroyo Road
Livermore, CA 94550
United States
Category Facilities
$18.00 to $19.00 Per Hour
Job Description

The Course at Wente Vineyards is looking for a 2022 summer Intern for the Golf Maintenance Department. The candidate should be currently enrolled or have recently completed a Turf, Soil Science, Horticulture or related field degree/certification program.

This is a unique opportunity for someone to learn more about the successful running and maintenance of a professionally run Golf Course. Score!

ESSENTIAL DUTIES: Interns will be trained on the following tasks and f activities:

  1. Programming and scheduling irrigation
  2. Troubleshooting and making irrigation repairs
  3. Golf course setup
  4. Mowing greens, tees, approaches, collars, fairways, roughs, etc.
  5. Spot watering greens, tees, and fairways
  6. Assisting in pesticide and fertilizer applications.
  7. Developing daily work schedules and an introduction to developing an Agronomic Program
  8. Introduction to developing operational and capital budgets.
  9. Preparing for and effectively running meetings.

SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES WILL POSSESS: An enthusiastic attitude, excited to work in the industry and views this Internship as a career opportunity. Must have a positive, can-do attitude, with a willingness to work early morning and weekend hours.  Golf Course maintenance experience preferred but not required.

COMPENSATION: $17-20/hour. Intern will be responsible for their own housing.

*TIMELINE: This position is available in May 2022 and could lead to a full-time position for the right candidate.* 


  • A fun atmosphere that is serious about quality, wine, and outstanding wine country experiences.
  • Discounts on food, wine and golf.
  • Competitive wages
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Quality training for optimal performance growth


San Francisco Bay Area’s premier golf course, The Course at Wente Vineyards opened in July 1998. Designed by golfing great Greg Norman, the 18-hole championship course is a picturesque 7,181-yard, par-72, upscale, daily-fee golf course tucked away in the scenic Livermore Valley, 50 minutes east of San Francisco. With three distinct topographies, native woodlands, mature vineyards and rolling hills of natural grasslands, The Course at Wente Vineyards offers extraordinary visual panoramas and a diversity of play unmatched in the Bay Area. Designed for both novice and pro, The Course  played host to the Livermore Valley Wine Country Championship, part of the PGA Tour’s Nationwide Tour from 2006-200


To Apply:

Sonia Silva
7701 Las Positas Rd.
Livermore CA 94551
United States