2018 U.S. Women’s Open Internship
Admissions Long Term Intern
Far Hills, NJ I Shoal Creek, AL
Position Timeframe: February 1, 2018 - June 4, 2018
Are you looking to join a dynamic team who works together to promote and conserve the true spirit of the game of golf? The U.S. Women’s Open Championship internship is a great way to gain valuable experience in sports management. Whether you work in Operations or Championship Administration, you will gain valuable experience and see firsthand how an exemplary golf championship is conducted.
The 73rd U.S Women’s Open Championship will be held at Shoal Creek, which will be hosting its first, U.S. Women’s Open Championship and its third USGA championship. Nestled between Oak and Double Oak Mountains in the southern foothills of the Appalachians, the mix of traditional and modern elements at Shoal Creek will truly provide the ultimate test of Championship golf.
What You Can Expect:
A long term intern is needed for a Full-Time Internship from the beginning of February – June to work in the U.S. Women’s Open Admissions Office in Far Hills, NJ as well as spend time on-site at the 2018 U.S. Women’s Open at Shoal Creek. The purpose of the position is to learn and assist with all aspects of the U.S. Women’s Open admission functions including customer service, ticketing functions, credential production and will call. Once on-site, you will be credentialed as a USGA Staff member as we prepare and manage admissions functions associated with the Championship.
Additional Duties Include:
- Assist the admissions office with day to day functions
- Assist with special projects, mailings and some data entry
- Respond and take action on emails and calls from current and potential ticket buyers
- Assist with U.S. Women’s Open ticket distribution
- Assist with the U.S. Women’s Open credential production
- Help with the ticket and credential fulfillment for all USGA Staff
- Follow up with all returned mail from ticket fulfillment
What You Bring to the USGA:
- Clear and professional phone manners - required
- Organized and detail oriented – required
- Basic computer skills – required
- Able to work independently – required
- Ability to multitask – required
- Strong Customer Service - helpful
- Golf knowledge – helpful
Please click the following link to apply: U.S. Women’s Open Long Term Admissions Internship
This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Intern may perform other duties as assigned. Please note that housing is not provided for interns in Far Hills, NJ, but will be provided near Shoal Creek, Ala. while on-site at the championship.
About the USGA:
The USGA conducts the U.S. Open, U.S. Women’s Open and U.S. Senior Open, as well as 10 national amateur championships, two state team championships and international matches. Together with The R&A, the USGA governs the game worldwide, jointly administering the Rules of Golf, Rules of Amateur Status, Equipment Standards and World Amateur Golf Rankings. The USGA’s working jurisdiction comprises the United States, its territories and Mexico.
The USGA is a global leader in the development and support of sustainable golf course management practices. It serves as a primary steward for the game’s history and funds an ongoing “For the Good of the Game” charitable giving program. Additionally, the USGA’s Course Rating and Handicap systems are used on six continents in more than 50 countries.
The United States Golf Association is an Equal Opportunity Employer