Title: U.S. Open Long Term Admissions Intern
Location: USGA Headquarters, Liberty Corner, N.J.
Position Timeframe: March through June 2019
From the USGA Handicap System to national amateur championships, to modernizing the delivery of the game’s Rules and supporting sustainable golf course management practices, the United States Golf Association promotes the health of a game that inspires, challenges, and rewards like nothing else can.
Are you looking to join a dynamic team that works together to promote and conserve the true spirit of the game of golf?
The purpose of the positions is to learn and assist with all aspects of the U.S. Open fan customer service including the on-site Will Call function. Once on-site, you will be credentialed as a USGA Staff member as we prepare and manage the Will Call process around the course.
What you can expect:
- Assist the admissions office with day to day functions
- Assist with special projects and mailings.
- Respond and take action on emails and calls from current and potential ticket buyers
- Assist with U.S. Open ticket distribution
- 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
- Organized and detail oriented
- Basic computer skills
- Able to work independently
- Strong Customer Service
- Ability to multitask
- Golf knowledge
- Previous Ticketing experience
- Three weeks of travel in June 2019
Physical Demands/Working Environment:
- Working in a fast-paced environment
- Must be able to lift or move up to 30lbs.
Please click on the following link to apply: U.S. Open Admissions Long Term Intern
About the USGA:
The USGA celebrates, serves and advances the game of golf worldwide. Founded in 1894, we conduct golf’s premier professional and amateur championships, including the U.S. Open and U.S. Women’s Open. With The R&A, we govern the sport via a global set of playing, equipment and amateur status rules. Our operating jurisdiction for these governance functions includes the United States, its territories and Mexico. The USGA Handicap System is utilized in more than 40 countries and our Course Rating System covers 95 percent of the world’s golf courses, enabling all golfers to play on an equitable basis. The USGA campus in Liberty Corner, New Jersey, is home to the Association’s Research and Test Center, where science and innovation are fueling a healthy and sustainable game for the future. The campus is also home to the USGA Golf Museum, where we honor the game by curating the world’s most comprehensive archive of golf artifacts. To learn more, visit usga.org.
The United States Golf Association is an Equal Opportunity Employer