How To Make Money Ideas- Job Ideas You Probably Never Thought Of- 6 Golf Course Job Ideas

Find A Job In Golf


With many out of work, there are those of us that have been creative. You may not be able to get the job in your field you want, but you sure may be able to work in the hobby or sport you love. Golf is the example because there are many that have always wanted a career in the golf industry and never knew where to begin.

Working in any capacity on the golf course can open up doors you never knew were available to you. There are so many that love the game of golf and want to get closer and pick the brains of players at a more personal level. If this is you, you may want to consider a golf industry job that can turn into a career.

There are great positions for people that have great interactive skills and can be professional at all times. Being professional will make important people open up more opportunities to you.

Greater than your pay is the fact that you get to play free at the golf course and maybe turn instructor to kids! Of course we know that playing for free is better than money. However your duties are serious and only you can take your priceless amenities away.

For starters the staff are who make sure that the golfing community is having a great time is now you. If they are not happy . You assure them everything will be alright and get appropriate party to solve the problem. You are to protect your status at all times golf lover.

I know you expect me to put caddy on the list but there are other jobs in golf you need to be familiar with. So when the caddy position is not available you will not be discouraged.

6 Golf Course Job Descriptions

  1. Starter- Making sure each golfer's starts their tee time on time. The golf course has a schedule and you are appointed to make sure every keeps it along with helping lone golfers find a game with others. Of course this takes stern but delicate tacked.
  2. Locker Room Attendant- This position is best for the orderly person. Your job is to keep the locker room clean and functional at all times.
  3. Golf Ball Washer Machine Operator- Someone has to clean those golf balls why not you? Some player wash their own balls and other use the golf ball washer at the golf club.
  4. Ranger- A ranger pretty much is like a life guard that keeps games moving along and avoiding and reporting any problems.Stern delicate tacked is needed.
  5. Golf Course Superintendent Jobs- This is best suited for people with landscaping skills and those fond of outdoors and early hours.
  6. Food and Beverage- Working in this department can mean finding a position as if you were applying at a restaurant. Taking orders to cooking and everything in between such an inventory. Many positions alone in this area.


The PGA has an PGA Golf Management University Program for HS and college students and will offer them 100% placement as a PGA Professional upon college graduation. You never know where a job in golf can lead you. Good Luck!


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Elearn4Life 4 years ago Author

Good luck and thanks for the link.


Eliza Winters 4 years ago

I think that getting a golf course job would be great. I have been working with my dad on making a golf ball display case and I would really love to get more into the game. I would love to be able to go out and play with him, without being embarrassed. ( http://www.golfcollectiondisplays.com )

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