In an effort to provide a safe, enjoyable tournament experience to juniors and their families, the GSGA Junior Tour hires several staff members throughout the year. Learn more about these positions below.
USGA P.J. Boatwright, Jr. Intern (In-House & Traveling) (Summer, May-August)
The P.J. Boatwright, Jr. Internship was created to inspire and provide opportunities for qualified individuals interested in a career in golf administration, with a particular focus on attracting and developing a diverse pipeline of future leaders. The Program’s further purpose is to support AGAs that administer USGA core functions. Boatwright Intern(s) within the Junior Golf department will assist with the administration of events, Rules of Golf, course marking and set-up, customer service inquiries, managing of seasonal staff members and general office administration.
The 2023 P.J. Boatwright, Jr. Internship application period is now closed. Check back in November for information on the 2024 internship.
Tournament Staff (Traveling)
In order to successfully conduct more than 125 events each year, the GSGA hires seasonal staff members to assist with the onsite implementation of tournaments. Internship opportunities are available to assist with events in the spring, summer and fall seasons. These opportunities are based upon need and additional seasons may be worked based upon overall performance during the initial season. Potential candidates must be high school graduates and some knowledge of the game of golf is preferred. Scheduling is somewhat flexible based upon event needs, but availability during a majority of the season is expected. All tournament staff positions are paid an hourly rate and require the ability to travel in a personal vehicle to and from events within the state of Georgia. Learn more about the tournament staff positions below.
Operations Intern (Spring & Summer)
An Operations Intern is responsible for providing onsite support during tournaments for the GSGA Junior Tour. This position requires a good working knowledge of tournament operations and the ability to work effectively in a team setting.
Operations Management Intern (Summer)
An Operations Management Intern is responsible for overseeing the onsite administration of tournaments for the GSGA Junior Tour. This position requires an elevated working knowledge of tournament operations and GSGA Junior Tour policies and best practices. Because of this, potential candidates for this position must have completed at least one prior season as an Operations Intern. The Operations Management Intern also leads an onsite team of tournament staff who conduct the Tour’s events and activities. This position requires the ability to transport operational equipment to and from each event and the ability to learn and operate the Tour’s administration software.
Daily activities for tournament staff include: starting players, course marshaling, Rules officiating, scoring players, course clean up and overall supervision of the event.