Title: IMPACT Facilities Management Intern
Location: USGA Headquarters, Far Hills, NJ
Position Timeframe: May through August, 2018
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 for an exciting opportunity to play an integral role with our team? The Campus Operations team is looking for a Facilities Management Intern to work with the facility department team members on various initiatives. The Campus Operations team is responsible for all real estate management services such as building and grounds management and maintenance, design and construction project management, space planning, leasing, security, safety, office services and business continuity planning.
This IMPACT Internship will also feature a Professional Development focus where you will have an opportunity to participate in Panel Discussions (Leadership & Former Interns), learn more about our broader organization by being exposed to "Day in the Life of" job overviews, participating in community service and social activities, and the opportunity to complete and present a capstone project for senior leaders and management.
What you can expect:
The USGA Facilities Management intern will be involved with the Campus Operations team in developing and improving 2018 initiatives such as:
- The Campus sustainability program: Analyze consumption data for consumables such as electricity, natural gas, water, paper, etc. Research best practices. Conduct building tours to identify sustainability opportunities.
- Computer Assisted Facility Management: Develop and analyze reports on how effective the preventive and corrective maintenance processes are. Improve the asset database.
- Update the policies and procedures in the facility manual: Working with the facility staff members to consolidate the most recent policies and procedures. Writing new procedures
- Updating the business continuity program
- Assisting the facility space planner in updating the occupancy data and requirements
What you bring to the USGA:
- Pursuing an undergraduate degree with a major in engineering, construction, architecture, supply chain management
- Effective communication skills (verbal and written) with a wide variety of individuals and organizations involved in the game of golf
- Attention to detail
- Courteous, friendly and organized
- Strong presentation skills
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