Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working at The Meadows at Grand Valley State University. All positions listed are seasonal (April though November) and daily hours of operation are from sunrise to sunset. If you are interested in either course operations or course maintenance, please fill out the application and deliver it to the golf shop located in The Meadows Club House or send as an attachment in an email to [email protected].


Golf Course Operations:

Positions include: Outside/Cart Operations, Golf Shop and Practice Facility Attendants. Duties include managing and maintenance of the cart fleet, bag service and check-in of golfers prior to play, golf outing set-up and preparation, and practice facility set-up and golf ball retrieval. All positions have direct contact with our customers and a high level of service is required. Experience at a golf facility or background with the game is helpful but not necessary as training will be provided.

Operations Application


Golf Course Maintenance:

A person who works for The Meadows grounds maintenance department is responsible for maintaining the ‘The Meadows Golf Club’ at GVSU. You will get to enjoy the outdoors with this early morning position and your duties will range from mowing to course set up. Don’t worry about a lack of experience as we train for each duty required. We are looking for those people who are hard working, self motivated and early risers. Our typical day starts at 6 a.m. and ends at 2:30 p.m. You will be afforded some limited golfing privileges along with a chance to be a member of a dynamic team that is responsible for the enjoyment of nearly 30,000 golfers yearly.

Maintenance Application 


Food and Beverage Department:

Positions are available for servers/waitstaff and bartenders. During the season, The Meadows Grille serves lunch and dinner as well as caters golf events, private parties and functions. Food service or restaurant experience is helpful but not necessary. Please visit the campus dining website below for additional information. All Campus Dining jobs are posted to the GVSU Job Board. Under the "search" section, type "Campus Dining" for the most current postings.


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