By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA
The PGA of America invites talent from underrepresented backgrounds who are interested in supporting the PGA’s high profile 2022 Major Championships to apply now through PGA JobMatch. Individuals can register at PGAimpact.org with possible discussions with PGA operations teams by December 14th.
There are short-term employment opportunities at the following events:
• 2022 PGA Championship – Southern Hills CC, Tulsa, Oklahoma (May 17-22, 2022)
• 2022 KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship – Harbor Shores Resort, Benton Harbor, MI. (May 24-29, 2022)
• 2022 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship – Congressional CC, Bethesda, MD. (June 21-26, 2022)
Positions in Oklahoma, Michigan, and Maryland include opportunities before, during, and after the championship from April through July 2022.
“The PGA of America is committed to creating a golf industry workforce that better reflects our country’s demographics. These vacancies provide valuable entry-level experience at major golf championships, “said Sandy Cross, PGA of America’s chief people officer. “PGA JobMatch enables us to offer rewarding, short-term employment opportunities for people who want to get to know the golf industry and who want to work in an energetic team environment.”
The PGA conducts recruitment primarily through colleges and universities, including institutions that serve minorities and offer sports and golf management programs. Interviews are held between qualified candidates and the hiring managers of the relevant PGA departments. Qualified candidates are invited to take part in the next phase of the recruitment process.
For a full list of job vacancies, please visit the PGA JobMatch website. Registration must be completed by December 14, 2021 in order to be considered.
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