Established in 2003, Victory Links Golf Course boasts 18-holes of championship links style golf. Designed to be played from any where between 2,834 to over 7,000 yards. Site of the PGA Tours 3M Open Qualifiers.
Covering over 400 acres, players can enjoy the beauty of the Minnesota prairie grasses, tranquil native areas, and numerous wildlife.
VLGC is comprised of an 18-hole championship course, oversized grass tee driving range, and a one of a kind 18-hole bent grass putting course.
VLGC is operated by the non-profit National Sports Center. In addition to golf, guests may enjoy many other activities at the world’s largest amateur athletic complex such as soccer, hockey, cycling, and many more.
About the Facility
The golf complex, located on the grounds of the National Sports Center, features amenities for the total golf experience:
- Victory Links, 18-hole championship course
- Tournament Greens, an 18-hole bent grass putting course
- Oversized driving range
- Full clubhouse and pro shop
- Multiple tee boxes, playing from 2,834 to 7,048 yards in length, accommodate golfers of all ages and abilities
- Free APP that provides flyovers, scoring software, and live GPS during play! Search “Victory Links” on the app store or google play store
Notables who have played V.L.G.C
- Gary Player
- Cameron Champ
- Rickie Fowler
- Matt Wolff
- Hale Irwin
- Mark Calcavecchia
- Brendan Todd
- Jonathan Byrd
- Brooks Koepka
- Dustin Johnson
- 2019-2022 Site of the PGA Tour 3M Open Qualifying
- 2022 US Women’s Am Qualifier
- 2009- 2018: Site of the Champion’s Tour 3M Qualifying event
- 2012-2022: Herb Brooks Foundation Celebrity Classic
- 2014: MGA Women’s Mid Am
- 2013: USGA Men’s Amateur Qualifier
- 2012: US Men’s Amateur Sectional Qualifying
- 2012: Greg Coleman Celebrity Classic
Check out our open positions for the 2023 season!
The National Sports Center (NSC) is a 600 acre multi-sport complex located in Blaine, MN. It includes a sports stadium, over 50 full-sized soccer fields, Victory Links Golf Course, a meeting and convention facility, and an eight-sheet ice rink, the Super Rink, which is the largest ice arena in the world. The NSC has hosted numerous National and World Championship events in soccer, hockey, figure skating, short track speed skating, broomball, rugby, ultimate disc and lacrosse. The facility welcomes over 3.8 million visitors annually, making it the most-visited sports facility in the state of Minnesota. Each July, the NSC plays host to Target USA CUP, the largest soccer tournament in the Western Hemisphere. Victory Links Golf Course annually hosts the 3M Open Qualifier, a PGA Tour event. In addition, the NSC is home to the Minnesota United FC Training Ground.
Reports To: Golf Course Superintendent and Head Groundskeeper
Directly Manages: Maintains all Golf Course and Sports Field Areas
Classification: Full Time, Seasonal, Non Exempt
Hours: 40 Hours/Week with some Weekends and Overtime
Salary: $16.00/Hour depending on experience and qualifications along with bonus incentives
EXAMPLES OF WORK PERFORMED
-Responsible for the daily setup of the golf course and sports fields.
-Responsible for mowing and maintaining high quality turf.
-Assist in irrigation maintenance.
-Assist in marking and painting various sports fields.
-Responsible for mulching, weeding, and pruning landscape beds, shrubs, and trees.
-Responsible for hand trimming.
-Responsible for seeding and sodding projects.
-Responsible for cleaning and maintaining equipment and maintenance facility.
-Performs any assigned duty before, during, and after an event.
-Performs related work as required and as directed.
KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES, AND SKILLS
-Knowledge of golf course and sports field maintenance practices.
-Knowledge of the occupational hazards and the proper use of safety practices.
-Ability to operate various pieces of maintenance equipment.
-Ability to understand and carry out instructions to complete work assignments correctly and efficiently.
-Ability to perform manual labor, including standing, sitting, kneeling, and bending for an extended period of time, under various conditions.
-Ability to lift and carry up to 25 pounds and occasionally 50 pounds.
-Ability to work in all weather conditions, including heat, humidity, cold, rain, and snow.
-Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with supervisors and employees within all departments.
-Ability to work a flexible schedule, including weekends, holidays, and evenings as required.
EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING
-Previous experience on a golf course or sports field, but not required.
-Knowledge and safe operation of maintenance equipment or ability to learn.
Golf Course Operations (Outside service, pro shop, course ambassador, starter, golf instructor)
- Pro Shop Attendant (18+)
- Outside Services (16+)
- Starter/Ambassador (18+)
During the interview process, we will determine which position you’re best suited for based on your age and availability.
ALL POSITIONS AT THIS TIME HAVE BEEN FILLED.
Beverage Service (Concessions/food sales, beverage cart, grill)
Are you a friendly and out-going person who loves the golf course atmosphere? If you are, we’d love to hear from you! Responsibilities will include maintaining and managing an inventory on the cart, high end customer service, responsible alcohol sales, observing golf course customers and reporting issues.