LEAD Internship for Resort Operations Management

Leadership Experience & Accelerated Development

As a paid LEAD intern, you’ll experience a hands-on approach that ensures a full understanding of all resort disciplines. You’ll also acquire new skills and knowledge through mentoring opportunities, training, and networking with other LEAD interns, and get personalized attention from General Managers and Company leaders.

  • Intern at one of our beautiful and unique resorts
  • Develop essential Resort Operations and leadership skills
  • Engage with teams and fellow interns at other resorts
  • Attend self-paced and in-person classes
  • Enhance your knowledge and critical thinking with a capstone project
  • Upon graduation, you could have a supervisory position waiting for you
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Choose from one of these beautiful Bluegreen Vacations resorts for your internship:

  • The FountainsOrlando, FL
  • Bluegreen Club la PensionNew Orleans, LA
  • Bluegreen Club 36Las Vegas, NV
  • Shenandoah CrossingGordonsville, VA
  • Christmas Mountain VillageWisconsin Dells, WI
  • Harbour LightsMyrtle Beach, SC
  • Cibola Vista Resort and SpaPeoria, AZ
  • Mountain Run at BoyneBoyne Falls, MI
  • Daytona SeaBreezeDaytona Beach, FL
  • Bluegreen Wilderness Club at
    Big Cedar®
    Branson, MO
  • The FountainsOrlando, FL
  • Bluegreen Club la PensionNew Orleans, LA
  • Bluegreen Club 36Las Vegas, NV
  • Shenandoah CrossingGordonsville, VA
  • Christmas Mountain VillageWisconsin Dells, WI
  • Harbour LightsMyrtle Beach, SC
  • Cibola Vista Resort and SpaPeoria, AZ
  • Mountain Run at BoyneBoyne Falls, MI
  • Daytona SeaBreezeDaytona Beach, FL
  • Bluegreen Wilderness Club at
    Big Cedar®
    Branson, MO

LEAD Program | Summer 1

Through hands-on training and mentorship with resort staff, interns will participate in comprehensive rotations focusing on operational procedures, advanced systems and customer service across a range of disciplines including:

  • Guest Services
  • Food & Beverage (at certain resorts)
  • Resort Maintenance
  • Housekeeping
  • Resort Activities

Upon successful completion of the Summer 1 program, interns will be invited to participate in our Summer 2 program.

LEAD Program | Summer 2

Returning interns will train with resort ops teams in actual supervisory roles focusing on a specific discipline. If the internship is successfully completed, the supervisory role can lead to a full-time leadership position at a Bluegreen Vacations resort that includes a competitive salary, matching 401k, insurance and more as long as you’re open to relocating.


Internship Requirements

  • You must be a sophomore or junior currently enrolled in a hospitality major or minor with GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Campus or leadership experience strongly preferred.
  • Must be flexible for 11 weeks during the summer for a 40-hour work week.