Associate Golf Professional

Website Campbell River Golf & Country Club

The Campbell River Golf & Country Club has an exciting opportunity for an Associate Golf Professional to join our team! The Associate Golf Professional is responsible for creating and managing in-house and charity tournaments, events, leagues for the Campbell River Golf & Country Club and Velocity Lounge & Driving Range in correspondence to the Golf Operations. The Associate Golf Professional will market and promote all Golf Operations aspects through social media and monthly e-newsletters to pass-holders and guests.

The Associate Golf Professional will work alongside the Head Golf Professional and assist them as necessary.

Your contributions to the team include:

  • Consistently provide outstanding pass-holder and guest service
  • Ensure the practice facilities and their surroundings are always up to standard and are ready for the pass-holder and guest usage
  • Handles the majority of communication with members and guests regarding all upcoming Golf Operation activities through social media and e-newsletters
  • Plan, organize and support all club tournaments and corporate events
  • Work closely with the Golf Course Superintendent and the Food & Beverage Manager to communicate tournaments and events on the golf course and in the Velocity Lounge & Driving Range
  • Assist the Head Golf Professional with coordinating and developing custom teaching programs, clinics, camps, and golf schools for students of all skill levels and ages
  • Instruct golf players of all skill levels to help them improve their form and technique using the latest technology in golf.
  • Cross-sell products available from the Golf Shop that could help guests improve the quality of their game.
  • Have the ability to do golf club fittings and basic golf club repairs.
  • Communication and coordinate with other departments of the resort including: Golf Shop, maintenance, restaurant, and management
  • Health & Safety conscious and actively involved in maintaining a safe work environment
  • Assumes Head Golf Professional’s duties in the Head Golf Professional’s absence

What you need to be successful:

  • Experience as a golf instructor or coach
  • PGA of Canada member in good standing
  • Strong background in event coordination
  • Proficient in the use of social media and other technology to market and promote
  • Experience with Tee-On/POS software
  • High level of knowledge and expertise pertaining to the game of golf
  • Strong customer service and troubleshooting skills
  • Exhibit sales skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
  • Understanding of turf care and facility maintenance
  • Ability to adapt to a changing work environment and meet deadlines
  • Presentation skills to work with committees and individuals within and outside the company

To apply for this job email your details to employment@crgolf.ca