City and County of Denver Denver, Colorado, United States
Jul 01, 2020Full Time
About Our Job Evergreen Golf Course is looking to hire a Golf Course Operator. This is a great opportunity for a PGA or LPGA member or apprentice who has completed at least level 2 or anyone who has retail or operational management experience who has thought about getting into the golf business. Depending on the successful candidate's credentials the working title can be Head Golf Pro or Non-Member Head Pro. The Golf Course Operator will perform supervisory responsibilities and conduct full-performance golf professional work devising, coordinating, and promoting daily play and tournament activities, manage staff, direct the operations of the golf pro shop and golf car fleet. This position is a full-time position, however, Evergreen Golf Course closes around November 1st and reopens around April 1st of each year. During this time, the person selected will be expected to monitor the course and may be assigned to support other City owned courses or the Golf administration team if needed. Evergreen Golf Course is Denver's signature mountain course. At 7,220 feet, this 18-hole executive course sits along Bear Creek. Rolling mountain hills and fairways lined with pine trees make this a great golf escape from the buzz of the city. For more information about Denver's Golf Division, please visit: https://www.cityofdenvergolf.com/index.htm Job Responsibilities: Design, implement and market pace of play and tournament programs to increased course revenue and enhance customer satisfaction Collaborate with Parks and Recreation Marketing team to create and implement innovative marketing initiatives for the course Manage the operations of the pro shop and golf car fleet; supervising personnel involved in the staging, marketing, appearance and profitability of golf car fleet Oversee all retail aspects of the pro shop Respond to guest concerns in a professional manner, and ensure staff maintain/exceed our top-notch customer service standards Work with Golf Course Superintendent to coordinate daily play, tournament and other golf activities, to balance play and conditioning to appropriate levels; to provide maximum service and enhance revenue Assist with development of departmental budget, and conduct general accounting duties Enforce golf course rules and regulations and maintain PGA standards and policies Develop performance evaluation program for functions within the unit, monitors and documents employee performance, provides ongoing feedback regarding levels of performance, and formally evaluates employees in relation to performance Submit timecards on time and accurately Perform other related duties as assigned or requested About You Our ideal candidate will possess the following: Strong management and team building skills PGA or LPGA member or apprentice who has completed level 2 and is in good standing preferred, but not required Experience assisting with golf tournaments and all aspects of a golf retail operation Experience assisting with managing and influencing a high volume of employees Experience as an assistant golf professional or head pro preferred but not required Experience using EZLinks Point of Sale and Teesheet preferred, experience on other electronic tee sheet and Point of Sale applications will be considered Superior attention to detail and organization skills Basic understanding of accounting and budgeting Outstanding customer service skills Process oriented and logical thinking skills We realize that your time is valuable, so please do not apply, unless you meet the following minimum qualifications or equivalency: Education Requirement: Associate's Degree Experience Requirement: Three (3) years of experience in golf course maintenance and assisting in the operation of a golf course Education/Experience Equivalency: One (1) year of the appropriate type and level of experience may be substituted for each required year of post-high school education. Additional appropriate education may be substituted for the minimum experience requirements Licensure and/or Certification: Requires a valid Driver's License at the time of application. Licenses and certifications must be kept current as a condition of employment About Everything Else Job Profile CJ2527 Golf Course Operator To view the full job profile including position specifications, physical demands, and probationary period, click here . Position Type Unlimited Position Salary Range $50,300.00 - $80,480.00 Starting Pay $51,000 - $57,000/year based on experience and education Agency Parks and Recreation Assessment Requirement Professional Supervisor The City and County of Denver provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, age, or any other status protected under federal, state, and/or local law. For information about right to work, click here for English or here for Spanish.