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Associate/ Assistant Professional

Highland Country Club is right in the heart of the city of London. We have been quietly building London’s finest member-owned private club since 1922. Highland members and guests enjoy an exceptional golf, curling and social experience. We are very proud of our superbly maintained and challenging Stanley Thompson designed golf course. We recently hosted the MacKenzie Tour PGA Tour Canada, Canada Life Championship from 2015 – 2019.

Location
Highland Country Club - London, Ontario
Posted
2021-02-22
Deadline
2021-02-28
Job Summary
We are looking for an individual who is customer service driven to assist us in the day-to-day operations of the Pro Shop and Back Shop facilities. The successful candidate will be involved with the coordination of all golf events, merchandising, teaching, club fitting and our junior golf program.
Responsibilities
  • Provide a high level of customer service to our members and guests
  • Supervision, Coordination Coaching and mentoring back shop staff to ensure competency of the back shop, outside services, driving range and golf cart fleet.
  • Assist in preparation and execution of all golf events including tournaments, club leagues, special events, member-guest days, junior programs, summer camps, etc.
  • Assist the Highland Junior Golf Coordinator in the managing of the Junior Golf Program.
  • Opening and closing of Pro Shop.
  • Attend and facilitate Demo Days and Fit Days.
  • Be available to conduct instruction for clinics, camps, and private lessons.
  • Be available to play golf with the members outside of your pro shop hours.
  • Receiving of golf shop inventory and merchandise display
  • Assist members with the OGIN handicap program
  • Perform any club repairs as required.
Qualifications
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Passion to deliver the topmost level of customer service in a private club environment
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced dynamic setting
  • Knowledge of golf products and services represented in pro shop
  • Confident use of Microsoft Word, Excel, Publisher, etc.
  • Fluent in use of POS software – Jonas and Golf Genius applications is a benefit.
  • Member in good standing of the PGA of Canada
  • 3 - 5 years of work experience in the Golf Industry.
Compensation
  • Commensurate with experience ranging from $825 - $900 per week.
  • 100 % of lesson revenue
  • Commission based on attaining and surpassing monthly/annual pro shop merchandise sales goals.
Benefits/Perks
  • Staff playing package
  • Playing Privileges
  • Meal plan
PGA of Canada Specialization
Golf Operations
Course Website
http://www.highlandcountryclub.com/
Contact Information

Qualified applicants are required to submit their resume and cover letter to: rpero@highlandcountryclub.com - Attention: Rick Pero

Accommodation

We are an equal opportunity employer, and we are committed to creating an accessible and inclusive organization as well as providing barrier-free and accessible employment practices in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Should you require Code-protected accommodation through any stage of the recruitment process, please make them known when contacted and we will work with you to meet your needs. Disability-related accommodation during the application process is available upon request.