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Head Golf Professional – City Park Golf Course

Denver Golf | Denver CO 80205 USA | Full Time | Posted: 04/12/2022

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Denver's Department of Parks and Recreation boasts one of the most expansive and diverse park systems in the Rocky Mountain West, offering more than 250 urban parks; eight golf courses; over 14,000 acres of mountain parks; the Buffalo Bill Museum; over 80,000 trees; and more. Parks & Recreation also provides and manages 30 neighborhood recreation centers that offer hundreds of affordable programs throughout the year to the community.

With eight (8) golf facilities, Denver Golf has something for everyone: one 27-hole regulation golf course, four 18-hole regulation golf courses, one 18-hole executive mountain golf course, two 9-hole par three golf courses, two Miniature Golf facilities, four driving ranges (including a signature water range), six restaurants, and the Denver Junior Golf/The First Tee of Denver - One of the largest Junior Golf programs in the country.

Denver Golf has outstanding course conditions and top-notch guest services for the best value. From urban golf settings to mountain vistas, you will find it here at Denver Golf. For more information about Denver's Golf Division, please visit: Denver Golf - Parks & Recreation.

The Department of Parks and Recreation has an opening for a Head Golf Professional at City Park Golf Course. The Head Golf Professional will perform supervisory responsibilities and conduct full-performance golf professional work; devising, coordinating, and promoting daily play and tournament activities, provide golf lessons, and direct the operations of the golf pro shop and golf car fleet. City Park Golf Course is an 18-hole facility, located 2 miles east of downtown Denver. The facility has a full practice facility as well as a full-service restaurant and bar. The golf course and clubhouse were recently renovated and re-opened in 2020.

Job duties and responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Manage all operations of the pro shop and golf cart fleet
  • 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
  • Oversee all retail aspects of the pro shop including monitoring inventory levels, seasonal orders for all apparel and accessories
  • Assist with development of departmental budget, and conduct general accounting duties
  • Enforce golf course rules and regulations, and maintain USGA 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
  • Design and implement pace of play initiatives as well as tournament programs to increase course revenue and enhance guest satisfaction
  • Respond to guest concerns in a professional manner, and ensure staff maintain/exceed our top-notch guest service standards

About You

Our ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • Experience managing golf tournaments and all aspects of a golf retail operation
  • Experience managing and influencing a high volume of employees
  • Experience as a Head Golf Professional
  • 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: Graduation from High School or possession of a GED Certificate.
  • Experience Requirement: Three (3) years of experience as a golf professional or assistant golf professional operating in a high-volume golf facility
  • Education/Experience Equivalency: 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. Requires certification as a class "A" PGA or LPGA member in good standing. Licenses and certifications must be kept current as a condition of employment

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Location Denver, CO, 80205, USA
Categories Head Professional

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Contact Name Tara Nguyen
How to apply Applications are no longer accepted for this job posting.
Primary Phone 720-768-6794
Job Code 231116