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1st Assistant Golf Professional

1st Assistant Golf Professional

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US-MT-Big Sky
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Golf Operations

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We are hiring for a 1st Assistant Golf Professional for our Golf Operations department. Under the supervision of the Director of Golf, the 1st Assistant provides technical and managerial supervision of the Golf Clubhouse and staff as directed. The 1st Assistant Golf Professional assists and leads the other staff members in all day-to-day golf operations. 


The 1st Assistant Golf Professional functions as the administrator for the Assistant Golf Professionals, Outside Operations Staff, and Caddies. Working with the Outside Operations Manager and Golf Shop Supervisor, the 1st Assistant will help implement the policies established by the Director of Golf and Yellowstone Club Management Team.  Responsibilities includes but not limited to: General administration as assigned by the Director of Golf; Event and tournament management; Daily analytics and reporting; Assisting with Golf Shop administration; Leading the daily golf operation; Teaching, club fitting; Organization of camps and clinics; Preparation for year round operation; Merchandise organization & purchasing; Supervise & train Golf Shop staff; Inventory management; Setting the standard for customer service in all facets; Developing member relations, and more.


Qualified candidates must have:

  • Bachelors’ degree or equivalent experience
  • Class A member of the PGA of America
  • Three to five years of golf professional experience
  • Three to five years of management experience
  • Comprehensive knowledge of world class hospitality and service management
  • Valid Driver’s License with clean driving record
  • Knowledge of USGA rules, handicap, course rating system, and the mechanics of the golf swing; All facets of the golf industry
  • Ability to coordinate golf activities such as tournaments
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely with staff, vendors, management, and membership; Maintain a congenial rapport with all those he/she comes in contact with
  • Proven knowledge of world class customer service
  • Excellent technical computer skills (MS Office, Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Proven experience with scheduling, job distribution, and tracking


The position offered is a full-time, year-round position located in Big Sky, MT.  Yellowstone Club offers great benefits including medical, dental, vision, a 401k program with company match, free transportation from Bozeman to the Club upon hire, a complimentary meal each day, ski days each month for employees to enjoy the mountain, and outdoor activities to enjoy in the summer months. Plus, you get to work at one of the most incredible places on earth.