Head Tennis Professional

<p>We're looking for a Head Tennis Professional that will oversee and conduct tennis clinics, special events and lessons in an effort to attract, build and maintain member&rsquo;s tennis interests.&nbsp;</p>

Bloomfield HIlls, MI

Oakland Hills Country Club

<p>Founded in 1916, Oakland Hills Country Club has, and will continue to play a significant role in the history of golf in the United States. Walter Hagen, five time PGA Champion, was the club's first head professional. The South Course has played host to 17 Major Championships including: six U.S. Opens; two U.S. Senior Opens; U.S. Women&rsquo;s Amateur; two U.S. Men&rsquo;s Amateurs; Western Open; the Carling World Open; the 35th Ryder Cup in 2004; and three PGA Championships--including the 90th PGA Championship in 2008. Some of the greatest players ever to play the game including Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player, and Ben Hogan have competed and won on the famed South Course, also known as "The Monster". The membership is proud of the heritage of their club and consider themselves stewards of a national golf treasure.</p> https://www.oaklandhillscc.com/Home.aspx

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Overview: Ability to work a flexible work schedule that may include evenings, weekdays, weekends and holidays.
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Is prepared for work <ul> <li>Present and on time for scheduled work.&nbsp; Work clothing is complete, clean and pressed.</li> <li>Effectively communicates, develops harmony &amp; positive working relationships with all departments and staff at all levels.</li> <li>Effectively trains, schedules and supervises tennis staff.</li> <li>Prioritizes daily work assignments and performs daily duties in the most efficient manner.</li> <li>Submits time sheets to the payroll department on a timely basis.</li> <li>Accurate record keeping and billing of tennis guest fees.</li> <li>Knows Club events schedule.</li> </ul> </li> <li>Maintains order in the tennis and adjoining areas <ul> <li>Ensure proper stock items are in place at the beginning of each shift.&nbsp; Tennis area is clean and organized at all times.</li> <li>Provides general information on tennis operations to members and their guests.&nbsp;</li> <li>Enforces all club rules and regulations governing the use of the Club/facilities and equipment.</li> <li>Inspects facilities for cleanliness; completes general court cleaning and maintenance duties.&nbsp; Reports any maintenance problems to the Maintenance Engineers as soon as possible.</li> <li>Supervises the maintenance of equipment and supplies. Ensures that all tennis equipment is operated correctly.&nbsp;</li> <li>Ensures that all tennis equipment is stored safely and that any lost items are turned into the appropriate location.</li> <li>Minimizes and/or eliminate safety hazards.&nbsp; Investigates complaints and accidents and fills out appropriate forms to document.</li> </ul> </li> <li>Head Coach for Club Tennis/Paddle Teams. <ul> <li>Teaches techniques and methods of tennis/paddle instruction for all age and skill levels.&nbsp; Both for private lessons and as head coach of tennis teams.</li> <li>Sets up courts for various activities as scheduled.</li> <li>Coordinates with Catering for proper set up for tennis meets or other tennis clinics/events.</li> <li>Creates a safe and fun atmosphere for staff and members.</li> </ul> </li> <li>Markets club activities, products and services to members and guests. <ul> <li>Appropriately suggests any club events that are up coming.</li> <li>Encourages member participation in club events and activities.</li> </ul> </li> <li>Provides quality experiences for all members, guests and staff. <ul> <li>Acknowledges members, guests, and staff promptly, making eye contact and smiling.</li> <li>Acts as an emissary of member needs and requests by: <ul> <li>Communicate pleasantly and positively.</li> <li>Greeting members by name (i.e. Mr.______, Mrs.____ ) whenever possible. First name basis only with co-workers.</li> <li>Solicits opportunities for assistance to members.</li> <li>Responds timely to the urgency of the member/guests needs.</li> <li>Accepts responsibility for problems, which may develop regardless of the cause.</li> </ul> </li> <li>Uses proper phone etiquette at all times.</li> </ul> </li> <li>Performs other duties as assigned or as necessary.</li> </ul> <br />&nbsp;
Requirements: <p>Skills: must be able to demonstrate tennis ability and endurance, working independently and delegating tasks, effectively training, supervising and evaluating staff, making recommendation on policies, procedures and program elements based upon &nbsp; observations and data.</p> <p>Certifications: none required.</p> <p>Physical Demands: Frequently required to walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, stand, sit, talk and hear. Reach with hands and arms. Regularly lifts up to 10 pounds.&nbsp; Works in outdoor weather conditions.</p>