Turning Stone Resort Casino
Job Code
Travel Involved
Golf, Tennis & Recreation
Employment Status

Assistant Golf Professional

Job Description

  • Assists the Head Golf Pro in the management of daily golf operations.
  • Monitors play and enforces all rules and regulations governing the use of the courses and practice facility.
  • Facilitates the guest check-in process and reservation system.
  • Provides excellent guest service, advice and assistance to all golf patrons.
  • Supervises outside services and pro shop staff; assists with recruiting, training and scheduling of staff.
  • Provides individual and group golf lessons.
  • Assists with the purchase, display, promotion and sales of golf store/pro shop merchandise.
  • Provides guests with custom golf club-fitting services utilizing state-of-the-art club-fitting technology.
  • Develops and coordinates all tournaments at assigned courses, works with clients to define tournament particulars and oversees the daily operation of each event.
  • Liaisons with tournament sponsors, officials or other relevant organizations when hosting events.
  • Maintains detailed tournament information for each event in Delphi and Front Tee.
  • Works closely with other resort departments such as Sales, Marketing, Hotel and Food & Beverage to ensure the best possible golf experience for guests.
  • Creates, prepares and analyzes various reports on golf operations and assists with planning and budgeting.
  • Attends golf trade shows and assists in other marketing and promotional activities.
  • Ensures that all audit exceptions are handled in a timely manner by pro shop staff.
  • Adheres to all policies and procedures in the Golf Operations Policies and Procedures Manual.
  • Conducts performance appraisals of direct reports and ensures performance standards are achieved.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

  • Must be a full PGA member or registered apprentice in good standing with the PGA of America. 
  • An Associate’s Degree in a related field is preferred.
  • Knowledge and experience in the use of club-fitting and golf swing analysis technology.
  • Must have experience and/or the ability to be trained in golf operations.
  • Experience in managing all aspects of golf tournaments.
  • Excellent guest service, oral and written communication, and organizational skills with the ability to keep accurate records.
  • Must be available to work a flexible schedule including weekends and holidays.


    Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to frequently stand, walk, bend, stoop, twist, squat and reach. 
  • Must be able to continually exert the amount of force necessary to swing a golf club.
  • Ability to repetitively make substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands and fingers.
  • Must be able to work outdoors in all weather conditions.
  • Ability to occasionally lift up to 75 lbs using proper lifting techniques.
  • Fine manipulation of the hands for occasional use of the computer, telephone and other office equipment.
  • Acute speech, vision, hearing and sense of touch required for all duties including for operation of golf carts and occasional operation of motor vehicles.