• Full Time
  • Dallas, TX
  • June 1, 2021
Start Date: As Soon As possible
Compensation Components:
  • Hourly Wage
  • Preston Trail Golf Club

    Preston Trail was designed by Byron Nelson and Ralph Plummer then later renovated by Tripp Davis in 2009. It was the home to the Byron Nelson Golf Classic from 1968 - 1982. Throughout the 15 years of Preston Trail hosting the Byron Nelson Classic helped embed a rich history and culture. PT is a unique high-profile equity club with a small, elite membership. This is purely an 18-hole championship golf facility, double-sided practice range, a learning center with 3 bays, and a short game practice area. 16,000 Rounds/year Top 5 Ranked Golf Course in Texas 17 miles North of Downtown The Head Professional, Cameron Doan, is a 2nd generation PGA professional with a passion for coaching, mentoring, and serving others. He has received many Section awards, including Golf Professional of the Year, Player of the Year, Teacher of the Year, Merchandiser of the Year, the 2018 PGA of America's Bill Strausbaugh Award, and inducted into the Texas Golf Hall of Fame in 2019. Cameron is an accomplished player and enjoys sharing his passion for golf with the membership and staff at Preston Trail. Over the last 22 years, he has focused on constantly improving the operation and service levels at Preston Trail by quickly adapting to changes and developing PGA professionals as individuals to build a team. Below are a few former PT assistants that he helped prepare for their next step in the golf business. Jeff Barton, Preston Trail Golf Club (Dallas, TX) Director of Instruction Simon Buckle, Brook Hollow Golf Club(Dallas, TX), Head Professional Luis Delgadillo, Horizon Golf & Conference Center (El Paso, TX), General Manager Chad Hansen, Ironbridge Golf Club (Glenwood Springs, CO), Head Professional Richie Hare, Trinity Forest Golf Club (Dallas, TX), Head Professional Travis Johns, Medinah Country Club(Medinah, IL), Director of Instruction John Lanham, Prairie Dunes CC(Hutchinson, KS), Head Professional Phillip Prude, Northwood Club (Dallas, TX), Director of Golf Gabe Reynolds, Top Golf(Dallas, TX), Director of Instruction Corey Roberson, The Clubs of Cordillera Ranch (Boerne, TX), Director of Golf

    Type of Facility: Private - Member Owned
    Number of Holes: 18
    Rounds of Golf: 15,000-19,999
    Club's Season: Year-Round - Golf Season 12 Months
    Indoor Teaching Facility: Yes
    Gratuity Policy: Non-Tipping Club
    General Public

    Experience Required
    Strong Work Ethic and attention to details
    Bachelor’s degree
    Golf Professional at a golf/country club
    Desire to become a Head Golf Professional
    Desire to become a PGA Member
    Must be outgoing, motivated, professional, responsible, accountable and have a positive attitude.
    Strong multi-tasking and problem-solving skills, and the ability to maintain accuracy with interruptions.
    Display professionalism, understand the private club environment and use good judgment when making decisions.

    Essential Responsibilities
    Promote and enhance the PT Culture
    Provide exceptional customer service
    Participate in staff education days
    Analyze, think, and make the right call in difficult situations
    Learn how to be a good teammate
    Play golf with the membership
    Execute all aspects of club tournaments ensuring each event’s mission statement is fulfilled
    Work with 8 – 10 other highly motivated golf professionals
    Assist the Director of Instruction
    Become proficient with our Learning Center technology including TrackMan, V1, RoboGolfPro, and SAM PuttLab
    Assist with club repair including gripping, shafting, and other club modifications
    Observe club fittings and lessons
    Assist in the daily outside service operation
    Willingly perform outside services duties including maintaining the practice areas, clean/maintain the golf carts, assist with the first tee and staging area, maintain a clean an organized bag room.
    Understand the entire operation thoroughly, including club rules, regulations, and policies

    Benefits
    PGM fees covered
    PGA dues covered
    Tournament allowance: $1200/year
    Clothing allowance: $100/month
    Phone allowance: $100/month
    Practice and playing privileges
    401(k) with matching contributions up to 5%
    Health insurance
    Meals during shift
    Caddie opportunities

    Benefits:
  • Full Health Benefits
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