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We understand that talent knows no specific timeline, and at Araluen Estate, we believe in recognising the right person for the job based on character criteria, skills, and environmental requirements. Whether you’re a recent graduate in sports science, have completed relevant courses through TAFE, or come from outside the sports industry, we welcome applicants with a passion for what they do.

Our roles require flexibility, as any successful candidate will be required to work weekends and public holidays. At Araluen Estate, we value the skills and dedication that individuals from various walks of life bring to our team. We are not focused on a specific industry tenure but rather on finding the right fit for our collaborative and dynamic workplace.

Whether you’ve recently completed your education, have a track record in membership-based programs, or are returning to the workforce after a hiatus, we invite you to embrace this opportunity for personal and professional growth.Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted, and salary indications will be discussed with the final round of candidates.

Join us at Araluen Estate, where we celebrate diversity, value inclusion, and provide a platform for individuals to thrive in an environment as unique and vibrant as our estate itself.”

Where Passion Meets Purpose

Join our team and experience career growth surrounded by Perth’ natural beauty.

Golf Operations Manager

 

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Golf Shop Crew

 

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Qualified Greenskeeper

 

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Full Time, Outdoors + Great Benefits

Are you passionate about sports and experienced in managing membership-based programs? Do you aspire to elevate a premium brand in the public, private, and corporate sectors? We are currently searching for a highly motivated Sports Operations Manager with a proven track record in membership programs.

Nestled in the hills of Roleystone, the Araluen Estate, home to the Enchanted Valley, boasts a refurbished 18-hole championship golfing facility. Positioned between the Araluen Botanical Gardens and Wungong Regional Park, our golf course offers a unique player experience with delightful holes featuring undulating fairways, trapping bunkers, and challenging green topography.

This is your creative playground, presenting numerous opportunities for a passionate operator to drive an exceptional sporting experience. We are ready to appoint a talented individual to lead our golfing revenues, offering a base salary plus performance bonuses tied to Service Ratings, Revenue position, and GOP performance. The role is comprehensive, with the successful candidate curating and facilitating the entire golfing journey. Join us in this exciting opportunity to shape the future of premium sports experiences at Araluen Estate.

"The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching."

The traits that define your character
  • Pride & passionate in their endeavours
  • Dedicated loyal & principled
  • Relatable, with a confident & comforting demeanour
  • A hunter of opportunity
  • A social networker
  • Pride in all forms of presentation
  • Leaves nothing to chance, must see the experience through from inception to guest accolade in appreciation
  • Outcomes driven
  • Team focused
  • Relishes & seeks out purposeful feedback

"The best way to predict your future is to create it."

How you influence & effect your environment
  • The ability to see & curate the detail in delivering the golfing experience both in the macro & micro presentation
  • Everything has its rightful place, you can only operate when order exist, from correspondence, to the location of golfing assets
  • An appreciation for team & contribution

"Coming together is a beginning, staying together is progress, and working together is success."

Required Applicant Skillsets
  • Working management experience in a sporting club environment
  • A working knowledge of golf format play
  • A working knowledge of competition play and handicapping
  • Extemporary oral & written communication ability
  • Diverse & creative ability to envisage membership needs and drive engagement
  • The ability to develop and manage a golfing service team
  • Excellent command of Microsoft Office Suite & knowledge of Golf Management Software
  • Strong understanding of accounting practices
  • A keen interest in the latest forms of subsidiary golfing entertainment and revenue stream
  • Understanding of F&B and its interaction with the overall golfing entertainment experience
  • Ability to present compelling sales collateral
  • Ability to convert leads & inquiries into meaningful business pieces
  • Strong understanding of social media & motivational drivers
  • Able to determine the difference between profile passion & profit when securing bookings
  • Understanding of Yield Management and Occupancy compression
  • Strong eye for detail
  • The ability to guide, advise & intervene in the interests of perfection
  • A work ethos that supports & enforces the need for timely, accurate updated membership information and public awareness

"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."

Desirable traits; but not essential
  • A lover of golf who enjoys playing for pleasure
  • Existing relationships with Sporting and Community Interest groups

Additional Job Role Information

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The role is offered on an immediate basis and you will be afforded the opportunity to fine tune the final public offer. The role is based at the Araluen Estate and requires the successful candidate to work Weekends & Public Holidays.

You will note, we are not asking for a specific tenure in the industry or role.

We believe the right person who can demonstrate the character criteria, skills & environmental requirements should not be limited by a time assessment.

You may just be out of university with a degree in sports science or completed a number of relatable sports courses within the TAFE framework.

You may come from outside the sports industry but have been accountable for membership-based programs and have a measurable understanding of driving sales outcomes. Or been away from the workforce for a while and now wish to engage in a rewarding environment. However, you have now reached this point of personal change, we would like to hear from you.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted & salary indications with the final round of candidates.

Help make every customer’s experience unforgettable!

Are you a lover of sports? Experienced in the delivery of quality hospitality experiences.

We are currently seeking a highly motivated and passionate team members to join us in the delivery of our golfing program.

Home of the Enchanted Valley, the Araluen Estate is a premier 18-hole championship facility that has undergone significant refurbishment over the past few years and most recently our lodge facilities.

The role is located at our Araluen Estate in hills of Roleystone, between the Araluen Botanical Gardens to the south and the Wungong Regional Park to the north.

We are highly desirable golfing attraction that is difficult to compare in terms of the total player experience. Every hole is a golfing delight with undulating fairways, trapping bunkers and green topography, that defies the most discerning putter.

The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.

The traits that define your character
  • Pride & passionate in their endeavors
  • Dedicated loyal & principled
  • Relatable, with a confident & comforting demeanor
  • A social networker
  • Pride in all forms of presentation
  • Leaves nothing to chance, wants to see guest accolades in appreciation of service
  • Outcomes driven
  • Team focused
  • Relishes & seeks out purposeful feedback

"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."

Desirable traits; but not essential
  • A lover of golf who enjoys playing for pleasure
  • Existing relationships with Sporting and Community Interest groups

"Coming together is a beginning, staying together is progress, and working together is success."

Required Applicant Skillsets
  • Extemporary oral & written communication ability
  • Ability to envisage membership needs and drive engagement
  • The ability to work alongside other likeminded golfing crew
  • Excellent command of Microsoft Office Suite & knowledge of Golf Management Software
  • Understating of POS systems and IT comfortable
  • Understanding of F&B and its interaction with the overall golfing entertainment experience
  • Ability to deliver on F&B Sales
  • Current COVID and RSA Certificate
  • Bartending Skills
  • Basic Menu Presentation Skills
  • Merchandise displays skills
  • Ability to convert leads & inquiries into meaningful business pieces
  • Strong understanding of social media
  • Strong eye for detail
  • A work ethos that supports & enforces the need to deliver timely, accurate information over the phone and in person

Additional Job Role Information

The role is offered on an immediate basis, based at the Araluen Estate and requires the success candidate to work a variety of shifts including Weekends and Public Holidays.

You will note we are not asking for a specific tenure in the industry or role.

We believe the right person who can demonstrate the character criteria, skills & environmental requirements should not be limited by a time assessment.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted & salary indications with the final round of candidates.

Full Time, Outdoors + Great Benefits

We are seeking a highly motivated and passionate qualified Greens Keeper to work here with us. This is a full-time position Monday to Friday with some weekend overtime.

Greenkeepers with a strong work ethic and team orientation, who are looking to learn, and have a passion for presenting surfaces of the highest quality, will excel in our environment.

What will you be doing

Reporting to the Assistant Course Superintendent, you will be involved in all aspects of turf maintenance required for the upkeep of the golf course. The Club takes great pride in presenting quality playing surfaces and accordingly sets high standards for staff in all aspects of their role. Our Team are supported by experienced leadership and a highly competent group of turf care professionals.

The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.

The traits that define your character
  • An effective communicator
  • Dedicated loyal & principled
  • Pride of presentation
  • A love of the sport of Golf
  • Team collaboration
  • Physical fitness and flexibility

"Coming together is a beginning, staying together is progress, and working together is success."

Required Applicant Skillsets
  • Certificate III or Diploma equivalent in Turf Management or Greenkeeping
  • Golf course related experience as it relates to WHS
  • Experience working on a golf course
  • Sound knowledge in reticulation
  • Chemical spraying certificate/license preferred.
  • Excellent organizational skills and a ‘can do’ attitude
  • A genuine passion for the outdoors/horticulture/golf industry
  • Be well presented, friendly and professional
  • The ability to work as part of a team and to lead and inspire others
  • A strong work ethic

Additional Job Role Information

The role is offered on an immediate basis, based at the Araluen Estate and requires the success candidate to work a variety of shifts including Weekends and Public Holidays.

You will note we are not asking for a specific tenure in the industry or role.

We believe the right person who can demonstrate the character criteria, skills & environmental requirements should not be limited by a time assessment.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted & salary indications with the final round of candidates.

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