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Willow Oaks Country Club, founded in 1958, is a premier private country club flanking the James River in the heart of the City of Richmond. Willow Oaks is committed to providing excellent service and premier facilities to our members. The Club is dedicated to its mission to “provide an exceptional country club experience for our families and guests.”

Willow Oaks employs highly motivated, energetic, service-oriented individuals who share our values and passion for exceptional service. We offer a fun, professional work environment fostered by our commitment to excellence. Along with receiving competitive pay and benefits, you can be a part of a nurturing environment where you can learn valuable career and personal skills.

Current Opportunities  
  • Assistant Swim Coach:  currently accepting applications and resumes for a seasonal position coaching a team of 120-140 swimmers ages 5-18. Coaches must run daily morning and evening practices and 6 swim-meets. Qualifications should include competitive swimming background, previous experience coaching, excellent communication skills, enthusiastic and professional attitude, and a genuine interest in working with kids of all ages and skill levels. Competitive wages based on experience and certification. Opportunities for private lessons are available.    

  • Banquet Server:  seeking enthusiastic, outgoing, service professional, over the age of 18, with at least two years of upscale dining experience or similar standards of customer service, for a part-time banquet server position. The applicant must be an exceptional team player with a passion for service excellence, be proactive, detail oriented, and have a positive attitude. The candidate should be able to work various day and evening shifts to include weekends and holidays. Friendly atmosphere, a competitive hourly wage, flexible schedule, with lunch and dinner provided daily.

  • Communications Coordinator:  seeking a proactive, creative, detail oriented writing professional to coordinate the production of the club’s internal and external communications, including a bi-monthly magazine, weekly email communications and website content. This individual must have strong grammatical writing ability, proofreading skills, graphic design knowledge and able to perform each essential duty in an exceptional, organized and timely manner. Experience and/or working knowledge of Adobe InDesign and/or Photoshop preferred. This is an ideal position for someone looking to return to the working community. When applying, please provide desired salary requirements. This position is part time and hourly at approximately 20 – 25 hours a week and reports to the Membership Director. This is available immediately.

  • Dishwasher:  seeking neat, energetic, and self-motivated team players with a strong work ethic and a passion for service excellence for part-time positions; working approximately 24 or more hours a week to include holidays, nights, and weekends with occasional day shifts. Friendly atmosphere, flexible schedule, and daily meals provided. Prior experience is preferred but is not required. If responding by email, please include your current contact information.

  • Golf Course Maintenance:  seeking neat, dependable, and energetic individuals for full and part-time seasonal positions; to include weekends and holidays with flexible scheduling. Responsibilities include but not limited to mowing greens, fairways and tees, raking, string trimming, equipment operation, general landscaping and course management. Golf course or landscaping experience preferred. Competitive pay with uniforms and meals provided. If responding by email, please include your current contact information.

  • Line Cook:  seeking an experienced, neat, energetic and self-motivated team player with a strong work ethic and a passion for service excellence for seasonal part-time position; working approximately 24 or more hours a week to include holidays, nights and weekends with occasional day shifts. Friendly atmosphere, flexible schedule and daily meals provided. Prior experience required; non-experienced individuals need not apply.

  • Massage Therapist:  seeking a certified Massage Therapist for an on-call, part-time position which requires some flexibility. Compensation will be discussed at the interview. Premier Private Club is currently seeking a Massage Therapist to join our team. We are committed to providing our members and guests with superior service and an exceptional country club experience. We pride ourselves on employing highly motivated, energetic, and service oriented individuals who share our values and passion for exceptional service. Willow Oaks offers a fun and professional work environment fostered by our commitment to excellence. The ideal candidate must be well organized, creative, and enthusiastic. The candidate should have high standards in professionalism as well as a desire to learn and maintain a positive attitude.

  • Men's Golf Locker Room Attendant: an immediate opening for a full time men’s golf locker room attendant. This is high profile position for service oriented individuals. Our ideal candidate is a proactive, detail-oriented people pleaser with a passion for service excellence and a positive attitude. Candidates should be able to work various shifts to include weekends and holidays.Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Providing exceptional and professional service to members

  • General housekeeping and cleaning of member areas

  • Attending to the needs of members and guests

  • Managing locker assignments

  • Changing golf shoe spikes

  • Light maintenance assignments                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        We provide excellent pay and benefits including a friendly work place, medical & dental insurance, 401K, uniforms and free lunch & dinner daily. Drug test and criminal background screen required prior to hire.

  • Personal Trainer:  seeking a physically fit, enthusiastic, outgoing, customer service oriented individual with a positive attitude for part-time personal training position in our fitness facility working evenings and occasional weekend hours; to include holidays. Duties include, but are not limited to, greeting and assisting members, answering phones, light cleaning, as well as friendly staff interaction. Personal training/group exercise and CPR certification required. Compensation commensurate with experience; uniforms and meals provided.

  • Pool Locker Room Attendant:  seeks a happy, energetic individual who can lift at least 40lbs for seasonal position in a fun, family-friendly environment. Season runs from late April to mid-September. Full and part time shifts available which include nights, weekends & holidays. Let us know what works with your schedule. Responsibilities include cleaning pool restrooms in locker room, keeping front desk area & social areas clean/trash-free plus transporting, laundering and folding towels. Uniforms are provided as well as free lunch and dinner daily.  Available hours are:

    7 am – 2 pm Sunday – Saturday

    • 3 – 9 pm Sunday – Thursday

    • 3 – 10 pm Friday & Saturday


  • Restaurant Busser: seeks high-energy, outgoing individuals with prior upscale dining experience and high standards of customer service for part-time positions. Applicants must be exceptional team players with a passion for service excellence, be proactive, detail orientated and have a positive attitude. Responsibilities include:

  • Assists servers in their tasks and stocks server’s station with supplies.

  • Serves water as guests are seated.

  • Removes soiled dishes from table; brings to dish washing area.

  • Removes soiled linen and replaces with clean linen.

  • Sets table with clean silverware, glassware and clean linen.

  • Cleans floor & collects trash in the dining area after each serving period.

  • Dusts chairs before and after meals.

  • Keeps ice bins and buckets filled.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Ideal candidates will be able to work various shifts to include weekends and holidays. Friendly atmosphere, flexible schedule and free lunch & dinner daily!  

  • Restaurant Server:  seeking enthusiastic, outgoing, service professional, over the age of 18, with at least two years of upscale dining experience or similar standards of customer service, for a part-time restaurant server position. It is important for applicants to have a high level of restaurant experience, be motivated to perform at a high level, and to have broad range of knowledge in food and beverage. The applicants must be professional, sincere, and consistent with their performance. The applicant must be an exceptional team player with a passion for service excellence, be proactive, detail oriented, and have a positive attitude. Candidates should be able to work various day and evening shifts to include weekends and holidays. Friendly atmosphere, a competitive hourly wage, flexible schedule, with lunch and dinner provided daily.

  • Sous Chef:  seeking a hands-on professional with a 2 year culinary degree and prior management experience. The ideal candidate will be a team player who is creative and organized with experience in both banquet preparation and a la carte dining. This position includes training, menu planning, food preparation, kitchen safety and sanitation, cost control, and staff supervision. Willow Oaks Country Club is a 60 year old, member owned club with 940 member families. Athletic facilities include 18-hole golf course with practice facilities; eight lighted outdoor and four indoor tennis courts; fitness facilities and a 25-meter swimming pool. Dining facilities include a formal dining room and lounge; member grill and bar; banquet rooms; several private rooms in the historic main house and a pool snack bar. The club is open six/seven days per week, 12 months per year and is located in the heart of Richmond on the banks of the historic James River. The position reports to the Executive Chef and is available immediately. Salary commensurate with qualifications & experience. Benefits include bonus potential, health, dental, life and disability insurance, 401(k) +match, paid vacation and educational opportunities. Please submit salary requirements with resume.

  • Tennis Shop Desk Attendant:  seeking an enthusiastic, outgoing, customer service oriented individual for long term part-time position. The candidate must be able to perform basic tennis shop administrative duties; to include, but not limited to, restocking coolers, maintaining member areas, and providing courteous, professional member service. This position may also require the candidate to perform court maintenance such is raking and sweeping outdoor clay courts, refilling coolers and vacuuming indoor courts. The candidate should be able to work various shifts to include weekdays, occasional weekends and holidays. Prior tennis experience preferred. Enthusiastic, friendly work environment with a flexible schedule and daily meals provided.

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Greet members and guests as they enter the tennis facility.

    • Operate multiple phone lines, front desk computer, Jonas software

    • Ring up POS transactions for tennis rackets, balls, clothing, shoes, beverages, snacks

    • Process and collect payments from guests to include, but not limited to, using the point-of-sale system, handling money, processing credit and debit cards, making change and processing gift certificates

    • Complete opening and closing shift procedures

    • Ability to handle money, use a cash register for transactions, and balance a cash sheet

    • Ability to perform duties independently and ensure the safety of members and guests

    • Assist in conducting inventory and ensure adequate merchandise supply levels

    • Ability to perform court maintenance duties which may include the following: brushing/raking outdoor clay courts, vacuuming indoor courts, emptying and refilling water coolers, removing and taking trash out to dumpsters, etc.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Ability to write general business correspondence (i.e., e-mails, incident reports) and comprehend procedure manuals

    • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from members, guests, vendors, and employees

    • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, or schedule form

    • Ability to use Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

    • Ability to maintain effective working relationships with other employees, patrons, guests, and vendors

    • Ability to resolve conflicts and problems courteously and tactfully

    • Ability to sit and/or stand for extended periods of time

    • Ability to lift and/or carry up to 25 lbs

    • Tennis knowledge or experience desired, but not required

  • Wave Cafe:  seeking enthusiastic, outgoing, customer service oriented individuals with positive attitudes for seasonal part-time positions May - August working various shifts to include evenings, weekends, and holidays. Candidates must be at least 18 years of age, be proactive, detail oriented, and exceptional team players with a passion for service excellence. Great pay, flexible schedules, uniforms, and meals provided. Prior experience is a plus. Positions available include, Café Servers, Cooks, and Bartenders (must be 21 years of age or older for this position). If responding by email, please include your current contact information.

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    Should you have any further questions please contact:

    Kristin A. Jennings
    Human Resources Assistant
    Willow Oaks Country Club
    Phone (804) 272-1451 ext. 116
    Fax (804) 272-4527

    kjennings@willowoakscc.org

    Drug Free Work Place.  EOE