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This is a part time, unbenefited position with a starting hourly rate of $21.89 per hour.

The Golf Course Business Manager is a “working
manager” and responsible for the successful operation
of all aspects of the course (with the exception of
maintenance of course) and its associated facilities.
The Golf Course Manager will plan, organize, direct and
coordinate all activities at the Diamond Mountain Golf
Course and represent the City with professionalism at
all times. The Golf Course Manager acts under the
supervision of the City Administrator or designee in the
Administrative Services Department of the City of
This is an advanced position. Employees at this level
perform difficult and responsible management duties
related to the operation of the Diamond Mountain Golf
Course. Employee is responsible for lead supervision of
assigned staff and is required to be fully trained in all
procedures related to the assigned areas of
responsibility and must work with minimal supervision.
Employee will possess good interpersonal skills to work
with the Golf Course Superintendent, employees,
course users, other City Departments and the general
public. Requires excellent analytical and financial skills
to monitor expenditures so that the course operates
within budget. Employee must be familiar with the
practical and financial aspects of managing golf course
facilities including pro shop, restaurant and the golf
course. Employee should have marketing and customer
services skills to attract and retain course members and
About the Position
About Susanville and Lassen County
Any combination of experience and training that would
provide the required knowledge and abilities is
qualifying. A typical way to obtain the required
knowledge and abilities would be:
 Four years of increasingly responsible experience
working at a golf course.
 Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade
supplemented by courses in golf course
 Meet physical requirements
Susanville is located in Lassen County in the heart of North East California, and at 4,200 feet in elevation, residents
and visitors enjoy four seasons and easy access to a wealth of year-round outdoor recreation opportunities. There
are over 2,700 square miles of public lands, with hiking, biking, cross country skiing, horseback riding, hunting and off
-road recreation activities enjoyed by the community. Fisherman and boating enthusiasts will enjoy the numerous
lakes and rivers and proximity to Eagle Lake, Antelope Lake and Lake Almanor. Susanville families enjoy and support
many community activities and events including the Bizz Johnson Marathon, the Lassen County Trails Trust Rails to
Trails festival, Mountain Bike trails and races, the Main Street Cruise car show, Lassen County Fair and Parade, Safe
and Sane Halloween and the annual Magical County Christmas celebration in the historic uptown area. Susanville
offers quality health care at Banner Lassen Medical Center and higher education opportunities at Lassen Community
College and nearby Chico State University and the University of Nevada, Reno. Susanville also offers other amenities
such as the 18-hole Diamond Mountain Golf Course, the Susanville Municipal Airport, the Susanville Symphony and
the Honey Lake Valley Community Pool.
Preferred Qualifications
Essential Duties
 Recommends individuals for hire, trains, schedules
 manages part-time employees to run golf course
 Organize tournaments and other events
 Responsible for the appropriate handling of cash
on site including, but not limited, balancing cash
registers, making deposits and transporting to City
Hall for processing, acquiring change for tills etc.
 Ensuring all required spreadsheets and other
finance related documents are completed and sent
to the Finance Department in a timely manner
 Order supplies; maintain accurate records of
purchases and comply with budget and purchasing
policies of the City.
 Maintain accurate and updated MSDS records on
any and all chemicals used at the Diamond
Mountain Golf Course and provide training to
employees on how to administer chemicals
 Seasonal opening and closing of the pro shop,
clubhouse areas
An application, cover letter and resume must be submitted with the City of Susanville and delivered
in person or mailed to the following address:
City of Susanville,
Attn: City Clerk
66 North Lassen Street
Susanville, CA 96130-3904
Applications are available at the address above or at
Candidates with questions may contact the City Clerk at (530) 252-5103.
The City of Susanville does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity,
and sexual orientation), parental status, national origin, age, disability, family medical history or genetic information, political
affiliation, military service, or other non-merit based factors.

 Principles and practices of policy development and
 Pertinent local, state and federal laws, rules and
 Budget management procedures and techniques
 Principles and practices of supervision, training and
personnel management
 Principles and practices of Employment Laws and
 Work cooperatively and effectively with others.
 Deal with guests in a tactful and professional manner.
 Understand and communicate written instructions.
 Operate specialized job-related equipment.
 Physically bend, squat, climb, kneel and move in
order to maintain City facilities and related
 Establish and maintain effective working relationships
with those contacted in the course of work.
 Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: High School
Hiring Requirements for this Job:
  • Drug Testing / Screening
  • Background Checks
  • Reference Check
  • Minimum Hourly Wage: 21,89