About Yakima Tennis Club
The Yakima Tennis Club is a welcoming community of dedicated members, professional instructors and exceptional staff who promote a fun and active lifestyle through year-round tennis, pickleball, summer aquatics and social activities. We fully intend to live up to our mission statement and will make your club experience the best possible. We were founded in 1959 and are a member owned year-round tennis facility in the Yakima area. The club, which hosts a number of USTA events, is considered one of the “premier outdoor tennis clubs” of the Pacific Northwest because of its facilities and setting.
The Yakima Tennis Club desires to be a friendly, inclusive, and welcoming place that encourages and promotes tennis to people of all ages and of all tennis ability levels. The Director of Tennis (DOT) will promote tennis within the Yakima community at large. To that end, the DOT shall devote full attention and energies to the performance of duties as the Yakima Tennis Club’s DOT. The DOT is responsible for creating tennis programming that serves YTC members to include lessons, clinics, tournaments and tennis social events. The DOT will also hire, train and supervise all tennis instructors subject to direction from the General Manager (GM). The DOT will coordinate with the committees, GM, and all departments to successfully present and facilitate all programming.
Build and supervise tennis staff
Hold frequent/regular meetings with the professional tennis staff to assure that tennis programs/activities are being implemented and run effectively.
On a regular basis review performance of YTC tennis programs/activities for effectiveness.
Ensure all tennis programs and activities meet the physical, recreational and social desires and needs of members, as well as profitability needs of the club.
The DOT will work with the GM on initiates to help grow our membership base through lessons and other community opportunities.
Assure that budgets are developed in coordination with the GM for the tennis department.
The DOT shall organize/conduct or oversee all tennis tournaments
The DOT shall initiate, develop and promote innovative tennis activities for members and guests.
The DOT will be available to attend and report to regular and special meetings of the Board of Directors, club committees and staff meetings
Ensure demand for private lessons, group lessons, and clinics are satisfied.
USPTA Certification Elite Level
Demonstrates a commitment to continuing education
First Aid / CPR / AED certified
Job Type: Full-Time OT Exempt
Compensation: Salary, hourly, commission based on experience