Exclusive island resort seeking enthusiastic and dedicated employees to join our team!
It's an amazing summer getaway
The Old Club is an exclusive private island resort and yacht club surrounded by the pristine, freshwater of the Great Lakes delta known as the St. Clair Flats. The club was originally founded in 1872 as a hunting and fishing club later being renamed The Old Club in 1902.
We are located on Harsens Island in Michigan. Surrounded by the beautiful Saint Clair River and Muscamoot Bay.
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About The Old Club
The club is a smaller private club with around 150 members and their family which allows staff to get to know each and every member we have unlike some of the larger clubs. On our property, we have three harbors, two kitchens, four dining areas, the 'Ritz' hotel, three clay tennis courts, an Olympic sized pool and hot tub, nine-hole par-three golf course, as well as several member cottages, lodges, and condos.
The club is an exclusive yacht club that offers great amenities to both staff and members alike. Management (as well as club members) are dedicated to the growth of our staff and the advancement of current employees. We offer free room and board, free meals (2 per day) as well as access to the many amenities on certain days, beautiful atmosphere, cross-training/ability to grow and staff appreciation events
Each week at the club is like a new adventure. Every weekend we have a different theme and live entertainment in our dining room, from fun costume, themed country-western weekend, to family-oriented Fourth of July where we have a parade, turtle races, fireworks display, as well as many other family-themed events, to our formal Commodores ball.
The Old Club is seasonal and is open May - October.
The Employee Experience
The Old Club is truly a family-oriented club in every way including with the staff. Our staff members make life long friends while spending their summers at the club. Employee satisfaction is one of our top priorities at The Old Club.
OUR COMMITMENT TO YOU
- Proper training, so that you can do your job well.
- Recognition, appreciation, and respect for what you do.
- Reasonable and competitive compensation for your efforts as well as the finest working conditions.
- Above all, continuous two-way communication with you.
Hard working, dedicated, great customer service skills, as well as the ability to give all members and guests the best possible experience while enjoying the club. Someone not only looking for an amazing summer opportunity in a beautiful location also someone wanting to expand and share their knowledge in hospitality with those around them. All departments at The Old Club work closely together and because of that we have an amazing team mentality and all departments are treated as an equal member of The Old Club team. It would also be ideal to have previous experience in the hospitality field in the department one wishes to apply for.
Room and Board
Our housing is offered free of charge, there is a deposit of $50 a week taken from your paycheck and returned in full at the conclusion of the season if you respect the housing rules. Housing is shared and most rooms are double occupants. Everyone has access to the kitchen, washer and dryer, bedding, as well as mini-fridges in all rooms. We offer two free meals a day for all employees on the property.
Wages depend on experience as well as specific job. Paychecks are received weekly on Friday and direct deposit is available.
The club offers great amenities to both staff and members alike.
- Olympic Size Heated Pool & Jacuzzi
- Three Clay Tennis Courts
- Par Three, Nine Hole Executive Golf Course
Getting Here and Getting Around
The club is accessed by ferry. We encourage people to bring their vehicles for easy access to explore the island as well as the nearby mainland. However, if you do not have a vehicle housing is located on the property.
While not working many members of our staff enjoy fishing, hiking, kayaking, photography, and some of the most amazing sunsets around.