Head Mechanic - Walden Ponds Golf Club

21 Jul 2020 8:30 AM | Brian Laurent (Administrator)

Head Mechanic
Walden Ponds Golf Club
Hamilton, Ohio

Overview:

Responsible for all golf course maintenance equipment and oversees gasoline golf carts.  The Yamaha golf carts are a 2020 fleet that just arrived. The majority of mowers and maintenance vehicles are Toro. Repair and maintenance of various gasoline and diesel powered equipment is required to achieve top performance. 

Responsibilities:

  •  Communicate any concerns relating to repair or maintenance.

  • Inspect and fine tune mowers frequently.

  • Maintain mowing reels with precise care and a high quality of cut is essential.

  • Prioritize equipment repair and maintenance work.

  • Works closely with Superintendent and Assistant when determining which new equipment will be a good fit.

  • Maintain a clean work environment. 

  • Keep accurate and detailed records of services performed.

  • Checks fluids frequently.

  • Proper reel and bedknife maintenance practices are required.

  • Inspect equipment performance on the golf course.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Educational Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED).

  • Any technical training or additional school is helpful.

Experience Requirements:

  • Valid Driver’s License.

  • Working knowledge of 2 cycle gas, gas, and diesel powered engines

  • Basic welding skills.

  • Knowledge and maintenance/repairs of hydraulic systems.

  • Basic electrical skills and diagnosing electrical issues.

  • Previous mechanical golf course or landscape experience helpful.

  • Requires daily inspection of golf course equipment.

  • Reliable, prompt, attention to detail, and thorough.

  • Provide a safe, clean work area and recognize any hazards.

  • Set an example for seasonal staff and encourage proper maintenance practices.

  • Develop safety protocol for training new employees on equipment.

  • Maintain a well-organized parts inventory room. 

Benefits:

  • Health

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • Life

  • Vacation pay after 1 year (5 days)

Date job is available:

Open until filled 

Salary:

$17.00-$19.00 per hour

Job Application Instructions:

Please send resume to:

Matt DeVer
matt.dever@waldenponds.com

Miami Valley GCSA
PO Box 422
Powell, Ohio 43065

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