Sarasota National Golf Club in Venice, FL is seeking an experienced detail oriented and hardworking Equipment Manager to join our Golf Maintenance team. This full time Salaried position. The Equipment manager is responsible for all maintenance programs pertaining to the equipment used by the golf course. This includes but is not limited to developing a preventative maintenance program built around factory recommended maintenance schedules, documenting and record keeping of all work performed on each piece of equipment, maintaining a well-stocked inventory of commonly used parts, ensuring all safety devices are in place and functioning properly and daily checks of equipment while in operation and on the course.
Ability to work on all Major turf equipment brands
Must have own tools
Knowledge of small/large engine repair, reel maintenance, electrical & welding experience, as well as ability to diagnose and trouble shoot
Ability to use technology for record keeping and parts ordering
Knowledge and ability to use Foley Grinders
Must possess a strong knowledge of reel sharpening and reel set-up.
Ability to setup Verti-cutting units
Minimum 5 years of Golf course mechanic experience
Attention to detail
Keep a clean office and shop with the help from staff
Must be a team player that will work closely with the Superintendent, Assistant Superintendent, and staff members to produce quality conditions to exceed members expectations
Ability to operate equipment
Ability to adjust on the fly
Display knowledge of hazards and safety standards of the profession in keeping a safe work environment for all employees.
Assist in training crew on using and safe operation of equipment as well as properly cleaning and maintaining equipment
Understand how job performance affects the playing conditions of the golf course.
ESD water system knowledge
Strong vendor relationships is a plus
Inspects, diagnosis and repairs equipment defects and failures of all maintenance equipment including diesel, gas, electric powered equipment, mowers, rollers, pumps, blowers, fly mowers and hand tools
Daily inspection of equipment while in use on course
Establishing a preventive equipment maintenance plan to address any equipment needs before additional issues occur.
Checks and makes adjustments on the spot to equipment being used in the field.
Keeps a complete set of records including equipment service repairs, parts and inventory purchases, and preventative maintenance schedules
Oversee the condition and appearance of the equipment, maintenance, and storage areas.
Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
Aid in recommending operating and capital equipment purchases
Flexible schedule and hours
Ability to train an assistant equipment technician.
Please Email resumes to JEhrhart@theiconteam.com
About Sarasota National Golf Club
Sarasota National Golf Club is an 18 hole golf community in Venice, Fl.