Stowe Country Club is seeking a qualified equipment technician to oversee the grounds equipment fleet of the Stowe Country Club golf course. Candidate must be a professional individual with practical knowledge of light and heavy motorized equipment. The equipment technician is responsible for repairs and preventative maintenance of; utility carts, mowing equipment, tractors, and specialty implements. Responsibility also includes the general upkeep of the Turf Care Facility.
Stowe Country Club is one of two 18-hole golf courses at Stowe Mountain Club. Stowe Country Club is located in the village of Stowe and Stowe Mountain Club golf course is located seven miles away at the mountain resort. Hyatt Hotels manages Stowe Mountain Club and Stowe Country Club. Each operation is self-sufficient and has its own staff, equipment fleet, and facilities. Some equipment is shared periodically to maximize production capabilities. The equipment technician will work closely with the Director of Agronomy, assistant golf course superintendent, and the Stowe Mountain Club equipment manager to schedule and facilitate equipment use, transportation, and maintenance.
The equipment technician is considered a core employee among the Stowe Mountain Club golf team. This person must be a motivated individual that can initiate procedures and systems that will contribute to the progression of Stowe Country Club as it undergoes major improvements. Training will be provided in golf course- specific equipment and associated procedures to the right candidate as needed. Preference will be given to the candidate that demonstrates a strong desire to foster high-quality work place standards.
Prior golf course equipment repair and maintenance is preferred but not required. Must have working knowledge of light and heavy maintenance equipment and automotive apparatuses and aptitude for associated repair and maintenance. Experience in basic welding and fabrication. Advanced mechanical troubleshooting and problem solving skills are essential for electrical and hydraulic systems in equipment. Excellent organizational skills and commitment to workplace safety, cleanliness, presentation, and personal appearance are considered highly desirable candidate qualifications. Must comprehend purchasing procedures and have knowledgeable budget awareness. Must possess valid driver’s license.
Additional Salary Information: Full-Time, Year-Round employees enjoy health benefits (75% company paid), 401K (employer-matched contributions), paid time off, golf and summer recreation access, Ski/Ride pass and winter recreation access, Regional trade show and conference, Uniforms. All applicable tools are provided by employer.
About Stowe Mountain Club
Stowe Mountain Club is located in Stowe, VT. It is nestled next to Vermont's highest peak, Mt. Mansfield. The golf course was designed by Bobb Cupp and opened for play in 2007. The golf course is part of a Stowe Mountain Club membership and it also provides for The Lodge at Spruce Peak.