Employment Requirement: City Employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by September 30, 2021. All persons offered a position will be required to provide valid proof of vaccination prior to starting employment.
The City and County of Denver's Golf Division is currently looking to hire a Turf Equipment Mechanic to join the team at Wellshire Golf Course. If you are an energetic, organized, skilled mechanic – WE WANT YOU to consider joining our team. Golf experience is appreciated but not required. We are willing to train the right applicant who is ambitious, organized, and demonstrates mechanical skills in hydraulic, small engine, diesel, and related fields.
As a Turf Equipment Mechanic, you can expect to:
Perform preventative maintenance, repair and overhaul hydrostatic drives and hydraulic operated equipment, water and air-cooled engines, diesel engines, and two/four cycle gasoline engines
Repair and replace clutches, U-joints, and differential assemblies
Troubleshoot and repair mechanical and hydraulic brake systems
Test hydraulic systems, adjust and repair hydraulic cylinders and valve bodies
Repair cooling systems; troubleshoot, repair and rebuild of starting/charging systems
Sharpen reels and blades; repair tires including mounts and dismounts
Assist in training operators on safety features and operation of turf equipment
Maintain activity records and prepare reports
Order and maintain parts and hand tools inventory
Assist on-course as needed
Our Ideal Candidate will have:
Previous golf course experience preferred but not required
Experience with hydraulics, small engines, and electrical troubleshooting
The ability to work individual and as a team
Experience with turf management preferred but not required
Computer skills - MyTurf software is used at Denver golf courses for records management
Excellent organization skills
Exceptional work ethic
We realize your time is valuable so please do not apply if you do not have at least the following required minimum qualifications:
Education requirement: Graduation from high school or the possession of a GED, HiSET or TASC Certificate
Experience Requirement: Two (2) years of experience in the diagnosis, repair and maintenance of gasoline or diesel-powered equipment
Education/Experience Equivalency: Additional appropriate education may be substituted for the minimum experience requirements
License/Certifications: Requires a valid Driver's License at the time of application. Licenses and certifications must be kept current as a condition of employment
Additional Salary Information: based on education and experience
About City and County of Denver
With eight golf facilities, Denver Golf has something for everyone: one 27-hole regulation golf course, four 18-hole regulation golf courses, one 18-hole executive mountain golf course, two 9-hole par three golf courses, two Miniature Golf facilities, five driving ranges (including a signature water range), six Restaurants, and the Denver Junior Golf/The First Tee of Denver - One of the largest Junior Golf programs in the country.
Denver Golf has outstanding course conditions and top notch guest services for the best value. From urban golf settings to mountain vistas, you will find it here at Denver Golf. We offer competitive wages, outstanding benefits, and opportunities to develop your golf career.