The equipment manager reports directly to the golf course superintendent and oversees a comprehensive preventative maintenance program. This program includes the repair of equipment, record keeping for all equipment, ordering parts and supplies, and scheduling normal maintenance. The equipment manager will need to be a good communicator and inform the superintendent or parts/ supplies needed and be able to work within a budget. A successful equipment manager will put safety as a top priority and will maintain a clean and tidy maintenance facility.
Inspects, diagnoses and repairs mechanical defects in various golf course maintenance equipment including diesel, electric, and gasoline powered automobiles, trucks, trenchers, sweepers, rollers, mowers, and other various mechanical equipment used in utility work.
Instructs and or trains golf course maintenance workers regarding preventative maintenance, and the proper cleaning of and safe operation of equipment.
Prioritizes equipment repair and maintenance work.
Maintains a preventative maintenance program within budget on all equipment, and purchases repair parts and replacement supplies.
Keeps a complete set of records for equipment and parts inventory purchases, equipment conditions, costs of repairs and preventative maintenance of all equipment.
Spot checks equipment for performance on the course, frequently makes emergency repairs to equipment on the course, and services or supervises servicing of equipment prior to use.
Oversees the shop area maintenance.
Regulates employees' use of equipment in absence of superintendent and assistant superintendent , if needed, and performs other duties as directed by the superintendent.
Working knowledge of light and heavy maintenance equipment
Skill in the use of a variety of equipment repair tools and the making of various types of mechanical repair
Working knowledge of theory, care, and operation of internal combustion engines and mowing equipment and reel set up.
Working knowledge of the hazards and safety precautions of the profession.
Ability to move heavy objects.
Ability to work in a variety of weather conditions while repairing equipment.
Ability to diagnose mechanical troubles and determine appropriate maintenance work.
Knowledge of and/or ability to play the game of golf and understand how job performance affects the playing conditions of the golf course
Possession of a valid drivers license.
Additional Salary Information: full benefits package
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