BLACK BUTTE RANCH offers a dynamic and exciting work environment for its employees. We believe that our employees are here to have fun and enjoy being around the great game of golf while working in a beautiful natural setting.Our ultimate goal is to provide an amazing experience for every employee, home owner, and guest. That begins with happy employees. Black Butte Ranch is owned and operated by the homeowners, who are extremely proactive in providing the proper resources to manage the property at the highest level. Additionally, Black Butte Ranch is an 1800 acre outdoor lover’s paradise with golf, biking/hiking trails, fishing, boating, horseback riding, swimming, fitness, and more. Use of these amazing amenities is just one of the awesome perks that come with employment. The Ranch is a destination community nestled among a Ponderosa forest that allows our guests and employees to escape the hassles of everyday life, enjoy a relaxing/laid-back mountain atmosphere, and connect with one another/build relationships. Lastly, the Turf Care team strives to create positive work-life integration by utilizing progressive scheduling techniques that shift away from the industry standard.
36 Hole Resort facility. Big Meadow Golf Course and Glaze Meadow Golf Course. Toro (primary) and John Deere Equipment fleet, Foley grinders (brand new), Toro MyTurf Preventative Maintenance wireless tracking system, and exceptional equipment replacement program.
The equipment service manager reports to the golf course superintendent and/or the senior assistant golf course superintendent and oversees a comprehensive preventive maintenance program for the golf course assets. This program includes the diagnostics and repair of failing equipment, keeping records of parts and labor needed to maintain each piece of equipment, and placing orders for parts and supplies needed for equipment or service. The equipment service manager properly communicates any needs or problems relating to the maintenance or repair of equipment to the superintendent and/or the senior assistant superintendent, and schedules/directs the work assignments of the assistant equipment manager and or foremen. The equipment service manager places safety as a top priority and is responsible for maintaining a clean service area and maintenance building.
All work to be performed in accordance with the Black Butte Ranch – Golf Course Maintenance Operations Manual & Standards.
Adjust turf mowing equipment to ensure proper cutting heights and maintain sharpness of cutting units.
Service all pickups, vans, cars, loaders, backhoes, tractors, dump trucks and turf equipment.
Perform general overhaul of reels, cutting units, hydraulic pumps, motors, gas and diesel engines, transmissions, differentials, carburetors, distributors, fuel pumps, steering systems, hydraulic systems and high-pressure pumps and valves.
Install and adjust brakes, wiring and glass.
Perform machining or welding for automotive and turf equipment.
Occasionally perform body equipment painting and repair work.
Maintain records of preventive maintenance, repairs made, orders and time worked.
Work with and train Assistant Mechanic.
Grind and sharpen cutting units on a regular schedule to ensure optimum efficiency at all times.
Order and maintain proper parts inventory.
Inspect, adjust, diagnose and repair mechanical defects in golf course equipment.
Working knowledge of golf course maintenance equipment. At least 3 years at similar position as golf course mechanic. Or, 5 years as a general mechanic.
Knowledge of gasoline and diesel engine repair. 3 years’ auto and truck maintenance including engine overhaul.
Ability to troubleshoot electrical and hydraulic problems.
Welding and fabrication. 5 years’ welding and fabrication experience.
Additional Salary Information: Health, dental, Life insurance and 401k with matching plan is available. Paid holidays, golf privileges, uniforms, meal and merchandise discounts.
About Black Butte Ranch Corp.
Black Butte Ranch is Central Oregon's finest residential and destination resort where employees THRIVE by working hard and enjoying all the amenities (golf, pools, Spa, biking, tennis, pickle-ball, boating, fitness, outdoor concerts) FLOURISH where professional passion is shared with engaged and collaborative co-workers, and you can EXCEL in your role as your talent meets 1,800 acres of inspiration.
Black Butte Ranch ... There is a Place to SHINE!