Summary: The Cavalry Club, a private and prestigious Wilson and Lee designed Country Club seeking a responsible individual for ensuring that all equipment is maintained in good operating order to maintain our excellent playing conditions. Schedules and maintains records involving all preventative maintenance programs. Accountable for ordering parts and maintaining appropriate parts inventory while operating within a budget. The Mechanic will perform major and minor mechanical repairs on a variety of diesel and gasoline powered equipment.
Under the supervision of the Superintendent and Assistant, performs both preventative and diagnostic care of gasoline and diesel powered equipment while maintaining a safe, clean, and efficient work environment. Responsible for ensuring that all equipment is maintained in good operating order and ready for use when needed.
Qualifications, Knowledge and Skill Requirements:
1-3 years Mechanic experience
Knowledge of small engine repair
Ability to use equipment and tools properly and safely
Ability to inspect equipment and related components
Must be highly motivated, goal driven and self-starter
Must have the ability to follow verbal and written instructions
Diagnoses, troubleshoots, and repairs all equipment failures
Perform preventative maintenance on all equipment, including adjusting all mowers after daily use
Keeps records of all equipment, maintenance, parts, and shop upkeep
Occasionally operates mowers when work load is slow
Performs grinding and sharpening of all reel and rotary mowers as needed
Incorporates safe work practices in job performance
One weekend day required during golf season
Associates degree (AA) or equivalent from a two year college or technical school preferred but not necessary with acceptable job experience; training with golf course specific reel mowers will be provided to the qualified applicant. Depending on start time there will also be a shadowing period with our previous mechanic.
ability to lift over fifty pounds regularly and up to 100 occasionally
ability to work both indoors and outdoors in all conditions
must be able to work in all positions including standing and bending over for long periods of time
ability to handle loud noise, frequent vibration, and general discomfort
Pay Based on experience
50% matching 401k
To apply, please send all resumes and cover letters to Ben Carroll, Superintendant @ Bencarroll@cavalryclub.org