By Wintonbury Hills Golf Course,
Mark Mansur, 206 Terry Plains Rd, Bloomfield, Connecticut, 06002,
The responsibility of the Mechanic is to assist in maintaining the excellent playing condition of the golf course. The Mechanic will perform major and minor mechanical repairs on a variety of diesel and gasoline powered equipment under the general direction of the Superintendent.
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 component; Must be highly motivated, goal driven and self-starter; Must have the ability to follow verbal and written instructions
Conduct and effective preventative maintenance program in conjunction with operators to reduce mechanical failure and poor performance on all golf course equipment; Repair of all equipment and golf carts; Keep repair and maintenance records on all equipment; Inspect, diagnose and repair mechanical problems for all maintenance equipment; Set heights and sharpen blades on the cutting units; Make cuts, welds and braze as needed in repairing equipment and mowing units; Price comparison on all related parts and materials before ordering; Maintain a clean shop area and keep it orderly and efficient; Maintain an adequate supply of parts through requisitions to the Purchasing Manager; Monitor gas and fuel levels in storage tanks; Assure proper disposal of all related hazardous materials; Perform other duties as assigned