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Equipment/Shop Manager

By Ed Oliver Golf Club, Wilmington, Delaware,

Michael Fagan, 800 N DuPont Rd, Wilmington, Delaware, 19807, Telephone: 2158720277

The Golf Course Mechanic position is responsible for maintaining equipment records and maintaining and repairing all mechanical equipment in the maintenance department as well as golf carts.

Duties and responsibilities to include but not limited to:

  • Must be punctual and have a good attendance record
  • Long hours may be required from time to time to complete projects.  It is not unusual to start at 5am during the season
  • Must be willing to work weekends and holidays. 
  • Assist in creating and implementing safety rules for equipment operators and general team members.
  • Implement preventive maintenance programs and care for all equipment and maintain accurate records.
  • Notify Superintendent of any equipment abuse.
  • Must be able to multi task and prioritize duties.
  • Responsible for repairing all maintenance equipment according to the specifications and highest professional standards particular to each item. Inspects, diagnoses and repairs mechanical defects in diesel, electric and gasoline powered automobiles, trucks, sweepers, mowers and other mechanical equipment.
  • Utility work including sharpening blades reels and bed-knifes, disassembles motors and performs general overhauling, grinds valves, repairs transmissions, differentials, carburetors, distributors, fuel pumps, steering systems, starters, generators, universal joints, hydraulic systems, high pressured pumps and valves, install breaks, batteries, tires, wiring and glass and welding work.
  • Responsible for checking machines on a daily basis to ensure each machine is ready to go the next day.
  • Keeps accurate inventory of all parts and other valuable items of equipment in the maintenance building.
  • Order fuels, lubricants and repair parts through the purchase order system and with the approval of the Superintendent.
  • Maintain a clean golf course and maintenance building.
  • Demonstrate courtesy to guests and co-workers at all times.
  • May be required to help out on golf course from time to time.


Educational Requirements

Trade School or Technical school preferred but not required

Experience Requirements

Previous mechanical experience required. We will train the right person who has mechanical background how to grind reels and bed-knifes.  Basic computer skills.

Special Requirements

Prefer someone with their own tools but not required. 

Job Benefits

To be discussed during interview


Date Job is Available


D.O.E up to $20 per hour

Job Application Instructions

Email resume