"Georgia Golf Course Superintendents Association"

Equipment Manager/Mechanic/Grounds Crew

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Equipment Manager - Atlanta Country Club
Head Mechanic - North Atlanta Golf Carts, LLC
Equipment Technician - The Golf Club at Bradshaw Farm
Golf Course Mechanic  - Bobby Jones Golf Course
Equipment Manager - The River Club
Turf Equipment Technician - Council Fire Golf Club
Golf Course Mechanic - The Savannah Golf Club
Mechanic - The Golf Club of Georgia
Equipment Technician - Sapelo Hammock Golf Club
Used Equipment Manager - Greenville Turf & Tractor

 

 

Equipment Manager

Atlanta Country Club
Marietta, GA
Company Operation:
Atlanta Country Club is a private, 18 hole golf course located in Marietta, GA, a suburb of Atlanta, Georgia. The golf course consists of bentgrass greens, bermudagrass fairways and roughs, and zoysia grass and bermuda grass tee boxes. We emphasize a fun, team and goal-oriented atmosphere where all team members provide value for our department. 
Duties: The equipment manager reports to the golf course superintendent and oversees a preventative maintenance program. This program includes the repair of failing equipment, and placing orders for parts and supplies needed for equipment or service. The EM will inspect, diagnose, and repair various golf course maintenance equipment. The EM works along with the assistant equipment manager as a team in trouble-shooting and engaging in repairs and maintenance. The EM spot checks equipment for performance on the course, and tailors a reel grinding program accordingly. The EM will also be expected to develop a proper parts inventory system to limit equipment down time.
Salary: Competitive and based on experience.
Benefits: Health/Dental/ Vison, vacation and sick leave, paid holidays, uniforms, association dues, continuing education.
Requirements: Must be self-motivated and team-oriented.  Must have a working knowledge of gas, diesel, and 2-cycle engines. Must be familiar with hydraulics and electrical components. Must have experience with reel and bedknife grinding. Must maintain a clean and safe work area.
Send Resumes to: Scott Lambert, slambert@atlantacountryclub.org (e-mail); (770) 953-2229 (phone).
Date Position is Available: Immediately.
Date Announcement was Posted: February 22, 2018.
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Head Mechanic

North Atlanta Golf Carts, LLC
Dawsonville, GA
Company Operation:
Established golf car dealer. Authorized Dealer of ClubCar, EZGO, and Yamaha. 
Duties: Candidate must be self motivated. The duties consist of troubleshooting and repair of both electric and gas cars. The ability to manage inventory and parts ordering. Must have a strong background in electric and gas cars.
Salary: $20/hour.
Benefits: Association dues and continuing education.
Requirements: 3-5 years of Mechanic experience in the golf industry.
Send Resumes to: Craig Riddle, 8660 Highway 53 E, Dawsonville, GA 30534; craigriddle@pga.com (e-mail).
Date Position is Available: Immediately.
Date Announcement was Posted: February 21, 2018.
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Equipment Technician

The Golf Club at Bradshaw Farm
Woodstock, GA
Course Operation:
27-hole, semi-private golf club. Champion bermuda greens, 419 bermuda tees, fairways and rough. 
Duties: • Ensures operation of golf maintenance fleet by making repairs, completing preventive maintenance following manufacturer’s instructions, and troubleshooting malfunctions.• Maintains the reliability and appearance of the golf maintenance fleet by performing duties such as painting and daily detailing per supervisor’s instructions.• Manages documentation by maintaining records on all repairs and maintenance; handling warranty paperwork.• Maintains a safe and clean working environment by ensuring that all tools are kept clean and in proper working condition, complying with all safety programs, and maintaining an orderly work area.• Maintains supply inventory by monitoring stock, anticipating needed equipment and supplies, ordering equipment and supplies as approved by management.• Implements and supports all American Golf initiatives and programs as requested by management.• Other duties may be assigned by management.
Salary: $42,000 - $45,000.
Benefits: Merchandise Discounts, Meal and Beverage Discounts, Golf Privileges.
Requirements: • Education or work experience demonstrating mechanical knowledge of golf maintenance equipment or similar vehicles.• Knowledge of electrical and hydraulic systems.• Experience using diagnostic testing equipment.• Ability to meet project deadlines, working with little or no supervision.• Basic knowledge of computers.• Ability to perform basic math.• Ability to communicate effectively with co-workers and management, in some locations bilingual (Spanish/English) speaking is helpful.• Valid driver’s license required.
Send Resumes to: Shawn Cannon, 410 Jessica Ln., Woodstock, GA 30188; super@bradshawfarmgc.com (e-mail)
Date Position is Available: March 1, 2018.
Date Announcement was Posted: February 6, 2018.
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Golf Course Mechanic

Bobby Jones Golf Course
Atlanta, GA
Course Operation:
When Bobby Jones reopens in Fall of 2018 it will feature a reversible 9-hole golf course, with multiple tees and large double greens, Driving Range, 6 hole Cupp Links. Mechanic will assist in building an equipment fleet, maintenance facility and equipment standards from ground up. 
Duties: Maintain new fleet of turf equipment. Inspect mowers on a daily basis to ensure premium playing surfaces. Troubleshoot and repair all problems with mowers, carts, sprayers, small equipment, fans and facility. Properly manage inventory levels and maintain current record keeping efforts.
Salary: $40-45K.
Benefits: Health, Dental, Vision, Life insurance, PTO, Uniforms, Association dues, continuing education.
Requirements: 3-5 years of Mechanic experience in the golf industry.
Send Resumes to: Kyle Macdonald, kyle.macdonald@bobbyjonesgc.com (e-mail)
Date Position is Available: Immediately.
Date Announcement was Posted: January 29, 2018.
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Equipment Manager

The River Club
Suwanee, GA
Course Operation:
The River Club is a private, 18 hole Greg Norman design located 25 miles northeast of Atlanta in Suwanee.  Suwanee was rated as one of the top 10 places to live in the US.  The course consists of A1/A4 Bentgrass greens, Tifsport tees, fairways, approaches and roughs. 
Duties: Maintain new and existing fleet of turf equipment.  Inspect mowers on a daily basis to ensure premium playing surfaces.  Troubleshoot and repair all problems with mowers, carts, sprayers, small equipment, fans and facility.  Properly manage inventory levels and maintain current record keeping efforts.
Salary: $62,000 to $65,000 plus Bonus.
Benefits: Health/Dental/Vision; Paid vacation; Uniforms; Meals; Association dues, Golf privileges.
Requirements: Prefer 3 years as a Head Equipment Manager at a private club.
Send Resumes to: Rob Roy, rroy@theriverclub-ga.com (e-mail)
Date Position is Available: Immediately.
Application Deadline: February 15, 2018.
Date Announcement was Posted: January 18, 2018.
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Turf Equipment Technician

Council Fire Golf Club
Chattanooga, TN
Course Operation:
Council Fire is a 18 hole private club located in Chattanooga, Tennessee designed by Bob Cupp. Council Fire has Miniverde bermudagrass greens, 419 bermudagrass Tees,Fairways and Roughs. New equipment lease in 2017. 
Duties: Candidate must be self motivated. The duties consist of troubleshooting,maintenance and repairs of all golf course equipment. The ability to manage inventory and parts ordering. Must have a strong background in electrical and hydraulic systems. Small gasoline engines,utility and cart repairs as well as commercial equipment repairs.
Salary: $45,000 to $55,000 DOE.
Benefits: Health,dental, and vision insurance; Paid sick and vacation days; Lunch and uniforms provided; Golf privileges on days course is closed; All tools needed are provided.
Requirements: High School diploma. 3 or more years experience in golf course equipment maintenance. Reel grinding and set up a must. Diesel and gasoline engine repairs and preventative maintenance. Welding and fabrications.
Send Resumes to: Gary Weller, 100 Council Fire Dr., Chattanooga, TN 37421; gew303@comcast.net (e-mail); (423) 855-0812 (fax).
Date Position is Available: Immediately.
Date Announcement was Posted: January 16, 2018.
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Golf Course Mechanic

The Savannah Golf Club
Savannah, GA
Course Operation:
The Savannah Golf Club is a private, 18-hole golf club located 2 miles from historic downtown Savannah, Georgia. The Savannah Golf club is America's oldest golf club, founded in 1794. SGC has Champion bermudagrass greens, zoysiagrass tees/green surrounds and 419 fairways and rough. 
Duties: Candidate must possess a strong work ethic. The duties include troubleshooting, maintenance, and repair of all golf course equipment as well as direct and supervise an assistant mechanic. Furthermore, the candidate must manage inventory as well as purchasing. Candidate must have a mechanical background with 3+ years of experience in electrical, small gasoline engines, utility/golf cart repair, and commercial turf equipment repair. Knowledge of reel grinding with Foley reel grinders is preferred.
Salary: $45,000-$55,000 D.O.E.
Benefits: Health/Vision/Dental insurance, paid vacation, free meals, uniforms and golfing privileges. Paid dues and education as well as 401K retirement plan.
Requirements: Experience in golf course equipment maintenance, reel grinding and set-up, diesel and gas engine repairs and maintenance.
Send Resumes to: Jordan Bell, 1661 East President St., Savannah, GA 31414; Jordan@thesavannahgolfclub.com (e-mail).
Date Position is Available: Immediately.
Date Announcement was Posted: January 16, 2018.
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Mechanic

The Golf Club of Georgia
Alpharetta, GA
Course Operation:
36 hole private club in Alpharetta, partnered with our sister club Horseshoe Bend in Roswell. This position reports to the GCOG/HBCC Equipment Manager. 
Duties: Troubleshooting, maintenance, and repair of all golf course equipment. Direct and supervise Assistant Mechanic. Aid in inventory control and purchasing.
Salary: $16-$19/hour DOE.
Benefits: Health/Vision/Dental insurance, paid time off, meals, uniforms, golf privileges. GCSAA dues, education, and TETC testing paid. Potential for advancement within the company.
Requirements: Experience in golf course equipment maintenance, reel grinding and set-up, diesel and gas engine repairs and maintenance.
Send Resumes to: Cory Phillips, cphillips@golfclubofgeorgia.com (e-mail).
Date Position is Available: December 1, 2017.
Date Announcement was Posted: November 15, 2017.
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Equipment Technician

Sapelo Hammock Golf Club
Shellman Bluff, GA
Course Operation:
18 holes, Champion greens, John Deere equipment fleet. 
Duties: The equipment technician is responsible for maintaining all turf equipment, including grinding and setting of reels, preventative maintenance, and record keeping.
Salary: $20/hour.
Benefits: Health, dental, paid holidays, sick leave.
Requirements: Experienced golf course equipment mechanic. Gasoline and diesel engine repair and maintenance.
Send Resumes to: Chris Hankey, 1354 Marshview Dr., Townsend, GA 31331; chankey@sapelohammockgolfclub.com (e-mail); (678) 570-1888 (phone).
Date Position is Available: Immediately.
Date Announcement was Posted: December 6, 2017.
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Used Equipment Manager

Greenville Turf & Tractor
Piedmont, SC

Duties: DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES • Responsible for total work flow of “Used” inventory through the equipment department. To include data entry, tracking and company inventory process.• Coordinate all lease returns and detailed evaluations between customer and the service department• Approve all refurbishment costs through Corporate Sales Co-Ordinator• Work with all Finance Companies (Wells Fargo & John Deere) on Net 30 Floor Plans.• Oversee monthly Wells Fargo audit.• Produce and distribute a Lease return schedule for upcoming 12 months and responsible for monthly update.• Responsible for all trade-in’s and their pick up and entry into the inventory system.• Responsible for all coordination of Tournament Support inventory; Delivery, Pick-Up and condition evaluation upon return.• Create monthly Used Equipment inventory list for sales flyer and posting on company website.• Organize and chart physical location of all Used Inventory.• Keep up to date with all used equipment pricing in the market place, by using multiple on line and magazine sources. Objective to become proficient in market pricing for all related used inventory.• Communicate with sales force on request for used equipment NOT in inventory.• Establish relationships with other John Deere distributors, to better be able to purchase or sell equipment to or from them.• Responsible for updating Corporate Website “Used Equipment” section with web administrator.
Salary: Commensurate with experience.
Benefits: Health/Vision/Dental Insurance, Paid Vacation.
Requirements: Experience with Golf Course Machine Operation.
Send Resumes to: Jeff Robinson, 701 Sandy Springs Rd., Piedmont, SC 29673; jeff.robinson@greenvilleturf.com (e-mail); (866) 786-250 (fax).
Date Position is Available: February 1, 2018.
Application Deadline: January 26, 2018.
Date Announcement was Posted: January 16, 2018.
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