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Golf Maintenance- Assistant Mechanic

Garden of the Gods Resort and Club
Colorado Springs, CO
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Position Purpose & Summary

Under the direction of the Equipment Manager and Golf Course Superintendent, the Assistant Mechanic assists the Equipment Manager in the repairing and maintenance of various gasoline and diesel-powered golf course maintenance equipment.

Essential Functions:

  • Communicates any needs or problems relating to maintenance or repair of equipment with the equipment manager.
  • Inspects, diagnoses, adjusts, and repairs mechanical defects/failures in various pieces of golf course maintenance equipment on a regular basis.
  • Prioritizes equipment repair and maintenance work.
  • Sets up and modifies new equipment as needed.
  • Repairs and adjusts engines and cutting mechanisms on various heavy and light mowing equipment.
  • Assists in training on golf maintenance equipment with new teammates.
  • Keeps maintenance equipment fueled, oiled, and inspected; and performs related tasks as required.
  • Assists with any golf course jobs as deemed necessary by the superintendent and the equipment manager.
  • Deliver "I Am Proud" service standards and department-specific signature touch points.
  • Establish cross-departmental channels of communication among teammates that are consistent and complete.

Additional Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assistance in maintaining a clean and well-organized parts inventory room.
  • Maintenance of a clean and safe work environment.
  • Working knowledge of the hazards and safety precautions of the profession.
  • Adherence to the proper recycling and/or disposal of various oils, compounds and other fluids (antifreeze, oil filters, etc.).
  • Assistance in an effective, daily inspection of golf course maintenance equipment.
  • Greet every guest, member, and team member with "I Am Proud" standards and set a positive tone for every interaction.
  • Provide extraordinary service that is "Enriching by Nature."
  • Embrace, embody, demonstrate, and encourage wellness and the STRATA virtues through interactions, performance, and commitments.
  • Uphold the Garden of the Gods Resort and Club's brand, culture, vision, mission, and values.
  • Be empowered to make things go right if they go wrong.
  • Give the guest/member a fond farewell.
  • Address feedback by utilizing the LEARN Model.
  • Demonstrate a professional appearance and be attentive to what matters most.
  • Comply with company policies and procedures.
  • Observe and adhere to safety guidelines.

Marginal Functions:

  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Interface positively with other departments, offering assistance when needed.
  • Displays care in use of equipment and maintains an organized and professional work environment.

Position Requirements:


  • Minimum Knowledge & Skills:
    • Working knowledge of the general operation of gasoline-, diesel- and electric-powered equipment; the proper methods of servicing golf course equipment; and the repair and adjustment of power mowing equipment. Ability to move heavy objects.
    • Mechanical ability: ability to use common mechanical tools.

  • Formal Education and Job-Related Experience:
    • Small engine repair.
    • Golf maintenance experience valued but not required.

  • License, Registration, and/or Certification Required: Valid Driver's License for a minimum of two years

External and Internal Personal Contact:


  • Communications:
    • Daily - Pre shift meetings and stand ups.
    • Occasionally - Participate in one-on-one coaching sessions.
  • Teamwork and Collaboration: This position requires continuous teamwork as well as internal and cross-departmental communication.



Additional Licenses and/or Certifications Required:


YES

NO

Valid Driver's License

X

CPR Certification

X

Food Protection Manager Certification

X

Food Handler Certification

X

Alcohol Server/Seller Certification

X


Position Analysis/Specifications:


N/A

(Not Applicable)

OCCASIONAL

FREQUENTLY

Sitting

X

Standing

X

Walking

X

Bending Over

X

Crawling

X

Reaching

X

Crouching

X

Kneeling

X

Balancing

X

Pushing / Pulling

X

Lifting / Carrying:

10 lbs. or less

X

11 to 25 lbs.

X

26 to 50 lbs.

X

51 to 70 lbs.

X

Manual Dexterity

X

Fine Motor Skills

X

Gross Motor Skills

X

Eye / Hand Coordination

X

Near Vision

X

Far Vision

X

Color Recognition

X

X

Hearing


Environmental Factors:

Environmental factors may include indoor setting with overhead lighting and comfortable ventilation. May occasionally be called upon to work in all areas of the property, both inside and outside, possibly in inclement weather.


YES

NO

Working Outside

X

Working Inside

X

Working Alone

X

Working Closely with Others

X

Excessive Cold / Heat

X

Excessive Humidity / Dampness

X

Noise / Vibrations

X

Working Above Ground

X

Working Below Ground

X

Working with Chemicals / Detergents / Cleaners

X

Working Around Fumes / Smoke / Gas

X

Walking on Uneven Surfaces

X

Operating Motorized Equipment or Vehicles

X

Working Around/Near Machinery/Motorized Equipment

X

Climbing on Scaffolds or Ladders

X

Continuous use with a Computer and Keyboard

X





Job Posted by ApplicantPro

Garden of the Gods Resort and Club

Address

Colorado Springs, CO
80904 USA

Industry

Automotive

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