Equipment/Shop Manager - Firestone Coutry Club
Job Title:  Equipment/Shop Manager
Job Type:  Full-Time
Location:  Firestone Country Club
Job Status:  Sourcing
State:  OH
Description:  The Equipment/Shop Manager reports to the Director of Golf Course Operations and/or the Assistant Director of Golf Course Operations and oversees the maintenance of all golf course equipment. This is a "working" Equipment/Shop Manager position where the individual will not only direct (3) mechanics, but required to perform key tasks along-side them when required. Firestone Country Club is a 63 hole facility where the three private 18 hole courses work out of one maintenance building and the 9 hole public course out of its own building. This includes the diagnosis and repair of equipment, preventive maintenance, record keeping of parts/labor and placing orders for parts and supplies needed for equipment or service. The Equipment/ Shop Manager places safety as a top priority and is responsible for maintaining a clean and organized service area and maintenance building(s). 

Major Duties and Responsibilities

. Develops and performs preventive maintenance programs on all golf course equipment stressing safe and proper functions.
. Communication the needs of maintenance and repair of all equipment to Director of Golf Course Operations.
. Overhaul and able to repair diesel and gas engines, transmissions, hydraulics and electrical.
. Operate shop equipment such as equipment lifts, grinding tools, air compression tools and welding
. Understand technical literature regarding equipment maintenance and repair.
. Accountable for repair and sharpening of all reel and rotary equipment.
. Must be able to manage and handle oils, grease and other chemical compounds within the shop area.
. Responsible for ordering/receiving parts, tracking inventory, maintaining equipment repair records but use of computer software programs and staying within budget
. Oversee and track delivery of fuel purchases.
. Maintain a safe, organized and clean shop work areas and equipment storage.
. Train staff on safe and proper operation of the equipment.
. Maintain a safe, organized and clean shop work area and equipment storage areas
. Prioritize safety and address hazard concerns.
. Recommends equipment for purchases and leases.
Qualifications:  Must have mechanical knowledge and interests in the Turfgrass Industry
Prefer an advance technical training and degree in mechanical repairs
Prefer a minimum of 3 years' experience as a golf course mechanic
Knowledge of reel and rotary maintenance and setup

Possess a valid driver's license
Must be willing to work overtime hours and tournament weekends
Must be able to pass a background check

Compensation:  Salary based on experience
How to Apply:
State Date:  March 21 2018
Education Level:  High School
Company Name:  Firestone Country Club
Company Address:  452 E Warner Rd
City:  Akron
Zip Code:  44319
Contact Name:  Larry Napora
Contact Email:
Contact Phone Number:  3302452100


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