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Golf Course Mechanic

15500 Six Penny Ln, Newcastle, WA 98059, USA Req #1102
Wednesday, February 7, 2024

 

As the Mechanic at The Golf Club at Newcastle, you will be responsible for the repair and maintenance of all equipment and machinery in the turf department and related areas (pump stations, maintenance facility, etc.) as well as providing support to the property (clubhouse & recreation center) in areas of related expertise (i.e., golf carts, electronics, etc.). This includes meeting established safety standards and adherence to the respective equipment owner’s manual specifications to maintain the proper working order and longevity of all equipment and machinery.   

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:   

  • Must be knowledgeable and capable of operating all equipment and machinery utilized by the turf department including tools and machinery needed to make related repairs or routine maintenance.
  • Must be proactive in implementing and logging preventative maintenance programs for all equipment in the turf department.
  • Must be capable of diagnosing and making informed repairs and/or maintenance of, but not limited to:
    • engines
    • tractors (gas & diesel)
    • hydraulics
    • electronics
    • tools or equipment (i.e., blowers, weed eaters, chainsaws, reels, bed knives, etc.) 
  • Ensures a safe work environment to include compliance with OSHA/WISHA guidelines and proper operating usage of equipment as defined in related owner’s manual specifications. 
  • Assists in the training of team members for the proper use of equipment & machinery. 
  • Implements methods and procedures designed to minimize operational costs and maximize resources to ensure the proper working order and longevity of each piece of equipment.
  • Timely completion of repairs and preventative maintenance to ensure golf course quality standards are achieved.
  • Ensures daily a.m. set up of all turf equipment.
  • Daily communication with the golf course superintendent regarding the status and condition of all turf equipment.
  • Ability to make fabrications or alterations to new or existing equipment to ensure proper working order and efficiency.
  • Maintain adequate inventory levels of parts and supplies including fuel and oil levels.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area.
  • On-course assistance to ensure proper working order of all equipment.
  • Daily implementation & adherence to Oki Golf universal standards.


QUALIFICATIONS, EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:

  • Thorough understanding and ability to operate all pieces of turf equipment.
  • Thorough understanding of mechanical operations of engines, electrical systems, and hydraulics.
  • Basic understanding of irrigation systems and components related to best practices in consideration of agronomics.
  • Ability to follow company policy/procedures, complying with all administrative responsibilities.


WORK ENVIRONMENT:

The work environment characteristics described here represent those a team member encounters while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions. While performing the duties of this position, the team member must: 

  • Lift, reach, bend, twist, push, pull, squat, grasp, and use arm-hand coordination on a consistent basis
  • Have the ability to lift 50 pounds occasionally.
  • Frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts (and associated noise levels related to) and outside weather conditions.
  • Occasionally exposed to high, precarious places, fumes, airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and vibration. 
  • Be able to work weekends and holidays, mornings, and evenings as business demands.

 

BENEFITS AND PERKS:

Oki Golf offers an impressive collection of benefits! Some benefits include:

 

ALL TEAM MEMBERS:

  • Golf benefits for free play, guest passes, and visits to all 8 Oki courses.
  • 50% discount on shift meals
  • 25% discount for you and up to four guests (not including alcoholic beverages)
  • Flexible work environment
  • 401K with company match
  • Paid sick time
  • Team Member Referral Program participation and more!


FULL-TIME TEAM MEMBERS: (regularly working 35+ hrs/week):

  • Medical/dental/vision/telehealth coverage
  • FSA options
  • Company-paid life insurance and long-term disability
  • Paid vacation
  • Holiday pay 

Visit okigolf.com/careers/ to view more information about Oki Golf's history, company culture, and commitment to diversity.

 

The Golf Club at Newcastle

Capping 350 expansive, hilltop acres, The Golf Club at Newcastle is the Puget Sound’s premier public golf and event destination. The property features 36 holes of championship golf, framed by stunning, panoramic views of Lake Washington, Mt. Rainier, the Olympic and Cascade Mountains, and the Seattle skyline. The breathtaking scenery is complemented by a spectacular 44,000 square foot clubhouse and extensive, year-round practice facilities. Newcastle’s captivating views, first-class amenities and unparalleled standard of service are all designed to provide a unique experience for guests. The golf club offers a wide variety of options for job seekers including golf, restaurant, banquet and catering, turf, and administrative positions.  

Other details

  • Job Family Golf
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Full time
  • Min Hiring Rate $28.00
  • Max Hiring Rate $35.00
Location on Google Maps
  • 15500 Six Penny Ln, Newcastle, WA 98059, USA