About the Job
Description: Maintains a preventative maintenance program on all equipment, purchases repair parts and replacement supplies.
Ak-Chin Southern Dunes Golf Club in Maricopa, AZ is excited to announce the exceptional career opportunity of Head Mechanic. Qualified candidates will thrive in a hospitality environment and be highly focused on providing superior service.
Key Responsibilities of the Head Mechanic:
Reviews expenses and purchases with department manager for approval. Places orders for parts/supplies as needed for equipment or service and tracks expenses and inventories for budget purposes.
Inspects, adjusts, diagnoses and repairs mechanical defects in many types of golf course maintenance equipment.
Performs mower grinding/sharpening, performs general overhaul of motors, reels, install and adjusts braking systems.
Performs machining or welding work in making fittings used in repair of maintenance equipment.
Maintains records of preventative maintenance, repairs made, parts ordered.
Maintains up-to-date working knowledge of light and heavy construction and maintenance equipment and automotive apparatus. Skilled in the use of a wide variety of equipment repair tools and in the making of various types of mechanical repairs.
Diagnoses mechanical troubles and schedules appropriate preventative maintenance work.
Helps to control costs and expenses in the maintenance of the equipment fleet relating to parts purchases, inventory levels, service work, fuel inventories and related items.
Incorporates safe work practices in job performance.
Performs other duties as required.
Minimum Qualifications for the Head Mechanic:
Certificate from college or technical school.
Minimum of three (3) years head mechanic or assistant mechanic experience preferred.
Valid Driver's License, Mechanics Certificate from Gas and Diesel Engine Training Seminar.
Regular and reliable attendance.
Experience working with new Toro equipment and older Jac equipment.