Golf Equipment Technician

Municipal Group of Companies

Chester, Nova Scotia

Closing Date: March 17, 2023

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The Municipal Group of Companies is a large, diversified local company engaged in major aspects of the heavy civil construction, mining, environmental and transportation industries within the Atlantic Provinces. The Municipal Group of Companies is looking for an additional person to join our team as the Golf Equipment Technician in Chester, NS.

Job Summary:

A golf course equipment technician is responsible for the operation and preventive care of the golf course maintenance equipment. This position reports to the golf course Superintendent and/or the Assistant Superintendent.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Inspect, diagnose, and repair mechanical defects or failures in various golf course maintenance equipment including but not limited to, diesel, gas, and electric powered golf course equipment
  • Instruct and/or train turf management staff regarding preventive maintenance, equipment usage, proper cleaning, and safe operations of equipment
  • Maintain a preventive maintenance program on all equipment
  • Purchase and keep inventory of parts and replacement supplies
  • Examine and service daily the equipment for performance enhancement
  • Oversee and maintain the equipment area for cleanliness and safety
  • Regulate use of equipment in absence of Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent
  • Perform other duties as assigned and directed by the Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, Education, and Experience:

  • Diploma or certificate as a turf mechanic technician or equivalent trade as a mechanic
  • Knowledge of equipment repairing and troubleshooting
  • Experience and knowledge of golf course operations
  • Knowledge of Workplace Hazardous Materials Information Systems (WHMIS)
  • Ability to work in a variety or weather conditions
  • Ability to provide instructions for staff
  • Positive attitude and willingness to work in a team
  • Good communication skills
  • Welding and fabrication experience
  • Valid drivers license
  • Ability to haul utility trailers
  • Willingness to plow snow

A comprehensive pension and benefits package is offered with this position along with opportunities for advancement and training and development.

Completed applications should be submitted prior to March 17 to:

Attn: Ken Gosbee


Please reference “Golf Equipment Technician” in the subject line.

We are an equal opportunity employer that encourages all interested candidates to submit a detailed resume.

We would like to thank all those who apply; however only those selected for an interview will be notified.

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