Date Posted: 4/30/2019 11:52:10 AM
The City of Shelbyville is accepting applications for a full-time Turf Equipment Technician.
General Duties: This position is supervised by the Golf Course Superintendent or Golf Course General Manager, and responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to: providing preventative maintenance on all equipment to ensure safety and functionality; inspecting, diagnosing, and repairing any mechanical defects that are identified; communicating with the Golf Superintendent regarding all equipment issues, part needs, or purchases required; maintaining a clean and organized shop environment; following safety protocol when inspecting and working on equipment; maintaining accurate and up-to-date maintenance records on all equipment and any repairs made; providing assistance and working outside of the shop when needed to help support the daily operations and maintenance of the golf course.
Qualifications: High School diploma or General Educational Development certificate (GED), supplemented by a minimum of two (2) years of mechanical experience. Trade school certifications and/or previous golf course experience is preferred, but not required.
Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Ability to weld; ability to work on both gas and diesel equipment, and diagnose any issues with such equipment; knowledge of hydraulics and electrical systems, or the ability to learn; knowledge about safe work practices, and the ability to incorporate them into daily job functions; understand and utilize proper lifting techniques; ability to multitask, especially when equipment emergencies arise; self-motivated, with the ability to work well independently or in a team environment.
Salary Information: $15/hour. Excellent benefits package.
Application Deadline: 05/17/2019
Visit www.shelbyvillekentucky.com or Weissinger Hills Golf Course (2240 Mt. Eden Rd., Shelbyville, KY) for an application packet. The application, criminal background check forms, and any other supporting documentation to demonstrate qualifications must be received by 4:00 p.m. on 5/17/2019. A resume will not substitute for a completed and signed application. For questions, call (502) 633-7332.
Turf Equipment Technician
2240 Mt. Eden Rd
Shelbyville, KY 40065