"Utah Golf Course Superintendents Association"

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Posted 10/02/21

GOLF COURSE MECHANIC

TIMPANOGOS GOLF COURSE

FULL-TIME REGULAR POSITION

Pay Rate: $16.32 - $26.05 per hour

The Timpanogos Golf Couse is looking for a Grounds Technician/Equipment Mechanic to assist in the maintenance of equipment and grounds. Civic-minded individuals interested in supporting the parks services provided to the residents of Provo City are strongly encouraged to apply. Provo City offers competitive pay, paid vacation, sick, and holidays, employer-paid health insurance, retirement and pension plans, a 4/10 work schedule, paid parental leave, and free use of the Provo Recreation Center, Ice Arena, and Library, among many other great benefits.

Description: The individual appointed to this position will be required to perform the following duties under the direction of the golf course superintendent: complete preventative and scheduled maintenance of all golf course equipment, which includes rotary mowers, reel to bed knife mowers, golf carts, small engines, diesel engines, gas engines and other various mechanical equipment; complete daily equipment maintenance, including checking mower heights, sharpening reels and blades, cleaning equipment, checking fluids, and keeping a clean work area. This position will also include assisting with day-to-day golf course operation and grounds maintenance. 

Minimum Requirements: Technician I: one year of experience in lawn and tree care, general construction, light/heavy equipment operation, or other job-related experience. Technician II: two years of experience as a Grounds Technician I OR three years of general construction, grounds maintenance, or other job-related experience. Sr. Technician: three years of experience as a Grounds Technician II OR six years of general construction, grounds maintenance, or other job-related experience. At all levels a valid, lawful Utah Commercial Driver License (CDL) is required and an equivalent combination of job-related education and experience may be substituted for each other (one year of post-secondary education/training for six months of experience). For Technician II and Sr. Technician levels, a High School Diploma or equivalent and a Utah Pesticide Applicator License is also required. Preference given for experience in the golf industry, and strong preference given for candidates with equipment mechanical maintenance experience.

Click on the links below for more information about job duties and requirements.

Technician/Mechanic I
Technician/Mechanic II
Sr. Technician/Mechanic

Apply at provocity.jobs. Open Until Filled

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Posted 9/07/21

Job Opening:

Schneiter’s Riverside Golf Course

2nd Assistant - Irrigation Specialist

Work Hours: 30 – 40 hrs/week

Salary: $16-$22/ hr DOE

Summary: Under the supervision of the golf course Superintendent, you will improve and make repairs to the irrigation system and the low voltage electrical sprinkler clocks. Experience with Toro sprinkler clocks and valves is preferred. Knowledge and experience on how to repair PVC pipe 4” and under, and Poly pipe 2” and under is required. Experience in troubleshooting and repairing electrical problems associated with low voltage sprinkler systems. Position will be required to spot water localized dry spots on greens and tee boxes and help out with any other water related issues. You will also have to be able to instruct and direct any others who will be helping out on irrigation projects.

This full time position will require some evening and/or weekend hours during the summer.  This position is eligible for benefits after six months of employment, including health insurance, 3% IRA match.

Starting date: 9-25-21

Contact: Schneiter’s Riverside Golf Course 5460 South Weber Drive, Riverdale UT, 84405. Jake Schneiter (801) 668-3933

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Posted 8/31/21

Assistant Golf Course Superintendent

Provo City Corporation, Utah

Full-time Regular Position

Pay Rate: $16.32 - $26.05 per hour

Provo City is looking for a Grounds Technician to assist the Golf Course Superintendent with general maintenance, construction, and quality of play on the East Bay Golf Course grounds, facilities, and equipment. Civic-minded individuals interested in supporting the Golf services provided to the residents of Provo City are strongly encouraged to apply. Provo City offers competitive pay; paid vacation, sick, and holidays; employer-paid health insurance; retirement and pension plans; a 4/10 work schedule; paid parental leave; and free use of the Provo Recreation Center, Ice Arena, and Library, among many other great benefits.

Description: This position performs the following duties: proactively diagnose, treat, and resolve groundsrelated issues; lay out and mark course for tournaments; rotate pin placement and course adjustments; assist with operation of golf course irrigation system; lay out, direct, and participate in the construction and renovation of course greens, tees, and fairways; oversee the seeding, watering, mowing, grading, sodding, and maintenance of the golf course and its vegetation; supervise janitorial duties of restrooms and other facilities; remove snow and ice from facilities; direct and supervise the application and storage of fertilizer, insecticides, pesticides, herbicides, fungicides, and other chemicals; inspect turf and vegetation and develop maintenance plans; identify vegetative disease and develop viable solutions if needed; determine need for supplemental irrigation to sustain or encourage turf growth; develop and monitor work schedules according to business needs; oversee staff training; assist with staffing decisions as needed; monitor work of personnel and contractors and maintain appropriate records; assist in budget development process; assist in controlling use of fuel station and other consumable supplies; help maintain various statistical reports; assist other staff members as needed; and perform other related duties as required.

Minimum Requirements: Technician I: One year of experience in lawn and tree care, general construction, light/heavy equipment operation, and/or other job-related experience. Technician II: High School Diploma or equivalent and two years of experience as a Grounds Technician I OR three years of general construction, grounds maintenance, or other job-related experience. Senior Technician: High School Diploma or equivalent and three years of experience as a Grounds Technician II OR six years of general construction, grounds maintenance, or other job-related experience. At all levels, an equivalent combination of job-related education and experience may be substituted [one year of post-secondary education/training for six months of experience], and a valid, lawful Utah Commercial Driver License (CDL) is required. For Technician II and Senior Technician, a Utah Pesticide Applicator License is also required.

Selection Factors: Knowledge of: various grounds, golf course maintenance, and construction equipment; landscape and sprinkler system design and flow pumps; turf management and proper application and storage of chemicals; successful golf course maintenance practices and techniques; mowing techniques specific to golf course maintenance; appropriate safety procedures. Skill in: maintaining a well-groomed and playable golf course. Ability to: recognize and identify common weeds, pests, and diseases.

Click on the links below for more information about job duties and requirements.

Technician I

Technician II

Senior Technician

To Apply: Apply online at www.provocity.jobs.

Closing Date: Open until filled

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Membership Inquiry

Membership in the Utah GCSA is open to any individual directly involved in the turf industry. Golf course superintendents, assistants, employees of members, manufacturers, distributors, educators, turf maintenance professionals, turfgrass students and specialists are all welcome. Membership classifications are assigned according to the Utah GCSA Bylaws.