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Employment Opportunities


Equipment/Shop Manager – Full Time

Course Information:
Winters Run Golf Club is a 43 year old Blue Collar Private Club located in Bel Air, MD. Winters Run currently has 350 members and is in the process of selling 5 lots generating $1,000,000 in capital funds. We are in the very early process of implementing our Master Plan course renovation through architect Andrew Green. The maintenance facility is in superb condition offering plenty of room for maintenance and organization of equipment. New pieces are added to our fleet each year to replace older equipment. A lift is planned to be installed in the Fall of 2017. Winters Run is proud to have developed a staff that is energized, committed and excited to constantly improve the course conditioning. This mentality has led to numerous staff members pursuing Golf Course Management careers in the future. We have just placed an intern at Merion and have 3-4 more students enrolled or soon to enroll in turfgrass management. This is an excellent opportunity for the right person to join a professional staff that strives daily to achieve perfection.

Date Available:
Immediately

Educational Requirements:
High School Diploma or Equivalent trade school certificate

Experience:
Prior experience in the golf course or landscaping equipment service industry preferred. Must have the knowledge or ability to learn how to use reel grinders and adjust reels. Must be capable of welding or have the ability to learn.

Special Requirements:
The Mechanic will be responsible for the maintenance of our golf course equipment fleet and service of 60 brand new Yamaha golf carts. He/She will have oversight and spending control of approximately $30,000-$35,000 of equipment repair budget. The Mechanic is expected to keep all equipment operational, diagnose any problems and preform repairs in a timely manner. He/She will keep logs of monies spent and the hours to repair each piece. The mechanic will be responsible for keeping all mowing equipment sharp and will also be able to determine when sharpening is necessary. The mechanic will also keep all equipment operating in a safe manner by inspecting and repairing any and all safety features of each piece of equipment. All equipment will be expected to be greased and have proper levels of oil, coolants, etc.

The Mechanic will report directly to the Superintendent. Daily discussions will be had regarding mower set ups and to schedule upcoming equipment needs. The Mechanic will be responsible for keeping the Superintendent informed of any equipment break downs and to give an estimated time it will take to obtain parts and repair.

Pay Range:
$40,000-$55,000 Dependent on experience

Benefits:

  • Health insurance covered 100% for the employee
  • 1 week vacation in 2017 calendar year
  • 2 weeks vacation in 2018 calendar year
  • Paid holidays and comp time for holidays worked
  • 50% off meals
  • Uniform shirts provided

Comments:
This is a full time, year round position. Please send all resumes to rhoward@wintersrun.com. All qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.

Winters Run Golf Club
1000 N. Tollgate Rd
Bel Air, MD 21901

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Golf Course Equipment Manager – Full-Time

This is a first line supervisory repair and maintenance work at the Somerset County Golf Course. The Equipment Manager reports to the Golf Course Superintendent and/or the Assistant Golf Course Superintendent and oversees a comprehensive preventative maintenance program. This program includes the repair of failing equipment, keeping records of parts and labor needed to maintain each piece of equipment, and placing orders for parts and supplies needed for equipment or service. Additionally, this position maintains Recreation and Parks equipment and offers support to other County Departments regarding maintenance of small engines and machines. The equipment manager properly communicates any needs or problems relating to the maintenance or repair of equipment to the superintendent and/or the assistant superintendent, and schedules and directs the work assignments of the assistant equipment manager. The equipment manager places safety as a top priority and is responsible for maintaining a clean service area and maintenance building. The Equipment Manager is under the direct supervision of the Somerset County Recreation and Parks Director.

Example of Work: (Examples are illustrative only)

  • Operates electrical, mechanical and hydraulic equipment as needed for daily course
    maintenance and special projects.
  • Inspects, diagnoses and repairs mechanical defect/failures in various golf course
    maintenance equipment including, diesel-, electric-, and gasoline powered automobiles,
    trucks, trenchers, sweepers, rollers, mowers and other mechanical equipment used in
    utility work.
  • Fabricates, rebuilds and overhauls Golf Course, Recreation and Parks and other county
    equipment when need arises and within budgetary conditions.
  • Maintains golf cart fleet.
  • Instructs and/or trains golf course maintenance workers regarding preventative
    maintenance, and the proper cleaning of and safe operation of equipment.
  • Prioritizes equipment repair and maintenance work.
  • Maintains a preventative maintenance program within budget on all equipment and
    purchases repair parts and replacement supplies.
  • Keeps a complete set of records for equipment and parts inventory purchases, equipment
    conditions, costs of repairs and preventative maintenance for all equipment.
  • Spot checks equipment for performance on the course, frequently makes emergency
    repairs to equipment on the course, and services or supervises servicing of equipment
    prior to use.
  • Oversees the shop area maintenance.
  • Regulates employees’ use of equipment in absence of superintendent and assistant
    superintendent, if needed.
  • Will be required to work during off hours when problems arise.
  • Performs other duties as required by the superintendent and Recreation and Parks
    Director.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Assist the Golf Course Superintendent in the preparation of a budget, estimating man
    hours and materials required for a job.
  • Motivates employees to produce at an optimal level.
  • Thorough knowledge of light and heavy maintenance equipment and automotive
    apparatuses.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and maintain machines/engines in a broad spectrum of functions.
  • Ability to perform first through fifth echelon maintenance on cars, trucks, golf course
    construction equipment with gasoline and/or diesel engines.
  • Skill in the use of a variety of equipment repair tools, and the making of various types of
    mechanical repair.
  • Working knowledge of the theory, care, and operation of internal combustion engines and
    mowing equipment.
  • Working knowledge of the hazards and safety precautions of the profession
  • Ability to move heavy objects
  • Ability to work in a variety of weather conditions while repairing equipment.
  • Assisting in an effective, daily inspection of golf course maintenance equipment and
    weekly inspection of Recreation and Parks equipment.

Minimum Education, Training and Experience:

  • High school graduate or equivalent, preferably in the vocational arts, with six years
    experience in golf course equipment maintenance, one of which must be at the master
    mechanical level.

Required Licenses or Certificates:

  • Class C Driver’s License.

Additional Desirable Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of record keeping.

Contact:

Application forms and job description may be obtained at:

Somserset County Human Resources Department
County Office Complex
Room 214, 11916 Somerset Avenue. Princess Anne, Maryland.
During regular business hours Monday – Friday (8:30am – 4:30pm)
www.somersetmd.us

Completed applications must be received at the Human Resources Department on or before Friday March 10th, 2017 4:30pm.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
SOMERSET COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
Ralph D. Taylor – County Administrator

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Sales Representative – Fisher & Son

Be a part of a dynamic sales team with a company that has passed the test of the time! Fisher & Son Company is a family owned and operated corporation, established in 1928, that serves the Mid-Atlantic states. Our client base is comprised of professional turf and horticultural managers to whom we supply the most complete line of grass seed, fertilizers and control products available from the leading manufacturers in the industry.

Our success has been built on knowledge based technical sales with a high level of attention to service. Opportunities exist for lucrative sales territories for self-motivated, high-energy, hardworking, results-driven, individuals seeking to be a part of a solid but growing organization.

Territory:
Eastern Shore Maryland

Educational Requirements:
Turf or Horticultural Degree or Certificate.

Experience Requirements:
Minimum of 2 years in related field

Salary Range:
Commensurate with experience

Benefits:
Health Care, 401k

Application Instructions:
Please submit your resume to resumes@fisherandson.com

Contact:
110 Summit Dr. STE A
Exton, PA, 19341-2838, US
http://www.fisherandson.com

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Service Technician – Sposato Irrigation

Service Technician – Sposato Irrigation
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Superintendent – Garrison Lakes

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Assistant-In-Training – Bidermann Golf Course

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Assistant Superintendent – Bidermann Golf Course

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Assistant Superintendent – Talbot Country Club

Educational Requirements

2 or 4 year degree in Turfgrass Management or turf-related field preferred

Position Overview:

Talbot Country Country Club in Easton, Maryland is looking for an Assistant Golf Course Superintendent.  A highly qualified individual will possess recognized leadership, management experience, and a passion for the golf business.

Talbot Country Club, established in 1910, is Maryland’s 4th oldest country club. Located on the scenic eastern shore of Maryland. Talbot Country Club is a full service country club featuring a championship 18-hole golf course Bermuda fairways, poa/bent greens and a large practice facility. The club also has a swimming pool, dock, and tennis courts. Talbot Country Club is a family oriented club with a rich history in the community.

Requirements:

Seeking an individual with experience in the following areas:

-Previous supervisory experience

-Crew management and training

-Organizational and prioritization skills

-Prior pesticide and fertilizer application experience (possess or be able to obtain a MD pesticide license within 120 days of hire)

-Extensive knowledge of irrigation repair, maintenance, and operation

-The ability to carry out daily assignments as well as turf and crew management strategies as directed by the Superintendent

-Strong communication skills, with the ability to communicate and interact with a Spanish speaking crew

-Familiar with agronomic programs for both cool and warm season grasses in the transition zone

-Highly skilled in water management

-Possess and display interpersonal skills with employees, club members, and management.

-Must be highly organized and efficient with great attention to detail.

Date Available:

10/17/16

Salary Range:

$50,000-$56,000, dependent on experience

Benefits:

Medical & Dental, 401K, Vacation, Golfing Privileges, National and Local Association Dues.

Application Instructions:

Please Email resume, cover letter, and references to dhaley004@hotmail.com

Contact:

Derek Haley

Email: dhaley004@hotmail.com

Phone: (302) 670-5773

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Assistant Superintendent @ The Peninsula Golf And Country Club

Where: The Peninsula Golf $ CC

Contact: Andrew Ninnemann

andrew.ninnemann@brightview.com

(443) 493-0372

Salary: $40,000 – $43,000

Please email Resumes to: andrew.ninnemann@brightview.com

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Assistant Superintendent – Cripple Creek Golf Club

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