Turf Equipment Technician

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Craig Molloy

Company Name: 
Oaks Cypress Lakes Resort
Position Type: 
Full Time

Turf Equipment Technician
Oaks Hotels & Resorts is a leader in strata–titled management accommodation with properties located in prime CBD and stunning resort destinations across Australia, New Zealand, Dubai and Thailand. Oaks is owned by Minor International, one of the largest hospitality and leisure companies in the Asia Pacific region, with internationally recognised Brands including Anantara, Avani and is looking to further expand the Oaks brand both nationally and abroad.
Cypress Lakes Resort is a renowned accommodation and golfing destination in the heart of the Hunter Valley! An exciting opportunity currently exists for a Turf Equipment Technician to join our Golf Course Maintenance Team on a full time basis.

Reporting to the Golf Course Superintendent, the position is responsible for the repair and programmed maintenance of our fleet equipment, as well as maintaining the workshop area.

The key responsibilities in this role include:
• Maintain all machinery and equipment at a level that allows the course to be presented at its best at all times.
• Maintain workshop area and maintenance compound in a clean and tidy manner.
• Develop and implement a "preventative" maintenance program.
• Manage and supervise the apprentice plant mechanic.

To be successful in this role, you will have:
• A strong knowledge of WH&S systems including the ability to assess quality standards and risk.
• An understanding of a variety of maintenance equipment and tasks including hydraulic systems, cylinder mower systems, auto electrics and diesel / petrol engines.
• The ability to work unsupervised whilst effectively managing your own schedule.
• A mechanical or maintenance qualification is essential, with experience in turf machinery highly regarded.

What does Oaks offer you?
• A competitive salary
• Corporate wardrobe
• Discounted accommodation and career opportunities across our growing portfolio of Hotels & Resorts.

Please send your confidential resume and cover letter, outlining why you are the best applicant for the position. Only successful applicants will be contacted.

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