Equipment Technician - City of Springfield MO

Do you enjoy working with your hands in a collaborative, fun environment?  If so, this challenging and fulfilling position is for you!

The Springfield-Greene County Park Board is seeking an experienced, full-time Equipment Technician to maintain a fleet of mowers and other course equipment.  This position is responsible for preventative maintenance, minor repairs, servicing, purchasing recommendations, and the scheduling of various repairs. The Equipment Technician has the unique opportunity to work with maintenance teams at each of our award-winning municipal courses.

What makes this opportunity stand apart:

·         Excellent benefits package including individual health insurance and a LAGERS pension program that is 100% paid by the City.

·         Generous paid time off.

·         Full-time, year-round work.

·         Providing excellent service for our community!

Qualifications and Requirements

·         Three years experience in the repair of motorized equipment;

·         Experience must be commensurate with mechanic specialty area required for current vacancy.

Application URL:


DEADLINE: September 27th

Pay: $36,379.20 - $48,942.40 Annually

Assistant Superintendent - Painted Hills Golf Club

July 2019


Painted Hills Golf Club in Kansas City, Ks. is looking to fill the position of Assistant Superintendent.

Position Requirements:

The assistant superintendent position requires an individual who is a highly motivated, self-starter that cares about the image and playability of the facility they work at and understands that the product created is a direct reflection of the efforts and standards that he/she holds themselves accountable to.  The successful candidate must bring a general knowledge of the game of golf, standard maintenance procedures and practices, and a willingness to learn and expand their basic trade knowledge.  Also the applicant must be able to work a minimum of 50 hours per week in season and be available to work every other weekend.

Primary Duties:

§  Irrigation troubleshooting and repair (Rain Bird system)

§  Management of a small work crew and the ability to train, monitor work, and assure a high standard of quality and safety for self and staff.

§  Ability to perform and complete any special projects in a timely, efficient and self-sufficient manner.

§  Ability to monitor greens and turf health and water/syringe greens surfaces as needed.

§  General chemical knowledge and application experience preferred but not mandatory. (dependent on license status with the State of Ks)

§  Mowing and daily course set up duties.

§  Desire to improve the course conditions and present and initiate ideas to do so.

Education Requirements:

No formal education required.  Must have a minimum of 4 years of golf course maintenance or assistant superintendent experience with solid references.


The assistant superintendent position is a salaried, year-round position that pays up to $40k annually dependent on qualifications and confirmation of availability.


Great Life Golf offers a free life insurance policy to all employees as well as opportunity for health/dental insurance availability.  You will also receive a free membership to the Heart of America Golf Course Superintendents Association and the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America.

Employees also enjoy Paid Time Off as accrued and approved, golfing privileges at all Great Life Golf Properties, health and fitness club access on site if desired. 

Applicants must be legal residents of the United States of America and able to provide supporting documentation as such. 

Please send resume and references to:

Chuck Ermisch, Golf Course Superintendent

(913) 787-2139