Equipment Technician



Equipment Technician

Permanent Full Time



The MD of Opportunity is seeking to fill a permanent full time position of Golf Course Equipment Technician. Reporting directly to the Superintendent for the Eagle Point Golf Club the position requires the Equipment Technician to maintain the equipment at the Eagle Point Golf Course. The incumbent supervises all maintenance of the golf course equipment and golf carts. In the absence of the superintendent he may oversee the staff and golf course. The level of service as directed by the Superintendent must be met or exceeded while maintaining safe environment.



  1. Train and Supervise staff in the safe operation of all equipment
  2. Reel, bedknife and rotary blade grinding
  3. Make sure all equipment is properly serviced and maintained
  4. Communicate effectively with the Superintendent and other MD staff
  5. Report any issues or concerns with regards to golf course, staff, or patrons directly to supervisor
  6. Oversee small construction projects
  7. Fuel and grease all equipment
  8. Check all equipment daily
  9. Operation of all different types of turf equipment and small hand tools
  10. Heavy lifting and shoveling of up 55 pounds
  11. Abide by all safety rules and regulations



  • Journeyman or apprentice mechanic
  • Grade 12 Diploma or GED
  • Strong record keeping abilities
  • At least 3 years of experience of mechanical experience in a golf course environment or small engine shop
  • The position requires an individual who is a team player, must have a positive attitude with exceptional public relations and interpersonal skills
  • Physical Ability and knowledge and skills required to complete responsibilities
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and written
  • Valid Driver’s License (Class 5 or better)
  • Experience in reel, bedknife and rotary blade grinding or willing to learn


Applicants are encouraged to review the detailed job description that is available upon request.


Interested persons are invited to submit their resume, three work related references, Criminal Record Check and Driver’s abstract to:


Human Resource Department

Municipal District of Opportunity No.17
Box 60 Wabasca AB T0G 2K0

Phone: (780) 891-3778    Fax:  (780) 891-4283


This advertisement will remain open until April 2, 2019 @ 3 pm


The personal information submitted pursuant to this advertisement will be utilized for this Employment Opportunity only and is subject to compliance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

Job location: 
Job closing date: 
April 2, 2019 @ 3 pm