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  • September 13, 2023 2:05 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Rhode Island Country Club
    150 Nayatt Rd.
    Barrington, RI 02806

    Course Information
    Rhode Island Country Club is a 1911 Donald Ross designed club located right off the Narragansett Bay in Barrington, Rhode Island.  Rhode Island Country Club is a family-oriented club striving to provide the best conditions for our members and their guests.  We have over 400 family members and many of their tenures range over multiple generations.

    Through Capital Investments into the property, and an aggressive agronomic program, we have strived to bring the level of golf course conditioning to the highest level.  The current mechanic took a new position at another premier club.  
    Job Description & Duties:
    The Equipment & Shop Manager will be responsible for the daily upkeep, preventative maintenance, and repair of all Grounds Maintenance equipment.

    This includes, but is not limited to:

    • Over $400K of John Deere Leased Equipment
    • CAT Skid Steer and Mini-Excavator
    • Both Chem Turf and Toro Sprayers
    • (3) Kubota Tractors
    • A 16 Golf Cart Fleet (4 Electric+12 Gas)
    • Miscellaneous RedMax, and Stihl Small Equipment

    Most of R.I.C.C.’s equipment has been acquired through new purchases and lease programs within the last 5 years. With over 2 million dollars in equipment inventory, the ideal candidate will take a proactive approach to performing daily preventative maintenance and repairs on all equipment in order to achieve optimum performance and longevity. The Equipment and Shop Manager will be responsible for placing all necessary orders for parts and supplies needed to maintain an efficient and productive operation. The Equipment and Shop Manager is considered a member of our Management team, and will be involved in planning, scheduling, and the decision-making process. The Equipment and Shop Manager must be a driven and passionate individual with the ability to self-motivate. The right candidate will maintain an organized and clean shop area at all times, and present themselves in a professional manner. This individual can be expected to work 40-hour work weeks Monday through Friday year-round, and 4 hours on Saturdays April through October, but will need to have flexibility to work extended hours during aeration events, Member/Guest events, etc.. The ideal candidate will have a great passion for the turf industry, and will strive to make our operation and equipment the best it can possibly be. The individual must also have the ability to easily interact, and work together with a wide and diverse group of Club employees, vendors, and sales representatives. The Equipment and Shop Manager must be able to lift at least 50 pounds, and must operate in a safe manner.


    • Educational Requirements: High School Diploma
    • Experience Requirements: Three to five years of experience in the maintenance and repair of golf course equipment and small engines. Familiarity with grinding reels and bedknives, developing a preventative maintenance plan, and troubleshooting equipment breakdowns.

    Character Qualities: The candidate must possess a great passion for this industry and their career, have the ability to take initiative at all times, be a “team player”, and must bring a positive attitude to work on a daily basis. The ability to work alongside and interact with the Management staff, full time employees, and seasonal employees at all times is essential.

    Position Details:

    • Salary: $35-$40/Hr. ($75,000 - $85,000 Annually) Depending on Qualifications and Experience
    • Reports To: Head Golf Course Superintendent  
    • Date Position is Available: November 2023

    Compensation Package & Position Benefits

    • You will be eligible for enrollment first of the month following 60 days.              
    • Single Individuals pay 1/3 of premium, Family pay 50% of premium.  Blue Cross Blue Shield Network Blue – Network Blue New England.
    • Two weeks vacation, 2 personal days and 6 sick days in year one
    • Simple IRA retirement plan with contribution match by Rhode Island Country Club
    • Clothing allowance  
    • Continuing education and association dues
    • Golfing privileges
    • Daily meals
    • Air-conditioned Break Room and Office
    • Rhode Island Country Club provides a full set of tools

    Candidates interested in this position should email their resume with corresponding work experience and references to:

    Andrew Hannah – Golf Course Superintendent
    ahannah@ricc.org   (609) 820-6637

  • September 13, 2023 1:20 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Montaup Country Club, Portsmouth RI

    Job Description:  Busy 18-hole semi-private club celebrating its 100th year in business. Looking to hire a qualified equipment manager to prioritize repairs and maintenance of turf equipment and golf carts. Daily focus will be on ensuring an excellent quality of cut and in keeping all equipment operating efficiently.  

    Qualifications: Two or more years of experience as golf course mechanic preferred. Excellent attitude, great organizational skills and strong mechanical knowledge needed to manage a large fleet. Working knowledge of reel and rotary mowers and proficient in repair of both gasoline and diesel engines. The ability to troubleshoot and repair electrical and hydraulic issues is a must.


    • Perform routine maintenance and repair of all golf course equipment and golf carts
    • Maintain a preventative maintenance program on all equipment and keep records of regular service intervals
    • Responsible for monitoring and inspecting all mowing equipment for quality of cut, after cut appearance and effective height of cut
    • Instruct crew members in reporting of mechanical issues, proper cleaning and safe operation of equipment
    • Communicates and coordinates with the golf course superintendent to prioritize repairs and preventative maintenance
    • Diagnoses and plans repairs as needed to improve performance

    Salary and Benefits: Full time/year round, health and dental insurance, paid vacation, paid holidays, sick days. Salary is commensurate with experience.

    Send Resume to:     
    Bill Coulter, CGCS
    Montaup Country Club
    500 Anthony Road
    Portsmouth RI 02871

    Position Available: ASAP  

  • September 06, 2023 12:32 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Quidnessett Country Club
    950 N. Quidnessett Road
    North Kingstown, RI

    Job Description: Quidnessett Country Club is a private, 18-hole club located on Narragansett Bay.  The course was designed by Geoffrey Cornish in 1959.

    Experience: Prior golf course experience in a management role. Applicant must have knowledge of irrigation, chemical and fertilizer applications and daily course set-up.

    • Staff management and leadership
    • Hands on with daily tasks
    • Fertilizer and chemical applications
    • Water management
    • Irrigation
    • Understanding all aspects of course management and set-up
    • Work closely with superintendent to achieve agronomic goals

    Special Requirements:  Must be motivated, have an excellent eye for detail and a strong work ethic. Must have good communication skills with a positive attitude.  Applicant must be able to obtain a Rhode Island Pesticide License and have a valid driver’s license.

    Education Level:  Turfgrass management degree or certificate preferred but not required.

    Salary and Benefits: Salary is commensurate with experience. Benefits include health insurance, dental, 401K, and paid vacation.

    Send Resume to:  Brian Cromack at bacromack6@gmail.com

    Position Available: Open until filled.  

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