Lancaster Country Club in Lancaster, Pa seeks Equipment Manager

  • 28 Sep 2022 12:59 PM
    Message # 12935288
    Tyler Eastham (Administrator)

    Equipment Manager

    Lancaster Country Club is seeking a highly motivated Golf Course Equipment Manager to join their team. LCC is identified as a platinum club of America and serves as a premier 27-hole private facility located in central PA. On a 427-acre property, the championship 18-hole old course was designed by William Flynn and is consistently ranked among the top 10 in the state and currently is within the top 100 classic courses of the United States. The additional nine holes known as Highlands; is a links style layout used in rotation with one of the Flynn nines on occasion. In 2015, the old course played host to the United States Women's Open, the record-breaking event led to the announcement of a return visit in 2024. The club is committed to championship golf and protecting its major asset being the golf course and operation with recent renovations and capital investments.

    The Equipment Manager will report directly to the Director of Grounds and Golf Course Superintendent while overseeing a comprehensive preventive maintenance program for the golf course assets including a mixed fleet of equipment, service areas, tools and parts. The hired individual will manage two turf technicians directly within a 3,500 sq ft workspace containing a personal office, parts room, two post clear-floor lift, scissor lift table, reel and bed knife grinders along with additional resources to successfully perform job tasks.

    Special Requirements:

    • Degree or Certificate from an accredited college/technical school preferred but not required
    • Three to Five years of experience as an Equipment Manager or Assistant Turf Technician
    • Extensive knowledge in Hydraulic and Diesel systems along with understanding of electrical schematics and troubleshooting
    • Working knowledge of the theory and care of reel and bed knife grinding preferred
    • Ability to visually inspect golf course conditions and clubhouse grounds, and translate to adjustments within role and equipment
    • Detail oriented, efficient, and able to set high standards of quality and accuracy along with good organizational, time management and prioritization skills
    • Demonstrates strong written, verbal, interpersonal and communication skills while leading by example as the technical expert within the operation. Well versed in Microsoft Word and Excel for record keeping, budgeting, and planning

    Job Responsibilities and Duties:

    • Oversees and manages the entire maintenance compound with emphasis on organization, safety, and a clean working environment
    • Performs diagnostic and repair of 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 while maintaining fiscal responsibility
    • Properly communicates any needs or problems relating to the maintenance or repair of equipment to the management team and schedules/directs the work assignments to the turf technicians
    • Works closely with Director of Grounds in developing annual operating and capital budgets within set forth perimeters

    Job Benefits:

    • Company health insurance and dental/vision programs along with short and long term disability
    • 401K eligible after 1 year with employer match
    • Annual holiday, vacation, and sick time
    • Complimentary Meals
    • Golfing Privileges
    • Uniforms
    • Local and National association dues provided by club along with costs towards continuing education and desired certificates
    • Cost associated with attending Golf Industry Show on annual basis

    Date Job is Available:

    • December 1, 2022


    • $75,000-$90,000 per year depending on experience

    How to Apply:

    • Please send cover letters and resumes via email to:

    Josh Saunders

    Director of Grounds

    Lancaster Country Club

    458 Millcross Rd.

    Lancaster, PA 17601

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