Job Post – City of Ballwin – Golf Course Mechanic



The City of Ballwin is accepting applications for the position of Golf Course Mechanic.   


Duties include:

·       Performs repairs on heavy equipment, mowers, and trucks, including routine maintenance service.

·       Procures parts and materials for daily work operations.

·       Solicits price comparisons for major repairs and replacement needs.

·       Diagnosis and repairs mechanical, electrical, electronic and hydraulic equipment problems.  Makes recommendations regarding in-house repair vs. custom repair work to supervisors.

·       Coordinates with Superintendent and Facility Coordinator in preparation of vehicle and equipment specifications.

·       Maintains detailed service and repair records.

·       Maintains daily repair summary for supervisor’s review.

·       Responsible for all tool inventory and its proper location and shop neatness and/or organization.

·       Assist Superintendent and Facility Coordinator with budget preparation pertaining to future vehicle and mower equipment needs.

·       Available to assist with routine park or golf course maintenance when needed.

·       Must be capable of lifting a minimum of 100 pounds with or without reasonable accommodation.


The successful candidate must have high school diploma or equivalent, be a graduate of a vocational training course in automotive repair, small engine repair or have two years’ experience in golf course maintenance equipment repair.  Applicants must also possess a valid Missouri Driver’s License, and Class 2 Commercial Driver’s License with a good driving record.


The starting salary is $47,045 with a comprehensive benefit package. 


Questions can be directed to Chris Crocker, 636-227-8010.  Apply at


This position is open until filled.  The City of Ballwin is an EOE.