Turf Equipment Technicians are responsible for lawn maintenance equipment. They diagnose, repair, and maintain large and small tractors, golf carts, traction units (power trains), small powered equipment (leaf blowers), and tow-behind equipment (utility wagons, implements).
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What's Your Future as a Turf Equipment Technician (421C)?
Apprentice wage increases with skill and experience. Fully qualified workers earn up to $22.00 per hour, often with benefits and opportunities for overtime.
Turf Equipment Technician (421C)
|Are you good with numbers and calculations?|
|Do you have a mechanical aptitude and good coordination?|
|Are you able to follow Health & Safety guidelines?|
|Can you sit and stand for long periods of time? Can you work at all heights?|
|Are you good at problem-solving?|
|Are you reliable, a self-starter and able to work with minimal supervision?|
|Do you have good communication skills?|
If you checked YES to the majority of these questions, a career as a Turf Equipment Technician (421C) may be for you!
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