Job Title: Small Engine Mechanic (Trainee for Lawn Care Manager)

Company: Galbraith’s Landscaping & Lawn Care
Location: Fort Wayne, IN.
Type: Full-Time – Year-Round
Pay: $21.00 – $24.00 / Hour

Job Posting: Mechanic / Lawn Care Manager

Job Description:

Are you a skilled small engine mechanic looking for a unique opportunity to advance your career? We are seeking a dedicated Small Engine Mechanic to join our team and train for a Lawn Care Manager position. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is passionate about small engine maintenance and aspires to take on a leadership role in the lawn care industry.


  • Diagnose and repair small engine equipment used in lawn care services, including mowers, trimmers, and leaf blowers.
  • Perform routine maintenance, such as oil changes, filter replacements, and blade sharpening.
  • Troubleshoot and repair equipment issues efficiently to minimize downtime.
  • Keep accurate records of maintenance and repairs for all equipment.
  • Train and supervise a team of lawn care technicians in the proper use and maintenance of equipment.
  • Work closely with our Lawn Care Manager to learn the intricacies of lawn care and client management.
  • Assist in planning and executing lawn care projects, including mowing, fertilization, and weed control.


  • Proven experience as a small engine mechanic or similar role.
  • Strong diagnostic and problem-solving skills.
  • A passion for working with small engines and a desire to learn about lawn care management.
  • Good communication and leadership skills.
  • A valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.
  • Ability to lift and carry heavy equipment.
  • Willingness to work outdoors in various weather conditions.
  • Eagerness to learn and adapt to new challenges.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary with opportunities for growth and advancement.
  • Comprehensive on-the-job training program to develop your skills and prepare you for the Lawn Care Manager role.
  • A supportive and collaborative team environment.
  • The chance to make a significant impact on our lawn care services and team success.
  • An exciting and rewarding career path in the lawn care industry.

If you’re a small engine mechanic with a strong work ethic and a desire to grow your career, we want to hear from you. Join our team and be part of a company that values your skills and is committed to your professional development.

Application Instructions:

To apply, please submit your resume, a cover letter outlining your small engine mechanic experience and why you’re interested in the trainee position, and any relevant certifications.

You can send you information to:

Join us in shaping the future of our lawn care services, and let your skills and passion for small engines flourish in a management role. We look forward to meeting you!