The Integrated Pest Control Technician, under the supervision of the golf course superintendent or assistant superintendent, performs chemical applications on golf course properties; fertilizes tees, greens, and fairways; and applies chemicals on areas of the golf course, including but not limited to, greens, tees, and fairways. The IPM technician is responsible for reading, understanding, and keeping current with chemical labels and Safety Data Sheets (SDS). This position is also responsible for compiling preliminary reports of pesticide usage for the golf course superintendent.
Essential Job Functions:
Complete knowledge of chemical application equipment.
Proficiency in computer use, knowledge of Microsoft Office and other applications as specified by supervisor.
Current state certification or licensing as a pesticide applicator.
American Red Cross first-aid training certificate.
Ability to follow oral and written directions.
Possession of a valid driver's license.
Knowledge in the safe mechanical operation and calibration of the following types of equipment:
Mechanically pressurized spray equipment
Hand-operated spray equipment
Hand-operated rotary spreaders
Hand-operated drop spreaders
High School Diploma/GED;
A minimum of 1 years’ IPM experience
One or more of the following certifications preferred: Florida Turf & Ornamental License
A valid, current driver’s license
In addition to the functions listed above, the employee is expected to: exercise honesty, integrity, and respect with all guests, members, and co-workers, maintain a professional appearance and demeanor, demonstrate a positive attitude, communicate effectively with co-workers, guests, and members, work with accuracy, efficiency, and attention to detail, maintain good attendance by working when and where directed, work safely in compliance with all safety policies, respect the work environment and keep it as neat and clean as possible, and exercise initiative to learn new skills and tasks and to help co-workers when possible. The employee is also expected to perform such other duties and functions as required and assigned from time to time.
About The Dunes Golf & Tennis Club
A Sports- Lovers Paradise
The Dunes Golf &Tennis, is Sanibel Island's premier golfing destination, nestled inside a stunning wildlife
preserve which is protected by the Audubon Society— golfers prepare for a unique experience when
they play our course.