The Irrigation Technician will work closely with the Superintendent and Assistant Superintendents in planning, scheduling, maintaining, and repairing all aspects of the centrally controlled irrigation system for the golf course.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities (Essential Functions):
Performs scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on irrigation equipment and systems
Runs tests, field inspections, troubleshoots and makes minor/major repairs
Performs irrigation programming with central irrigation control, maintains records of operation, usage, maintenance, and repairs
Manages spot/hand watering program
Maintains parts and supplies inventory
Daily mowing, course set-up and turf maintenance
Assists with training other employees and acts in a supervisory capacity as needed
Performs additional duties as assigned.
Working knowledge of turf grass maintenance practices and irrigation systems
The ability to lift 50+ lbs.
Ability to work outdoors in all the weather conditions Colorado has to offer
Great communication, time management and organizational skills
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office software
Prior golf course maintenance experience
Knowledge of Toro Lynx software and LTC plus controls
Knowledge of the game of golf
Ability to do minor electrical repairs associated with irrigation systems
Working knowledge of pump station operation, maintenance and record keeping
Knowledge of golf maintenance equipment, including mowers, trimmers, tractors and heavy equipment
Strong work ethic with leadership and problem-solving skills
A willingness to learn and be a part of a team
About Highland Meadows Golf Course
Year after year, Highland Meadows Golf Course positions itself as the premier public facility in Northern Colorado. With unsurpassed tournament golf conditions day in and day out, our guests expect the best and that’s exactly what we deliver. Our team is dedicated to providing a level of service and on-course experience that can’t be matched by any other public facility in our market. From the moment you arrive until your final putt drops, Highland Meadows is sure to be your most memorable golf experience and we’ll look forward to you coming back soon!