The irrigation specialist is responsible for the programming, operation and maintenance of the golf course irrigation system(s). The irrigation specialist is required to report any irregularities in course turf quality to the superintendent, assistant superintendent.
Determines wet and dry areas for adjustments of sprinkler heads.
Maintains working knowledge of pump station maintenance requirements
Operates, maintains and repairs a complex irrigation system, including leaks on the distribution lines, valve risers, electrical system, and computer and irrigation control wire.
Reports any serious irrigation breaks immediately to the Head Irrigation Technician or Superintendent and maintains a daily log of completed repairs.
Prioritizes irrigation breaks and uses time efficiently.
Conducts monthly checks of all sprinkler heads on the entire golf facility.
Routinely inspects irrigation system components to ensure system is operating properly.
Responsible for winterization and blowout of irrigation system, including all water lines, valves and pump stations
Minimum 2 years of irrigation maintenance experience
About Tapawingo National Golf Club
WELCOME TO TAPAWINGO NATIONAL GOLF CLUB!
Come for the challenge, Stay for the experience!
Welcome to Tapawingo National Golf Club where rivers, lakes and hardwood forests provide the ultimate golf experience for players of all skill levels. Tapawingo's 27 holes were designed by World Golf Hall of Famer, Gary Player.
Mr. Player won 9 major Golf championships in his career; and is one of 5 men to win professional golf's Grand Slam.
The Boccardi family took over ownership of Tapawingo in 2013. They recognize the need for Tapawingo to be one of the finest golf facilities in the St. Louis region. Moreover, Joe Boccardi's restaurant at Tapawingo offers food and beverage services for golfers & customers alike.