• Irrigation Technician

    Job Locations US-FL-Inlet Beach
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(11/21/2019 11:10 AM)
    Job ID
    2019-3515
    # of Openings
    1
    Location Name
    Camp Creek Golf Club
    Category
    Golf Operations
  • Pay Rate

    $15-$17/hr

    Position Status

    Year-Round

    Position Type

    Full-Time (Average more than 30 hours weekly)

    Company Vision & Values

    Our vision at St Joe Club & Resorts is to build a team of servant-hearted leaders, relentless in the pursuit of hospitality excellence. We all have a passion for the industry. We provide genuine Southern hospitality with a positive attitude and a smile. We value integrity and uphold the standards and enrich every experience for our guests. It’s all in the details. We strive to do everything right the first time in making everything perfect for our guests.

    Who Are We?

    Life at St. Joe Club & Resorts moves to the cadence of seasons and tides. Our Clubs and Resorts are a home. It's a retreat for our members and guests and their loved ones to enjoy. There's never enough time to experience all that a St. Joe Clubs and Resorts has to offer. That's why we find them coming back, year after year, to reconnect and revive. This lifestyle, this revival, is made possible through the hard work and dedication of our Joe Associates. St. Joe Club & Resorts operates a portfolio of ultra-luxury and luxury hotels, private clubs, marinas, restaurants, tennis and recreation operations, and award-winning golf courses in the Northwest Florida area.

    What Do We Expect?

    Passion, perseverance, and drive are important. We seek people who embody our Vision and Values. Our ability to put others above ourselves is a daily focus. Our leaders are the walking example of our vision and values to our associates and place heavy influence on our future growth. Because we often spend more time at work than home with our families, the workplace should be a place that is welcoming, productive, and enjoyable.

    How Do We Invest in Our Teams?

    At St Joe Club & Resorts we honor, cherish, cultivate, practice, and develop the unique talents and strengths of our team. We work hard to intentionally identify and develop the unique and diverse talents and strengths. When we engage in strengths development, we have the potential to create Strong people, a Strong company and a Strong community. Our efforts focus on providing personal and professional growth through activities such as Community Involvement (Habitat for Humanity projects and Weston Wood Ranch). We also have a monthly meeting of the Bookworms book club, development workshops, classroom and computer based learning, and potential tuition reimbursement for continued education and certifications in the field.

    What Will I Be Doing?

    As the Irrigation Technician, you will maintain and repair the irrigation system, pipes and irrigation heads on a routine basis. Fill out irrigation requests, order parts and supplies for the department, as well as keeping the inventory areas clean and organized, including the irrigation vehicles. Operate the irrigation heads in dry areas, while keeping the irrigation satellites clean and insect free. Maintain repair records. Edge irrigation heads, valve box and drains. Monitor pump station for proper operation and adjust pumps as required. Perform other general landscape maintenance duties as directed by supervisor. May supervise a small labor force during special projects. Your availability should accommodate for Monday-Friday 6am-2pm and be able to work every third weekend 6am-10am (subject to change based on season and on going projects)

    What Experience is Needed to Be Successful?

    In order to be successful in this position you will need previous landscaping or golf course irrigation experience. Working knowledge of basic electricity and hydraulics related to an irrigation system, including automatic valves and controllers. Working knowledge of various types of pumping systems, pipes, irrigation head repairs and installations, valve repair, while being capable of keeping maintenance records and ordering parts. Understanding of agronomy, turf grass science, while being familiar with Electrical and/or Hydraulic irrigation systems, Variable Flow Drive Pump Stations, Toro Osmac Site Pro computer operation or equivalent. Have an understanding of golf course watering practices. You also will need to know how to operate irrigation heads from the two-way radio, as well as from the irrigation satellites. Ability to operate system to water in fertilizer or pesticide as required. Perform monthly pump station service requirements, including the reporting of current meter readings, effluent line, make-up wells to the golf course superintendent. Know how to properly install slip-on and dresser couplings, back fill holes, install sod with the proper plant material (to the course standards), read and understand As-Built and T-Map, and maintain/make small repairs to PVC pipe (up to 3"). Finally, you must have the ability to follow verbal and written communications in English and/or Spanish.

    What are the Physical Requirements of the Job?

    Ability to lift at least 50 pounds, bend and stoop. Work in varying Florida outdoor temperatures, including extreme heat and humidity. Exposure to poisonous and non-poisonous animals/insects and noise from equipment.

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