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The purpose of this position is to ensure City and golf course irrigation systems are installed and operating correctly.
This is accomplished by surveying the perimeter, identifying installation needs, operating appropriate equipment such
as tractors, installing irrigation systems, inspecting existing irrigation systems, performing preventative maintenance
and repairing irrigation systems as needed. Other duties may include completing work orders, tracking supplies and
installation costs, assisting other employees as needed and interfacing with other City employees and citizens. This
position does not provide direction to other employees.
This information is intended to be descriptive of the key responsibilities of the position. The following examples do not
identify all duties performed by any single incumbent.
• Ensures maintenance of the City parks and golf course by performing installations of irrigation systems,
digging trenches for installations, surveying perimeters, reading work orders, assisting other employees,
operating tractors, voltimeters and other equipment and completing the appropriate paperwork.
• Performs repairs to City irrigation systems by identifying faulty or problematic parts, replacing and repairing
parts when appropriate, digging to view parts of the Irrigation system, retrieving needed parts and
equipment, operating equipment and machinery such as trenchers, handling tools such as saws, hammers
and chain locks, performing preventative maintenance, wiring irrigation clocks, locating and repairing leaks
and completing appropriate paperwork.
• Maintains the integrity of irrigation work by completing inspection paperwork, testing irrigation systems,
indicating problems with systems, producing work orders, tracking labor costs and filing paperwork when
• Provides preventative maintenance to City parks, golf course and irrigation systems by inspecting irrigation
systems, determining possible repairs or upgrades, addressing problematic systems as identified by others
and completing work orders for identified needs.
Formal Education / Knowledge
Work requires knowledge of a specific vocational, administrative, or technical nature which may be obtained with six
months/one year of advanced study or training past the high school equivalency. Junior college, vocational, business,
technical or correspondence schools are likely sources. Appropriate certification may be awarded upon satisfactory
completion of advanced study or training.
Over one year of relevant irrigation experience
Certification and Other Requirements
• Valid Class C Drivers License
• Irrigation License preferred
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