The Irrigation Technician for the University of Louisville Golf Club, under the supervision of the Senior Assistant Superintendent, is responsible for the programming, operation and maintenance of the golf course irrigation system(s). The irrigation technician is required to report any irregularities in course turf quality to the Senior Assistant Superintendent.
Responsible for programming, operation and maintenance of irrigation system for golf course
Waters greens, tees and fairways
Operates irrigation heads in dry areas needing additional water
Repairs the irrigation system, pipes and irrigation heads as needed
Completes requests for irrigation and course parts and supplies
Grades and prepares soil base, lays sod, and seeds greens, tees and fairways
Monitors water levels and testing
Coordinates pump servicing
Ability to work nights and weekends, holidays, or winter breaks in a variety of weather conditions will be essential to the job responsibilities
Other duties as assigned by the Senior Assistant Superintendent
High school diploma and two years of related experience. Must have valid driver's license and be insurable by University's carrier to drive vehicles. Ability to lift 50 pounds. Employment physical will be required. Working knowledge of basic electricity and hydraulics related to an irrigation system, including automatic valves and controllers, and working knowledge of various types of pumps and pumping systems. Understanding of agronomy, turfgrass science and the rules of golf. The university offers market competitive salary and benefits.
Effective organizational and communication skills, including both verbal and written
Additional Salary Information: Comprehensive Benefit Package. Including Health Ins, PTO, and Retirement.
Internal Number: 40662
About Univeristy Of Louisville Golf Club
The University of Louisville Golf Club is the home of the Men’s and Women’s Golf Teams. The beautiful Spencer Holt- designed golf course is complemented by a Cardinal themed golf club.
Par-72 Championship Golf Course
Bentgrass fairways and greens
7,192 yard golf course
75.6 Course rating with a slope of 140
22-Acre Practice Facility
Multi-Tiered driving range
Expansive short game facility equipped with two putting greens and a chipping green with two bunkers.
Titleist Pro-V1 range balls
Golf shop with ULGC Merchandise
Full service bar and restaurant
Junior-Olympic Size swimming pool
Tournaments Hosted at ULGC
2019 – NCAA Men's Regional
2017 – KY PGA Professional Championship
2016 – Kentucky Open and Justin Thomas AJGA Tounrnament
2015 – Kentucky Women’s Open
2012 – Kentucky Amateur Championship and NCAA Division II Men's National Championship
2011 – USGA Mid-Amateur Sectional Qualifying
2010 – USGA Senior Amateur Sectional Qualifying
2009 – KY PGA Pro-Assistant Championship
2008 – Kentucky Senior Amateur Championship
2007 – Big East Conference Championship
2006 – Kentucky Amateur Championship
2005 – Kentucky Senior Spring Special