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Irrigation Technician

Full-time

The Country Club of Louisiana is an oasis of tranquility carved in Louisiana’s bayou country and composed of undulating terrain meandering through pockets of live oaks and cypress trees.  CCLA was designed by Jack Nicklaus and opened in 1986, CCLA is proud to be one of Jack Nicklaus's first signature golf courses.  This challenging 18-hole, par 72 course is over 7,100 yards long will provide even the biggest golf enthusiast with the challenge they are looking for.  CCLA has been consistently ranked as one of if not the #1 golf course in the state of Louisiana by Golf Digest since 2014.

The Irrigation Tech at The Country Club of Louisiana, under the supervision of the Golf Course Superintendent or Assistant Golf Course Superintendent, is responsible for the programming, operation, and maintenance of the golf course irrigation system. 

Educational Requirements

  • Operate irrigation heads in dry areas needing additional water.
  • Repair the irrigation system, pipes, and irrigation heads as needed.
  • Complete requests for irrigation and course parts and supplies.
  • Grade and prepare soil base, lay sod, and seed and water greens, tees, and fairways.
  • Ability to operate equipment safely and properly.
  • Operate dump trucks and other light equipment in hauling materials and removing debris.
  • Promptly report any equipment issues.
  • Ensure a safe work environment by following all safety rules and wearing appropriate safety equipment including safety helmets, ear protection, and non-skid shoes.
  • Occasionally supervise a small labor force for special projects, and perform other duties as directed by supervisor.

Experience Requirements

  • Prior golf course operation experience (two or more years preferred).
  • Must have a thorough understanding of daily maintenance and course preparation.
  • Must have working knowledge of all normally used golf course equipment and tools, be able to operate such, and possess the ability and willingness to train others in the safe and efficient operation thereof.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Understanding and knowledge of the game of golf.

Job Benefits

Health, Dental, Vision, Uniforms, Meals, Golfing Privileges, Paid Vacation and Personal Time.

Date Job is Available

Salary

$20 to $25 per hour

Overtime: No

Job Application Instructions

Email cover letter, resume and references directly to Director of Agronomy, Thomas Brown: tbrown@ccofla.com


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