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Hyatt Irrigation Technician at Sunriver Resort in LA PINE, Oregon


The Irrigation Technician is responsible for providing a variety of skilled irrigation duties for the Sunriver Resort golf courses. S/he specializes in diagnosing, troubleshooting and repair of the course irrigation systems. The Irrigation Technician will assist with maintaining the AAA Four Diamond standards.


  • Ensures the golf course and surrounding areas receive the appropriate amount of daily and nightly irrigation, including Central Programming and hand watering

  • Repairs the irrigation system as needed, regarding heads, valves, and piping

  • Completes requests for irrigation and course parts and supplies

  • Maintains an appropriate inventory of irrigation parts and equipment

  • Supervises a small labor force for special projects, and perform other duties as directed by supervisor

  • Reports any irregularities in course turf quality or irrigation system irregularities to the Superintendent or Assistant Superintendent

  • Estimates time for projects as well as costs

  • Keeps work records and completes jobs from work orders

  • Performs irrigation installations

  • Assists with the design of irrigation systems

  • Diagnoses and trouble shoots problems with irrigation systems

  • Installs new irrigation systems on property

  • Manages daily work flow, schedules and special requests

  • Evaluates and services irrigation systems

  • Maintains a strong operable knowledge of controllers and valves

  • Contacts appropriate party if a guest problem is reported

  • Provides general resort information for guests

  • Offers warm and sincere welcome/farewell for all guests of Sunriver Resort as s/he may come in contact with guests during their daily duties

  • Resolves guest problems and is empowered to act in absence of manager

  • Maintains an up to date working knowledge of all resort amenities as well as any special events

  • Interacts with resort staff in a professional manner, assisting other departments with necessary information

  • Up sells other resort services and amenities to guests

  • Always maintains a professional demeanor and attitude

  • Communicates all pertinent information to the Golf team

  • Maintains constant awareness of safety issues, (i.e. broken glass, frayed electrical cords, leaks, broken locks and suspicious persons). Reports all safety incidents to on-duty supervisor.

  • Acts with responsibility towards all company property, supplies and equipment.

  • Maintains a professional appearance. Follows all Sunriver Resort dress code standards.

  • Remains alert, courteous and helpful to the guests and colleagues at all times.


  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Prior landscaping experience preferred

  • Prior irrigation experience preferred

  • 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 preferred

  • Prior golf course experience preferred

Primary Location: US-Oregon-Sunriver

Organization: Sunriver Resort

Pay Basis: Hourly

Job Level: Seasonal

Job: Golf and Recreation

Req ID: SUN000595

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