Job Posting – Irrigation Technician

Paragon Golf and Country Club is a semiprivate golf course consisting of 18 of the finest golf holes in the heart of the valley. The course is situated in Kingston, Nova Scotia, Canada. Paragon Golf and Country Club is a full featured golf course with all the amenities including driving range and practice green. The golf course has played host to numerous local and Provincial tournaments. We strive to offer a course with excellent playing conditions and a friendly knowledgeable staff. Only 1.5 hours from Halifax, the Annapolis Valley offers a country lifestyle with amazing recreational opportunities, a quick drive to the Bay of Fundy, schools and hospitals.

Reporting to the Superintendent, the Irrigation Technician  will be responsible for overseeing the operations of the golf course irrigation system.

Knowledge and Skills Required for the Position:

  • Strong knowledge of turf management
  • Computer skills
  • Strong communication and organizational skills.
  • Self-motivated
  • Ability to work with others as a cohesive group
  • Willingness and ability to work flexible hours
  • Has a valid driver’s license and ability to work with maintenance equipment
  • Adhere to health and safety protocols

Key Responsibilities:

The ability to understand the proper maintenance of a golf course irrigation system. Experience with PVC pipe both gasketed and bell end, including repair and installation, operation of isolation valves. The qualified candidate will be responsible for proper maintenance and procedures for filling and draining and blowing out the water system. The successful candidate should demonstrate a willingness to learn operation of automatic irrigation pumping system that works with VFD Drives and PCL control. Ability to learn and install wiring, sprinklers and related components would be an asset. On job training will be an integral part of learning this position without specific experience or training in the past. Plumbing knowledge would be an asset. Other on course maintenance duties will be assigned.

How to apply:

Send resume and cover letter to jennifer@paragongolf.ca

Resumes will be accepted until March 15, 2021 at 11:59pm