Irrigator

Sun City Summerlin   LAS VEGAS, NV   Full-time     Maintenance
Posted on July 6, 2021

Irrigator


Summary:
Maintain the proper operation of the landscape sprinkler systems, controllers and valves to
ensure integrity and proper watering of the Association’s common landscape areas.


Description of Duties:
 Maintain and repair all facets of the irrigation systems including mainline and lateral
pipes, overhead spray heads and drip systems
 Insure that the assigned area is watering and has adequate moisture
 Use hand moisture probes to help determine water and moisture is adequate
 Water dry areas and determine the cause and make appropriate repairs
 Report any irrigation that is not working or is not efficiently watering
 Report any irregularities in plant life quality to the Director of Landscape
 Repair damaged or malfunctioning related wires and controllers, valves, pumps, gate
valves, drains and drainage system, overhead spray and drip systems
 Install new systems as directed by Supervisor or Director
 Insure that all new plantings receive adequate water until established
 Meet with Director on clock programming. It is the responsibility of the Irrigator to
insure the watering is adequate even though the Director does the programming
 Use two way radios
 Work with spray tech to insure feeders are in working order
 Troubleshoot wiring and all irrigation systems
 Virtually asses assigned areas for dry spots or trouble areas, repair, water and report as
needed
 Report all safety hazards to Landscape Supervisor or the Director of Landscape
 Ensure that any holes that are dug are safely covered or coned off and that all irrigation
heads and valve boxes are set at the appropriate grades to avoid any trip hazards
 Work with effluent water
 Additional duties as assigned by the Landscape Supervisor or the Director of
Landscape.

Machines and Equipment Used:
 Two Way radios
 Wire finder and testers
 Various hand and power tools
 Cart / vehicle
 Tractor and backhoe
 Glues, primers and irrigation parts


Essential knowledge, skills and abilities required by the position:
 Apply safe work practices, follow all safety and OSHA procedures
 Able to work seasonal weekends and on call schedule
 Knowledge of safety devices and personal protection equipment
 Maintain a valid Nevada driver license at all times to drive any company vehicles. This
includes but not limited to all types of carts, tractors, mowers, trucks and any rented
equipment.
 Knowledge of methods, tools and material used in irrigation or plumbing
 Operate machinery, motorized equipment and vehicles
 Interpersonal skills for working with others and communicate with Supervisor and
residents
 Organization, prioritization, problem solving
 Good judgment and decision making
 6 months experience in golf course, landscape or general plumbing
 Good communication skills
 Work independently
 Able to follow written and oral instructions
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
Physical demands: Walking, sitting, standing, bending, kneeling or squatting for prolonged
periods. Lifting up to 60 pounds. Sufficient strength and stamina to ensure a productive
work environment.


Work Environment: Risks and discomforts typical of an outside work environment with
exposure to hot and cold temperatures, rain, wet / muddy conditions, moving parts on
machinery and equipment, dust, effluent water, fertilizers, pesticides and other hazardous
materials used in landscape maintenance. Exposure to moderate to high noise levels Requires
performing job functions complying with all SCSCAI policies and applying all safety policies
and procedures.


Application Process:
Deadline: Open Until Filled
Salary: Full time, Non-Exempt position. Compensation based on experience
To Apply: Include Cover Letter stating interest and salary history, Resume and
3 Professional or Educational References. Indicate the job you are applying for.

Include completed application for employment:
http://scscai.com/Employment/Employment_Application.pdf
Email to: jobs@suncitylv.com
Fax to: (702) 966-1497
Mail or hand delivered in person (Monday - Friday, 8 am - 4:30 pm) to:
Sun City Summerlin, Attn: Human Resources,
9107 Del Webb Boulevard, Las Vegas, NV, 89134
SCSCAI is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Sun City Summerlin

9107 DEL WEBB BLVD
LAS VEGAS , NV
http://www.suncitylv.com/