Status: Hiring - immediately
Department: Operations Services
Wage: $20-$25 per hour depending on experience
This is a full-time position at 42 hours per week. Located on the southern city limits of Calgary, Alberta, Spruce Meadows is a world renowned show jumping venue with show jumping tournaments held throughout the year.
The Irrigation Lead is the primary person responsible for the operation, maintenance and upkeep of the extensive irrigation system at Spruce Meadows, reporting directly to the Manager, Grounds. Duties include, but are not limited to; creating and maintaining of daily watering schedules on turf, shrub and flower bed zones; irrigation equipment deployment and upkeep; inventory, maintenance and ordering of tools, parts and equipment; property drainage control; and irrigation system repairs or expansions as necessary. Events are held on weekends, therefore it is necessary to be available to work both weekends and nights. Please note that during our summer tournament season, requirements and tasks may be adjusted.
COMPETENCIES & SKILLS
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
Work is conducted both indoors and outdoors, in a fast-paced work environment. Successful applicants must be willing to work in a variety of different settings, and must excel in both team and individual scenarios. The Spruce Meadows venue operates in all weather conditions, from early mornings into late nights and weekends. The successful candidate must be prepared to work in all weather conditions.
If you are interested in joining our team, please email your resume to:
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