University of Utah Job Description
Supervises the maintenance of the watering operation by organizing, assigning, directing, and coordinating the activities and duties of Sprinkler Systems Operators to insure a green campus. Works with supervisor in seeing that equipment is operable and that materials are available. Responsible for the campus golf course and student housing.
Five years previous experience as a Grounds Sprinkler Operator, or equivalency (one year of education can be substituted for two years of related work experience); and previous successful completion of an approved apprenticeship program as a Grounds Sprinkler Operator, or equivalency required. Demonstrated oral and written communications skills, analytical, and trouble shooting skills; and demonstrated customer services skills also required.
A Journeyman Sprinkler Applicator and Irrigation License is preferred.
Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.
This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.
This position requires that the incumbent periodically work irregular hours on special assignments and sometimes during adverse weather conditions.
The incumbent must be able to orient and instruct employees on techniques, regulations, and procedures in regard to all forms of sprinkler systems.
250 East 200 South, Suite 125,
Salt Lake City, Utah 84111
Phone: 801.581.2169 Email: AskHR@utah.edu
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