Second Assistant/ Irrigation Tech – Riverside Golf & Country Club

Job Listing Posted:

Riverside Golf and Country Club is looking for a Second Assistant Superintendent/ Irrigation Tech. This position will work closely with the Golf Course Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent to help manage the property, with an emphasis on Irrigation. This position will report directly to the Golf Course Superintendent. Although irrigation is the main duty, the Second Assistant/ Irrigation Tech will also assist with daily operations and participate in and oversee special projects. This position includes supervising other employees, ensuring the completion of their duties, and acting as supervisor in the absence of the Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent. This position will be leading the hand watering of the golf course when needed, making repairs, and doing general maintenance to the golf course and irrigation system in the off-season.


• Manage the moisture content of the golf course
• Using moisture meter, hand watering, running manual irrigation, and eventually setting irrigation programming daily
• Performs maintenance & repairs to the irrigation system
• Maintain irrigation parts inventory
• Coordinate and supervise maintenance practices for the golf course
• Diagnose and repair irrigation problems
• Maintain a clean work area
• Work well as part of a team

• Previous golf course experience and/or irrigation experience
• Some Irrigation experience required; Golf course Irrigation experience preferred
• Self-starter with the ability to manage time efficiently
• Strong communication skills and the ability to follow directions
• Must be detail-oriented
• Ability to move heavy objects and complete physically demanding work safely and efficiently
• Ability to work weekends, holidays, and overtime when necessary

These statements describe the scope of the responsibility and essential functions of this position but should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements.

Employee Compensation and Benefits
• Salary: $23-26/hr DOE
• Sick and Vacation leave
• 401k
• Medical and dental insurance
• Meals provided 5 days a week
• Golfing privileges
• Uniform/ raingear provided
• Proshop Discount

Apply to:

Michael Wright
Golf Course Superintendent
Riverside Golf and Country Club
8105 NE 33rd Dr
Portland OR 97211