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Irrigation Foreman Responsibilities?

Discussion in 'Irrigation' started by weissihm, Jul 23, 2008.

  1. weissihm

    weissihm LawnSite Member
    Posts: 12

    What do you consider to be the responsibilities of an irrigation foreman?
     
  2. irrig8r

    irrig8r LawnSite Platinum Member
    Posts: 4,533

    Installation or service and repairs?
     
  3. Mike Leary

    Mike Leary LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 21,599

    Tell me to order parts BEFORE we run out.
     
  4. Wet_Boots

    Wet_Boots LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 46,442

    Find lost W*M valves :p
     
  5. Mike Leary

    Mike Leary LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 21,599

    Don't talk back to crippled, hard of hearing, "old and in the way", boss.
     
  6. Wet_Boots

    Wet_Boots LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 46,442

    ....making sure you don't run out of beer. :drinkup:
     
  7. Mike Leary

    Mike Leary LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 21,599

    Don't get caught doing side jobs.
     
  8. weissihm

    weissihm LawnSite Member
    Posts: 12

    installation
     
  9. BrandonV

    BrandonV LawnSite Platinum Member
    Posts: 4,119

    a foreman should be completely self sufficient, not nearly design savvy, but can at least install a job and/or trouble shoot
     
  10. brookviewlawncare

    brookviewlawncare LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 356

    He should also be able savy enough to be able to make small field changes, read prints ,size pipe ,calculated flows ,be able to manage a couple of guys
     

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