Irrigation Service Technician

Position: Irrigation Service Technician
Department: Landscape Irrigation
Status: Full-time, Permanent

JOB SUMMARY

We are currently seeking a passionate and reliable individual with the right skills and knowledge to join our friendly team of professionals in the role of Irrigation Technician. The primary function of the role is to maintain existing irrigation systems to a high standard by assessing, troubleshooting, repairing, and providing proactive recommendations to improve system performance.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Start-up and programming of irrigation systems
  • Assessing system functionality
  • Suggesting system improvements
  • System repairs
  • Installation of new zones, zone extensions etc.
  • Winterizing
  • Maintaining a work vehicle, stocking parts
  • Liaise with clients to access systems
  • Daily paperwork
  • Ensure safe work practices
  • Work cooperatively to foster a harmonious working relationship with all co-workers and other departments

 QUALIFICATIONS

  • Practical experience and knowledge in servicing and installing irrigation systems
  • Valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License
  • Industry accreditation (preferred)
  • Punctual, trustworthy and reliable
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, and deliver timely results
  • Positive and professional team attitude
  • Customer service experience an asset
  • Physically demanding, hands-on work
  • Ability to lift at least 50 lbs
  • Combination of standing, sitting, walking, bending, crouching, kneeling

COMPENSATION AND PERKS

  • Competitive wage ($22.26-$30.00 + hourly) depending on experience and accreditation
  • Benefits and RRSP (after 3 months)
    • MSP, Extended Health Care Expenses, Dental Care, Vision Care, etc
  • 4% paid vacation
  • Company Vehicle
  • Perks (Company Events, Prizes, Sporting Tickets, SWAG)
  • Education sponsorship

Candidates: Please note we thank all applicants for their interest, however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.