Job Posting

Company: Bland Landscaping Co. 
Position Title: Irrigation Technician 
Location: Apex, North Carolina 

Job Description/Responsibilities 

Bland Landscaping Co. is looking to hire a full-time irrigation technician at their Apex, North Carolina, location. 

  • Repair irrigation systems to perform properly
  • Install irrigation as needed
  • Load and unload heavy equipment tools as needed
  • Schedule and monitor daily work loads
  • Plan, coordinate and collect equipment and materials each day
  • Attend and participate in crew and department general and safety meetings
  • Prepare time sheets and other daily paperwork as required by the company
  • Practice safe driving of company-owned vehicles trucks, (with or without trailers) and transporting of crew members
  • Maintain on-site relations and communications with clients, contractors and/or subcontractors and internal customers
  • Diagnose and repair controllers
  • Maintain inventory for service vehicle
  • Help in other divisions such as installation or floriculture as needed
  • Help with snow removal during the winter months 
  • Practice safe operation and maintenance of the following equipment:
    • trenchers, tamps, excavator, locators, multi meter, fault finder, boring equipment, pressure washer
    • tillers, aerators, slit seeders
    • hand tools such as shovels, picks, rakes and pruning tools
    • trencher, chain saw, skill saw and others
    • wheel tractors, on occasion 

Requirements 

Candidates must have the following skills and fulfill the following requirements.  

  • ability to lift up to 50 pounds on a routine basis
  • ability to bend and stoop on a continual basis
  • ability to work outside in all weather conditions
  • ability to work around bees, poison ivy, pollen, thorns and other environmental risks
  • must be able to work with minimal supervision
  • must wear work boots, Bland Landscaping uniforms and present yourself in a clean and polite manner
  • must practice safety with chemicals and equipment
  • must wear eye and ear protection as required
  • must have valid North Carolina driver’s license and maintain a good driving record (CDL preferred)
  • must have good communication skills and ability to motivate others
  • must be able to pass a criminal background check
  • must comply with Bland’s policies and procedures

Candidates should have 1+ years of experience. 

Salary/Benefits 

This is a full-time position. Pay is $15-$20/hour depending on experience. 

Please apply online here and send your resume to Brain Dominik via email at [email protected].

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