Irrigation Labourers & Technicians

Valley Irrigation Corp. - Vernon, BC (30+ days ago)

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Local irrigation contractor seeking irrigation technicians and labourers

Labourers carry out a variety of functions supporting installation, repair, and maintenance. These typically include identifying and moving materials, trenching and digging during installation, and basic irrigation component construction and installation, and backfilling and restoring the landscape after system installation.

The desired labourer candidate must:

- be able to perform heavy manual work

- have a strong work ethic & be able to work with minimal supervision

- not be afraid to get dirty

Technicians are responsible for installing, repairing, and maintaining irrigation systems. This includes activating and deactivating systems in spring & winter, identifying issues and making necessary repairs, trenching and excavation using chain trencher or shovel, installation of PVC and Poly piping systems, installing electrical control valves, wiring, and irrigation controllers.

Qualified technician candidates must:

- have knowledge of irrigation systems and components

- experience installing, repairing, and maintaining irrigation

- have a strong work ethic & be able to work with minimal supervision

- be able to perform heavy manual work

- provide quality customer services to clients at all times

- not be afraid to get dirty

- class five drivers license

Industry certification (iiabc) is an asset, but not required. Company vehicle will be provided to qualified candidates.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $15.00 to $22.50 /hour

Experience:

  • landscaping or irrigation: 1 year (Preferred)