Employment

Windwood Enterprises is hiring Irrigation Technician

At Windwood we provide professional, high quality landscape services to our customers. Windwood has built lasting relationships with our customers for 28 years. At Windwood we value our employees in the same manner we value our customers. We are looking for a dedicated, hardworking, knowledgeable member to join our winning team and grow with us.

Job Description:

  • Following a schedule of winterization and startups of irrigation systems

  • Activate and deactivate irrigation systems according to seasonal priorities or pre-established schedules

  • Layout and install new or renovate existing irrigation systems

  • Troubleshoots irrigation systems to determine repair needs

  • Adjust, assemble and install POC’s, Backflow assemblies, PRV’s, flow sensors, Master Valves, QCV’s, zone valves and manifolds, wiring systems, controllers, weather sensors, and communication wire system splicing

  • Adjust, assemble and installation of all drainage system components from piping conveyance, to catch basins, filters, and outfalls

  • Adjust, assemble and install low voltage lighting system transformers, timers, wiring systems, lighting fixtures/appurtenances and electrical system splicing

  • Trench, install and fit piping for irrigation systems

  • Sets sprinkler heads and valve boxes

  • Perform rough and fine grading, digs trenches as well as planting trees and shrubs, laying ground cover, installing turf, applying bark and cleaning up job site after completion of irrigation projects

  • Procure parts required to repair, create, or renovate irrigation systems while maintaining accurate inventory and strict cost controls to ensure job performed within required financial requirements

  • Gather and update historical data for each account regarding water sources, point of connection and mainline location, services performed, and parts installed

  • Partner with customers by suggesting watering schedules and tactics to reduce water usage and costs, and proposes solutions during periods of droughts or water restrictions

  • Communicates with customers on a routine basis to ensure satisfaction with service and solves problems to foster a positive, long-term relationship

  • Ensures irrigation jobs are managed within budget to meet or exceed all required financial performance metrics

  • Adjust irrigation schedules to maximize capacity and efficiency of workflow

  • Assist in the maintenance and care of all employee issued Company assets including, but not limited to, vehicles, equipment, tools, and resources

  • Preparation and submittal of all daily work orders, day sheets, trip logs, as-builts, controller logs, inventory records, materials manifests, and any other related documents as assigned

  • Partner with crew members where needed on irrigation projects/jobs

  • Provide some sales and setting of customer service appointments

  • Must be able to operate smart phone and computer

  • Effectively and efficiently communicate in English: verbally, electronically/digitally and in writing

  • Operate trencher, small hand tools (power and manual), skidster, sod cutter, dingo, air compressor with boring and piercing tool

Required Qualifications:

3 + years irrigation work experience is required

Valid WA driver's license with clean driving record

 

Preferred Qualifications:

Irrigation Technician Certification

Bilingual (English and Spanish)

Experience operating mini-excavator  

 

This is a full-time permanent position

Wage: $23-28 an hour DOE   

Windwood offers 6 paid holidays per year

PTO benefits plan

Health Insurance plan

 

Windwood Enterprises is a DRUG FREE company

Fill out our job application and submit it to us @ info@windwoodent.com