Irrigation Technician | Suffolk, VA

Date: Jul 12, 2019

Location: Suffolk, VA, 23434

Company: The Davey Tree Expert Company

 

 

Irrigation Technician

Invest in your future. Join one of the largest Employee Owned companies in the nation!  Davey has a unique culture that focuses on the open exchanging of ideas, community partnership, a commitment to safety, and delivering unrivaled client service while acting as industry leaders in horticultural and environmental services.  

We are currently looking to add a dynamic Irrigation Technician to our passionate team of landscape professionals. Your office is outdoors, and you get a new view every day!

What You’ll Do:

  • Cultivate your green career with us!
  • Enhance the appearance and value of properties through installation and maintenance of all types of irrigation equipment in commercial landscapes.
  • Troubleshoot and repair of lines and sprinkler heads.
  • Complete set-up for digital and analog timers.
  • Maintain open communication with management and clients to provide feedback on irrigation needs.
  • Drive, use, maintain and properly operate landscape equipment.

 

What We’re Seeking:

  • Love of the outdoors
  • Preferred:  Experience in irrigation installation and maintenance
  • Preferred:  Knowledgeable on various controllers and the Rainbird, Maxicomm, and Hunter ICC systems
  • Preferred: CLT certificate, plus related education in landscape or turfgrass
  • Ability to complete the Davey landscape career development books upon hire
  • Ability to complete the Davey first aid, CPR and defensive driving course upon hire  
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Preferred: Relevant pesticide and related licenses and certificates, if required by state law

 

What We Offer:*

  • Paid time off and paid holidays
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • All job specific equipment and safety gear provided
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan with a company match
  • Employee-owned company & discounted stock purchase options
  • Group Health Plan
  • Employee referral bonus program
  • Locations throughout US in major cities and desirable areas
  • Career Development Program supported by Industry Expert Safety Specialists & Skills Trainers
  • Scholarship Program for Children of Employees
  • Charitable matching gift program

*all listed benefits available to eligible employees

 

Pre-employment Drug Screen and Social Security verification required.

We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. As a service provider, our success depends upon our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, regardless of their age, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military, or veteran status, or other protected characteristics as established by federal, state, or local law.

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If you need any assistance at any time, please contact us at 1-800-445-8733 ext. 1108 or at ed.help@davey.com.

 

Employment Type: Regular

Job Type: Full Time

Education Level Required: High School Diploma / GED

Work Experience Required: Less than 1 year

Travel Expectations: None

Requisition Number: 39173


Nearest Major Market: Virginia Beach

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