Job posting for Irrigation Technician (except Agriculture) (31626623)

Irrigation Technician (except Agriculture) Verified This job posting has been provided directly by the employer through Job Bank’s employer job posting system.

Posted on November 28, 2019 by Employer details Permanent Irrigation Systems

Job details

  • Location Richmond, BC
  • Salary$$21HOUR hourly for 40 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Permanent
    Full time
  • To be determined
  • Start date As soon as possible
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #1364003

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Equipment and Machinery Experience
Irrigation pumps and equipment
Construction Specialization
Automated irrigation system
Additional Skills
Write specifications; Prepare proposals; Prepare contracts and tenders; Estimate costs; Read and interpret blueprints
Area of Specialization
Landscape construction; Landscape design; Horticultural consulting
Work Setting
Landscape contractor
Own Tools/Equipment
Steel-toed safety boots; Safety glasses/goggles; Safety vest; Gloves
Work Site Environment
Outdoors; Noisy; Odours
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Standing for extended periods; Bending, crouching, kneeling
Work Location Information
Various locations
Computer and Technology Knowledge
MS Word
Landscaping Experience
Restoration and preservation projects; Park and recreation sites; Residential projects; Commercial and/or industrial construction
Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Client focus; Reliability; Organized
Landscape and Horticulture Technicians and Specialists Specific Skills
Survey and assess designated sites; Prepare presentation graphics and drawings; Prepare conceptual designs; Manage landscaping projects; Build models; Examine trees and shrubs to diagnose problems and disease; Apply various treatments such as pruning, spraying, repairing damaged areas and injecting with treatment solutions; Direct crews who maintain the health and appearance of golf courses and their surrounding landscapes; Plant and move trees; Apply fertilizers, fungicides, herbicides, pesticides and other lawn care products; Plan and co-ordinate the growth and use of plants for landscaping, ornamental uses and other purposes; Plan and construct landscaped environments which may include trees, shrubberies, lawns, fences, decks, patios and other landscape structures; Plant and maintain private and public lawns and gardens; Assess the health of lawns

Employment groups Help -

This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a member of these groups: Indigenous people, Persons with disabilities, Newcomers to Canada

Advertised until:

2020-02-29

Intended job posting audience

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.