Irrigation Technician

Location: Eugene

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Job TypeFull-time

Pay: $19.00 - $28.00 per hour

Rexius is seeking a skilled irrigation technician for a full-time, year-round position based out of our Coburg, OR location. A successful candidate will provide maintenance service on existing systems and installation for major repairs, remodels, and upgrades on commercial and residential properties. 

Company Bio:
Rexius is in its ninth decade and has grown to nearly 300 employees. In addition to the manufacture and delivery of organic soil, mulch, and bark, Rexius also offers complete landscape and irrigation services: landscape construction and maintenance, environmental restoration services, organic erosion control systems, and conveyed soil/aggregate delivery systems. Through these products and services, Rexius is providing sustainable solutions for the landscape, for the community in which we live, and for the environment we share.

Required Qualifications: 

  • At least 2 years professional experience in landscape irrigation
  • Valid Oregon driver’s license
  • Familiarity with residential & commercial landscape irrigation systems
  • Ability to troubleshoot & diagnose hydraulic and electrical problems and make necessary repairs including but not limited to install, repair, and replace backflow prevention assemblies: valves, pipe, heads, drip, controllers, wiring.
  • Proficiency with irrigation controller operation and programming (Rainbird, Hunter, Toro, Irritrol)
  • Attention to detail 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Superb customer service skills, including active listening
  • Awareness of proper care, use and maintenance of tools
  • Comply with company policies and procedures
  • Observe and adhere to safety guidelines
  • Demonstrates competency using technology in digital communications (email, text, apps)
  • Punctual, superior time management and organizational skills 
  • Works well independently and in a team environment
  • Willingness to work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Remains curious and asks questions when needed

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Backflow Test Certification
  • Experience with electrical tracking equipment
  • Horticultural knowledge

Benefits Package Includes:

  • 401kª
  • Health Insurance*
  • Dental Insurance* - optional
  • Visions Insurance* - optional
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 6 Paid Holidays

* Company pays portion of insurance costs, Employee pays a portion.

ª Employee contributes to 401k

Employee Perks:

  • 401k - Matching
  • Employee Discount
  • Employee Purchasing
  • Employee Discounts at Local Business