Irrigation Technician's Apprentice

Location: Eugene

Description
The Rexius Irrigation Maintenance Division is seeking an apprentice to join our team. The successful candidate will have a deep interest in landscapes and a sincere desire to learn the fundamentals of installing and maintaining landscape irrigation systems for both commercial and residential properties. Our 4-member team of irrigation professionals collectively has over 50 years of experience providing an excellent environment for an aspiring technician to learn and develop.

This is a full-time, year-round position with room for advancement within. Tasks include repairing and installing irrigation heads, pipes, valves, backflow assemblies, and controllers. The work requires strong physical and mental stamina, as there are many tasks that require critical thinking and troubleshooting.

 

Required Qualifications:

° Valid Oregon driver’s license & insurable

° Focused attention to details

° Strong verbal and written communication skills

° Superb customer service skills

° Punctuality and ability to work well independently and in a team environment

° Awareness of the proper care, use and maintenance of tools of the trade

° Comply with company policies and procedures

° Observe and adhere to safety guidelines.

° Demonstrates competency using technology in digital communications (email, text, apps)

° Willingness to work outdoors in all weather conditions

° Remains curious and asks questions when needed

Desired Qualifications:

° Landscape maintenance experience

° Plumbing and or/irrigation system knowledge

° Horticultural knowledge

https://rexius.com/pages/about-5-employment-application

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $16.00 - $19.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Experience:

  • Landscaping: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Irrigation: 1 year (Preferred)