Irrigation Technician III

SUMMARY:  Under the immediate supervision of a Parks Supervisor or a Foreman perform skilled work related to maintenance and renovation of irrigation and other parks and recreation facilities, grounds, pathways, and landscape.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. (Other duties may be assigned.)

  • Responsible for the installation, maintenance and repair of company irrigation systems.
  • Program and maintain Rainbird Maxicom Central Computerized Irrigation System.
  • Run daily diagnostic on Maxicom Irrigation system to ensure proper functionality.
  • Conduct regular system inspections, perform trouble shooting exercises and make repairs.
  • Work with sports leagues and park users to program and run all sports field light associated with the Maxicom system.
  • Work with contractors, park users, and sports leagues to ensure conditions and irrigation is acceptable.
  • Report weather and irrigation conditions weekly.
  • Respond to electronic mail, phone calls, and in written form to request for service.
  • Extensive knowledge of irrigation, grounds maintenance principles, practices and methods.
  • Respond to resident and employee requests in a timely manner.
  • Participate in emergency response teams.
  • Advanced knowledge of irrigation techniques
  • Maxicom Software Training is preferred.
  • Safety sensitive position subject to the Random Drug Screen Policy.
  • Must meet and maintain the requirements of the driver safety policy.

 

To apply for this job please visit www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov.