Irrigation Apprentice/Helper - Entry-Level Position

What We Expect from You: We are looking for hard-working people with a good attitude, who set goals for themselves and have a genuine desire to succeed in life. Our employees should always set a good example, treat others as they want to be treated and represent themselves in a professional manner. We expect our employees to always do what’s right… especially when nobody is watching. We expect our employees to care, be prideful, take initiative, listen, and ask good questions.

What You Should Expect from Us: You should expect to be given every opportunity to succeed and be encouraged to always reach your highest potential. You should expect to work hard, but also be appreciated for it. You should expect to earn a fair and competitive wage and be given the proper tools and resources to do your job. Lastly, you should always be treated fairly and with given proper respect.

Job Description: Greenstar Landscaping and Irrigation Co. is looking for career minded and highly motivated individuals, with a clean driver's license, who are looking for a permanent position in the irrigation and landscaping industry. Full-time - 40 hours per week. Long-term commitment is preferred. Competitive pay and benefits. Commensurate with experience. ($9-$11/hr)

Ideal Candidate Responsibilities and Duties:

  1. Dig and backfill trenches, clean and grade area for re-sodding.
  2. Cut and remove existing sod from areas that are to be trenched and re-install the sod in trenches that have been backfilled.
  3. Install funny pipe and funny pipe connections.
  4. Install rotors and pop up heads, level with grade.
  5. Cut PVC piping and apply primer and glue.
  6. Make alterations using appropriate PVC fittings.
  7. Assist irrigation technician in making repairs and alterations.
  8. Assist technician in all aspects of day to day assignments.

To be Considered for this Position, You Must Have the Following:

  1. A minimum of six month’s experience as an irrigation helper or the ability and willingness to learn and be trained for a career in irrigation.
  2. Physically fit to perform the demanding work of the outdoor irrigation trade.
  3. Must be able to speak and interact with our clients and employees in a professional manner.
  4. Must be a team player, self-motivated and can work closely with others.
  5. Pride in your work and having high quality standards.
  6. Willingness to learn and develop.
  7. Dependable and able to be relied upon to always show up on time.
  8. Ability to work a flexible schedule including weekends, if needed.
  9. Willingness to work in various extreme weather conditions.
  10. High school graduate or GED equivalent. (plus)
  11. Valid and clean driver’s license.
  12. Own transportation to and from work.
  13. Speak English fluently. Bilingual a plus.
  14. Energetic, independent with a high degree of integrity.
  15. Determination to represent and work in the best interests of the company.
  16. Must submit to and pass drug and alcohol screening.

Please only apply if you meet the criteria listed above. We will contact you to schedule an interview if we feel that you would be a good match. If you have additional questions after visiting our website, please contact us directly at 305-661-6958.

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What Our Clients Are Saying ...

"The service was great. Bad weather prevented the first scheduled visit. The company was quick to contact and reschedule. On date of service, technician was very professional and went straight to work. He took his time to troubleshoot and diagnose my issues. He taught me more than I could ask for about my own system. Highly impressed. I look forward to working with them again on the few recommend repairs."

"The team arrived on time both days and got the job done. Everyone single one was professional. For all the dirt and grass that was dug up, it was all placed back and honestly my lawn looks fine since then."

"Cannot speak highly enough about this company. I called on a Monday. Peter came by the next day to review the system and make recommendations. By that evening, he had 2 men flagging and removing broken heads- they stayed until about 6:30 or 7pm. The job turned out to be a bit more extensive than originally thought, but they stayed within the estimate."

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