Landscape Irrigation Technician

Job Description

Tunnell Companies, LP is a successful Real Estate Management Company in Long Neck, Delaware responsible for the development, construction and maintenance of multiple resort/full-time residential communities. The Company manages six separate Pot-Nets communities in addition to the Baywood Greens Golf Course Community. Tunnell Companies has been in continuous operation and growing since 1962.

Job Responsibilities:

• Work as directed by the irrigation foreman and/or landscaping supervisor
• Knowledge of most aspects of irrigation installation, repairs, maintenance, and troubleshooting
• Operates most irrigation and landscape equipment including trenchers, tampers, locators, tractors, and backhoes
• Performs all duties in a safe and professional manner in accordance with company and departmental policies and procedures and ensures others are doing so
• Communicate with homeowners, residents, coworkers, and other departments
• Assist with time/inventory tracking, estimating, and equipment
• Continuously improve knowledge, education, & industry awareness
• This job description includes, but is not limited to, the duties and responsibilities as noted above. The essential functions of this job description are not exhaustive and may be supplemented by Landscaping Director or Supervisor


Required Experience/Abilities:

• Knows and understands the specific requirements of the job and displays the ability to perform the technical skills.
• Must possess a valid drivers license
• Must pass a pre-employment drug screening
• Knowledge of job materials, working knowledge of equipment
• Good communication skills, professional, and proven organizational skills
• Familiarity excavation and trenching
• Wide knowledge of irrigation maintenance
• Ability to identify and resolve the problems in work area
• Can perform heavy manual work for an extended period, in all weather conditions.
• Can carry 50 pounds for a distance of 50 feet.
• Can understand and follow oral and written instructions given in English.


Hours of Employment:

4 days per week, totaling between 40 and 50 hours per week. Overtime (1.5 x base) wages will be paid for time worked in excess of 40 hours per week. In the event of adverse weather conditions, or certain holiday schedules, you may occasionally work fewer than 40 hours in a week.

Daily hours are from Monday through Thursday, 6:30am to 5:00pm. Working hours lost due to weather conditions will be made up on Fridays.


Uniforms:

The Company will provide you with T-shirts, and all necessary Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). The Employee must provide all trousers or short-pants, rain gear, shoes appropriate for the work duties. Employee must present a positive professional appearance at all times.

Type: Full-time
Pay: $15.00 per HOUR

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Tunnell Companies - Baywood Greens and Pot-Nets Communities

Tunnell Companies, LP is a successful Real Estate Management Company in Long Neck, Delaware responsible for the development, construction and maintenance of multiple resort/full-time residential communities. The Company manages six separate Pot-Nets communities in addition to the Baywood Greens Golf Course Community. Tunnell Companies has been in continuous operation and growing since 1962.

Tunnell Companies is a drug free workplace and all candidates will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screening.

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