Carolinas Irrigation Association

CIA Job Posting #004

Position Title: Landscape Technician


Organization: K2 Irrigation Services, Inc.

Location: Asheville, NC

Job Description:
Landscape Technician will be responsible for installing and servicing low-voltage landscape lighting, drainage systems, erosion control and water features. This position requires the employee to work alone in an efficient manner as well as occasionally leading a small crew of 2-4 on larger projects. Positions are full time 40-50 hours per week.

Responsibilities will include the following:

  • Installing and maintaining landscape irrigation systems.
  • Installing and maintaining landscape lighting systems.
  • Installing and maintaining rain water harvesting systems.
  • Installing and maintaining water features.
  • Meeting or exceeding our quality expectations.
  • Daily communications with clients as needed.
  • Daily communications with immediate supervisor(s).

Applicants must be reliable and dependable! Applicants must pass background check prior to employment. Applicant must have a good driving record (Must have had a drivers license for at least 2 years and no major infractions in at least 3 years)

Applicants should have the following skills:

  • Strong troubleshooting skills (plumbing, electrical, and/or mechanical).
  • Ability to safely drive and back-up large trucks or vans (sometimes with trailers) in conditions that may include heavy congested work sites, or curvy and/or steep mountain locations.
  • Basic computer skills (Must be computer literate and able to quickly learn industry specific software).
  • Good writing skills.
  • Professional verbal communication skills.
  • Able to work in a team environment.
  • Able to lift 50 pounds, repetitively.
  • Physically able to work in field conditions (cold, hot, wet, windy, etc), digging, operating equipment, etc for 40+hours per week.
  • Landscaping knowledge/experience is a plus but not required.
  • Able to communicate in Spanish is a plus but not required.

Benefits package includes competitive wages, paid holidays and vacation, paid time off to volunteer, and profit sharing.

Please email resume and cover letter to:
Kevin McRae at

Carolinas Irrigation Association (CIA)
1300 Baxter St., Ste. 360
Charlotte, NC 28204
704-365-3678 (fax)
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