Carolinas Irrigation Association

CIA Job Posting #008

Position Title: Irrigation Technician


Organization: Bland Landscaping Company

Location: Apex, NC

Job Responsibilities:

  • Repair irrigation systems to perform properly
  • Install irrigation as needed
  • Load and unload heavy equipment, tools as needed
  • Schedule and monitor daily work loads
  • Plan, coordinate, and collect equipment and materials each day
  • Attend and participate in crew and department general and safety meetings
  • Prepare timesheets and other daily paperwork as required by the company
  • Safe driving of company owned vehicles trucks (with or without trailers) and transporting crew members
  • Maintain on site relations and communications with clients, contractors and/or subcontractors and internal customers
  • Diagnose & repair controllers
  • Safe operation and maintenance of the following equipment:
    • maintain inventory for service vehicle
    • Trenchers, tamps, excavator, locators, multi meter, fault finder, boring equipment, pressure washer
    • Tillers, aerators, slit seeders
    • Hand tools such as shovels, picks, rakes and pruning tools
    • On occasion wheel tractors
    • Trencher, chain saw, skill saw and others
  • Help in other divisions such as installation or floriculture as needed
  • Help with snow removal in the winter months


  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds on a routine basis
  • Ability to bend and stoop on a continual basis
  • Ability to work outside in all weather conditions
  • Ability to work around bees, poison ivy, pollen, thorns and other environmental risks
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision
  • Must wear work boots, Bland landscaping uniforms and present yourself in a clean and polite manner
  • Must practice safety with chemicals and equipment
  • Must wear eye and ear protection as required
  • Must have valid NC Driver''s license and maintain a good driving record (CDL preferred)
  • Must have good communication skills and ability to motivate others
  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check
  • Must comply with Bland''s policies and procedures

$15 - $20/ hour Full time employment

Please respond to: or Chris Povolny at

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