Irrigation Technician

About DCPS

DCPS is a rapidly growing provider of commercial property services to 1,000+ clients across Colorado. During the past 10 years, we’ve grown from 10 employees to over 500 and offer tremendous long-term career advancement opportunities for our employees. We’ve been named a “Best Place to Work” in the State of Colorado and in addition to long-term job security, we offer competitive pay, bonuses, and benefits across all of our divisions.

Our landscaping division is individually operated with a team of certified horticulturists, arborists, and irrigation specialists working to ensure high-quality services to our clients.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $20.00 – $25.00 per hour

Job Summary

An Irrigation Technician will install, maintain, or repair sprinkler systems at DCPS landscaped properties. They will communicate with the property manager on the needs/follow-up of their specific site. They will perform basic installations for their property and perform irrigation repairs and revisions of the systems.

Job Responsibilities

  • Ensure that the irrigation systems perform at maximum efficiency and conserve water
  • Assist with emergency calls from the property managers concerning floods, valve repairs, etc.
  • Execute all necessary irrigation repairs.
  • Participate in small enhancement projects that require irrigation expertise
  • Maintain vehicle and equipment cleanliness and organization
  • Perform DCPS pre/post trip vehicle inspections daily to maintain the safety and longevity of trucks
  • Coordinate property needs/follow up with DCPS management
  • Evaluate winterization of each system.
  • Maintain quality control of work enacted on sites
  • Provide weekly property reports

Job Skills and Qualifications

  • Proficient in all aspects of landscaping to include plant/tree id and care
  • Basic irrigation knowledge
  • Ability to get to work at a predetermined time
  • Ability to use phone applications to monitor personal hours
  • Ability to stay standing/walking throughout the day and lift up to 75lbs
  • Ability to drive/operate DCPS vehicles safely and precisely
  • Ability to maintain a relationship with a property manager with respect and open communication
  • Ability to operate small handheld landscape machinery with precision
  • Ability to work independently and efficiently with minimal supervision
  • Well organized with an ability to prioritize tasks
  • Must have an eye for detail work
  • Valid driver’s license