Landscape Irrigation Specialist

  • Company:
    Cedar Fair
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    10 hours ago
  • Category:
    General Labour

Apply irrigation throughout the park following a specific schedule.This position pays $16.50 per hour.Assist with the operation of existing park irrigation system to implement the turf irrigation program: ensuring maximum efficiency; appropriate schedules and application rates are applied as required to water turf grass and flower bedsTroubleshoot/repair various system components as required (heads/valves/piping)Assist in the installation of modifications to existing system or the addition of new systemsAssist in the implementation of the turf maintenance program as required (top dressing, seeding, turf repair, laying sod)Line trimming and backpack blowing as requiredAssist with other duties as required• Minimum 2-5 years’ experience in the operation and maintenance of automated/manual commercial irrigation systems• Certified Irrigation Technician status (Landscape Ontario) or equivalent is an asset• Familiar with plumbing techniques and materials as well as turf maintenance equipment operation and practices • Able to meet the physical requirements of the job including bending, lifting, utilizing hand tools and working in various weather conditions (must be able to lift, pull and push 20kg)• Valid Ontario driver’s license (class G/G2)• Able to work cooperatively in a team environment• Must provide own CSA approved safety footwear• Able to work 6:00am-2:30pm spring, summer and fall and possible shifts from 12am to 9am during the irrigation season (Monday-Friday) and occasional overtime and weekends• Able to wear personal protective equipment deemed necessary to perform this job safely (may include; gloves, mask and/or face shield, non-slip shoes etc)