Irrigation Technician (Part Time)

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Irrigation Technician (part-time)
Outside Design Build, a niche Green Roof firm in Brooklyn, NY with a diverse portfolio and a commitment to sustainable practices is seeking a part-time Irrigation Installer who is intelligent, hard-working, and able to learn on the job.

Responsibilities/Duties

  • Perform routine maintenance of existing irrigation systems, including minor repairs, re-programming of settings, winter shut down and spring start up.
  • Install Irrigation Systems for roof top gardens, including valves and controls, and all system piping: ¾” ½” and drip.
  • Work throughout Brooklyn, Manhattan, with occasional trips to accounts in the Hamptons and New Jersey. Valid Driver’s License and clean driving record prefered.
  • Communicate directly with clients and the public.
  • Ability to follow instructions and execute tasks in an timely and efficient manor

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Dependable, hard-working, and can-do attitude.
  • Punctual and willing to work in all kinds of weather
  • 2+ years plumbing, irrigation, gardening or comparable experience
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Ability to work with a team and independently
  • Ability to work part-time, between 2 to 3 days a week (thru November)
  • Some garden maintenance is part of the job, so a preference given to individuals with good working knowledge of plant and weed identification; maintenance of perennials, grasses, vines, shrubs and trees; pest identification and management; training, pruning and deadheading
  • Must be able to use basic plumbing tools, and operate basic construction tools such as drills, drivers and saws
  • Experience with hand pruners, rakes, shovels, loppers, and weed whacker (occasional) a plus

Additional Information

​We have adapted our business to the demands of COVID-19 by providing PPE, a socially distanced workplace, and are very thoughtful about any entry into private residences we may need to enter in order to access the gardens we maintain.

Contact Information

Outside Design Build
Contact Name: Mike
Email: mike@outsidedesignbuild.com
Website: Apply Online