Careers at Myatt

Irrigation Technician

We are looking for dedicated team members who want to expand their experience and grow their careers with our exceptional team at Myatt Landscaping & Construction. Here at Myatt, we are dedicated to being the best landscape company possible. Period. We specialize in the highest-quality residential & commercial landscaping and grounds management services, and we aim to build lasting relationships with our clients AND our employees. We want our company to be a safe, highly professional, yet fun place to work, where every employee has the opportunity to further their training and follow a clear career path to achieve their goals. About half of all the managers at Myatt started out as entry-level crew members, and some have been working here 15 years or more. You could have a life-long career with Myatt too!

The Irrigation Technician will work independently (or with a crew as needed) to maintain residential and commercial landscape irrigation systems. The ideal candidate will be a creative problem solver with strong organization and communication skills. The service area will be the triangle-- Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill, and the surrounding areas.

Our ideal teammate would be someone who:

  • Shows up on time every day
  • Has a great attitude and is willing to learn
  • Behaves in a professional and respectful manner
  • Follows directions
  • Can communicate clearly with home owners and property managers
  • Can document all working hours as well as materials used on a daily basis
  • Can stand, reach, lift, bend, kneel, stoop, and twist throughout the day
  • Has a valid and clean NC driver's license
  • Has a minimum of 1 year of experience as an irrigation technician
  • Has a working knowledge of turf and ornamentals, and the water requirements of each
  • Can troubleshoot and repair most irrigation issues
  • Can program controllers
  • Can set up and operate rain sensors
  • Can perform start-ups and winterizations
  • Is backflow certified (preferred) and can perform repairs on poppet or bonnet backflow preventers
  • Can repair Poly & PVC pipe and irrigation mainlines
  • Can perform basic repairs, replacements, and adjustments on head valves (spray, gear, impact)
  • Can perform copper soldering
  • Can troubleshoot and make minor repairs to 120V electrical systems
  • Can troubleshoot and repair low voltage landscape lighting systems
  • Is willing to work in other departments in months that irrigation is not being utilized

We will provide...

  • Starting pay of $15-25 per hour, paid weekly
  • True overtime paid after 40 hours/wk
  • Health/vision/dental/life insurance offered after 90 days
  • Paid vacation and paid holidays after 90 days
  • Retirement program with 3% match available after 1 year
  • Opportunities for education and advancement

If you're looking for an opportunity to be part of a growing organization dedicated to an exceptional product, superior services, and investing in its team members, then we look forward to hearing from you! 

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