Careers at Myatt

Irrigation Technician

Irrigation Specialist

We are looking for an autonomous, self-driven irrigation specialist to maintain, troubleshoot, and repair landscape irrigation systems on a portfolio of estate homes and Class-A commercial properties in the Raleigh area. The ideal candidate will be a creative problem solver with strong organization and communication skills, able to interact with the public, the client, and provide updates and reports to the Myatt office. The service area will be the triangle-- Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill, and the surrounding areas.


  • Has a minimum of 1 year of experience as an Irrigation Technician
  • Is backflow certified (preferred) and can perform repairs on poppet or bonnet backflow preventers
  • Has a valid and clean NC driver's license
  • Can troubleshoot and repair most irrigation issues
  • Can perform start-ups and winterizations
  • Can repair Poly & PVC pipe and irrigation mainlines
  • Can perform basic repairs, replacements, and adjustments on head valves (spray, gear, impact)
  • Can program controllers
  • Can set up and operate rain sensors
  • Has a working knowledge of turf and ornamentals, and the water requirements of each
  • Can perform copper soldering
  • Can troubleshoot and make minor repairs to 120V electrical systems
  • Can troubleshoot and repair low voltage landscape lighting systems
  • 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
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Is willing to work in other departments in months that irrigation is not being utilized

We Offer:

  • Starting pay of $21-28 per hour, paid weekly
  • True overtime paid after 40 hours/wk
  • Health/vision/dental/life insurance
  • Paid vacation and paid holidays
  • Retirement program with 3% match
  • Opportunities for education and advancement

About our company:

Here at Myatt Landscaping & Construction, we are dedicated to being the best landscape company possible. Period. We specialize in the highest-quality residential and commercial landscaping and grounds management services, and we seek to foster 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 many have been working here 15 years or more. You could have a life-long career with Myatt too!

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! We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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