ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: (Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include the following tasks, knowledge, skills and other characteristics. This list is ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY and is not a comprehensive listing of all functions and tasks performed by incumbents of this class.)DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: (which are not in any hierarchical order)
- Assists in the installation, troubleshooting and maintenance of simple and moderately complex irrigation systems.
- Reads diagrams and blueprints to lay out and locate irrigation valves, timers and wiring.
- Installs irrigation timers.
- Installs irrigation piping and valves.
- Tests completed irrigation systems for proper functioning of valves and timers.
- Locates, excavates and repairs or replaces damaged or malfunctioning equipment.
- Restocks van to ensure supply of necessary parts and equipment.
- Knowledge of applicable federal, state, and local laws, statutes, ordinances, rules, regulations, policies and procedures.
- Knowledge of the proper care and maintenance of tools of the trade.
- Knowledge of irrigation system installation, repair and maintenance.
- Knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions.
- Knowledge of use of common hand and power tools.
- Knowledge of basic preventive maintenance on assigned equipment.
- Skill in installing, maintaining and repairing irrigation systems.
- Skill in reading engineering drawings or blueprints.
- Skill in following oral and written instructions.
- Skill in communicating effectively, orally and in writing.
- Ability to establish cooperative working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High School diploma, GED or vocational training and six (6) months related experience, or any equivalent combination of training and experience. Valid Florida driver’s license is required.
Last revision date: October 2001