The Town of New Castle seeks qualified and energetic applicants for the position of Irrigation Technician. This highly responsible position provides hands on support to enhance the operations, maintenance, special project, and capital activities for the Town of New Castle park systems. The Irrigation Technician will trouble shoot, repair and maintain the parks irrigation and raw water distribution system. This position will also assist with the management and maintenance of Town parks, gardens, and trees. The Park Irrigation Technician will occasionally assist with the management of a seasonal staff. The Town’s park system consists of approximately 50 acres of irrigated turf and several more acres of native public open space. The Parks Department also manages the maintenance of a 3 mile long irrigation ditch. The Town is currently in the process of planning for the re-construction of two park facilities. Candidates should have knowledge of irrigation maintenance, landscape maintenance, and staff supervision. Full time/ year round. Excellent wages and benefits package. $22/hour + DOQ.
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