Irrigation Technician #S_210858

University of Nebraska¿Lincoln   Lincoln, NE   Full-time     Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
Posted on October 3, 2021
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Irrigation Technician
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Plan, organize and support the operation and maintenance of campus landscape irrigation systems, including all new construction and renovation projects. Operate and maintain equipment and machinery safely, as needed. Participate in planning and in removing snow and ice in assigned zones and elsewhere on campus. Special responsibilities may be in garden and arboretum areas. Train other staff and students in performance of their duties. Monitor and provide feedback on work performed. Determine and coordinate specialized seasonal operations. Operate and maintain equipment as necessary, such as plows, tractors, sprayers, and other landscape equipment. Maintain logs and records to schedule work. Coordinate with Assistant Managers and other crews as needed. Remove snow and ice from steps, sidewalks and drives using manual and powered equipment and materials. Frequent travel to various work areas and work in inclement weather required. Evening and weekend work may be required on occasion. Other duties as assigned.

Criminal history background check, driving record review, and pre-placement physical will be conducted. Excellent benefits including staff/dependent scholarship program. Review of applications begins October 8.

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is an EO/AA employer and encourages minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.