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Irrigation Technician

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Applicants must complete an online application at www.unfjobs.org in order to be considered for this position. Applicants who do not apply online will not be considered for this position. Once you submit your completed application you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for your records. If you have any questions about this position, please contact Valtina Kearse at (904) 620-1179.

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Irrigation Technician
Position Number 336840
Requisition Number B06114
Position Type Support Staff Non Exempt
Class Code 6625
Time-limited through
Type of Appointment Full-Time
Faculty Position Sub-Type
Length of Appointment
Internal Recruitment? No
Working Hours 6:30am-3:00pm
Department Grounds
Organization Physical Facilities
Division Administration & Finance
College
Approved Hiring Salary Range $18,917.28 to Negotiable
Pay Basis Annually
EOD
Carnegie
General Description / Primary Purpose

This is work performing independent tasks and/or assisting the irrigation crew and/or supervisor in keeping the campus irrigation systems in good working condition to insure that the campus landscape is properly watered while working to improve water conservation on campus.

Essential Duties

Job Function

95% Irrigation monitoring and routine maintenance. Irrigation repair, installation and maintenance. Work Management System. This position is designated as a Tier 2 respondent for designated campus emergencies and events. In the event of a declared campus emergency, the position incumbent will make every effort to return to campus when directed.

Percentage Of Time 95

Posting Detail Information

Marginal Functions

5% Supplementary responsibilities. a) assists in collection of meter readings and other data for reporting to governmental agencies; b) assists with insuring compliance with local, state and other regulations; c) performs equipment and vehicle inspections, completes logs as required: d) reports equipment failures or deficiencies to appropriate personnel: e) assists with any other Physical Facilities responsibilities as requested by supervisor; f) works rotating on-call schedule.

Required Qualifications

High School and one year of experience directly related to the job functions. Directly related college coursework or vocational/technical training may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience.

Faculty Position Required Qualifications
Departmental Requirements
Statement(s) of Understanding Definition

This position requires a level II background check, which includes fingerprinting. In conjunction with the University’s policy, this position may also require a credit check.

UNF is a Carnegie Community Engaged Institution. This designation celebrates the University’s collaboration with community partners from the local to the global level. It reflects UNF’s mission to contribute to the public good and prepare educated, engaged citizens.

The holder of this position is designated as a “Responsible Employee” pursuant to their role under Title IX. Therefore, the incumbent must promptly report allegations of sexual misconduct, sexual violence, and child sexual abuse by or against any student, employee, contractor, or visitor to the University’s Title IX Administrator or any divisional Title IX Coordinator.

Required Licensure or Certification

Florida Driver’s Licence

Machines/Equipment used regularly

hand tools & power tools, pipe threading machine, irrigation control equipment, trucks & tractors, landscape maintenance equipment, personal computer, irrigation equipment, electric carts & trucksters, trencher, electrical testing equipment

Anticipated Start Date 10/23/2017
Job Posting Date 09/18/2017
Application Review Date
Application Deadline
Open Until Filled Yes
Point of Contact Information Valtina Kearse 904-620-1179
Hiring Official Chuck Hubbuch
Location if not Jacksonville
Special Instructions

Applicants must complete an online application at www.unfjobs.org in order to be considered for this position. Applicants who do not apply online will not be considered for this position. Once you submit your completed application you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for your records. If you have any questions about this position, please contact Valtina Kearse at (904) 620-1179.

Quicklink http://www.unfjobs.org/postings/4526

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. This position is eligible for veterans' preference under Florida law. For additional information regarding veteran's preference, please review the Florida Department of Veterans' Affairs website by copying and pasting this link into another browser window: http://floridavets.org/benefits-services/veterans-preference/ If you claim veterans' preference, you may be asked for supplemental documentation, such as a DD-214. Do you meet one or more of these criteria, and claim Veterans' Preference?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. DD-214