Why work for the Town of Erie?
What you will be doing:
The reasons people call Colorado home often include a passion for the outdoors, a diverse and dynamic community and the contemporary pace to life that appeals to all ages! As you'll soon discover, the Town of Erie offers the best of all of these and without a doubt is one of the top places to consider when making your next career move. With majestic mountain views and progressive civic vision, we provide a genuine small-town feel with modern amenities. Our residents enjoy a high quality of life. It is our employees who have been instrumental in creating what Erie is today and continue to shape what it will be in the future. The Town of Erie is an organization that has established an outstanding reputation for quality and excellent customer service. Each individual employee contribution is what makes that possible.
We invite you to join our team today!
This is a newly added position to the Town of Erie working under supervision of the Sustainability and Water Conservation Specialist. The Water Conservation Technician works interdepartmentally to offer expertise to a wide variety of projects, engaging and educating residents, businesses, and property managers about water conservation and best practices in landscaping, irrigation, and indoor water use. Additionally, performs a variety of unskilled, semi-skilled, and skilled laboring tasks in support of the goals and targets set forth in the Water Efficiency & Drought Management Master plans as identified by Public Works Sustainability Division. You are encouraged to be a systems-thinker, work independently, exercising judgment and initiative
and must possess a high level of communication and customer service skills. This fully operational position requires advanced proficiency in all areas of turf, irrigation technologies, low water-use landscape, residential and commercial horticulture maintenance, is cross-trained in all aspects of Public Works and Sustainability duties, and has the ability to skillfully operate all related tools and equipment. Operates at a high level with minimal supervision to complete tasks and has obtained additional education and professional applicable certification(s) in addition to experience.
All staff are expected to adhere to the Town’s mission, vision, and values of PRIDE.
Full job description available here: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/erie/jobs/2941326/water-conservation-technician