Job Summary


Unskilled and semi-skilled plumbing-related work installing, maintaining, repairing, and operating irrigation systems. 


Essential Functions


Percent of Job

1.    Inspects, installs, maintains, and repairs irrigation systems and related sprinkler equipment and associated plumbing fixtures in accordance with applicable codes and regulatory standards.


2.    Reviews technical specifications and related design data to include blueprints, electrical diagrams and schematics.


3.    Inspects and programs irrigation-related time clocks.


4.    Develops parts and supply list for assigned projects.


5.    Keeps records of time and material used.


6.    Maintain parts inventory.


7.    Hand excavates underground piping and associated irrigation infrastructure.


8.    Operates trenches, compactors, power, and hand tools.


9.    Performs other duties as assigned.





Open Requirements:  A three (3)-year combination of education, training, or plumbing experience which involved the installation, repair, or operation of irrigation systems.  Must have the physical ability to meet the physical demands of this job and perform the essential functions.


Promotional Requirements: NA


Licensing/Certification/Registration:  A valid Florida driver's license is required prior to appointment and must be maintained during employment in this class.


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs) 

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions

Legend:       0% = No Requirement (N)

1-20% = Some Requirement 1-2 hours per day (S)

21-50% = Moderate Requirement 2.5 – 4 hours per day (M)

51-79% = Great Requirement 4.5-6 hours per day (G)

80-100% = Constant Requirement 6.5 hours or more per day (C)


Physical Requirements/Movement:

Lifting moderate (21 to 50 lbs.) items or awkward weights (G)

See (G)

Hear (M)

Talk (M)

Sit (S)

Walk (G)

Stand (G)

Grasp (G)

Fine hand & finger movements (G)

Repetitive arm and hand motion (C)

Color perception necessary (M)



Push/pull movements (G)

Bend/stoop (M)

Reach above/below the waist (S)

Twist (S)

Crawl (S)

Kneel (M)

Crouch (S)

Squat (M)

Operate equipment (G) trenches, compactors, power, and hand tools

Operate motor vehicle (M)


Work Conditions:

Office environment (S)

Significant changes in temperature/humidity (G)

Hot (G)



Cold (G)

Dusty (G)

Exposure to outdoor elements (C)

Noisy conditions (S)



Note:  The essential functions, physical demands, and working conditions described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.