Water Conservation Intern

DLC Resources Phoenix , AZ 85001

Posted 1 week ago

Job Description

Summary of Job:
DLCs industry-leading and National EPA Award-winning Water Management Team is looking to add a Water Conservation Specialist to our team. In this position, you will use your analytical skills to assess the functionality of onsite landscape irrigation systems for existing and prospective clients. Then, youll work with your teammates in the field to create and set in motion comprehensive plans that will increase the functionality of our clients irrigation systems. This is a job that has a real impact; by working to reduce irrigation water waste, youll be able to make a difference for our clients. Youll also be able to share your knowledge and expertise as you train our current Irrigators to operate and maintain advanced irrigation systems and grow their irrigation skill sets.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Assess the functionally of irrigation systems and offer solutions based on what is found.

  • Mapping Irrigations systems using Collector App or GIS Software

  • Responsible for scheduling, training, and documenting Irrigators skill sets that are essential for the maintenance of Community Irrigation Systems.

  • Training the Irrigators of the following skill sets which include but not limited to:

    • Advanced Irrigation programming and documenting via programming logs

    • Electrical Systems including toning, locating, voltmeter, pulsar and Two Wire Systems

    • Meter Reading which supports the Usage Projection Reports

  • Spot check controller programming to verify consistency with programming logs

  • Ability to identify over/under scheduling and make recommendations based on current precipitation rate and need of plant material

  • Share and educate findings of inefficient areas, practices or incorrect-programming with Field Manager, Farmer, and Director of
    Water Management



  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent preferred


  • 3+ years experience in irrigation system maintenance and repair

  • Well versed in DLC practices, policies and procedures

  • Verbal/Written in English and Spanish

  • Industry Certifications are a plus

Physical Demands/Working Conditions:

  • Works in an office environment

  • Prolonged sitting at a computer with some standing and bending intermittently during work hours

  • Is subject to frequent interruptions

  • Ability to move arms, hands and fingers to type

  • Close vision required for computer monitors

Our Company & Benefits

With over 29 years of experience in landscape, water and arbor management, DLC Resources, Inc. provides superior landscape management to communities across greater Phoenix. DLC leads the industry in state-of-the-art technologies that increase efficiency while providing cost effective, expert landscape management results to our customers. DLCs nationally recognized WaterRight water management program improves the quality and usability of our clients common areas while saving millions of gallons of water each year.

We offer rewarding work, a great culture and we continually invest in the development of our people by supporting technical training, certification programs, workshops and stretch work experiences. We offer health, dental and vision. In addition, participation in an ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan) retirement plan, at no cost to our employees. We continually invest in the development of our people, our most important asset, while providing the highest quality, safety and innovation in the industry.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Water Rights Intern

State Of Arizona

  Posted Yesterday

VIEW JOBS 5/24/2018 12:00:00 AM 2018-08-22T00:00 ARIZONA STATE LAND DEPARTMENT Since its inception in 1912, the Arizona State Land Department has been entrusted with managing approximately 9.2 million acres of State Trust lands scattered throughout Arizona. The Common Schools (K-12) are the largest beneficiary entitled to approximately 87% of the land and receiving close to 90% of State Trust Land revenues. Through the application of sound stewardship, and effective business management principles, the Land Department can succeed in its mission of responsibly managing the assets of a multi-generational perpetual Trust in alignment with the interests of the beneficiaries and Arizona's future. Are you ready join us in our mission? Please apply today! For general information visit our website: www.azland.gov Part-Time Water Rights Intern (up to 20 hours per week) Hourly Salary $12.00 (Position Will Remain Open Until Business Needs are Met.) LOCATION 1616 West Adams Phoenix, AZ 85007 JOB SUMMARY Nature of Work: The internship's main focus will include adjudication and state water rights on State Trust land. The intern will assist staff in researching surface and groundwater rights and coordinate with internal staff to develop and maintain ground and surface water rights, claims, and filings for State Trust land. The position will also investigate and research projects with the goal of protecting and enhancing water resources for State Trust land. The intern will review and maintain water related databases, generate maps, assist with inputting data for water users and the preparation of water right claim documents and other correspondence, as necessary, to support the groundwater and surface water right claims and actions of the state Land Department. Qualifications: Applicants should have a rudimentary knowledge of water resources and water rights, state water use and availability laws, and basic hydrology; legal land descriptions and the interpretation of maps, including topographic, land status, aerial, geologic, and hydrologic; federal, state, and local statutes, regulations, standards, policies, and procedures applicable to water resources. Ability to organize, analyze and interpret water data and organize work activities and projects. Demonstrate strong communication skills, both oral and in writing, and work effectively with other personnel. Computer skills including, but not limited to application programs such as MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, GIS and GPS equipment. There is the possibility of field work. REQUIREMENT Work should be done on a weekly schedule, within the hours of 8:00am -5:00pm with the option for flexibility. PRE-EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS * Prior or after interviewing, candidates may be subject to a pre-employment skills assessment * Requires possession of and ability to retain a current, valid state-issued driver's license appropriate to the assignment. Employees who drive on state business are subject to driver's license record checks, must maintain acceptable driving records and must complete required driver training. (refer to Arizona Administrative Code R2-10-207.12.) * Arizona State Government is an EOE/ADA Reasonable Accommodation Employer. * All newly hired employees will be subject to the E-Verify Employment Eligibility Verification Program. To apply, click the APPLY NOW button and follow the instructions to submit your application. Please note: The Arizona State Land Department does not provide status updates on positions that are in the recruitment process. A notification received via email is confirmation that your resume has been successfully submitted. Only the applicants selected to move forward in the interview process will be contacted directly by the hiring authority. If you have trouble applying for this position, please email [email protected] for assistance. State Of Arizona Phoenix AZ

Water Conservation Intern

DLC Resources