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Job Postings

 

If you are looking for skilled irrigation professionals and would like to reach our members, please send job postings to:

kim@irrigationbc.com

Please include contact information for interested applicants to send their resumes directly to you as the IIABC office will not be accepting resumes on behalf of companies. We will post in order of newest to oldest and would greatly appreciate if you could let us know when the position has been filled so we can keep our postings as up to date as possible for applicants.

 

Looking For Work in the Irrigation Industry?


 

is currently looking to hire:

 Irrigation Technician 

 View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was first posted July 3rd, 2019


 

                                                             
                                                     is currently looking to hire:

                                                            Irrigation Technician

                                           View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

                                                                      This opportunity was first posted April 30, 2019


 

is currently looking to hire:

 Foreman and Labourers

 View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was first posted July 18th, 2018


 

                                                                           

                                 Kootenay School District is currently looking to hire:

                                             Students Grounds Worker (Temporary) 

                                     View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

This oppounity was first posted May 9, 2018 


 

                                          Quails' Gate is currently looking to hire:

                                                                Irrigation Manager

                                    View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was first posted April 23, 2018 


                                                               

                                            United Landscapes is currently looking to hire:

                                                                    Irrigation Technician

                                               View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was first posted April 11, 2018  


 

                                                                          

                                     The District of West Vancouver  is currently looking to hire:

                                               Park Attendants - Irrigation Temporary Full Time  

                                                    View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was first posted April 11, 2018 


 

                                                                         

                                The Island Smart Irrigation Inc.  is currently looking to hire:

                                                               Irrigation Service Technicians

                                                 View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was first posted March 28, 2018


 

The City of Victoria is currently looking to hire:

 Irrigation Technicians

View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was first posted March 6, 2018


 

T. Moscone & Bros. Landscape Contractors is currently looking to hire:

 Irrigation Service Technician/Manager

View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was first posted January 1, 2018

 


 

 is currently looking to hire:

 Irrigation Technician

View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was first posted November 8, 2017


 

 is currently looking to hire:

Experienced Irrigation Technician

View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was first posted September 14, 2017


          is currently looking to hire:

       an Irrigation Technician

            View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was posted September 13, 2017


          is currently looking to hire:

              a Superindentant Parks Board

                       View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was posted September 9, 2017


 

 is currently looking to hire:

Maintenance Coordinator
(application deadline is September 15, 2017)

View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was first posted August 28, 2017


                          is currently looking to hire:

                              a Turf Care Technician

                            View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was posted August 16, 2017


 

                    

                                                                             is currently looking to hire:

                                                               Experienced Irrigation Technician (Victoria) 

                                                              View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was posted May 31, 2017


 

 is currently looking to hire:

 Irrigation Specialist

View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was first posted May 26, 2017


 

        
 is currently looking to hire:

Landscape Business Development Manager

View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was first posted April 7, 2017


 

is currently looking to hire:

Inside/Counter Sales 

View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here 

   This opportunity was first posted April 4, 2017


 

 

is currently looking to hire:

Sales Representatives & Irrigation Installers

View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here (Sales Rep)

View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here (Irrigation Installers)

   This opportunity was first posted March 24, 2017


is currently looking to hire:

Service Technicians, Installation Labour Crew & Installation Foreman

View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was first posted March 24, 2017

 


 

is currently looking to hire:

Irrigation Technicians, Landscape Technicians & Landscape Foreman

View Full Job Postings and How to Apply Here

                                                    This opportunity was first posted March 23, 2017


is currently looking to hire:

Landscape Foreman & Landscape Workers

View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here (Landscape Foreman)

View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here (Landscape Workers)

                                                                   This opportunity was first posted March 23, 2017



 

is currently looking to hire:

Full-Time Pump and Water Treatment Technician

View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

                                                                   This opportunity was first posted March 23, 2017


is currently looking to hire:

 Irrigation Technician Positions

View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was first posted March 15, 2017


is currently looking to hire:

 Landscape Field Coordinator

View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was first posted March 15, 2017


is currently looking to hire:

 Irrigation Service Technician

View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was first posted March 1, 2017


is currently looking to hire:

 Irrigation Systems Worker

View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was first posted February 16th, 2017


 

is currently looking to hire:

Experienced service and install technicians with a minimum 3 years’ experience

  View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was first posted February 9th, 2017

 


is currently looking to hire:

Service Irrigation Technicians 

  View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was first posted February 9th, 2017


is currently looking to hire:

Underground Sprinkler/Irrigation Technician 

  View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was first posted February 9th, 2017


 

is currently looking to hire:

an experienced Irrigation Technician

  View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was first posted February 9th, 2017


 

            is currently looking to hire:

         a contractor to complete a Farm Water Management Planning Project
from February 2017 - January 2018.

                  View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

 

   This opportunity was first posted January 16, 2017


       
 is currently looking to hire:

Customer Sales and Service Representative

View Full Job Posting and How to Apply Here

   This opportunity was first posted July 26, 2016 


The IIABC Office Has Relocated!

ANNOUNCEMENT!

The IIABC Office has a New Executive Administrator and new location!

Kim Schaefer has now assumed the 
 IIABC's Executive Administrator position.  Karen Van der Gukik will continue to do bookkeeping and assist on a part time basis but is looking forward to semi-retirement.

Below is the new office contact information:

New Mailing Address:
Irrigation Industry Association of BC
PO Box 3066
Mission, BC  V2V 4J3

New Phone & Fax numbers:
Ph:  604-287-8222
Fax:  604-287-8224
Same Email:  iiabc@irrigationbc.com


     



New Water Sustainability Act Now in Effect

Does it effect you? What you should know...

On February 29, 2016, the provincial government brought the Water Sustainability Act (WSA) into force along with the first phase of regulations. The Water Sustainability Act updates and replaces the old Water Act and delivers on an important government commitment to ensure our water stays healthy and secure. 

The WSA and new regulations will help protect water flows for ecosystems and fish and include new and improved requirements for groundwater use and licensing, well construction and maintenance, dam safety, and compliance.  Much of this work was informed by public comment and responses to the Province’s policy intentions papers that were released last summer.

Key changes include new licensing requirements for non-domestic groundwater use such as irrigation, industrial purposes, water bottling and community water systems.  For existing groundwater users, the regulations provide a three-year transition period in which to apply for a licence; application fees will be waived for the first 12 months the WSA is in force.  Surface water and non-domestic groundwater users will be subject to the new water fees and rentals announced last year. 

With the size and complexity of the WSA and the number of required regulations, government is implementing the WSA using a phased approach.  Work on the next phase of regulations and policies will be initiated later this year and includes measuring and reporting, livestock watering, water objectives, planning and governance.

If you have questions about the changes or their implications, please visit the websites below or contact: livingwatersmart@gov.bc.ca

Important Notice Regarding the Agricultural and Landscape Irrigation Scheduling Calculators

The IIABC, with funding from the Ministry of Agriculture's Growing Forward 2 program has upgraded the calculator to allow it to be used on smart phones and tablets.

The new calculator should function for all recent browsers that are within the last 2 versions.
There is also a language toggle on the new calculator for French or English.

We are in a BETA testing phase for this summer where both the old calculator and the new calculator will be available to users.

NEW CALCULATOR ACCESS

To access the new calculator, visit this link: ag-calc.irrigationbc.com
OR
You will find access on the www.irrigationbc.com website at the bottom of the page in the same section as the old calculator button.

Your existing scenarios have been brought into the new calculator; you do not need to create new scenarios. However you WILL have to create a new password for your account by taking the following steps:

  1. Go to the new calculator site: ag-calc.irrigationbc.com

  2. Click on the green "Help" button found within the "Returning Users" box on the left

  3. Enter in your registered account's email address and click "Submit"

An email will be sent to the specified email account containing a link to a page where you will be able to reset your password to a random alphanumeric string. You will be able to log into the user management area with this new temporary password and then change it to a more memorable value.

PROVIDING FEEDBACK

The calculator also has a feedback button that will allow users to provide us with any problems that are incurred during this BETA launch. If you encounter any issues with the new calculator, please use the "REPORT GLITCH" button found in the bottom right hand corner of every page.
NOTE: If you are on a mobile phone or iPad, choose the option to the right, "I have found a glitch regarding this page or site as a whole" to submit your glitch.

We are excited to be able to provide you with this new and improved tool to help you with your irrigation scheduling.

Irrigation Industry Association of BC
Irrigation Scheduling Calculator Administration

 

AVIS IMPORTANT CONCERNANT LES OUTILS DE PLANIFICATION DE L'IRRIGATION POUR L'AGRICULTURE ET L'HORTICULTURE

Le IIABC, avec le financement du programme Cultivons l'avenir 2 du ministère de l'Agriculture a mis à jour cet outil afin de permettre son utilisation sur les téléphones intelligents et les tablettes.

Cette nouvelle version devrait fonctionner avec tous les navigateurs récents, soit parmi les 2 dernières versions.
Il y a aussi une fonctionnalité permettant le choix de la langue : français ou anglais.

Nous sommes dans une phase de test bêta pour cet été et les deux versions du ISC, l'ancienne et la nouvelle, seront disponibles aux utilisateurs.

Accès à la nouvelle version de l'ISC

Pour accéder à la nouvelle version, visitez ce lien: ag-calc.irrigationbc.com
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Vous trouverez un lien au bas de la page du site Internet www.irrigationbc.com, dans la même section que le vieux bouton de l'ISC.

Vos scénarios existants ont été transférés dans le nouvel ISC; vous n’avez pas besoin d'en créer de nouveaux. Cependant, vous devrez créer un nouveau mot de passe pour votre compte en suivant les étapes suivantes:

  1. Allez sur le nouveau site du ISC: ag-calc.irrigationbc.com

  2. Cliquez sur le bouton vert "Aide" trouvé dans la boîte "utilisateurs déjà inscrits", à gauche

  3. Entrez l'adresse courriel de votre compte enregistré et cliquez sur «Soumettre»

Un courriel vous sera envoyé à cette adresse et contiendra un lien vers une page où vous serez en mesure de réinitialiser votre mot de passe à une chaîne alphanumérique aléatoire. Vous pourrez ensuite vous connecter à la zone de gestion des utilisateurs avec ce nouveau mot de passe temporaire puis le modifier pour une version plus facile à retenir.

VOS COMMENTAIRES

La calculatrice a également un bouton de rétroaction qui permettra aux utilisateurs de nous signaler tous les problèmes rencontrés pendant ce lancement de la version BETA. Si vous rencontrez des problèmes, s'il vous plaît utilisez le bouton "RAPPORT DE BOGUES" trouvé dans le coin inférieur droit de chaque page.
NB: Si vous utilisez un téléphone mobile ou iPad, choisissez l'option à droite, "j'ai trouvé un bogue dans cette page ou dans le site dans son ensemble" pour soumettre votre problème.

Nous sommes ravis d'être en mesure de vous offrir ce nouvel outil amélioré pour vous aider avec votre planification de l'irrigation.

Irrigation Industry Association of BC
Irrigation Scheduling Calculator Administration

Irrigation Association(U.S.) Online Courses

Learning on Demand
Beginner/Landscape

The IA now offers an Electrical Troubleshooting for Landscape Irrigation Systems course. Learn basic electrical terminology for landscape irrigation systems and how to diagnose common electrical problems found in the field using virtual meters. Develop troubleshooting skills in this interactive class.

IA member $100/Non-member $135

For more info: IA online class descriptions

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