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Customer Service Representative
Irrigation Service Technician
Laborers / Tech Assistants
Pond / Mosquito Technician
Turf Technician
Duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Answering a high volume of inbound calls on a day-to-day basis.
  • Making outbound calls to schedule service, and confirm appointments.
  • Phone and email interaction with customers.
  • Daily use of scheduling software.
  • Interaction with service and install teams.
  • Light office work, such as scanning documents, filing and preparing outgoing mail.
Full-time positions are Monday through Friday, 9 am until 5 pm, with occasional Saturdays, from 9 am until 2 pm.

Part-time positions are Monday through Friday, 12 pm until 5 pm, with occasional Saturday, from 9 am until 2 pm.

These are SEASONAL POSITIONS, and will work through mid-November.

Experience in a high-volume call center environment is helpful, but not required. We will train you for success in this role.
Duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Must be available to work Monday through Saturday during peak season times
    (April – July and Mid-September through November).
  • Able to effectivley communicate with customers and other team members in a friendly professional manner.
  • Must have knowledge that pertains to irrigation both electrical and hydraulics.
  • Understands the workings of irrigation systems and the proper process to diagnose issues on these systems.
  • Interaction with service and install teams.
  • Ability to carry out specific instructions given by leadership.
  • Maintain organized paperwork and data entry for appointments.
  • Possess time management skills to prioritize and meet deadlines.
  • Be flexible to work independently and with other team members.
  • Ability to work in changing conditions in the work environment.
  • Must have a valid Driver’s License and reliable transportation.
  • Starting Pay $16 - $25 PER HOUR (based on experience)
Benefits:
  • Company phone
  • Sales bonuses
  • Paid for lunch (30 minutes) and for drive time between jobs
  • Paid Holidays after 1st year
  • All irrigation related training paid for by Carefree
Duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Valid driver’s license preferred but not required (To be eligible for advancement to service tech this is required)
  • Reliable transportation.
  • Ability to take instructions from senior employees and service techs.
  • Ability to work in changing conditions in the work environment.
  • Background in landscaping and or irrigation preferred but not required.
Benefits:
  • Starting pay $14 - $16 per hour
  • Rapid advancement for hard-working, fast-learners
  • Paid from punch in through punch out (this includes drive time between jobs and lunch)
  • Paid Holidays after 1st year
  • All irrigation related training paid for by Carefree
  • Paid, on the job training
Duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Apply fertilizer to customers' yards.
  • Core aeration and overseeding of properties.
  • Identify various lawn diseases and insects.
  • Ability to lift and carry 50+ pounds occasionally, for short distances.
  • Working with hand tools (channel locks, basic tools).
  • Work effectively on your own and as part of a team.
  • Cross sell customer on additional Carefree services (Additional money making opportunity for you as a technician).
Job Requirements:
  • Ability to work Monday - Friday 7am - 5pm and occasional Saturdays 7am – 3pm (hours vary during these days and times)
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Work outdoors in varying weather conditions
  • Strong work ethic
  • Good work history
  • Reliable transportation to and from shop
  • Basic knowledge of lawn care
  • Licensed by the Illinois Department of Agriculture or ability to obtain within 30 days (paid for by Carefree)
Duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Apply control products to ponds to remove aquatic weeds and undesirable vegetation.
  • Rake/clean out expired algae and debris.
  • Installation and removal of pond fountains and aerators.
  • Apply mosquito control products to residential landscapes.
  • Installation and maintenance of automatic mosquito misting systems.
Job Requirements:
  • Valid IL driver’s license with a clean driving record.
  • Strong work ethic.
  • Ability to lift and carry 50+ pounds occasionally, for short distances.
  • Work outdoors in varying weather conditions; rain, wind, low temperatures.
  • Seasonal work, Mid-March through Mid-November.

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