Employment Opportunities

The Company:

Wisconsin Lake & Pond Resource LLC (WLPR), a small family-owned and operated business, was founded in 2005.

WLPR provides specialized aquatic management services to private and public lakes and ponds throughout Wisconsin. We are a leader in
designing and building high profile recreational water bodies. Our service team oversees all aspects of our development projects from design to completion; services and maintains our clients’ aeration and decorative fountain equipment; and maintains WLPR’s fleet of boats, motors, and application equipment.

Pond Development Foreman – Shop Technician

The Pond Development Foreman – Shop Technician position will work closely with the Pond Development Supervisor. If you enjoy working on the water and being outdoors during the Wisconsin warmer months, working in a shop environment on your own during the Wisconsin colder months, and being part of a fun and energetic team, we encourage you to submit your resume for consideration to [email protected]

Job Summary: 

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, overall assembly, organization, installation, management, and maintenance of lake and pond management equipment which includes aeration and decorative fountain equipment, as well as waterfall pumps. In addition, this position assists the Pond Development Supervisor with the installation of new pond construction components. Peak season work includes spring installation and start-up of all equipment on a timely basis; seasonal repair; fall removal; and winter inspection/light maintenance.

Specific Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform installation and maintenance support of pond management equipment
  • Assist in the installation of new pond construction components (*)
  • • Assist pond & lake management teams with application of aquatic products including algaecides, herbicides, bacteria, enzymes, and dye to aquatic resources (**)

General Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist the WLPR team manage, organize, and maintain company shop/warehouse
  • Assist the WLPR team maintain company owned boats, motors, sprayer equipment, and trailers
  • Promote new business to current and prospective clients
  • Maintain current customer relations to ensure overall customer satisfaction
  • Represent WLPR professionally in order to increase general sales of equipment and services
  • Demonstrate self-initiative of learning and growing in this company/industry to help WLPR be more efficient and effective with internal processes and servicing customers

Required Qualifications:

  • Prior demonstrated knowledge and experience with light maintenance of mechanical and electrical components
  • Good driving record
  • General knowledge of hand tools
  • Strong swimmer
  • Ability to work out of small boats
  • Prior demonstrated knowledge and experience operating small boats and motors
  • Ability to lift up to 75 lbs.
  • Ability to work long hours in various weather conditions during peak season
  • Ability to pass pre-employment drug screen and background check
  • Demonstrated proficiency in the use of computers, iPads, cell phones, and Microsoft product software
  • Ability to communicate effectively

Additional Preferred Skills/Licenses   

  • Ability to drive light construction equipment (skid steer, forklift, etc.)
  • Ability to read construction grading plans
  • Commercial Driver License (CDL)

General Information

Work Environment:

  • Employee subject to working in various weather conditions during peak season
  • Frequently walking, standing, stooping, bending, reaching and pulling
  • Medium noise levels from operating and working around small boats and equipment
  • Lifting required up to 75 lbs.
  • Employee subject to working inside and on a computer during non‑peak season
  • Employee subject to infrequent overnight stays

Company Training:

  • (*) Company provided wedge welding equipment training
  • (**) Company provided test for Category 5: Aquatic & Mosquito Commercial Applicator Certification

Compensation and Benefit Package:

• Full time hourly position (40+ hours/week) plus seasonal overtime
• Employee health insurance (per current WLPR plan)
• Paid time off and paid major holidays (per WLPR handbook)
• Company Simple IRA retirement plan after probation period
• Company provided business cell phone, WLPR shirts/sweatshirts, Personal
Protection Equipment, and Personal Flotation Device

Location and Work Hours:

  • Wisconsin Lake & Pond Resource LLC, N7828 Town Hall Road, Eldorado, WI
  • Full-time position:
    • Monday – Friday 7:00-5:00 (peak season which is April-September)
      Extended hours required during peak season
    • Monday – Friday 7:00-3:00 (non‑peak season which is October-March)

Wisconsin Lake & Pond Resource, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage all qualified minorities, women, veterans, and disabled individuals to apply.