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Rain Bird Overview

Azusa, CA
201 to 500 employees
1933
Company - Private
Industrial Manufacturing
$50 to $100 million (USD) per year
Rain Bird is the global leader in the irrigation industry, manufacturing water conservation irrigation systems for agriculture, golf courses, sports fields and residential and commercial landscapes. Found in over 130 countries, the company offers over 4,000 products, including ... Read more

Mission: Rain Bird's mission is to be the global irrigation industry leader by:

- Profitably providing defect-free, high-value products and services that promote the intelligent use of water for worldwide irrigation applications.Read more

Company Updates

  • Rain Bird IC System, pump stations, and Version 8 Central Control software are the stars of the Golf Industry show at our booth! Lots of folks looking for new ways to renovate their courses for greater watering efficiency.

  • In December our US Landscape Sales team met in Las Vegas for a week of update meetings and new product training. Rain Bird believes in investing in our people. Great to have everyone together to get ready for 2018.

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Rain Bird – Why Work For Us?


Excel at Rain Bird

Come help us make a difference.

Water is at the forefront of a global movement to better utilize our earth’s precious resources. And Rain Bird is a major force in helping the world use water more intelligently.

Our products are used all over the world for agriculture, golf courses, commercial facilities and homes. And, they do more than just distribute water. Rain Bird products make a real difference in the world around us. As one of our employees recently observed, “Rain Bird products help bring food, beauty, and recreation to peoples’ lives.”

We are always looking for qualified individuals who are seeking a challenging career in engineering, sales, marketing, and operations. If you are a self-starter, someone who relishes setting goals and exceeding them, someone with an entrepreneurial spirit, then we’d like to talk to you. And, we think you’ll like what you hear.

Learn more about working at Rain Bird. (link to rainbird.com/corporate/careers)


Our employees thrive on challenges.

We’re a global company that is known for developing the highest-quality products that help the world use water more intelligently. What we do at Rain Bird makes a real difference in people’s lives.

Rain Bird employees consistently cite these reasons they enjoy working here:

  • Challenging work opportunities in engineering, sales, marketing and operations
  • Ethical company that values the community and the environment
  • Excellent career growth and advancement
  • Good compensation and benefit programs
  • Bright, enthusiastic and motivated people
  • Employees are trusted and given autonomy
  • Team orientation with a positive work environment

Whether you are interested in a job in manufacturing, engineering, operations, distribution, sales, marketing, finance, or human resources, a career at Rain Bird is something you would find very rewarding.

Learn more about working at Rain Bird. (link to rainbird.com/corporate/careers)

A world of opportunity.

A benefit to working at Rain Bird is that we’re involved in interesting projects in a variety of environments all around the world. From designing landscape irrigation of soccer fields in Brazil, to engineering a golf course sprinkler system at a resort in Dubai, to developing a residential water conservation project in Riverside County, California, Rain Bird plays an important role in helping the world use water intelligently.

As a member of the Rain Bird team, you could work on projects like these or others featured on our website.

Learn more about working at Rain Bird. (link to rainbird.com/corporate/careers)

National Mall In Washington DC         

Brazil 2016 Multi Sports Event            

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Giving back to our communities

Community engagement is an important part of our corporate values and beliefs.  At Rain Bird, we take pride in our involvement with our local communities.  Our company and our employees have a long-term commitment to volunteering in a diverse group of charitable activities including:

  • The United Way
  • Community Food Bank
  • Ronald McDonald House
  • The Southern Arizona Humane Society
  • Save the Beach Clean-up days
  • The Adopt-a-Family program

Rain Bird makes numerous product donations to organizations like Habitat for Humanity, as well as local schools and community green spaces.

 

Learn more about working at Rain Bird. (link to rainbird.com/corporate/careers)

  


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    "Coming to Rain Bird was one of the best professional decisions I have made"

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    I have been working at Rain Bird full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    It really is a global company and the chance you are given to learn and be a part of the decision-making process is something I never experienced in my previous roles

    You get to work with the best of the best. Because of Rain Bird recruiting strategy and the level of detail they put into it, you really end up working with the best people in the world.

    Senior staff and upper management are really approachable without the bureaucracy you experience in other companies.

    You never get bored. You are presented with new challenges and projects all the time and it definitely keeps you interested and motivated.

    Promotions and career development are highly encouraged.

    Cons

    Benefits for positions in Mexico could be improved.
    Not a lot of formal training, coaching or mentoring opportunities.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work!

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Rain Bird Interviews

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    I applied through a recruiter. I interviewed at Rain Bird (San Diego, CA) in June 2016.

    Interview

    Went over highlights of all the projects I had worked on for the last 10 years or so. Interviewer's asked more detailed questions about work experience that pertained to their current project(s).

    Interview Questions

    • Can you describe in detail one of the projects that you worked on and your responsibilities?   Answer Question
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Rain Bird Awards & Accolades

  • Circle of Excellence Award, National Business Research Institute (NBRI) (2015, 2016, 2017, 2017

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