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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, residential and commercial landscapes.

Operating in over 130 countries, the company offers over ... Read more

Mission: Rain Bird's mission is to be the global irrigation industry leader by:
-Advocating for The Intelligent Use of Water, our most valuable natural resource.
- Providing defect-free, high-value products and services that promote the intelligent ... 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.

  • Rain Bird strives to assemble a team of smart and innovative people who are passionate about water conservation and have a wide variety of industry experiences—and who are ready to get in the thick of things to come up with creative solutions. Come grow with us!

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Rain Bird – Why Work For Us?


Come grow with us!

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 distributing 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)


"Rain Bird hires the best."
- Cathy, Associate Marketing Program Manager


At Rain Bird, we not only develop great products to make the world greener, we also develop great people in sales, marketing, finance, engineering, manufacturing, and human resources careers. We hire high-caliber, high-potential employees who are looking for the chance to grow and make a difference on the job and in the world around us.

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

  • Advocating for water conservation and taking care of our natural resources
  • Challenging work opportunities in engineering, sales, marketing and operations
  • Excellent career growth and advancement on a global level
  • Excellent compensation and benefits 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!

One of the amazing things about working at Rain Bird is that we’re involved in many 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 have the great opportunity of working on similar projects. We value innovation and new ideas as one of our strongest corporate values. 

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

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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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    Pros

    It is fascinating to get to meet in the same place the best-talented individuals that share the same passion as you. Brilliant co-workers, international exposure, ownership of your process and autonomy, are only a few of the things I highly appreciate of Rain Bird.

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    The company keeps you busy. But rather than a con, it is a challenge that pays off!

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    Keep the good job towards the employees.

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    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).

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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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