Job Detail

Irrigation Leading Hand - Burdekin

28 February 2020

  • Location: QLD Other
  • Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
  • Reference No. 1637271


  • Large scale modern farm
  • Market leading Innovative company
  • Supply Australian and overseas markets
Our client is a large Agricultural production company with operations in horticultural crops (trickle irrigation) and sugarcane (flood irrigation). They are seeking an Irrigation Leading Hand with experience in installing, maintaining and trouble-shooting flood and modern drip irrigation systems.

Located near Ayr, they have secure water supply. 
The role:
  • Reporting to the Farm Manager, establish, maintain, operate and fix Flood and Trickle Irrigation and Fertigation systems
  • Work with managers, external advisors and operating staff in a highly integrated business  
  • Understand the urgency of intensive production with an emphasis on forward planning
  • General tractor work and Machinery operation: Forklifts and Heavy Vehicles
The ideal candidate:  
  • Extensive experience in Flood and Drip Irrigation in Agriculture / Horticulture
  • Well organised, methodical and timely.
  • Good understanding of irrigation systems including installation, maintenance and trouble shooting
  • Experience in horticultural production or irrigated broad acre production 
  • Current licenses including forklift and Heavy Vehicle
  • Able to and prepared to work outdoors
This is an exciting opportunity with role autonomy but mentors available to debrief with. 

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