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Irrigationist

Perdaman Global Services Pty Ltd on behalf of Delroy Orchards

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$90k ~ $100k
Work type
Full Time
Contract type
Permanent
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Market insights based on all Agriculture, Horticulture, Animal & Fishing jobs in Western Australia
Estimated range
$90k - $100k
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Full job description

Delroy Orchards is seeking an Irrigationist. As an Irrigationist, you will be required to manage and operate existing large-scale tree and a vine crop irrigation network and program as well as assist in the designing and development of new systems for greenfield horticultural developments.

Your duties will include:

  • Operation and maintenance of pumping system
  • Operation of MAIT control system
  • Collect and analyze incoming data for use in irrigation scheduling
  • Gather data on soil moisture and match to probe data, advising management of any anomalies;
  • Monitor regional climatic conditions and schedule irrigation applications accordingly
  • Monitor all electronic soil moisture devices
  • Design, implement, and draw conclusions from alternative irrigation application methods; ie drip versus sprayers
  • Supervise and assist with general irrigation maintenance
  • Ad-hoc irrigation duties as required including flushing valves, washing field filters, tape fixing, boundary run, drip tape emitter testing, dam measurements.

To be eligible, you must have:

At least a relevant AQF Cert II or equivalent and at least 1 year (20+hpw) relevant post qualifications experience

OR

Have at least 2 years (38+hpw) relevant experience

Salary: $55,000.00 – $60,000.00 per year

Job details
Date posted
23 Sep 2021
Expiring date
23 Oct 2021
Category
Agriculture, Animal & Fishing
Occupation
Other
Estimated
$90k ~ $100k
Contract type
Permanent
Work type
Full Time
Job mode
Standard/Business Hours

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