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March

Crop Irrigation Workers

BACKPACKER JOBS - Maffra, NSW

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Source: uWorkin

JOB DESCRIPTION

Your role:

Working under the direct supervision of the Assistant Farm Manager, you will be responsible for all aspects of crop irrigation including:

•Monitoring crops
•Walking fields several times a week, checking moisture content othe soil
•Planning, scheduling and programming Irrigation through Netafim Irrigation controllers
•Entering Data into pre-made Microsoft Excel spreadsheets.
•Planning, scheduling and programming weekly fertigation requirements
•Required maintenance and repairs to irrigation systems
•Calculate amounts and load fertilizer to fertilizer distribution tanks
•With the help and guidance of the farm manager determine correct fertigation amounts
•Monitor evaporation levels using on farm technology.
•Install, and maintain sprinkler systems in good working order
•Follow all OH&S policies and procedures and work in a safe manner that does not affect your own safety and that of others
• Undertake workplace inductions
• Carry out other duties as required
Are you the right person for the job?
Ideally the person would have:
•Possess and promote positive attitude in the workplace environment
•Be a team player who leads by example
•Be computer literate
•Demonstrated application of functional and technical knowledge and skills to perform the job competently
•Communicates effectively with internal and external clients to provide responsive, accurate and relevant information and service provision.
•Hands on approach with strong practical skills

Additional Information

•A non-Smoking policy applies to all Dicky Bill Australia Pty Ltd buildings.

These include:

•motor vehicles, toilets, sheds, cold rooms. The only exception to this policy are areas which have been clearly designated as smoking areas
•Staff are to actively participate in consultation and communication with supervisors and management regarding health, safety and well-being.
•Staff are to comply with all provisions of the relevant workplace, health and safety legislation, well -being responsibilities and procedures developed by the company.
•Must have a current C class driver’s licence as a minimum

Not a backpacker? That's ok. We accept applications from Australian citizens, permanent residents, international students as well as working holiday visa holders. If you are qualified for this position, please register and apply via the form below.