IRRIGATION TECHNICIAN

Job Description

We are looking for an enthusiastic young person looking for a career in irrigation to join us in a thriving technical industry.
We are looking for someone who loves problem solving, is good with technology and would relish a mix of field and office work.
Rapidly advancing technology in the irrigation field to cloud-based control systems mean there is plenty of scope for bright young minds.
Some formal training in science, engineering or IT would be ab advantage with this role. No former irrigation experience is necessary. It may suit graduate or part completed university graduate, the role requires both physical acumen and problem solving or system development skills.
Applicants may be offered an Irrigation Apprenticeship; a good attitude and a willingness to learn are the most sought characteristics.
The key skills we are looking for include:
• Ability to work under pressure
• Physically fit
• Problem solving skills
• Ability to meet deadlines
• Attention to detail
• Ability to work in a team or independently
• Willingness to learn

ABOUT US
Irrigation Services is a leading company specialising in pumping and filtration, irrigation systems, water supplies, frost and effluent design. We provide these services to orchards, vineyards, farms and councils.
We are a family owned business, with branches in Hawke’s Bay, Wairarapa and Central Otago.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Job type:

Full Time

Location:

Hastings

Listed:

25-01-2019

Closes:

25-02-2019

Reference:

75551