Irrigation Supervisor / Leading Hand / 2IC

TYPE : Permanent / Full Time
POSITION : Agribusiness & Farming


The Recruitment People are a business providing Recruitment & HR solutions.

We are currently assisting our client in their search for an Irrigation Leading Hand / Supervisor

  • Excellent competitive package
  • Good career progression opportunities with a secure company
  • Great employee rewards & benefits

Working at an Orchard near Griffith / Hillston region, NSW, your role will be to support the Irrigation Manager, actively contributing to the enhanced productivity of the farm. (Farm size: 1000 ha)

Duties include:

  • Maintain and managed orchard irrigation equipment, ensuring good working conditions and the safety of equipment.
  • Oversea irrigation tech’s
  • Ensure irrigation process is followed for maximum yield of Orchard crop – nuts
  • Manage & maintain irrigation systems & processes to ensure –
    • soil moisture data is collected and recorded accurately.
    • Weed control and land preparation
    • Assist with fertilizing and fertigation.
    • Assist with weed spraying.

  To be successful you will have:

  • Relevant trade qualification is preferred but not essential & good working knowledge of irrigation systems is required.
  • Experience as an Irrigation Leading Hand is preferred, however someone with the right attitude would be considered
  • Excellent interpersonal skill-communication, problem solving skills.
  • Build relationships and develop and foster an interpersonal understanding with staff.
  • Current driver’s licence.

  If you have the right experience and are looking to join a well-established business, at a farm with a supportive team, please apply.  Shortlisted applications will be contacted.

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