Irrigation Supervisor


Irrigation Supervisor – Atherton Tablelands

Costa is Australia’s leading grower, packer and marketer of premium quality fresh fruit and vegetables.  We nuture our people, cultivate our growing sites and invest in ongoing research and development. 

We are looking for an energetic and experienced team player for our Irrigation Supervisor role with experience in agriculture to join our growing avocado/banana operation in Far North Queensland.

About the Role

The Irrigation Supervisor is primarily responsible for the day to day operation and maintenance of irrigation systems on our banana farm. This role is 5 days a week, however you may be required to work on weekends.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Operation and maintenance of irrigation control systems and irrigation lines
  • Perform soil moisture checks to design and set up irrigation programs
  • Maintain accurate records of programs
  • Scheduling and management in conjunction with the farm manager of irrigation
  • Inject fertiliser/biology as required
About You

 

To be successful in this role you will have demonstrated experience in a similar role as well as:

 

  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Work well autonomously and in a team environment
  • Self-motivated and self-starter
  • Ability to multitask and fulfill multiple roles
  • A strong commitment to safety and quality
  • Good general literacy, numeracy and IT skills
  • Communication skills both verbal and written
  • Good Time Management skills
  • Hold a current Driver's Licence
Please note only short-listed applicants will be contacted and resumes may be kept on file for future vacancies.

 

Full time

Job no: FZEP00469

Location: Queensland, Atherton/Mareeba

Category: Avocado

Closing Date: Wednesday, 29 July 2020