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Irrigation Coordinator


  • Full Time Permanent
  • Be part of a leading global berry brand
  • Hands-on role 

ABOUT US
Driscoll’s Australia is an exciting joint venture company owned by Costa Group -  Australia’s leading integrated growing and marketer of premium quality fresh produce and Driscoll’s (USA) – the world’s market leader in berries.  Partnering with a broad grower base across a national footprint, Driscoll’s Australia supplies year round delicious, branded berries to consumers using exclusively patented varieties developed by our joint venture partners breeding programs. Since our inception we have successfully achieved significant yearly growth and market share, enabling us to become the market leader in our category. 

THE JOB
We have an opportunity for a full-time Irrigation Coordinator to join our growing team based in Cressy, Tasmania. Reporting to the site Production Manager, you will be providing on-site support coordinating all irrigation activities to ensure that plants are irrigated and fertigated to achieve key production requirements.  Some of your key day to day activities will include: 

  • Preparation and maintenance of pipes, sprinklers, drip tape and programming controllers
  • Coordinating the daily irrigation system
  • Performing trouble shooting and maintenance activities
  • Monitoring of crops to ensure accurate timely irrigations
  • Assisting in day to day nursery production activities

To apply, please ensure you are able to meet the following requirements as a minimum: 

  • Certificate 3 in Irrigation or equivalent preferred but not essential 
  • Previous exp. working on a farm or nursery site, with knowledge of irrigation systems
  • Strong communication skills 
  • Full Australian working rights 

JOIN US AT DRISCOLL'S AUSTRALIA
At Driscoll's, we are passionate about berries and our people. We take the time to nurture and invest in our people capabilities to help them grow and prosper. If this role is suitable for you, we would encourage you to apply.

We have recently introduced our Employee Reward & Recognition Program. Employees have access to many benefits, discounts, perks and more! At Driscoll’s, employee engagement and recognition is something we believe is key to maintaining a good company culture and happy workplace! 

Driscoll’s Australia is an exciting joint venture company owned by Costa Group - Australia’s leading integrated growing and marketer of premium quality fresh produce and Driscoll’s (USA) – the world’s market leader in berries.  Partnering with a broad grower base across a national footprint, Driscoll’s Australia supplies year round delicious, branded berries to consumers using exclusively patented varieties developed by our joint venture partners breeding programs. Since our inception we have successfully achieved significant yearly growth and market share, enabling us to become the market leader in our category. 

 

 

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Full time

Job no: KCAR00641

Location: Tasmania – Cressy

Category: Driscolls

Closing Date: Wednesday, 2 December 2020