Irrigation Clerk LL (Pasco, WA)
TheJ.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with rootsfirmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses.
Theseendeavors have been around for centuries and will continue to be a vital partof the global economy.
We currently have an Irrigation Clerk position available at our Land & Livestock/Grand View Farms facility in Burbank, WA.
SUMMARY Monitorautomated irrigation system to ensure that water orders are carried out for thesuccessful growing of crops. ESSENTIALDUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESMonitorsactivity of all farm pivots, ensuring that crop managers water orders arebeing followed. Includes watching pivot movements, start and stops, waterdepths, and degrees. Regularly record pivot activity, watching for changesoutside of the prescribed water orders. Monitorsactivity of all farm pump stations to ensure pumps are turned on and off incoordination with water orders, and that all systems are operating correctly. Answersphone calls, taking messages or directing to the correct person; operates truckscale and completes scale tickets to ensure commodities are documented; basicoffice duties to include filing or copying; helps to maintain cleanliness ofoffice. QUALIFICATIONS
Toperform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform eachessential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representativeof the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations maybe made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essentialfunctions. EDUCATIONand/or EXPERIENCEHighschool diploma or general education degree (GED); or one or more months relatedexperience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. LANGUAGESKILLSAbilityto read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively presentinformation in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, andother employees of the organization. MATHEMATICALSKILLSAbilityto add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using wholenumbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rates, ratios, andpercentages. REASONINGABILITYAbilityto solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables insituations where only limited standardization exists.
Ability tointerpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, orschedule form. OTHERSKILLS AND ABILITIESKnowledgeof farm systems or an agriculture background is helpful. PHYSICALDEMANDS
Thephysical demands described here are representative of those that must be met byan employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilitiesto perform the essential functions. Whileperforming the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sitand use hands to handle, manipulate or feel objects, tools, or controls. Theemployee is occasionally required to stand, walk, talk and/or hear. Specificvision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, andthe ability to adjust focus. WORKENVIRONMENT
Thework environment characteristics described here are representative of those anemployee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilitiesto perform the essential functions.
Thenoise level in the work environment is usually moderate. HOW TO APPLYInternalSimplot Candidates:Pleaseapply via Employee Space to JobID #7192 ExternalCandidates:Visitwww.simplot.com/careersSelectJob SearchSelectCurrent OpportunitiesSelectAll Open PositionsApplyto Job ID #7192 Whena position is in the interview stage or has been filled, it will no longerappear on our Simplot Careers website.
If you experience any technicaldifficulties when applying through our online system, please contact ourJRS Talent and Culture department for assistance at email@example.com. **TheJ.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and allqualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regardto race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, genderidentity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mentaldisability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status,marital status, or any other protected status.**